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Long ago, on the planet Cybertron... as dissident Decepticons rise up to battle the Autobot leadership, ORION PAX leads a counter-terror strike team. On orders from ZETA PRIME, Orion and his team hunt down the Decepticon SOUNDWAVE—but upon the renegade’s capture, the team is outnumbered and taken to face the Decepticons’ leader...

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ChRIS METZEN & FLINT DILLE Art by: LIVIO RAMONDELLI Letters by: RO B B I E RO B B I N S Editors: JOhN B ARBER & C ARLOS GUZMAN Story by:

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