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The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #34

What does the Covenant of Primus have to do with the IDW Universe? Find out in this weeks review of RID issue 34, (soon to be shortened to just "Transformers") as Dave, Gruffy and Turnbull discuss! Theories and explanations ahoy! Plus #browncrayon [Explicit]

Direct download: RID34.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 8:13pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #33

Thanks for your patience as Dave, Gruffy and Turnbull finally sit down to chat about RID 33 and make horse jokes instead. Saddle up to this excellent review of a Cybertron centric issue that brings back a favorite character we haven’t heard from in a year. [Explicit]

Direct download: RID33.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 7:02pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #32

Three reviewers get into the depths of RID issue 32 and all it’s sneaky reveals. Find out what Thundercracker finds and hear the discussion on which human may be returning to the comics soon? All this and more in this weeks issue and review of Robots In Disguise! [Explicit]

Direct download: RID32.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 5:57pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #31

Join Dave, Gruffy, and new comer Geoff as we review Robots In Disguise issue 31! Find out whats up with Jazz… and most importantly, PROWL!

Direct download: RID31.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 7:05pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #30

Team RID brings on guest Chris McFeely to review issue 30! Which character brings more pain? Prowl, Galvatron, or SkyLynx? Check out our review find out who takes the issue! And all the theories that fly in the end… [Explicit]

Direct download: RID30.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 5:46am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #29

Dave leads the review of Robots In Disguise #29! Sadly this time Buster's favorite reviewer, Suzy does not join the team. Tune in find out what happens on Earth, what the Decepticons do, and the Autobots… and maybe a few shady characters in between! (WARNING: Spoilers of MTMTE's last issue within.) [Explicit]

Direct download: RID29.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 6:15pm EDT

The Underbase Review Robots In Disguise #28

RID is back and we have our Beast Hunters Team to review issue 28! But throw in the good ship Continuity, Josh Boyfriend, homemade brew, Buster, and moments of weirdness. Also the podcast is podcast bombed by Suzy. It's a cracking issue! [Explicit]

Direct download: RID28.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 5:04am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #27

Here it is, Team RID is giving their last review of Dark Cybertron #11! And then on to the finale! (At which point we switch books!) How does Matt, Andy and Chris take the death of a hero? Well, tune in and find out! [Explicit]

Direct download: RID27.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 6:21pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #26

It all kicks off between Titans and Primes in this reviewed issue of RID 26, Dark Cybertron chapter 9. Is it an ending or a beginning? Matt, Chris, and Andy give their opinions of what's going on and what may be!

Direct download: RID26.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 5:13am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #25

Prepare to be entertained as we take a ride in the love shack! Matt, Andy and Chris get crazy busy and review the heck out of this issue of Dark Cybertron chapter 7! Check out the show notes and interact at!

Direct download: RID25.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 1:34pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #24

The last Dark Cybertron review of 2013, Robots In Disguise issue #24! Dave, Chris, and Aimee talk this issue and then a certain snake charmer wraps up the show! (Be sure to check out the show notes on and vote for the Best of 2013 by the end of the year!)

Direct download: RID24review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 4:01pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #23

Dark Cybertron carries on with chapter 3 (otherwise known as Robots In Disguise #23) this week while Andy sings…Don't stop believing! Bane homages take the stage as we bring a much missed Chris back to review RID! News bits are in the outtakes. Don't forget to follow us on Twitter at @theunderbase. [Explicit] 

Direct download: RID23review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 1:17am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #22

A proper Decepticon themed show this week, we start a debate and pose it to the listeners to join in! We are reviewing Robots In Disguise issue 22 and between the Skype hiccups we give you the dawn of Dark Cybertron!

Direct download: RID22review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 6:05am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 21

A two week delay on this issue of RID #21, was it worth the wait? Tune in and see what our reviewers thought, sadly McFeely was unable to join us, we think Shockwave had other plans for him...

Direct download: RID21review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 7:21pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 20

Days away from Auto Assembly, the Underbase breaks down to review only, with a new reviewer introduction! No news this podcast but we do chatter about recent comic issues, thoughts, and we even throw in a short bit about "Guided view" technology. We rip into RID 20 and discuss, what character gets a toy this issue? Tune in and then jump over to and join the discussion.

Direct download: RID20review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 9:00am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 19

We recap Gorlam Prime and dare we say it, Heart of Darkness? Pax and company are back in the comic light as RID 19 gives us the prelude of Dark Cybertron. News bits include a bit of chatter on Botcon news.

Direct download: RID19review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 5:59pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 18

It's another spotlight on a character or is it? Matt, Andy, and Chris dive into the world of Iacon falling apart in the 18th issue of Robots In Disguise! 

Direct download: RID18review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 5:10am EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 17

Reaction to the new xbox, August Solicits, and a review of Robots In Disguise issue 17… we pack this podcast with goodness, reactions and hopefully entertain!

Show Notes:

* Intro, News and Aug Solicits

* Review [@18 mins in]

The Ultimate Underbase Fan Challenge... make a graph of what we've rated on the comics we've reviewed for the last 2 years? You get bragging rights and we'll highlight your accomplishment on the show!

Direct download: RID17review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 4:17pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 16

After sixteen issues we have reached the end of the first arc of Robots In Disguise and it will shake your world. Listen in as our reviewers give us the dirt and their assessment of how weighty this issue really is! (Also July Solicits for our news section! Go to for links and notes!)

Direct download: RID16review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 7:16pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 15

June Solicits open our podcast today but be prepared for a comic in Disguise taken over by Robot Reviewing Cohorts! And be prepared for some didn't see that coming…

Show Notes:

* Intro and opening news

* Review [@20 mins in]

Direct download: RID15review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 7:10pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #14

This is the issue that John tweeted would answer our questions! Join your Underbase reviewing team to get the scoop of what it reveals and then some! You will not be disappointed!

Direct download: RID14review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 6:57pm EDT

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise #12

Robots In Disguise continues to impress the review team. Tune in to hear what we thought of this cold resistant issue!

Direct download: RID12review.mp3
Category:RID -- posted at: 6:30pm EDT