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Transformers #8

Writer: Daniel Warren Johnson Artist: Jorge Corona Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: May 8, 2024 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 12 User Reviews: 21
8.7Critic Rating
8.9User Rating

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As the Autobots and Decepticons make some tough choices to survive on Earth, the return of SPOILER will change the war on Cybertron forever.

  • 10
    Lyles Movie Files - Jeffrey Lyles May 8, 2024

    Transformers #8 is another can't miss issue of the series as so much plays out in every issue. With Megatron back on the board things are definitely heating up assuring this title is in no danger of cooling off anytime soon. Read Full Review

  • 9.8
    The Comicbook Dispatch - dragoncache May 8, 2024

    Friends hurt each other yet draw strength from togetherness, while brokenness, pity, and vengeance rock Autobots, Decepticons, and Humans alike in Transformers #8. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    Graphic Policy - Brant Lewis May 9, 2024

    Transformers #8 is another win for this super-strong comic book series. As Johnson and Corona widen the net of characters and expand on the mythology thoughtfully, the issue proves that the series keeps gaining steam. Johnson and Corona prove to be a winning team as they explore the beloved franchise and understand the crucial emotional core that lies in the center of it. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Gonkbonk - Javier Reyes May 10, 2024

    With an issue loaded with multiple story threads, Transformers #8 lays the groundwork for intriguing developments as the Autobots and Decepticons prepare for the steps in their timeless battle. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Comic Watch - Anthony Bergamini May 8, 2024

    Transformers #8 is a heartfelt continuation to the second arc that identifies the humanity within all of these characters, despite their side in the current conflict. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AIPT - Crooker May 8, 2024

    A fantastically rich issue densely packed with great storytelling and character beats; more than worth the bang of your buck. Read Full Review

  • 9.0 - Chase Magnett May 8, 2024

    Although there are some issues of consistency in portraying the scale of Transformers, there's no denying that panels emphasizing scale will still leave readers demanding more. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Nerd Initiative - Ken M. May 8, 2024

    With new leadership in place, the Decepticons take action in another solid issue from the Energon Universe. Johnsons writing leans into the emotional themes from a never-ending fight. Corona, Spicer and Wooten compliment the dialogue with fantastic imagery. Combined, it solidifies why this series is on many pull lists. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Comical Opinions - Gabriel Hernandez May 8, 2024

    TRANSFORMERS #8 gives you action, cameos, emotional depth, and wow moments. It's not immediately clear where the train is headed within the context of the Energon Universe, but for now, it's great enough to sit back and enjoy the ride. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Comic Book Revolution - Kevin Lainez May 6, 2024

    Transformers #8 is an incredible display of storytelling. Daniel Warren Johnson and Jorge Corona make sure the reader understands how seriously they must take every character moment and event that takes place in this series. This is truly a must-read comic book. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    The Comic Book Spot - Logan Dalton May 12, 2024

    If there's been one concern with the Transformers series, it's been that it doesn't feel like an anchor book of the Energon Universe. I found Duke and Cobra Commander to be much stronger in its world-building contributions. However, don't let that stop you from reading the series and this issue. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Crusaders - Andrew Roby May 13, 2024

    f you've been looking for a well-written fresh take on the Transformers, Energon Universe is great, and it's just getting started. Read Full Review

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