After the victory on Earth, returns in possession of 's body with the intent on destroying , forcing Autobots, Decepticons, and Predacons to form an unlikely alliance to counter this threat. However, Predaking refuses, having not forgiven the Autobots for destroying his brethren on Earth. Optimus heads out to find it, but is soon troubled with a plasma storm. Released 2013, 'Transformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predacons Rising' stars , , , The movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 10 min, and received a score of out of 100 on Metacritic, which assembled reviews from respected critics. With the link to Unicron severed, all of the Terrorcons are destroyed, and Megatron regains control of his body. Elsewhere, Predaking starts investigating and finds the area where the two Predacons fought Magnus and Smokescreen, realizing that the Autobots were telling the truth and begins searching for Skylynx and Darksteel, but is found by Unicron. Meanwhile, on Earth, at the bottom of the ocean, Megatron's consciousness is reawakened by , who seeks to destroy his arch-enemy , the very core of Cybertron, and requires Megatron's body to do so.
However, as Starscream returns and tries to talk him into re-igniting the war, Megatron reveals that his time under Unicron's control has soured him towards tyranny, and so he no longer wishes to be a Decepticon. At the Well of All Sparks, Unicron's undead army arrives, but the Nemesis confronts and attacks them, and the Predacons soon join them. Unicron then uses the power of Dark Energon to resurrect the Predacons into undead. Not long after Megatron's demise and the restoration of Cybertron, the Autobots celebrate as Optimus Prime promotes Bumblebee to warrior class. In the aftermath, Optimus reveals to the Autobots that he emptied the AllSpark into the Matrix within him, but can no longer be separated from either, requiring him to sacrifice himself to completely restore Cybertron. Meanwhile, Predaking arrives at the bone yard where he finds Skylynx and Darksteel, who reveal the remains of their fallen brethren are resurrected by Unicron.
Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'Transformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predacons Rising' right now, here are some finer points about the action flick. However, Bumblebee uses the Polarity Gauntlet to stop him while Optimus attends to the AllSpark. Predaking, Skylynx and Darksteel attempt to fight off the Terrorcons using their fire-breath, only to be forced into the Well with them. Unicron then puts Megatron under eternal suffering for his deception. After a brief firefight, the Nemesis is shot down just above the Well, which gives an imprisoned Starscream a chance to escape. .
Realizing too late that it was a trap, Unicron is rendered helpless as his Anti-Spark is pulled into the device, sealing him inside it forever. As Unicron charges their way, the Predacons join the Autobots in an alliance. Meanwhile, in the asteroid belt, Optimus and Wheeljack arrive in Ultra Magnus's ship where the AllSpark - which itself is pure energy stored in a container of 's creation - is adrift. However, time bought by Bumblebee allows the Autobots to escape through a Ground Bridge portal. They end up scaring Starscream away before attacking Shockwave, who holds them off before being overpowered. Tracking down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Vinton Heuck-directed movie via subscription can be challenging, so we here at Moviefone want to do right by you.
Bumblebee eventually loses his strength as Unicron overpowers him, before following Optimus and shooting him down. After a brutal fight, Magnus is severely damaged and Smokescreen is barely able to save his life and make it through an emergency space bridge with him. Predaking, believing Unicron to be Megatron, immediately attacks him, but Unicron turns the tables and quickly beats him down before reading his mind and finding the bone yard. With Optimus not available and Ultra Magnus wounded in action, Bumblebee assumes temporary leadership of the Autobots. Meanwhile, Shockwave, Darksteel, Skylynx, and Starscream find the Predacon bone yard, but are soon confronted by Unicron, who they assume is Megatron until he clarifies who he is once more. Despite Wheeljack's insistence to turn back, Optimus keeps going and eventually retrieves it, though their ship is damaged by an asteroid, and they set course of Cybertron.
Meanwhile, the Autobots try to contact Optimus from the former Decepticon flagship , but the asteroid damage destroyed their transmitter, making the contact only one way. Darksteel and Skylynx charges at Unicron for conflict, but he easily defeats them. Meanwhile, the Autobots detect Megatron's signal through Unicron, and also detect the Terrorcons, which are headed for the Well of All Sparks, the most direct route to Primus himself. Unicron battles the Autobots, who are outmatched and are forced to the lower levels where Bulkhead, Arcee, and Smokescreen almost fall into a smelting pit. However, Starscream sneaks aboard the ship, and frees Knock Out and the few captive Vehicon troops, and tries to retake the ship, intending to use it to flee Cybertron. At that point, Optimus and Wheeljack return, but Unicron shoots the ship down, although both survive, with the wounded Wheeljack getting rushed by Bulkhead and Arcee to help him. The festivities end, however, when Optimus sets out on a journey to find the AllSpark, the source of new life on Cybertron, and takes Wheeljack with him to find it so that new Transformers can come into being.
Unicron reformats Megatron's lifeless husk into a perfected body with new upgrades, before heading to Cybertron. Bumblebee decides to lead a counterattack with Bulkhead, Smokescreen, and Arcee on the Nemesis, while Ratchet stays back at Kaon with Ultra Magnus. Set on finding answers, Bumblebee leads Smokescreen, and to track , who has taken refuge near the grave site of hundreds of ancient Predacon bones, and ask his help in finding his two new brothers. The festivities end, however, when Optimus sets out on a journey to find the , the source of new life on Cybertron, and takes with him to find it so that new Transformers can come into being. The damage is so critical that the Autobots are forced to call in from for assistance while the Autobots deduce that the two new Predacons must be creations of Shockwave. Want to know what the movie's about? Unicron, enraged by his failure in his weak form, decides that he needs a greater weapon. As Bulkhead and Arcee kill the Vehicon troops, Starscream is about to neutralize Bumblebee using the Immobilizer, only to be betrayed and ironically, knocked out by Knock Out, who once again tries to join the Autobots and is accepted this time.
The Autobots believe Megatron returned before Unicron corrects them. When Starscream presses the issue, Megatron angrily disbands the Decepticons altogether, and flies off to start a new life. In the meantime, Ultra Magnus and continue to search for the fugitive Decepticons in the Sea of Rust, but are soon attacked by the and Darksteel. The Autobots try to dissuade him, but Optimus states that the Matrix cannot be restored again, and that the age of Primes is over, but recognizes each Autobot - even Knock Out - as a Prime in their own right before taking off into the core as the Autobots watch. Unicron is about to destroy the Allspark, only to find the container empty when opening it.
Starscream then flies back to Darkmount to take control of the Decepticons once again by reviving the cause in his name, only to be confronted by the Predacons, intent on getting revenge for their abuse his, Darksteel's and Skylynx's fates are revealed in the sequel series,. Optimus briefly engages Unicron, and tries to snap Megatron out of his possession, but to no avail. It was first broadcast on on October 4, 2013. Predaking orders them to help him reclaim the remains, but they refused, resulting in a brawl with Predaking as the winner. Not long after, the brutally mangled and scarred Shockwave arrives and suggests that they help the Autobots instead, who then leaves to parts unknown. As Optimus plunges into Primus, millions of sparks of all the deceased and unborn Transformers emerge from the Well, including Prime's own spark.
Bumblebee, after asking the imprisoned for any ideas on locating the fugitives, he leads the Autobots to Megatron's old fortress located in the Decepticon capital called Kaon to find answers, but they are soon confronted by Unicron in Megatron's body. Megatron within, who seeks to have his body back, deceives Unicron into talking to him, withholding Predaking's betrayal to him. Unicron eventually gets the upper hand and prepares to kill Optimus. . . . .