All the Transformers In The Michael Bay Transformers Movies
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All the Transformers In The Michael Bay Transformers Movies

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Ever since Michael Bay launched the Transformers franchise in 2007, the world of Cybertron has unleashed upon the Earth dozens of different Transformers, including some of the franchise's greatest like Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Megatron, Jazz, and Starscream, among many others. Whether they belong to the Autobots, are members of the Decepticons, or are affiliated with some other organization, there are tons of Transformers in Bay's highly successful film franchise.

Since the first film was released, a total of five movies have hit theaters thanks to Bay. 2018's Bumblebee may have used many of the characters he originally brought to screen, but he wasn't involved with that picture. This list covers each and every major Transformer to find their way to the silver screen across all five of Michael Bay's Transformers movies.

Which Transformer do you think is the best of them all? Don't forget to vote up your favorite and see who rises to the top as the best Transformer from Michael Bay's film franchise!

Most divisive: Berserker
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  • Optimus Prime
    339 votes

    A figure of unwavering courage and justice, Optimus Prime stands as the noble leader of the Autobots. His iconic red and blue semi-truck form is as much a symbol of his character as his steadfast commitment to protecting humanity from Decepticon threats. Voiced by Peter Cullen, Optimus Prime's deep, resonant tones echo his wisdom and leadership qualities. This heroic Transformer embodies a sense of duty that has become legendary in the franchise.

  • Bumblebee
    316 votes

    Bumblebee is an endearing Autobot scout known for his loyalty to Optimus Prime and his fondness for humans, particularly Sam Witwicky. His distinctive yellow and black '77 Camaro form makes him easily recognizable. Despite being unable to speak traditionally due to a damaged voice box, Bumblebee communicates through radio broadcasts, creating a unique blend of humor and emotion in his character.

  • Ironhide
    347 votes

    Known as the Autobots' weapons specialist, Ironhide is a battle-hardened warrior with a gruff exterior but a deeply loyal spirit. He transforms into a black GMC Topkick pickup truck, symbolizing his strength and durability in combat situations. Ironhide's tough demeanor is balanced by his unwavering devotion to the Autobot cause.

  • Megatron
    259 votes

    The formidable Megatron, voiced by Hugo Weaving, is the ruthless leader of the Decepticons who seeks to dominate the universe with an iron fist. His transformation into a silver Cybertronian jet represents his menacing power and speed. Megatron's relentless ambition and thirst for control often put him at odds with Optimus Prime, setting the stage for epic battles between Autobots and Decepticons.

  • Jazz
    228 votes

    Jazz exudes coolness like no other Transformer in the series. His sleek Pontiac Solstice mode reflects this character's stylish nature and love for Earth culture. As Optimus Prime's right-hand bot, Jazz showcases both bravery and camaraderie throughout the series.

  • Shockwave
    217 votes

    With only one optic sensor, Shockwave is an instantly recognizable Decepticon feared for his cold logic and ruthless efficiency on the battlefield. He transforms into a purple Cybertronian tank, reflecting his destructive capabilities.