Genre: Essay
Stories
My Theory on how, why, & when Unicron, the 'Choas Bringer', was created. This essay is about the Generation One Unicron, not the Armada (or the rebuilt Energon) alternate reality entity. Enjoy.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 673 - Hits: 1563
Complete?: Yes - Published: 23/09/03 - Last Updated: 23/09/03
A hero may be someone who swoops to your rescue when you're in trouble - but a better breed of hero is someone who inspires you to stand up and fight for yourself.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 736 - Hits: 2479
Complete?: Yes - Published: 22/09/00 - Last Updated: 22/09/00
There is a need for a more informative and realistic set of technical specification attribute tables. The present range of 1-10 for the various attributes is seriously inadequate.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 131 - Hits: 818
Complete?: Yes - Published: 15/10/02 - Last Updated: 15/10/02
My thoughts on friendship and what it takes to be a friend. Author's note: This was written over three years ago so if some things seem a little off, that's why. ;)

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: fania
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 616 - Hits: 616
Complete?: Yes - Published: 19/06/03 - Last Updated: 19/06/03
A quick look at how I feel about friendship. Please note the date it was written in the essay.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: fania
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 616 - Hits: 404
Complete?: Yes - Published: 20/06/03 - Last Updated: 20/06/03
My thoughts and possible rant against the abuse Galvatron gets hurled upon him. In other words, why I now like this Decepticon a LOT. Author's note: Written in 2001. Forgive me if it seems off.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: fania
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 590 - Hits: 790
Complete?: Yes - Published: 19/06/03 - Last Updated: 19/06/03
Tut defends the Decepticons' most powerful adversary -- Optimus Prime.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 2106 - Hits: 2241
Complete?: Yes - Published: 01/05/08 - Last Updated: 01/05/08
Raksha's review of the first season of Beast Wars. She hated it!

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 2568 - Hits: 1305
Complete?: Yes - Published: 09/09/00 - Last Updated: 09/09/00
...wherein I explain the fate of Robots In Disguise: Conquest.

Rated: G
Categories: Robots In Disguise
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 637 - Hits: 354
Complete?: No - Published: 24/08/09 - Last Updated: 29/08/09
Raksha writes about her thoughts on over 13 years of Transformer fandom.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 2049 - Hits: 1929
Complete?: Yes - Published: 19/09/00 - Last Updated: 19/09/00
A despairing essay on the state of the newsgroup alt.toys.transformers.

Rated: G
Categories: Beast Machines, Generation One, Beast Wars
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 265 - Hits: 928
Complete?: Yes - Published: 01/05/08 - Last Updated: 01/05/08
Commentary from a conservative Transfan regarding an up-and-coming character.

Rated: G
Categories: Armada
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 574 - Hits: 1436
Complete?: Yes - Published: 11/12/02 - Last Updated: 11/12/02
Raksha's experience of playing Soundwave on the MUSHes (online role playing games).

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 1203 - Hits: 934
Complete?: Yes - Published: 07/09/00 - Last Updated: 07/09/00
There's been talk of another Transformers (tm) movie. Steven examines the pros and cons.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 599 - Hits: 2493
Complete?: Yes - Published: 01/05/08 - Last Updated: 01/05/08
A Decepticon fans musings on the conflict between Megatrons personal ambition and sense of duty leads to an examination of the relation of conscious to ones place in the scheme of things.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 1275 - Hits: 672
Complete?: Yes - Published: 14/01/03 - Last Updated: 14/01/03
An observation of the fandom that sees The Transformers as something more. WARNING: The opinions expressed in this editorial do not necessarily reflect the TF community at large. You read at your risk!

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 706 - Hits: 866
Complete?: Yes - Published: 15/07/03 - Last Updated: 15/07/03
A look into how successful the only recurring G1 female transformer really was.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: Arcee (G1,TFU)
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 8734 - Hits: 2968
Complete?: Yes - Published: 28/05/02 - Last Updated: 28/05/02
An essay on what happened to the last season of Beast Wars and why it failed.

Rated: G
Categories: Beast Wars
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 871 - Hits: 1543
Complete?: Yes - Published: 01/05/08 - Last Updated: 01/05/08
When Sam takes a late night walk, he never suspected this to happen. Well, at least he's not alone in that statement; neither had Barricade. Friends will be made. Lives will be changed forever. Decepticon-centric.

Rated: G
Categories: Transformers 2007 Movie
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 19
Wordcount: 79588 - Hits: 11790
Complete?: No - Published: 23/02/09 - Last Updated: 29/08/09
A short, informal essay on how Stryka may very well be what Transformer fans have been waiting for in a female character all this time.

Rated: G
Categories: Beast Machines
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 1079 - Hits: 847
Complete?: Yes - Published: 23/04/03 - Last Updated: 23/04/03
Steven Acevedo gives his first impressions of the Beast Machines cartoon.

Rated: G
Categories: Beast Machines
Characters: Ultra Magnus (G1,TFU)
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 382 - Hits: 1451
Complete?: Yes - Published: 01/05/08 - Last Updated: 01/05/08
The Pros and Cons of being a Transformers fan from someone who has weathered the changes over two decades.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 471 - Hits: 1100
Complete?: Yes - Published: 30/08/02 - Last Updated: 30/08/02
Autobot Blaster thinks what is being done to Internet Radio is the pits. So he decides to write a report about it.

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: None
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 419 - Hits: 763
Complete?: Yes - Published: 09/07/02 - Last Updated: 09/07/02
Is Bluestreak really blue? What kind of Transformer is he anyway?

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: Prisoners Of War
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 822 - Hits: 1607
Complete?: Yes - Published: 01/05/08 - Last Updated: 01/05/08
My defense of my first BotCon. Read the report on my site. You'll understand why. ;)

Rated: G
Categories: Generation One
Characters: None
Genre: Essay
Location: Library

Series: fania
Chapters: 1
Wordcount: 486 - Hits: 451
Complete?: Yes - Published: 14/06/03 - Last Updated: 14/06/03