Starscream figured that if he was ever going to be the Decepticon leader, he would not only have to take down MEGATRON, but SOUNDWAVE as well. The Seeker couldn't even stand next to Megatron without Soundwave eyeing him like he was Meg's guardian or something.
"Soundwave has been very protective of Megatron lately..." Thundercracker observed.
"I've noticed," growled Starscream as he glared at Soundwave, who was currently deep in conversation with the leader.
"Haha! Now Megatron needs a guard to protect him so he doesn't get hurt!" taunted Skywarp. "How pathetic!"
"Don't speak so lowly of Lord Megatron," sneered Thundercracker, punching him right in the face. Skywarp fell to the ground.
"But seriously!" insisted Skywarp from the floor. He stood up, a bit dizzy. "What if something happened to Soundwave? Who would protect Megatron?"
Starscream's red optics glistened suddenly with inspir