ORION PAX's counter-terror strike team is in pursuit of SOUNDWAVE and the information he's stolen. But the secrets Soundwave carries are deadlier than the Decepticon-controlled territory the Autobots find themselves in!
ORION PAX--Prisoner?! Forced into meeting with the Decepticon leader, MEGATRON, Pax--the 'bot who will someday be Optimus Prime--finds himself outnumbered...but the real threat may not be wearing a Decepticon badge.
THE HUNT IS ON! ORION PAX's strike team follows he trail of a young rebel into the ancient ACROPLEX! But what they find there is more than a single dissident--it's a secret that will shake CYBERTRON to the core!
ZETA PRIME MAKES HIS MOVE! When the Autobot leader strikes out, ORION PAX--the future Optimus Prime--witnesses scenes of devastation beyond his wildest imagination! Will Pax be changed? Or will he fall?
MEGATRON'S DESCENT! In the early days of the war on CYBERTRON, OPTIMUS PRIME puts everything on the line to unify the planet--but not everyone agrees that this new Prime should be in charge! Meanwhile, the Decepticons exile a fallen Megatron to the legendary planet of Junkion. Plus--what is the terrible secret of the DYNOBOTS?