Throughout the history of Transformers, there are several tropes which are often repeated no matter the interpretation of the franchise: Optimus Prime dies and returns at least once, Unicron plays a role of some kind and the Decepticons, in almost every case, start the war that swallows Cybertron for millions of years. Every once in a while, however, there comes along one thing that adds something new to the mythology, something that hasn’t quite been done yet. In Transformers: The Idw Collection Phase Two – Volume 7, we see perhaps one of the biggest shake-ups to the Transformers franchise in a long time: Megatron, leader of the Decepticons, actually becomes an Autobot!
Writers James Roberts and John Barber craft an intriguing start to their ‘second season’ of Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye and Transformers: Robots in Disguise. During Dark Cybertron,