In ''Dispatches,'' TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED series head writer Marty Isenberg, along with artist Dario Brizuela take a brand new look at the story behind the AUTOBOTS' arrival on Earth. You've seen the Transformers Animated movie, but do you know the whole story? You will... as ULTRA MAGNUS, SENTINEL PRIME, STARSCREAM, BLACKARACHNIA, and many more tell their sides of the story that started it all!
The original comic based on the hit TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED series on Cartoon Network continues here! TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED series head writer Marty Isenberg and artist Dario Brizuela continue their all new tales of Detroit's favorite alien robots with ''Attention Surplus Disorder,'' in which the AUTOBOTS clash with Detroit's FORMER favorite hero, who's craving to steal the spotlight back from the giant cybernetic upstarts. Also, in the backup story ''Whatever Happened to Whatisname?'', Isenberg teams with artist Marcelo Matere to tell the untold tale of what became of a certain DECEPTICON after his defeat by the AUTOBOTS. The answer may surprise and disturb you!
A special standalone tale concludes the first-ever TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED miniseries. The AUTOBOT Elite Guard sets into motion a plan to use a captive STARSCREAM to help create a first: A flying AUTOBOT! But they get much more than they bargained for! Twice as much in fact: witness the debut of JETFIRE and his twin brother JETSTORM!
During the Great War between the TRANSFORMERS and the DECEPTICONS, the Decepticons unleashed a terrible new weapon called Cosmic Rust. Ratchet, an experienced medic, can't fight Cosmic Rust on his own. Can an AUTOBOT and a DECEPTICON-two 'Bots of Science-work together to stop the damage? Find out in this specially formatted graphic novel, created for young readers!