Sentinel reorganizes the Senate's security forces into the , a collection of thuggish bruisers. In the battle that follows, Swindle betrays Rodimus and reveals his new creation, Menasor, but the day is saved thanks to Skywatch, with whom Optimus Prime has brokered an alliance, and some timely side-switching from the disillusioned Thundercracker. The entire series was released weekly over 10 weeks. Some were from back issue bins in various stores, some were from eBay, some were from private sellers, some where from the Mirage site. Windblade tries to maintain the peace on Cybertron while dealing with the , and, of course, Starscream. Blackrock I've done Humble Bundle offers for a few years now going back to December, 2014. Megatron is finally reunited with his old friend.
Megatron kills Sentinel Prime, and the newly forged Decepticons take over the city-state of Kaon, heralding the beginning of the war. A one-shot story written by John Barber and drawn by Livio Ramondelli. Around this time, eccentric tech industrialist comes to prominence, head of the software and engineering firm. Conferring with Starscream and learning of events on Cybertron, Pax leads a team through the portal into the Dead Universe to try and stop Shockwave's plot from the other side. Hot Rod is almost killed by Scorponok, but kept alive as a witness to the Headmaster's plans. Before they can transfer the Talisman and Kreiger over to G.
The end result is : a mentally stable, combat-ready combiner using the like-minded. Later, hard times follow, with the becoming a corrupt galactic police force. Devastator's hatred of Spike jeopardizes the mission and causes him to lose control of the Enigma to the Decepticons. Notable crew include , , his strategist , , , and. The is destroyed, but not before Shockwave plants a seed of within.
His ideas prove popular among Cybertron's menial classes, attracting a growing movement that threatens the sovereignty of the Senate. The Senate eventually tries to cut the problem off at the source, deploying and to try and rewire Megatron's mind through shadowplay. They are opposed by Prowl; the struggle goes on, neither side able to gain an advantage over the other, until one faction decides to detonate the planet entirely to keep it out of the other's hands. Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day! Across the other colonies, the inhabitants are alerted to the fact that Cybertron still exists, and prepare for their own first contacts with their ancestral homeworld. Megatron escapes the procedure due to a nearby explosion and subsequent evacuation—in reality, the explosion is caused by jumping backwards through time. The Primes become the archetypes for future Cybertronians to pattern themselves after, but it doesn't take long before the Thirteen grow drunk on their own arrogance and begin to think themselves above other Cybertronians: indeed, it soon becomes common belief that the Primes are so powerful that only a Prime can kill another Prime. However, this is part of Megatron's plan, as kills the Autobot Senate.
In order to prevent this fate from coming to pass, he returns to his own era of history, setting up Luna One as a new base of operations for himself and his clan of followers while building a new network of contacts designed to prevent this terrible future from coming to pass. Nemesis Prime attacks Optimus on Garrus-9 personally, but is betrayed and killed by Galvatron, who is then tossed into a solar pool by Prime. This new optimism has little effect on the increasingly frazzled Starscream, who starts experiencing recurring hallucinations of Bumblebee—who, unbeknownst to anyone, still lives within the Crystal City singularity. With Megatron grievously wounded, Starscream takes command and orders a retreat. What happens if one day I want to read these comics on another device…will what I downloaded for my Mac work for my phone, tablet, etc? Zeta and Orion work to fight back against the Decepticons, but Zeta Prime's ruthlessness pushes him to create the , which drains energon from his own citizens and other insurgents. Working with Skywatch, the Autobots begin helping them deal with Transformer-related crises around Earth, finding themselves caught between the Combaticons, allied with North Korea, and the Predacons, working for China.
It re-imagines the Autobot-Decepticon war as a galaxy-spanning conflict, with Cybertron abandoned as a dead husk, and teams from both sides covertly operating on various alien worlds to defend or destroy the native populations — including Earth. While he defeats them, he is deactivated by a failsafe set by , as the Dynobots' ship triggers a volcanic eruption which buries all six in what would later become. But I believe Bobby said that's where it goes, if my memory isn't betraying me. In September, the companion series, was launched, set to last for five issues. Alpha Trion takes Metroplex off Cybertron to keep him out of Megatron's hands and investigate Shockwave's plot. Hoping to take out the bot responsible for the heist, Sentinel Prime's forces try to track down Orion Pax and his friends, forcing them to go on the run.
Over time, the surviving members of the Guiding Hand re-emerge under new identities: Solomus as the judge , Mortilus as the forensic pathologist , and Primus as the unassuming psychiatrist. Spotlight — Ultra Magnus 46—49. A battle with the Wraith-monsters and reveals that the Dire Wraiths are gathering energy to hasten the growth of the , a Dire Wraith deity incubating within the planet. Galvatron and Cyclonus attack the , the ship of Cloudburst and crew. Savage goes on to have many totally radical adventures, teaming up with the contemporary Action Man's and fighting ninja, mutants eco-terrorists, and skateboard gangs! Having experimented with technology in the wake of the D-Void's defeat, Megatron has secretly collaborated with several Decepticons to perfect the process and create a new, more powerful Devastator from the remaining Constructicons.
With Nova Prime and Jhiaxus gone, imprisons Monstructor. As Starscream realizes that Megatron has orchestrated his coup to weed out the weak in the Decepticons, the Autobots arrive and attack. Over the next three weeks, Bumblebee's team returns to Cybertron, taking care to remove every piece of Cybertronian technology they can find on Earth before they depart. For a time, these five entities, known as the Guiding Hand, led life on Cybertron to heights of harmony and creation, but eventually Mortilus tried to change the course of life so that the Cybertronians would become a Universe-conquering army. Bumblebee holds a press conference, but fails to contain the unruly crowd and is grievously injured by. Turned out it was misdirection, which came as a huge relief, but in that moment I felt a profound sense of loss. As part of their plan to acquire a Transformer, an agent working for the Machination takes a photo of a Decepticon transforming and locates the original Decepticon base.