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The Ark II compendium

Discussion in 'Transformers Comics Discussion' started by Nerroth, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. Nerroth

    Nerroth Alea iacta est.

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    I picked this up today!

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    As I said over at the IDW boards, it's awesome.

    Included are characters which I have a big interest in, such as Metalhawk and Star Saber - which I have been working into my fics, albeit with some alternate takes on them - and it gives a good insight into the alien worlds and civilisations and technologies that one encounters in the various Japanese series.


    And I won't have to worry about whether an artist will have a reference piece when asking for awkward commission at future conventions!

    Ha ha... you're in for it now, fufufufufufufu...


    So, anyone else pick this up yet, and if so, what do you make of it?
     
  2. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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    I have both of them, their nice and decently priced. I would love to see som traditional ArtBooks on the various Japanese series as well.
     
  3. Nerroth

    Nerroth Alea iacta est.

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    I do like how the authors used symbols from the various Planet Force chips - such as those for Earth and Animatros - on the pages referring to non-TF characters!
     
  4. Misatokitty

    Misatokitty The Major

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    A friend of mine got this while he was in town when it came out... I had a quick flick through and wasn't impressed. But wasn't impressed with the first one, either. Was not a G1 cartoon fan.

    Only thing I liked was the headmasters.