Megatron combines brute strength, military cunning,
ruthlessness and terror. Aches to return to Cybertron to conquest
after destroying all Autobots on earth. Plans to possess all Earth
resources. Incredibly powerful and intelligent. Fires nuclear- charged
fusion cannon. Can link up interdimensionally to a black hole and
draw antimatter from it for use as a weapon. No known weakness.
Megatron was available without (1984) or with a rub symbol (1985).
A non-chromed version of Megatron was available in Japan, featuring flat gray plastic and blue instead of red plastic.
This variant was released as VSX Megatron in 1985; see that version's entry for more details.
This figure was available in
1984-1985, and later by mail order in 1986.
This figure was available in Japan without its stock and scope accessories in 1984-1985.
This figure was reissued in Japan with its stock and scope accessories in 2000.
This figure was reissued as part of the Transformers Collection line with the Energy Mace accessory in 2003.
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Please note, depending on which continuity you follow, Megatron is sometimes upgraded into Galvatron (1986-2016) and other times they are entirely different characters. Please see the page for Galvatron for all iterations of that character.