Finally, After Thirty Years, Death's Head Gets to be a Transformer…

One of the nice things about Death's Head is how little he has changed. Despite many an update, reboot, retcon and re-sizing… his first appearance in the UK edition of Transformers #113 in 1987 is pretty much where he is now, yes?

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And in today's new Death's Head: Freelance Peacekeeping Agent series from Marvel US – something promised four years ago – Death's Head is rudely ejected, only to land up on modern-day Marvel Earth. Where his prone body dropped in the garbage is found and… recycled.

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He was transformed into an amplifier for a rock band. And has now transformed back…

Death's Head Transfomers

Finally, for Death's Head, he was a Transformer, For a very little while…

DEATHS HEAD #1 (OF 4)
(W) Tini Howard (A) Kei Zama (CA) Nick Roche
Rising stars Tini Howard & Kei Zama take on Marvel UK's hottest character, Death's Head, in a new miniseries! When a job goes wrong, intergalactic mech merc Death's Head wakes up half-assembled at a punk show! And if the crowd full of deodorant-eschewing youths wasn't enough, the Young Avengers show up! Well, half of them anyway. Hulkling and Wiccan face down the best freelance peacekeeping agent in this universe!
Parental AdvisoryIn Shops: Jul 31, 2019
SRP: $3.99

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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