As she desperately tried to access her missing memories, Megatron manipulated the data link, going inside her body, controling her, and by doing so, finding the Maximal's base. However, Blackarachnia softened once more, and displayed traits similar to her pre-technoganic persona with the reintroduction of her lover. White Propionica was featured in the script reading story for the event - once again voiced by Venus Turzo - where she reported to Hot Rodregarding Megatron's sabotage of the Plasma Energy Reactor. Blackarachnia was born from one of the Maximal fallen Stasis pods. Crossing the Rubicon, Later, during Megatron's final assault on the Ark, Blackarachnia "emasculated" Rattrap's tail in an effort to reactivate the Ark. Blackarachnia in the Beast Wars animated series, "It is a double pleasure to deceive the deceiver." Something about his heroic demeanor and the kindness he shows her makes her uneasy. By the time the final conflict rolled around, Blackarachnia, like the others, was empowered by the Sparks of Cybertron, depleting the Vehicon ranks. SHOP for official JobbytheHong merch https://bit.ly/2A2jPSC Here's my toy review of the Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG17 Blackarachnia. But Blackarachnia’s ambition had just begun. Dinobot's death - and Shakespearean death speech. Realizing what this meant, Blackarachnia abandoned her post and followed him. She had a few misadventures during this time, including when she and Dinobot's Transmetal II clone hunted each other. After stopping Tarantulas' attempts to destroy The Ark, Blackarachnia would return to Cybertron with the other Maximals after Megatron's final defeat. When Starscreamtook control of Waspinator's body, she was right next to him when he betrayed Megatron, betraying Starscream back . Still possessing her extrasensory Transmetal 2 powers including telekinesis, Blackarachnia gained several additional weapons courtesy of her new form: a long-range Venom Sniper Gun that fired system-disrupting energy bullets, a defensive riot shield that projected an electromagnetic field from its edge, and the ability to fire strong artificial webs from her grill, exhaust pipe and hands in robot mode. Megatron was impressed with Fractyl's new found battle prowess. Unlike most characters, however, her design underwent the smallest change. Blackarachnia (Blackwidow in Japan) is a fictional character from the Transformers series. Silverbolt followed her and stubbornly refused to leave her alone. As they built their escape ship, he installed his own variant on the design, making it inescapable once sealed and in space. Just in from PREVIEWS we have a look at the Transformers Beast Wars Issue 3 Blackarachnia Cover Art by Josh Burcham. Forever planning and plotting, weaving devious web-like strategies to trap the unwary, Blackarachnia makes sure she always comes out on top. Code of Hero. Although she initially served with a pretense of loyalty, this changed when a floating island (created by the Vok) was discovered, Blackarachnia would betray Scorponok, taking over the island for herself and planning first to use its firepower to destroy the Maximal Base, then take over the Predacons. Keeping something OUT of her crotch, for once.Added by DrSpenglerBlackarachnia appeared throughout the Beast Wars Metals manga as a Predacon warrior, much as she did in the TV series. Rattrap invented a device which combined a spark extractor with a DNA scanner he planned to use it to restore Transformers into their bodies. While the Maximals attempted to remove her Predacon shell program, an alternate Transmetal "Vok" body was somehow automatically created (by someone, somehow) in subspace just in case it was needed. https://super-villain.fandom.com/wiki/Blackarachnia_(Beast_Wars)?oldid=16081. At last, we can truly be together, dark venom of my heart. Seriously. Upon gaining entrance, Megatron then shot the Autobot Leader Optimus Prime in the head, causing a timestorm that threatened to destabilize all of history. Thrust and Jetstorm battled briefly over who Blackarachnia loved but they quickly reverted back to their evil selves. Blackarachnia also appeared in the TransformersCon 2006 program comic, where she was working together with Tarantulas during season two of the Beast Wars. Blackarachnia managed to defeat Inferno, but Tarantulas was killed in the fight. She has been portrayed as both a villainess and heroine, and is usually a romantic interest to one of the heroes in the series. She did considerable damage to Dinobot before being blasted herself. Scanning a nearby condor skeleton, he awoke in a new form, a purple technorganic bird of prey. she trapped Thrust in some of her webs and forced his inner personality out, begging for Silverbolt to answer. . Celebrating with the other Maximals on Cybertron Blackarachnia was on hand to welcome a group of ancient Autobot heroes back to Cybertron. , The stasis pod containing Blackarachnia was launched into Earth orbit in the Beast Wars series pilot. , She is known for saying "Even when I'm good, I'm still bad." She later fell in love with the Maximal Fuzor, Silverbolt and then joined the Maximals as a Transmetal 2. Hearing the battle, Airazor, Cheetor and Rhinox joined Packrat. On the way back to Cybertron Megatron escaped into Transwarp Space, and arrived on Cybertron years before the Maximals. Silverbolt's old, chivalrous personality seemed to reassert itself and he finally rekindled his romance with Blackarachnia. Optimus