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Long ago, on the planet Cybertron... as Decepticon forces rise up to battle the Autobot leadership, ORION PAX leads a counter-terror strike team. After tracking down a mysterious bomber named HOT ROD, Orion and his team learn there is a legitimate grievance behind Hot Rod’s actions. Autobot leader ZETA PRIME has been draining the energy of the civilian population of Nyon to power his vampiric weaponry—and now Zeta’s forces approach!
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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:
Special thanks to Hasbro’s Aaron Archer, Rik Alvarez, Jerry Jivoin, Michael Verret, Ed Lane, Joe Furfaro, Jos Huxley, and Michael Kelly for their invaluable assistance. Ted Adams, CEO & Publisher Greg Goldstein, Chief Operating Officer Robbie Robbins, EVP/Sr. Graphic Artist Chris Ryall, Chief Creative Officer/Editor-in-Chief Matthew Ruzicka, CPA, Chief Financial Officer Alan Payne, VP of Sales
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