* One of the series' best-remembered moments is Megatron's moment of clarity in issue #10; nearly as good is Optimus Prime's deadpan response:
-->'''Megatron''': Why? That's what they ''all'' asked me. Why him... why ''Starscream''? Why, of all Decepticons, did I decide to revitalize the one whose record of deceit and betrayal is ''legend''? Because I'm an '''idiot''', that's why!
-->'''Optimus Prime''': While I am tempted to record that last statement for posterity....