The Underbase Podcast
The Underbase Deconstructs Robots In Disguise #10

Another of our popular deconstructed series podcasts, we invited John Barber and Livio Ramondelli to talk Robots In Disguise issue 10 titled Syndromica part two. Have a listen to the mind set behind the creation of this single issue!

Direct download: RID10deconstructed.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:33am EST

The Underbase Reviews Fall of Cybertron Comic Series

Fall of Cybertron jumped into the digital domain with this six issue tie-in and we bring on a special reviewer to conquer all six issues in one go! It's a conflict between Grimlock and Shockwave, join us as we talk history, game points, and what we ultimately thought of this series! 

Direct download: FOC_digitalreview.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:28pm EST

The Underbase Classics Episode 005

Heading into the first of the Marvel UK-generated issues, the team of Paul, Joe and two (count em) Adams encounters THE MAN OF IRON. You can listen, or you you can avoid. . . . . but frankly it's our best show yet so I suggest you give it a go and enjoy!

Direct download: UBC005.mp3
Category:classics -- posted at: 4:39pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Regeneration One #85

Short news week so we jump right into the review of this issue that Furman and company have been saying is the first big payoff of the series! Find out what the Underbase crew thought of it!

Direct download: UB_Regeneration1_85.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

The Underbase Classics Episode 004

Join Joe, Paul and Adam as they race through the finale of the original Marvel Transformers mini-series with issue#4 – THE LAST STAND. Stand by for Megatrons take on strategic discussion, a nasty piece of work called Jazz, spandex aerobics girls, the Korean war and the horror which is Mr O. . . . . . all leading up to one of the most iconic final pages in TF history!

Direct download: UBC004.mp3
Category:classics -- posted at: 6:30pm EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE #10

This week Matt and Adam roll though the news before we crash into MTMTE#10, and the second part of SHADOWPLAY. Joined, as ever, by Andy, expect a truck-tonne of detail, action and more plot than you can drop a pair of pants at.

Direct download: MTMTE10.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:46pm EST

The Rescue Centre Episode 17

Back in the Rescue Centre this week is a certain celebrity in the Rescue Bot world as Bumblebee rolls to the Rescue! Check out what Nicole and Aimee thought of this episode!

Direct download: RCepi17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:03pm EST

The Underbase Reviews RID #10

Our brains are mush after reading Robots In Disguise issue 10! It is ONLY with the help of McFeely we are able to untie the knots in our heads after reading it. (WARNING: side effects of this podcast and issue may be light to severe headache and or chronal sea displacement. Listen at your own risk.) * Also news section reveals Solicits for January 2013. Review starts at 21 mins in.

Direct download: RID10review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:56am EST

The Underbase Deconstructs More Than Meets The Eye Annual

Our second Deconstruction comic interview… James Roberts joins us to give us the dirt on the MTMTE Annual 0f 2012! Find the ins and outs of this extra comic goodie we got in September from the writer himself!

Direct download: Annu2012talk2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:36pm EST

The Underbase Interviews Transformers: Multiverse

This week we bring you the end of our contest and the winner is announced! Then news and because of circumstances out of our control and the lack of sleep we are not reviewing RID 10, but we bring you an important Transformers: Multiverse episode! Because this episode is a tad shorter than usual, we'll also be bringing a special podcast this weekend! So tune in then.

Direct download: Multiverse_interview.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 12:26am EST

The Underbase Interviews John-Paul Bove

Join the show today and get to know Mr. John-Paul Bove, colorist on Regeneration One! Interview was recorded in person at Auto Assembly 2012! Thanks for listening!

Direct download: Bove_interview.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 6:42pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Regeneration One #84

The crew led by Ad8m review this intense issue of Regeneration One, Issue 84! Wreckers, Megatron, and things going badly, oh my!

* Intro & News

* Review [@22 mins in]

Direct download: UB_Regeneration1_84.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:19pm EST

The Underbase Classics Episode 003

Adam, Paul and a special guest venture into issue 3 of the Marvel G1 miniseries. With copyright-disputed characters a-plenty, an official scale of “dumbassery” and possibly the most improbable special team since they announced the pairs for Strictly Come Dancing.

