Only Time Will Tell

Transformers News: Only Time Will Tell

Friday, July 5th, 1996 12:00AM CDT

Category: Site Articles
Posted by: Seibertron   Views: 525,615

I guess now is as good a time as any to spill my Beast Wars Transformers theories. I myself have two. One I heard through the grapevines. The other is my own that I prefer.


The theory I heard goes something like this: This is a different timeline, one where the Ark's computer system awoke long before the 4 million years it took in both the comics and cartoons. Instead of the Ark/Teletran1 discovering "mechanical" life, all it discovered was animals. Teletran then proceeded with a new Transformers technology, combining carbon-based life (animals) with that of Transformer life.


The second theory is as follows: remember in the comic how the Nebulans poisoned their atmosphere with a chemical that slowly killed Transformers in an effort to rid their planet of the Transformers? Well, the humans on Earth recently devised and released a similar poison forcing the Transformers back to their home planet of Cybertron. Megatron and his Decepticons needed Earth's vast resources so he created a way to combine carbon-based life with that of the Transformers. He then creates the Predacons led by another Megatron, which is really the cloned mind of the original Megatron.


Once the Autobots hear of the Predacons on Earth, Optimus Prime follows suit and sends his version of the Predacons to Earth - the heroic Maximals. The Maximals are lead by Optimus Primal, who has the cloned mind of Prime.


Megatron and Prime both run into a problem with their clones. The wild animal side of their clones beings altering the typical behaviors of an Optimus Prime or Megatron. Eventually, the Maximals and Predacons take on their own separate lives from the original Transformers.


Well, that's my [theory]! Anyone else like to take a shot at the Beast Wars / Generation One connection?


This article was originally published in TRANS-FORUM by the owner of SEIBERTRON.com

Search Got Transformers News? Let us know here!

Ending Soon On eBay

Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Ultra Magnus Leader Class New - Time Remaining: 2 days 5 minutes 45 seconds
PREDAKING Transformers BEAST HUNTERS Fire Predacon Figure HUGE 21" WINGSPAN New - Time Remaining: 1 day 19 hours 7 minutes 35 seconds
VTG LOT 80s Toys He-Man MOTU Transformers Thundercats MASK GI JOE Action Figures - Time Remaining: 2 days 20 hours 25 minutes 27 seconds
TRANSFORMERS AGE OF EXTINCTION GRIMLOCK OPTIMUS PRIME EVOLUTION FIGURE LOT - Time Remaining: 2 days 6 hours 29 minutes 10 seconds
Transformers Predacon Darksteel Beast Hunters MB FREE SHIPPING - Time Remaining: 1 day 20 hours 30 minutes 25 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG28 Titan's Return Rewind & Nightbeat Figure - Time Remaining: 4 days 16 hours 12 seconds
Transformers Mastermind Creations MMC R-02 Predaking Talon Divebomb in Stock - Time Remaining: 2 days 17 hours 1 minute 19 seconds
1994  Hasbro Transformers Decepticons New in package Space Case &  Strafe - Time Remaining: 4 days 23 hours 1 minute 26 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #166 - Toy Fair 2017
Twincast / Podcast #166:
"Toy Fair 2017"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Website Security Test