How come the number of decepticons is always so high ?

Discuss anything and everything related to the Transformers Live Action Films franchise, which are directed by Michael Bay. Join us to discuss the movies and stuff up to date with news for the 2017 release of Transformers 5. Check out our Live Action Film section here.

How come the number of decepticons is always so high ?

Postby kayjay123 » Tue Apr 29, 2014 12:19 am

Like in the movie the revenge of the fallen their is one scene were they are on nemesis and they have hatchlings. How come the Autobots don't reproduce this way to build a big army. I don't know much about the comics or animated series so I'm not sure there is a reason for that. But every movie the decepticons have such large armies and the autobots have only like six.
kayjay123
Mini-Con
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Apr 29, 2014 12:11 am

Re: How come the number of decepticons is always so high ?

Postby Rodimus Prime » Tue Apr 29, 2014 8:05 am

It's basically the same thing as redshirts in Star Trek or Stormtroopers in Star Wars. They're there to give an impression of insurmountable odds.

And as far as I know the "hatchlings" were introduced in the movieverse, and from what I can tell it's a sick Decepticon experiment, which is why the Autobots don't do it.
Burn wrote:Alpha Bravo...He's a helicopter in a team of jets. That's just dumb.
............Image
User avatar
Rodimus Prime
Site Moderator
Posts: 18220
News Credits: 19
Joined: Sat Sep 28, 2002 9:31 pm


Return to Transformers Live Action Film Forum

Ending Soon On eBay

Nemesis Prime SDCC Universe Voyager Class Transformers Hasbro MISP - Time Remaining: 3 days 7 hours 39 minutes 43 seconds
Vintage G1 Brawl Bruticus Complete 1986 Transformers Action Figure lot - Time Remaining: 2 days 7 hours 25 minutes 56 seconds
Transformers Revenge of the Fallen Whirl & Bludgeon unopened Action Figure - Time Remaining: 2 days 1 hour 41 minutes 59 seconds
SKYQUAKE TRANSFORMERS PRIME RID CYBERVERSE COMMANDER CLASS NEW SEALED - Time Remaining: 17 days 4 hours 13 minutes 32 seconds
PROWL Transformers Autobot Robot Action Figure SERIES IV G1 RE-ISSUE - Time Remaining: 1 day 13 hours 29 minutes 37 seconds
GI JOE ~ 2013 SNAKE EYES ~ SDCC TRANSFORMERS ~ with FILE CARD - Time Remaining: 3 days 7 hours 44 minutes 36 seconds
BATTLE TACTICS BULKHEAD TRANSFORMERS PRIME RID CYBERVERSE COMMANDER CLASS NEW - Time Remaining: 3 days 3 hours 29 minutes 44 seconds
Transformers Revenge of the Fallen Voyger Cla Walmart Exclusive Ramjet & Skywarp - Time Remaining: 2 days 2 hours 14 minutes 32 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #149 - Titans Arrive
Twincast / Podcast #149:
"Titans Arrive"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Sunday, July 10th, 2016