Optimus Prime: Autobot Leader
First Appearance (in Beast Wars): "The Agenda Part 3"
Weapons: Adjustable rifle, Wrist mounted energy axe
Vehicle Mode: Tractor Trailer Truck
Autobot Leader Optimus Prime was one of the many Transformers who went into emergency stasis lock when the giant Autobot ship Ark crashed into a volcano on ancient Earth. There they remained dormant for four million years until the volcano erupted and awoke them all.