Direct download: UBC003.mp3
Category:classics -- posted at: 6:41pm EST

The Underbase Reviews RID Annual

We have a McFeely back in a return to the Metrotitan story started in the first issue of the Annual weeks ago. Now here in Annual part two! Does this issue hit with the same "Whoa" reactions? How does Chris like where its going? And how have both the Annuals been? Listen in and get the scoop!

Direct download: Annual2012_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:35pm EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE #9

Two weeks in a row we review a MTMTE comic! The Underbase crew hits its 200th episode this episode and what better way to celebrate it than to review a glowing endorsed comic! Tune in and see just how much we love this issue! And don't forget about our contest!

* Intro & News

* MTMTE #9 Review [@19 mins in]

Direct download: MTMTE9.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:49pm EST

The Underbase Talks MTMTE Annual

The Underbase controls are hijacked this weekend to bring you a hour of Annual talking goodness. On the review this last week we rushed through 3 pages... 3 pages that struck at the heart of Transformers lore! And two podcasting voices just could not let it lie without saying a few words. Tune in and have a listen to a grand discussion on what those 3 pages were and possibly what they might mean!

Direct download: Annu2012talk1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:02am EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE Annual

Skype issues continue to plague the base from under our noses. Grimlock King, Lady of Wreckage, and Commander of Cobras prove their might effectively against an ANNUAL! Basically a two issue comic in one podcasting review! Think we can do it? Or will it destroy the underbase might forever??

* Intro & News (includes December Solicits)

* MTMTE Annual Review [@33 mins in]

Direct download: Annual2012_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:13am EST

The Rescue Centre Episode 16

It's the Lost Bell and not only are the fanatasic duo back again to talk about it, we are thoroughly entertained this episode. And you could be too!

Direct download: RCepi16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:48pm EST

The Underbase Reviews RID #9

A week late but never short… the Underbase is back to review Robots In Disguise issue #9! Aimee, Matt, and Adam give their page by page thoughts!

* Intro & News 

* Review [@15 mins in]

Direct download: RID9review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:38am EST

The Underbase Classics Episode 002

Join Adam, Paul and Joe as the two Cybertronian factions make themselves at home on planet Earth, in their own special ways. Also noted, Bumblebee whines, Ravage sucks up and Megatron falls foul of some unique artistry!

Direct download: UBC002.mp3
Category:classics -- posted at: 6:43pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Regeneration One #83

The cast finds it hard to keep it serious and down to reviewing business this podcast due to Skype issues but the show must go on and eventually we open our comics! Have a listen as we talk Regeneration One issue #83! And welcome Matt back to the show! Don't forget to find the podcast notes on fullmetalhero.com this week as a nice surprise will be waiting.

* Intro & News 

* Review [@12 mins in]

Direct download: UB_Regeneration1_83.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:36pm EST

The Rescue Centre Episode 15

We talk about how important Manuel is to this episode as we review Rules and Regulations this week! Just be sure to have your bounce houses ready when listening to this podcast. It might just save your life!

Direct download: RCepi15.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:57pm EST

The Underbase Interviews James Roberts at AA2012

The Underbase interviews James Roberts at Auto Assembly 2012 where we talk More Than Meets The Eye, the Annual, Shadow Play, and whats in store for the future of the Lost Light! (With a brief news section, 6 mins long.)

Direct download: RobertsAA2012.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 5:54am EST

The Underbase Classics Episode 001

Where better to start the Underbase Classics podcast than back at the very start! Marvel Comics (U.S.) issue# 1!  

Join Adam, Paul and Joe as we go through the American release of the very first Transformers comic. . . . . . and be warned. . . . . there’s a lot of introducing to be done!

Direct download: UBC001.mp3
Category:classics -- posted at: 6:38pm EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE #8

Fall of Cybertron might be out this week BUT we still have a podcast and Aimee and Adam are running the show this week! Muahahaha! It's time for a little bot of MTMTE issue 8. Part two of the DJD intro into the IDW verse. And they bring the pain! Find out what we think of this weeks issue!

