Viz Media has announced "Transformers: The Manga Volume 1". This series will collect the Generation 1 manga strips from Japan's "TV Magazine" from the 1980's. "TV Magazine" is a monthly children's magazine published by Kodansha Ltd. in Japan. It covers a wide range of media from television shows to toys to video games. During the Generation 1 era, the Manga in "TV Magazine" was best known among fans for providing the only media at the time for series like Zone and Operation: Combination.