Optimus Prime is the leader of the Auto-Bots as he is in most Transformers series. In Transformers Cybertron he is faced with a huge problem when a the destruction of Unicron causes a black hole that threatens to destroy everything is formed. Optimus has no choice but to evacuate Cybertron and move all of the Auto-Bots to Earth where he meets three Earth children who help him in his search for the omega lock and four cyber planet keys. Optimus Prime has the ability to link up with other Auto-Bots such as Leobreaker and Wing Saber and has a Super Mode. Optimus's cyber power key activates extra cannons in super mode. In the second to last episode of the series Optimus kills Galvatron with the use of Vector Prime's sword.He has one goal which is to save and protect the humans and although he thinks differently, he accepts it and trusts that he is doing the right thing.
Optimus Prime is a leader in the best sense of the word, taking point on every mission and never sending his team into any situation he wouldn't go himself. Dedicated to the protection of all life and the preservation of freedom for all sentient beings, he serves as a role model for his fellow Autobots. It is through his keen intelligence, even hand, steady nerves and endless compassion that the Autobots continue to frustrate the Decepticons evil plans again and again. In a desperate race against time, Optimus Prime has been forced to send teams of his best soldiers into unknown parts of the Universe in search of the lost Cyber Planet Keys, ancient artifacts with the power to save Cybertron and the rest of the Universe from the giant black hole formed from the implosion of Unicron.