Get Animated Provides Examples of:
- Action Girl: Erin. Oh Erin... Taken Up to Eleven when the DarkSpark shard let's her copy Sari's armor though she's a Dark Action Girl by that point. Sari is also an example.
- Art Evolution: The Manga version of the comic has better quality than the original- and to a lesser extent, the first few pages of the manga compared to the latest pages.
- Body Horror: What happened to Phantom counts- since he was found guilty of being a traitor, he was experimented on until he was mutated into a horrific monster that needs to devour Energon from living 'bots to survive. Doubles as Playing with syringes.
- Cain and Abel: Optimus and Bizarra- the former doesn't understand why her sister would turn traitor and join the Decepticons, and the latter blames Optimus for what happened to Phantom.
- Interspecies Friendship: Starscream (Cybertronian) and Erin, (Human). Maybe.
- Magic Skirt: Subverted. Optimus ended up unintentionally getting a Panty Shot of Erin. Erin was not amused.
- Villain Protagonist: Starscream, but since Erin is forced to work for him she also counts especially when she took a level in Badass, upgrading herself with the DarkSpark. fragment.