FIRST APPEARANCE: THE TRANSFORMERS: THE MOVIE # 3
is the benchmark of maturity."
Rodimus Prime is the mature, transformed persona of Hot Rod. This transformation and
simultaneous assumption of the Autobot leadership occured
in a major battle between the Autobots and Decepticons.
It is as Rodimus Prime that Hot Rod defeated Unicron and restored order to the galaxy.
Rodimus Prime speaks with the savvy of a seasoned
veteran. He can be hot-heated at times - he has a
tendency to act first and ask questions later. Rodimus
Prime's sole purpose is to protect all life.
He possesses acute military prowess. Rodimus Prime is an
expert tactician with exceptional maneuverability in
battle. In robot mode, he carries a photon eliminator
that shoots high voltage electricity. Range: 500 miles.
Speed: 200 mph.
His only weakness is his compassion for other living