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June 24th, 2009

MTV's Splash Page covers Transformers comic books through the years

The MTV sub-site dedicated to comic books known as "Splash Page" has posted an article that briefly describes the major eras in Transformers comic book history, starting with the Marvel Comics series all the way to the current IDW Continuity. Read the full article here.

Revenge of the Fallen Depthcharge Reviewed

Aquatic Transformers are rather uncommon. Most years, you see maybe one or two "boat based" Transformers at the most. This year one of the first is Depthcharge, a heroic Autobot who transforms into a military naval vessel. Read my review of Revenge of the Fallen Depthcharge here.

Kansas City Star interviews "Revenge of the Fallen" actress Megan Fox

The Kansas City Star has posted an interview with Megan Fox, who portrays Mikaela Banes in "Transformers" and this summer's sequel "Revenge of the Fallen". Fox discusses women and their portrayal in movies and her own image. She also talks about her upcoming role in "Jonah Hex", a film based on the DC Comics character of the same name. Read the entire Kansas Star interview here.

"Revenge of the Fallen" Press Reviews

Reviews for "Revenge of the Fallen" have begun to appear online at major news venues and fan sites. Here are some quotes from various reviews:

San Francisco Chronicle
"Funny, percussive and 20 minutes too long, the film could do with less of its overserious Pyramids battle climax. "

New York Daily News interviews "Revenge of the Fallen" actress Isabel Lucas

Megan Fox isn't the only key female character in "Revenge of the Fallen". The "Transformers" sequel introduces Alice, a potential love interest for Sam. The Australian actress was cast after being on the HBO series "The Pacific", due next year. It was Spielberg himself who suggested her for the role. Despite rumors to the contrary, she insists she and costar Shia LaBeouf are not romantically linked. "She laughs off the rumor, and insists LaBeouf is nothing more than a friend." the article states.

June 23rd

Megan Fox rocks the red carpet at "Revenge of the Fallen" premieres

Gossip web site The Superficial has galleries featuring Megan Fox as she dressed to impress at various "Revenge of the Fallen" premieres throughout the world.

The cars of "Revenge of the Fallen" featured on USAToday

USA Today has posted a gallery of the vehicles from "Revenge of the Fallen". This includes the Bumblebee Camaro and Sideswipe Corvette. The pictures even include a shot of Tyrese from his appearance at the Botcon party! You may view the gallery here.

"Revenge of the Fallen" Scout Class Dead End reviewed

You know you're one scary 'bot when other Decepticons think you're creepy! Meet Dead End, one of the neatest Scout Class figures to come out of the Transformers line in a while. Read my full review of Scout Class Revenge of the Fallen Dead End to find out about this figure and see pictures!

Exclusive IDW "Defiance" cover at Best Buy

Starting this week, fans can purchase can get an exclusive Defiance cover and an Alliance digital comics included with the Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen DVD at Best Buy. The set includes exclusive footage and codes to unlock content on Best Buy's site. You can read IDW Publishing's full article here. Thanks to Tigh Lory for the heads up!

"Revenge of the Fallen" Movie Review

Thanks to fellow fan Donnelly Shah (aka Galvatron1) of the Transformers NYC Meetup Group, I was able to see an advance screening of "Revenge of the Fallen" last night. Head on over to the movies section to read my full review of "Revenge of the Fallen".