* Intro & News 

* MTMTE#8 Review [@21 mins in]

Direct download: MTMTE8.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:28am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 14

Aimee and Nicole review the Griffin Rock Triangle in all it's glory! We are back with more Rescue Bots and more good times talking about them! It's like LOST but more fun!

Direct download: RCepi14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:59pm EST

The Underbase Deconstructs More Than Meets The Eye #6

There's NO comic this week but we've got a HUGE goodie for listeners! First we have the news and then Nick and James talk More Than Meets The Eye issue 6 DECONSTRUCTED! So crack out your latest issue #6 and follow along as Nick and James give you all the nitty gritty and dark details about this explosive issue! (WARNING: SPOILERS! Only listen if you have read MTMTE 6!)

* Intro & News 

* MTMTE#6 Deconstructed [@17 mins in]

Direct download: MTMTE6deconstructed.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:54pm EST

The Underbase Reviews RID #8

Post Auto Assembly, we bring you a LIVE review of RID #8! It gets a little silly but before it descends into complete and total chaos we talk comic review! AND CAMEO from Livio Ramondelli!

* Intro & News 

* Review RID 8 [@14 mins in]

Direct download: RID8review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:19pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Regeneration One #82

Regeneration One issue 82 lands in our laps on the eve of Auto Assembly!  Matt and Adam  review the first of IDW's DINOBOT MONTH issues, with a very special guest.

* Intro & News 

* REGEN 1 #82 Review [@19 mins in]

Direct download: Underbase_Regeneration_82.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:47pm EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE #7

Underbase is down one wrecking belle this week but the podcast must go on! Andy joins the team for a review of MTMTE!

* Intro and News

* More Than Meets The Eye 7 [@ 18 mins in]

Direct download: MTMTE7.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:04pm EST

The Underbase celebrates 2 years of podcasting

It has been TWO years of podcasting for the Underbase and we celebrate it this podcast in a very casual way… but not before we talk news and dancing monkeys!

* Intro & News 

* Anniversary Show [@27 mins in]

facebook.com/ZollyShotMassacre 

Direct download: 2ndAnniversary.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:15am EST

The Underbase Reviews Regeneration One #81

Regeneration One issue 81 is here! Matt, Aimee, and Adam have it in their hot little hands and we've got a lot to say!

* Intro & News 

* Geek Highlight [@14 mins in]

* REGEN 1 #81 Review [@18 mins in]

Direct download: Regen1_81review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:59am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 13

Aimee and Nicole's 13th episode is almost taken over by a certain more than meets the eye beginning… And then we rage at Kade's arrogance as we review Small Blessings this episode!

Direct download: RCepi13.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:52pm EST

The Underbase Reviews RID #7

McFeely joins the Underbase crew this week to review Robots in Disguise issue 7 where Turmoil appears! It's so awesome the comic can barely contain him! Wait for it… WOOHOO!

* Intro & News 

* Geek Highlight [@13 mins in]

* RID #7 Review [@21 mins in]

Direct download: RID7review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:21am EST

The Underbase Autocracy Roundtable Interview

We promised to bring these guys back for a follow up interview and here it is! Flint Dille, Chris Metzen, and Livio Ramondelli all together on one podcast to talk Autocracy! And the goodness doesn't stop there because this is our second year of podcasting we have new beats for the Underbase! A HUGE thanks to KingLaffo for the smooth tunes! Also please check fullmetalhero.com for show notes and links to Roger Slifer.

Direct download: AutocracyRT.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 1:45am EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE #6

Matt, Aimee, and Andy bring back the geek highlight this week before we jump into a thorough review of More Than Meets The Eye Issue #6. This is gonna be one controversial comic because this issue drops some surprises!!

* Intro & News

* Geek Highlight [@11 mins in]

* MTMTE #6 Review [@23 mins in]

Check fullmetalhero.com for additional links.

Direct download: MTMTE6.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:50am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 12

Aimee and Nicole challenge themselves with reviewing two episodes! Can they do it in an hour? Or close to it? And what could possibly prompt such a feat? Listen and find out!!

Direct download: RCepi12.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:34pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Autocracy 12

Aimee directs the ship this week! But not without help from the Admiral and a faithful matey! Argh, we be the pirates of the Underbase because every podcast needs more pirates and comics too! Autocracy comes to a close and here there be reviews! This is one epic podcast!

