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Optimus Prime is the leader of the Autobots. His backstory may vary depending on the medium.
For example: In the Marvel Comics, he was the gladiator in Iacon than then enrolled into the Autobot army when the Decepticons declared war. In the cartoon he was a normal civilian named Orion Pax, that was nearly killed by Megatron and resurrected by Alpha Trion, renaming him "Optimus Prime", with his new body he went on the mission to stop Megatron.
Powers and Stats
Tier: High 8-C | 5-A | 3-B or 3-A
Name: Optimus Prime, Orion Pax (Original name)
Age: Depends on the incarnation, in the Marvel Comics and the cartoon he is 4 million years old
Classification: Autobot leader, giant robot, Transformer
Attack Potency: Large Building level (Can effortlessly toss around oil tankers, able to take out a jet from 30 miles away and defeated Devastator on 3 occasions) | Large Planet level (The Matrix has destroyed the body of a Saturn-sized god, that being Unicron. He could harm the G1 cartoon Megatron who survived a planet moving explosion in The Ultimate Doom, Part 3) | Multi-Galaxy level or Universe level at maximum (Wiped out the universe-spanning Hate Plague)
Speed: At least Subsonic (Truck mode has a maximum speed of 175 mph), likely higher (Can fly at cruising or subsonic speed to a point. Has the reflexes to dodge laser fire)
Lifting Strength: Class M (Has lifted and thrown a sunken oil tanker and braced the Washington Monument)
Striking Strength: Large Building Class | Large Planet Class
Durability: Large Building level (Can take hits from Megatron, whose strength is comparable to Optimus Prime's) | Large Planet level (With the Matrix he tanked a Saturn-sized explosion and has the power to reconfigure his body at will through his Reconfiguration Matrix)
Range: Extended melee range normally; higher with laser rifle
Standdard Equipment: Ion laser rifle, Energon Axe, laser sword, Combat Deck, Roller droid, the Matrix
Intelligence: Very High, extremely capable and experienced military tactician and warrior.
Weaknesses: His sense of honor can get the best of him
Notable Attacks/Techniques: Can resist hackers and hack their systems right back.
Key: Base | Full Potential | Max Power
Note: This is a composite of Optimus Prime's G1 main body. Marvel, cartoon, and IDW incarnations. It does not cover his various other forms, just the standard original truck body.