Two spaceships, one manned by benevolent Maximals, the other by evil Predacons, crash-land on a pre-humanoid planet while en route to Earth. Their crews assume indigenous animal forms to protect themselves from an overabundance of natural energy, transforming into robots to do battle. Thus, the Beast Wars have begun
Last Episode03x13 Nemesis (2) Aired: May. 07, 1999
The Decepticon battleship, Nemesis, has taken to the air with the Predacon Megatron at its control. The firepower at his control is completely …
Series Fun Facts
- Voice actor Scott McNeil considers Beast Wars his best and favourite show, and his roles in it (Rattrap, Dinobot, Waspinator, Silverbolt) are the ones he is most proud of.
- The voices that bellow "Beast Wars!" in the opening sequence are those of Leslie West and Joe Lynn Turner.
- SPOILER: The third season of the series was originally going to include an episode called "Dark Glass," written by Christy Marx. In this episode, Rattrap finds the original Dinobot's…
[show]SPOILER: The third season of the series was originally going to include an episode called "Dark Glass," written by Christy Marx. In this episode, Rattrap finds the original Dinobot's personality program, and goes on a suicide mission to install it into Dinobot II in a desperate bid to bring his old comrade back (succeeding in his mission, but without effect). The script was seen as "too dark" for children to watch, and so the episode never made it past the script; in its place, the lighter, more jocular episode "Go with the Flow" was created. However, the story is now considered part of the Beast Wars saga, and provides an explanation of how the Dinobot clone regained the original's personality in the finale.