* Intro and News [Sept Solicits @8 mins]

* Autocracy #12 Review [@33 mins in]

Direct download: Auto12review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:45pm EST

Rescue Centre Episode 11

Aimee and Nicole spend an extra few minutes on this show as it gives a great twist at the end of the Jurassic Park meets Rescue Bots themed episode. Enjoy!

Direct download: RCepi11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:06pm EST

The Underbase interviews TF Mosaic and Reviews RID #6

Aimee, Matt and David (our last review guest) are back once again to review but before we talk about Robots in Disguise issue 6, we have an interview with the creators of the Transformers Mosaic project that has been running for the last 5 years! Another epic podcast brought to you by the Underbase! What a way to run 2 years of podcasting eh?

Direct download: RID6review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:16am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 10

Aimee and Nicole detail the finer points of pirating a podcast with robots and sharks in our 10th Rescue attempt in the world of Griffin Rock!

Direct download: RCepi10.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:18pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Autocracy 11

News, insecticon wars, geek highlights, house moving and buying, fanfic, warnings, television shows, video games, comic reviews and CUDDLES OH MY?! What doesn't this podcast include this week come rain, shine, or sickness? Everything BUT the kitchen sink as the ants ran away with it. This is one packed podcast!

Direct download: Auto11review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:56am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 9

Aimee and Nicole talk the wonderful world of the winter right in good ole Griffin Rock. That's right we're going all snow on the show! Wanna know how it is all possible? Watch this episode and hear what we have to say about it!

Direct download: RCepi09.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:56am EST

The Underbase Reviews RID #5

Matt, Aimee, and new podcasting guest David (Shockscream on FMH) review Robots In Disguise issue 5. We have a bit of song, joke, and random animation cartoon lines present in this podcast. And a whole lot of Robots In Disguise review! (Light swears)

* Intro and News 

* RID #5 review [@8 mins in] 

Direct download: RID5review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:37am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 8

Aimee and Nicole talk about the wildside of cow bell, Bob, pets, and recycling tidbits on this weeks Rescue Bots review!

Direct download: RCepi08.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:13am EST

The Underbase Reviews Autocracy 10 and MTMTE 5

So much to cover this week with two reviews… we crack straight into the news and Barrel out Autocracy 10 review followed by MTMTE issue 5 review! What happens when we get so much good storyline well… you'll have to listen to find out!

* Intro and News 

* Autocracy 10 Review [@ 22 mins in]

* MTMTE #5 [@43 mins in] 

Direct download: MTMTE5.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:43am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 7

Four Bots and disaster waiting to happen… we've got another reviewing episode of those lovable Bots and their human counterparts. See how this episode measured up to Aimee and Nicole! There's a lot of evil in this episode!

Direct download: RCepi07.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:19am EST

The Underbase interviews Chris Metzen and Flint Dille

We've put the word out… no comics this week because we HAD to interview Chris Metzen and Flint Dille about their first digital comic! Have a listen to this awesome interview times TWO and then go buy Autocracy! (Apologies for the background noise through the first half of the interview!) We hit all things Transformers and how Blizzard is connected. *wink* (Check out this link: http://traffic.libsyn.com/moonbase2/Flint.mp3 for Flint's previous interview!)

* Intro and News 

* Autocracy Talk [@13 mins in]

* Who is Chris Metzen? [@35 mins in] 

Direct download: MetzenDille_interview.mp3
Category:Interview -- posted at: 6:58am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 6

Aimee and Nicole gush about episode six where Boulder finally steps forward in the show! And something unexpected? A new turn for the Rescue Bots story line!

Direct download: RCepi06.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:31am EST

The Underbase 100th Episode!

It's an amazing day for Transformers not only is it the podcast after Free Comic Book Day, it's a day of birthdays and anniversaries… It's our 100th show! And it's the 28th anniversary of Transformers Marvel US issue #1 hitting the shelves! And what better way to celebrate it then to talk Regeneration One 80.5 with our Mr. Classic reviewer Ad8m! If you've never participated at Free Comic Book Day, have a listen to what it's all about on this podcast! (Only comes once a year!) And then because this is how we roll on the underbase, we review Autocracy 9 too! (light swears!)