Primal: Launched into space in a space pod, collided with the Planet Buster and was killed in the explosion. For some unexplained reason, Blackarachnia gained telekinetic or magnetic powers in her Transmetal II form (although it is a probability from being exposed to the Transmetal Driver). As such, the amnesiac Maximal decided to head underground, distraught and confused. Megatron conquered Cybertron, and when the Maximals arrived he captured Silverbolt and Rhinox and removed their sparks. In the flashback Silverbolt is seen carrying Blackarachnia as they all retreat, but it is unknown if this means she switched back to the Autobot/Maximal side.. She attempted to access Tarantulas' mind to find the data needed to operate the Pod, only for his consciousness to enter her body. She has a different origin than she did previously, one linked to the Autobots. Of the several rebellious Predacons under Megatron's command, she's one of the very few who can, on occasion, outguile him. She has a different origin than she did previously, one linked to the Autobots. Double Jeopardy. Other Voices, Part 1 Unfortunately for her, this deception backfired on her in the form of a forced mind link between her and Tarantulas, which remained until she forced the spider into breaking it. She also, much to her disgust, ended up with a telepathic link to Tarantulas which allowed him control of her body. TransMetals … Fires of the Past. Blackarachnia was partnered with the newly-created Decepticharge and dispatched to confront Shockwave's forces on Earth. Beast Wars: Transformers (Beasties: Transformers in Canada) is a CG animated television series made by Mainframe Entertainment in which two opposing factions trapped on a primitive planet, the Maximals and the Predacons of Transformers, a race of sentient robots, fight over its precious Energon. She first encountered him when she was setting up an energon mining post with Tarantulas and Quickstrike, and was stunned at how he refused to destroy her simply on the grounds that she was a female unit. This does not include characters only appearing in collector's club or convention-related comics (from 3H or Fun Publications), or toy-only characters. Her design is very similar to her original Beast Wars CGI model, but with four eyes instead of two, and two skinny, pincer-like “spider limbs” that jut from her back and arc over her shoulders. She hasn't experienced unconditional love before, and it scares her, though she'll never admit it. Many of the major characters in Beast Wars are killed off, usually near the end, sometimes to make room or new characters. Though it did not destroy either of them, the result was even better: Optimus Primal wound up in the pod and was destroyed instead. He did seem to bring out a more altruistic side of her however, and she was often genuinely surprised at just how much he cared about her. He returned, but just for a moment. While most characters got re-designs for laughs, the only change in Blackarachnia would appear to be that she's a bit smaller and "cuter". — just as Megatron arrived. She would rather be deactivated than be a slave. But watch your back! Silverbolt, not realizing what she was planning, bailed her out of the contraption. Blackarachnia (Happy Meal promotion, 1998) . Dinobot clone - Eaten offscreen by the real Dinobot. For a long time Blackarachnia resisted Silverbolt's attempts to reform her (based on his assessment that as a Maximal protoform, she possessed inherent goodness). Megatron, observing the slim and attractive Blackarachnia transform and strike a few poses, suggested that he had "ulterior motives behind her beast form selection." , Blackarachnia was named the 4th worst upgrade in Beast Wars history Topless Robot. Locked out of her robot mode, she awaited her imminent deactivation- until the other three survivors: an equally disoriented Optimus Primal, Rattrap and Cheetor- plunged into her web. Upon awakening, the four headed to confront Primal in the Oracle, where they convinced him to return into real-space and continue his leadership. 1. Blackarachnia was voted one of the top robot characters that does not look like her toy by Topless Robots. Blackarachnia stole this device and together with the organic core of Cybertron and a nearby fossil reformatted Jetstorm into Silverbolt, now a techno-organic Maximal. Blackarachnia was once an Autobot named Elita One. When she realized that Megatron was sending Waspinator to the location of The Ark, she followed him, only to be waylaid by Silverbolt again. While out trick-or-treating, Bulkhead, Bumblebee and Sari are attacked by Blackarachnia. Taking advantage of his temporary deactivation, she downloaded a copy, destroyed the files and told Megatron Dinobot destroyed them, while telling Tarantulas a different story, that Megatron had booby-trapped them. Blackarachnia started out as a Predacon, while being formed by Tarantulas in the Beast Wars, and battled the Maximals. , During the Beast Wars series, she was originally a Maximal protoform, but her stasis pod was captured by the Predacons and was fitted with a Predacon shell program and reprogrammed by Tarantulas as a Predacon spy and saboteur. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. So together they traveled to a mountain that was above the energon interference. The End...or is it? Voice actor: Cree Summer (English), Ryōka Yuzuki(Japanese), Christin Marquitan (German) Blackarachnia was previously known as Elita-1. In Transformers: Universe, Blackarachnia is converted to the Decepticon side and joins forces with Unicron, as Silverbolt once again attempts to return her to the side of good. Master of the House Sometime after that, she received a vision of prehistoric Earth and her lover. Blackarachnia and crew later discovered the bat-creature Nightscream, who led them to a strange organic fruit tree. Megatron, observing the slim and attractive Blackarachnia transform and strike a few poses, suggested that he had "ulterior motives behind her beast form selection." Blackarachnia made herself renowned among the ranks of both the Maximals and Predacons as a severe headache to Megatron. Like x 2; Mako Crab, Mar 4, 2020 #5426. As the victorious Maximals travelled forward in time from prehistoric Earth to far-future Cybertron, their shuttle was suddenly struck by a powerful force of darkness. As you can see, this didn't work very well. 1 History 1.1 Beast Wars 1.1.1 Villainous Background 1.1.2 Defection 1.2 Beast Machines 1.2.1 Season 1 1.2.2 Season 2 2 Gallery 3 Navigation Blackarachnia was born from one of the Maximal fallen … While most characters got re-designs for laughs, the only change in Blackarachnia would appear to be that she's a bit smaller and "cuter". Blackarachnia is a hidden playable character in the Transformers: Beast Wars Transmetals video game. Pose Blackarachnia figure with her classic crossbow weapon accessory inspired by the Beasts Wars cartoon. We also have a look at the robot mode, but unfortunately the arms were mistransformed. Blackarachnia fell back upon her Predacon principles of 'survival of the fittest' and became more withdrawn and skeptical than at the end of the Beast Wars. Blackarachnia was voted one of the top robot characters that does not look like her toy by Topless Robots. Soon they discover that there are other forces at work on the planet - … The two worked together to gain access to The Ark, only to have Megatron arrive and threaten Silverbolt's life to force Blackarachnia to allow him entrance. Unlike most characters, however, her design underwent the smallest change. The infamous Beast Wars femme-fatale is back in Kingdom. He would have escaped had Megatron not overridden the ejection system. Blackarachnia fell back upon her Predacon principles of 'survival of the fittest' and became more withdrawn and skeptical than at the end of the Beast Wars. Inferno pursued Packrat, but since Packrat didn't need to assume beast mode with the armor on, he got the upper hand in the fight with Inferno. Beast Wars. Megatron, already aware of their next move, used their deceptive tendencies against them and acted unaware of their treachery. There is a sequel series, Beast Machines. Fleeing deep within Cybertron Optimus Primal was contacted by The Oracle and was reformatted into a technorganic form which then reformatted his companions. Eventually, Blackarachnia began a relationship with the Maximal Silverbolt, who continually tried to bring her over to the side of good. She first meets Silverbolt after he rescues her. Having come from the violent, treacherous and often abusive world of the Predacons, the kindness and unconditional love Blackarachnia received from Silverbolt seemed very alien to her, and she found returning it difficult, often resorting to displaying her affection buried underneath her sardonic sense of humor. Swatting away an angry bug, looking out over their new home, Silverbolt ruined the emotion with the corniest line possible-. Optimal Situation (Quite what she'dintended to do with the Ark — since she couldn't have altered the timeline without risking erasing herself — was never explored.) She is based on her counterpart in Beast Wars. Tarantulas, watching a black widow fight and devour another spider, was inspired. Blackarachnia had a relatively easy time adapting to her new technorganic form, and was the third Maximal to master transformation, though it took her longer to apply her new robot mode in combat. Not willing to die for Megatron, she activated Teletraan I's security nets to force Megatron off the ship. Blacaracknia is a complete new Deluxe mold showing off an impressive and realistic spider mode with articulated legs. Note: Although it picks up after the first season of Beast Wars, the Beast Wars Metals comic is not in continuity with the last two seasons. Dinobot replies with, "Upwind of you, for … Despite lacking the vehicle mod… She teamed up with Razorclaw to fight Striker before being abducted by Unicron. In the Convention Comics plot, Inferno and Blackarachnia watched as the Predacon scientist Fractyl attempted to invent Energon Armor capable of protecting them from energon build up. Only Cheetor, Dinobot II, and Blackarachnia were explicitly described as Transmetals 2. , Blackarachnia has some skills in mechanics and science but still second to Tarantulas. When Thrust and Blackarachnia were split up from the battle, a unofficial truce was made between the two uneasy sides, but when, Thrust saved her life and her Spark, having strange recollections of doing so before, her mind was set: He was Silverbolt, mutated and made evil by Megatron. Blackarachnia was named the 4th worst upgrade in Beast Wars history Topless Robot. While forced to act as a Decepticon, Blackarachnia's true self remained intact but submerged, struggling to overcome Unicron's control and desperate to correct the warped Binaltech timeline. 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