A continuation of fan ideas for relaunching the Air Raiders. Airlandia: Next up is Eric Spikes, a huge Air Raider fan and owner of some cool cartoon materials (posted here). Eric Spikes: So I was asked to write up my ideas for re-launching Air Raiders, a line I absolutely love. I’m not a marketing expert…… Continue reading Air Raiders Relaunch, Part Four – Cyborgs, Mutants and More
Every once in a while I run across a talented artist whose work could really mesh well for some Air Raiders-style artwork. Pascal Blanche does a wonderful job creating these exotic landscapes with lots of cosmic dust and bright stars. His vehicle design is really interesting too, I love that submarine spaceship. Anyways, I hoped…… Continue reading Air Raiders Inspiration
Like an earlier post (found here), I came across a photo of some preproduction box art for the Dragonwind that was sold on ebay back in April, 2014. The original appears to be a painting although it could be colored pencils with some paint highlights too. Initially, I thought it was a different design for…… Continue reading Chiefest and Greatest of Calamities – The Dragonwind
This is the followup to an earlier post that had sketches of Eeleta, the daughter of Airlandia’s previous ruler and Kala, the daughter of Emperor Aerozar. Both characters had big roles in Marvel’s short-lived comic series and I assume Eeleta would have shown up in the cartoon based on the illustrations they had. As discussed…… Continue reading Women of Airlandia, part 2
When Bludgeon reactivates the monster Trypticon and threatens the unborn lives of the next generation of Cybertronians, the Dinobots join forces with Sandstorm for one last ride. A short post here but a fun nod to the greater Hasbro universe. In 2017, IDW publishing created a limited series of comics (The Transformers: Redemption of the…… Continue reading Transformers and Air Raiders
I just realized last week that today was the one-year anniversary for this site. I first started thinking about a site like this when replicant01 came across the mysterious figures from the second series and then found a catalog with various pictures. In addition to that, there were some cool Air Raider sketches for sale…… Continue reading Airlandia Anniversary
A continuation of fan ideas for relaunching the Air Raiders. Airlandia: Next up is airraiders1987, webmaster of the Air Raiders fan site that actually inspired this site). He did a great job meticulously collecting all the information out there about our favorite toy line. airraiders1987: Air Raiders is one of the great untapped and short…… Continue reading Air Raiders Relaunch, Part Three – Bigger Is Better!