|Function: Aerial Combat, Recon Expert|
|"Let's get ready to make some noise!"|
As the first known survivor of Megatron's conversion-freezing virus, Nightscream has brought a new optimism to the Maximal cause. He's living proof of the organic history of Cybertron. In Beast Mode, boasts unmatched speed and aerial maneuverability. Sonic pulses can blast through all alloys. Razor-sharp claws pierce through solid metal with ease. Robot mode gives him even more speed and maneuverability. Can drain enemy's energy and power himself with it. Also creates audio illusions which distract and confuse Vehicons, making them vulnerable to attack.
|Strength: 8||Intelligence: 10|
|Speed: 10||Endurance: 8|
|Rank: 6||Courage: 7|
|Firepower: 9||Skill: 9|
Nightscream Toy Information
|Release Date||September 2000 (2000)|
|Wave||Beast Machines Ultra Wave 2|
|Filed Under||Beast Machines Maximals|
|Additional Toy Info |
Nightscream's toy is disliked for being extremely out of scale compared to his depiction on the show. He is also one of the few Maximals to have his own packaging artwork instead of the generic Optimus Primal or Cheetor design.
Nightscream Parts Information
Nightscream Additional Info
According to Bob Skir, Nightscream was originally intended to be a more subdued female character (in the stryle of Newt from Aliens), but this idea was dropped at the insistence of Hasbro, leading to his more "John Connor" personality.
Contributors: Sol Fury Tony_Bacala