The BEST Episodes of The Transformers

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 26, 2020

Network: Syndication

"The Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye!" is an animated television series depicting a war between giant robots who could transform into vehicles, animals, and other objects.

Megatron's Master Plan (1)

#1 - Megatron's Master Plan (1)

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 14, 1985

Megatron and a politician team up to slander the image of the Autobots.

star 9.02
60 votes
Writers: Donald F. Glut
Megatron's Master Plan (2)

#2 - Megatron's Master Plan (2)

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 15, 1985

While Megatron and Shawn Berger enjoy Decepticon Day in Central City, Spike tries to find video evidence that proves the Autobots are innocent!

star 8.95
59 votes
Writers: Donald F. Glut
The Secret of Omega Supreme

#3 - The Secret of Omega Supreme

Season 2 - Episode 29 - Aired Nov 6, 1985

Omega Supreme reveals his past to Optimus Prime, which involves a city's destruction, Megatron and the Constructicons.

star 8.95
58 votes
Writers: David Wise
Countdown to Extinction

#4 - Countdown to Extinction

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 1, 1984

Starscream is going to destroy the Earth and take the energy from the explosion to rule the Universe. The Autobots and Decepticons must team up to stop that disaster.

star 8.94
65 votes
Writers: Peter Salas, Reed Robbins

#5 - Masquerade

Season 2 - Episode 41 - Aired Dec 16, 1985

The Autobots capture the Stunticons during one of their thefts. With the Stunticons now imprisoned, Wheeljack presents a way to disguise Autobots as them. Going undercover, Optimus Prime, Jazz, Mirage, Sideswipe and Windcharger infiltrate the Decepticons and learn the Stunticons were trying to steal a part for a laser. However, the plan hits a snag after the real Stunticons escape.

star 8.88
58 votes
Writers: Donald F. Glut
Dinobot Island (1)

#6 - Dinobot Island (1)

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 25, 1985

Proving to be a danger even to their own allies, the Dinobots are sent away to train on a recently discovered island in the hopes that they will learn how to effectively work together. The island, however, is far from ordinary as it is populated by dinosaurs. Meanwhile, the Decepticons make advances toward the island so they can acquire it's natural resources.

star 8.87
104 votes
Writers: Donald F. Glut
The Golden Lagoon

#7 - The Golden Lagoon

Season 2 - Episode 27 - Aired Nov 4, 1985

A lagoon within a forest is discovered and found to contain a substance called electrum, which can make anyone invincible. The bad news is that the Decepticons manage to use it on themselves first.

star 8.86
57 votes
Writers: Dennis Marks
Enter the Nightbird

#8 - Enter the Nightbird

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 30, 1985

The Decepticons send the recently stolen Nightbird on a mission to steal an informative chip from the Autobots.

star 8.80
97 votes
Writers: Richard Milton, Sylvia Wilson

#9 - Traitor

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 27, 1985

Failing to cause a divide between the Decepticons and Insecticons, Mirage's mind suddenly becomes enslaved and he is used by them in a plot against the Autobots.

star 8.79
103 votes
Writers: Geroge Hampton, Mike Moore
The Ultimate Doom (3)

#10 - The Ultimate Doom (3)

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 17, 1984

The Autobots on Cybertron evade capture and work toward finding a way to counteract the effects of the hypno-chips. Meanwhile, Optimus Prime leads the remaining Autobots in a battle to put an end to Megatron's plan.

star 8.73
104 votes
Writers: Douglas Booth, Leo Paur
The Master Builder

#11 - The Master Builder

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 8, 1985

The Constructicons trick Grapple and Hoist with claims of having left Megatron. They construct a tower Grapple designed to absorb solar energy, which Optimus Prime did not want to be built for fear of the Decepticons getting their hands on it. Not surprisingly, the Constructicons betray them.

star 8.70
70 votes
Writers: David N. Gottlieb, Herb Engelhardt
The God Gambit

#12 - The God Gambit

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Oct 28, 1985

Astrotrain tricks a race living on one of Saturn's moons, Titan, into thinking he is a god and gets them to do his bidding, which includes getting a hold of a newly discovered power.

star 8.65
54 votes
Writers: Buzz Dixon
Desertion of the Dinobots (1)

#13 - Desertion of the Dinobots (1)

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Oct 21, 1985

Both Autobots and Decepticons are facing tough times as they are in need of the element called Cybertonium. The Decepticons quickly get as much as they need, but the only way for the Autobots to get it is to rely on the Dinobots, who have been unaffected by all this. However, the Dinobots have been getting annoyed with the Autobots lately and leave them.