* Intro and News 

* Review of 80.5 [@ 21 mins in]

* Autocracy 9 Review [@55 mins in]

Direct download: 100th-episode.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:37am EST

The Underbase Reviews Autocracy 8

The retired boss man of Moonbase2 joins us once again for news, a little Botcon talk and ranting. Then a review of Autocracy 8! And to wrap up round two of our cuddle series! We might make you hungry… or sick. Or both. But definitely smiles all around. Muahahaha! Thanks for our cuddle guests: Alex Milne and Josh Perez!

Direct download: Auto8review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 5

Aimee and Nicole talk invasion. Griffin Rock style. Come have your mind blown by the crazy that is this episode this week!

Direct download: RCepi05.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:37am EST

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 4

Robots In Disguise number 4 is back to wow us with… spoilers here… join Matt, Aimee, and Chris McFeely as we once again give RID our attention and reviewing this week! Is it continuing to give us something to rave about or something to rant at? (Also talk a bit of Botcon and characters!)

Direct download: RID4review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:15am EST

The Underbase Reviews MTMTE 4

It's MTMTE review time and we couldn't review without a Millman on the podcast this week. We are close to 100 episodes and this issue makes a milestone for the Underbase… listen in to see what that milestone is!

Direct download: MTMTE4.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:34am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 4

Another episode where Flobsters with potential to kill you with dysentery take over the podcast! Wanna know what we mean? Tune in to this episode it will leave you rolling!

Direct download: RCepi04.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:07am EST

The Underbase Reviews Autocracy 7

We get a visit from a friend to the podcast and we go through everything current in the world of Transformers fiction, then news, and lastly we review Autocracy 7! So much goodness… all in one podcast. 

* Intro 

* Transformers Prime Talk and bits [@9 mins in]

* News [@25 mins in]

* Autocracy 7 [@44 mins in]

Direct download: Auto7review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:08pm EST

Rescue Centre Episode 3

Aimee and Nicole share another Rescue episode of the lovable Rescue Bots, this time Blades takes one for the team!

Direct download: RCepi03.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:07am EST

The Underbase reviews Autocracy 6

Surprises for the listeners… we don't know how the podcast will end this week. We start the show hoping that it all comes together in the end. Does it? Well, have a listen and tell us if it works for you? A special cuddle with some favorites… you may be surprised at how endearing this show will be!

Direct download: Auto6review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:07pm EST

Rescue Centre Episode 2

Aimee and Nicole review episode two, Under Pressure! Does a Volcano on Griffin Rock make sense? We'll let you our thoughts!

Direct download: RCepi02.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:40am EST

The Underbase Reviews Robots In Disguise 3

Short news to report this week and we go straight to the reviewing crew with Mr. Chris McFeely to shred RID issue 3! Does it continue to hold up and wow us in our expectations?! You might be surprised at the results as conversation breaks down in our final thoughts!

* Intro and News 

* Comic/Geek Highlight [@ 9 mins in]

* Robots In Disguise 3 [@ 19 mins in]

Direct download: RID3review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:20am EST

Rescue Centre Episode 1

Welcome to our first episode review of Transformers Rescue Bots! Your hosts are Aimee and Nicole! We'll be cracking right into the reviews weekly! This episode reviews "Family of Heroes." Thanks for listening!

Direct download: RCepi01.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:31pm EST

The Underbase March News

The Underbase brings you June solicits and news this week as Robots In Diguise has been pushed back to next week. And then Matt and Aimee answer listener questions!! If you've asked them we answer them here! Thanks for listening!

Direct download: UBnews0312.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:38pm EST

The Underbase Reviews Autocracy 5 and MTMTE 3

We are in the penthouse and still working ourselves to ruin as we have TWO comic reviews for our first private Underbase hosted thread! Autocracy 5 and MTMTE 3 review both can be found at theunderbase.libsyn.com for your listening pleasure! And please don't forget to update your subscriptions in iTunes!!

* Intro and News 

* Autocracy 5 [@ 13 mins in]

* MTMTE 3 review[@ 53 mins in]

Direct download: MTMTE3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:10am EST