TFP- FactionlessPart 5/9 of a Transformers: Prime fanfiction based on the events of episode 16 "Operation: Breakdown"More Like This
"What is it, Ratchet?" asked Optimus, crossing the Autobot command centre. Bumblebee and Bulkhead walked alongside him toward the monitors, shoulders seating their respective humans, faceplates muddled with curiosity as they approached the medic.
"I detected an odd transmission in the early hours of the morning," Ratchet began, gesturing a hand importantly. Stretched across the screen behind him was a graphic depicting an audio sample; one whose chaotic tangle of frequencies resembled a digital forest of scrambled information. "I was unable to perform a location scan before it disappeared, but I was able to record it."
Optimus came to a halt beside the medic, raising his optics to the monitor as he gave a single nod of the head. On receiving his consent, Ratchet tapped a key beneath the display. A strange sound burst through the command centre loud and high-pitched, like