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Oct 19

Stasis Pod Episode 117 Addendum: The Evil Meteor

Sep 07

In Memory of Alex

Early in the morning on Monday, September 4th, I lost my dear friend and co-host Alex to a fatal pulmonary embolism. Alex was the first person I had in mind when I created these podcasts. I’d known them* for ages from #wiigii! — they rode with me to BotCon 2007, on the maiden voyage of …

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May 26

An Iacon Underground Radio Poll:

May 27

MTMTE #41 Recap: The Sensuous Frame

Alas, I was dealing with Life Stuff last month and couldn’t get a recap together for #40, but I have returned! Okay, so one person on Twitter asked about it, but that’s pretty much all it takes. The Lost Lights finds the missing Vis Vitalis just in time to learn that its captain Thunderclash, the most …

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May 13

Alex Milne Reveals New Designs For MTMTE Female Autobots

Over on his Tumblr, More Than Meets The Eye artist Alex Milne has revealed his designs for a few new female Autobots who’ll be showing up with the crew of Thunderclash’s Vis Vitalis, a few of whom were revealed on the cover to MTMTE #41. The characters he’s shown off so far are (G1 veteran) …

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May 12

In Comic Shops This Week

More Than Meets The Eye Vol. 7 For those who prefer to wait for the trades to pick up MTMTE. Volume 7 includes the Days of Deception storyline that ran through issues #34-38.

Apr 22

Introducing Stasis Pod: The Beast Wars Podcast!

We here at Iacon Underground do like things other than just More Than Meets The Eye. Every Wednesday, four of us – Trixter (Jen), awa64 (Alex), strangefour (David), and Rob – are getting together for a new podcast that discusses every episode of the groundbreaking Beast Wars TV series! In Episode 00 we discus where Transformers …

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Apr 08

MTMTE #39 Recap: The Permanent Revolution

Tarn discovers that Megatron has renounced the Decepticon cause! But will Decepticon rebel and DJD target Deathsaurus be willing to work with him to build a brave new future? How many Japanese G1 characters can you spot aboard his Warworld? And just how sad am I that Hellbat was wasted on Drift: Empire of Stone? …

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Mar 04

MTMTE #38 Recap: Elegant Chaos, Part 3: [Title Redacted]

The Elegant Chaos arc reaches its end here. Five million years in the past Brainstorm stands before a half-finished Megatron, finger on the trigger, as Rodimus and the others rush to save reality as they know it by saving one of the universe’s greatest tyrants. In the present Megatron, Ultra Magnus, and Perceptor can only …

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Feb 04

MTMTE #37 Recap: Elegant Chaos, Part 2: STET

It’s never easy to assess the middle chapter of a story. The potential of a setup is at least somewhat apparent, and a grand conclusion can sweep the audience away, but middle chapters can falter in so many ways that aren’t even apparent until the story reaches that grand conclusion. In the heat of the …

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