A battle between the Maximals and Predacons at the Standing Stones sends a beacon to outer space. The beacon calls an alien craft, which seemingly destroys Optimus Primal. Now the Maximals, torn over who should become the new leader, must stop the Predacons from taking the alien artifact while also trying to restore Optimus. Written by
Did You Know?
Near the end of the episode, the Maximal leader appears saying "look who's back!" In the next episode "Power Surge", the Predacon leader would appear at the end of that episode with the same words. See more
When the Maximals and Predacons fight at the Maximal base, Dinobot executes a flying kick, right into Megatron's head. This is to be taken literally, since his animation does pass through the head of Megatron. See more
And more importantly, who are they? Friends, enemies... or something more?
Hm. Good question. I wonder when we'll find out the answer.