Transformers U.K. Vol. 1 #160


“Salvage!, Part 1″ -- 11 pages

  • written by Simon Furman
  • art by Lee Sullivan
  • set on 1 April 1988
  • Richard Branson has Megatron raised from the Thames river, but he’s immediately stolen by Shockwave’s minions
  • after his fall (in Transformers Vol. 1 #39), Shockwave’s begun using the original Decepticon base on Earth (from the first few U.S. issues)
  • Shockwave’s interest in Megatron follows up on his plan to use Megatron against Galvatron (hatched in Transformers U.K. Vol. 1 #153, although so much has happened since then that it’s a little odd Shockwave would still have the same plan)
  • Autobots revive Ultra Magnus

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Transformers: Headmasters #1Original Transformers Comics: 1988

U.K. series writer Simon Furman began 1988 with “The Legacy of Unicron!” — a story that (like Transformers: The Movie) took place entirely in the future timeline. (He would also begin 1989 and 1990 with… [more]

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