star 8.47
57 votes
Writers: Earl Kress
Blaster Blues

#14 - Blaster Blues

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Oct 23, 1985

From the moon, Megatron manages to interfere with the radio transmissions on Earth. Blaster and Cosmos go to put an end to his plot as the other Autobots work to help those affected by the loss of radio transmissions.

star 8.33
57 votes
Writers: Larry Strauss
S.O.S. Dinobots

#15 - S.O.S. Dinobots

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 27, 1984

New allies for the Autobots are built, bringing about Grimlock, Slag and Sludge. However, the Dinobots prove hazardous to the Autobots and must be locked away. But they may be the only hope for the Autobots after a battle with the Decepticons.

star 8.32
204 votes
Writers: Donald F. Glut
The Rebirth (3)

#16 - The Rebirth (3)

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 11, 1987

After capturing Daniel and Arcee and acquiring the Plasma Energy Chamber key, Scorponok and the Decepticons make their way to Cybertron. The Autobots head after them, but Spike and Cerebros stay on Nebulos and come up with a strategy to use a Hive city as a weapon against Scorponok. Meanwhile, the Decepticons and Scorponok begin to threaten Earth and it is up to the Autobots and their allies to stop them.

star 8.14
90 votes
Directors: Peter Wallach
Writers: David Wise
More Than Meets the Eye (2)

#17 - More Than Meets the Eye (2)

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 18, 1984

After being rescued from a Decepticon attack, Spike and Sparkplug offer their assistance to the Autobots. And the Autobots are going to need it in order to stop the Decepticons from gaining the power to conquer Cybertron.

star 8.04
349 votes
Writers: George Arthur Bloom
More Than Meets the Eye (1)

#18 - More Than Meets the Eye (1)

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 17, 1984

While traveling through space in the Ark, the Autobots are ambushed by their enemies, the Decepticons. The battle moves into the Ark itself, leading to a damaging crash on Earth. After millions of years of dormancy, both sides are suddenly awakened and the battle on Earth is about to begin.

star 7.98
573 votes
Directors: John Gibbs
Writers: George Arthur Bloom
The Ultimate Doom (2)

#19 - The Ultimate Doom (2)

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 10, 1984

Natural disasters plague Earth as The Autobots attempt to stop Megatron's plan. A team of Autobots and Spike head for Cybertron to save Sparkplug, but they could be heading straight for a trap.

star 7.93
142 votes
Directors: John Walker
Writers: Douglas Booth, Earl Kress
Transport to Oblivion

#20 - Transport to Oblivion

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 6, 1984

The Decepticons have managed to construct a device that, once successfully tested, will allow them to travel to Cybertron. Later, they use a reprogrammed Bumblebee to make sure the Autobots walk into an ambush.

star 7.92
239 votes
Writers: Bryce, Dick Robins, Malek
The Key to Vector Sigma (2)

#21 - The Key to Vector Sigma (2)

Season 2 - Episode 40 - Aired Nov 26, 1985

The Decepticons acquire the key that will give them access to Vector Sigma. After using Vector Sigma, they find the key is also capable of making organics turn into machines. Megatron prepares to use it against Earth and the Autobots will need new allies in this battle, but their creation will come at a high price.

star 7.92
60 votes
Writers: David Wise
Divide and Conquer

#22 - Divide and Conquer

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 20, 1984

A battle with the Decepticons leaves Optimus Prime damaged. Several Autobots journey to Cybertron to retrieve a vital part that will help repair him, but the Decepticons take advantage of the situation and launch an attack.

star 7.91
144 votes
Writers: Donald F. Glut
More Than Meets the Eye (3)

#23 - More Than Meets the Eye (3)

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 19, 1984

The Autobots do whatever it takes to prevent the Decepticons from using a recently constructed ship to leave Earth and head for Cybertron.

star 7.88
248 votes
Writers: George Arthur Bloom
The Search for Alpha Trion

#24 - The Search for Alpha Trion

Season 2 - Episode 32 - Aired Nov 12, 1985

Elita-1, leader of a group of female Autobots causing trouble for the Decepticons, is captured and used as bait to lure Optimus Prime into a deadly trap. However, Elita-1's strange time manipulation technique saves him, but leaves her close to death. Her only chance for survival lies in Alpha Trion.

star 7.66
58 votes
Writers: Beth Bornstein
A Plague of Insecticons

#25 - A Plague of Insecticons

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 29, 1984

The Decepticons discovers an old type of Decepticons, the Insecticons. They will ally to destroy the Autobots, who will have to face them in another great battle.

star 7.65
77 votes
Directors: John Walker
Writers: Douglas Booth