Looking back at Comics – Transformers G1 US #6

Original release date: March 1985 When did I read it first: Around August 1991 when it was published in Hungary (with issue #5 bundled in the same comic book) Cover Well this is certainly a far cry from your usual “action pose” shot on the cover… Megatron and Shockwave are shown fighting, with Shockwave blasting…

Looking back at comics – Transformers G1 US #5

Original release date: February 1985 When did I read it first: Around August 1991 when it was published in Hungary (with issue #6 bundled in the same comic book) Cover The cover-image shows a rather menacing-looking Shockwave, with the weapon-hand smoking, as if it had just been used recently. Behind him, the words “ARE ALL…

Looking back at comics – Transformers “Generation 1” US #4

Original release date: December 4th, 1984 This issue was the second part of the first comic that I read back in the day (the Hungarian comics bundled 2 issues in one) Cover Titled “The Autobots’ Last Stand!”, the cover image does a good job putting that into picture. A few Autobots (Optimus Prime, Huffer, Bluestreak…

Looking back at comics – Transformers “Generation 1” US #3

  Original release date: October 2nd, 1984 Back in ’91, this was the first issue of the US comic series I ever read, when it got released in Hungary. Cover Looking back, this is one of the more bizarre covers, with Spiderman swinging around Megatron, in the process of wrapping him up in his web-strings,…

Looking back at comics – Transformers “Generation 1” US #1

Original release date: May 8th 1984 I did not read this issue during the time the series was recent, the German TF comics mainly reprinted UK issues and with the Hungarian TF comics I only started at the second magazine, translating to US issue #3 (each magazine bundled 2 US issues, though some were skipped…