Why LEGO® Optimus Prime is the set Transformers fans have all been waiting forWe reckon that the 80s produced some of the best cartoons and kids shows of all time.
But there was one cartoon that hit differently for our generation. It was the story of the heroic Autobots from the planet Cybertron who made it their mission to protect Earth.
Of course, we’re talking about none other than Transformers.
The Transformers robots stood for bravery, courage, teamwork and strength (with a little humor thrown in), so they were real role models to us kids.
Now, fans can FINALLY build the most iconic Transformers leader, modeled off the original G1 toy design, LEGO® Optimus Prime.Joseph Kyde, the LEGO designer of this set, says, “Optimus Prime has all the qualities that you want in a in a leader. He is the wisest and he is the strongest.”