Parents' Guide to

Transformers: Cybertron

By Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Latest robot series steps into the final frontier.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 7+

It's a mecha anime...

It's a good show but it's still an anime so expect so mecha violence including pretty explosions and sci-fi gun battles. I personally prefer Gundam as Transformers is overrated but it is kid friendly for the most part. It's better than those live action films that have been made.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism
age 8+

One of the best Transformers Ever seen!

Transformers: Cybertron, I believe, is one of the best series Hasbro has pulled out. It is what helped bring me back into Transformers in the first place. The computer graphics of the Transformers are excellent and it also provides a more cartoony side by drawing the human characters in. It has humor, some violence, but all in all, it's a great series to be watched by all!

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (3 ):

Transformers: Cybertron features a decipherable plot, dynamic graphics, and multi-dimensional characters. As the three kids teach the Autobots about life on Earth, viewers see undertones of principles and lessons. In one episode, for example, Bud begs Autobot Scattershot (Richard Ian Cox) to bend the rules and take him into space. Once there, an accident sends them off-course and threatens Bud's oxygen supply, and it's only some quick-thinking help from another Transformer that gets them back to Earth. Bud learns that rules exist for a reason, and Scattershot finds that responsibility can come with a price if you're not ready for it.

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