Transformers™: Fall of Cybertron™ transports you to the final days of the planet Cybertron where you will experience the apocalyptic war between the AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS.
User reviews: Overwhelmingly Positive (1,127 reviews)
Release Date: Aug 20, 2012

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Transformers™: Fall of Cybertron™ transports you to the final days of the planet Cybertron where you will experience the darkest hours of the apocalyptic war between the AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS. Embark on an adrenaline-fueled journey through a wide range of missions and massive environments designed around each character’s unique abilities. With the stakes higher than ever before, you play as a variety of Transformers characters, including Grimlock’s nearly indestructible T-Rex form and the legendary Combaticons forming into the colossal Bruticus. Fight through both sides of the Transformers’ most epic battles leading to their legendary exodus from their homeworld.

Transformers™: Fall of Cybertron™ allows you to go head-to-head as AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS with its multi-player online mode. Create your own personalized character and weaponry with the most advanced and in-depth customization ever before seen in a Transformers video game.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows® XP/Vista/7
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.6 GHz or AMD Phenom X3 8750
    • Memory: 2 GB system RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 8.4 GB Free Space
    • Video Card: GeForce 8800 GT series with 512 MB RAM or ATI Radeon HD 4850 with 512 MB RAM
    • DirectX®: DirectX 9.0c or DirectX 10
    • Sound: DirectX compatible Sound card
    • Additional: Broadband connection and service required for Multiplayer Connectivity. Internet connection required for activation.
Helpful customer reviews
41 of 48 people (85%) found this review helpful
97.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 24
A very, very underappreciated game in the Transformer's genre. For the most part you will be playing it as a very diverse third-person shooter, but it has some really great setpiece level designs you will play over and over without them getting old - case in point, the omni-popular Grimlock level, where you literally play as a giant robot that turns into a fire-breathing dinosaur, destroying giant robot cockroaches and a space portal to Earth on your way to Robot Heaven.

None of that is an exaggeration.
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36 of 41 people (88%) found this review helpful
599.7 hrs on record
Posted: July 4
Transformers foc (fall of cybertron) is fun and a great game the graphics on max are excellent and the chapters are easy with great transition from war for cybertron to fall of cybertron


in MULTIPLAYER people ruin it by hacking or cheating to improve their rank on the leaderboards the in team deathmatch you dont have to cheat to win and i can prove this by observation no mods no cheats and no hacks that is a fair match ............not all of them are cheaters in the game but about 5% on average

*******************************************NEW PEOPLE TO FOC READ THIS****************************************************

if you are 1 getting killed every second 2 feeling over powered (in game) or just need extra fire power message me to join you AND TOGETHER WE CAN BAND TOGETHER AND END CHEATING AND HACKING

be a fair sport and dont use any forms of hacking, hard work pays what are you waiting cybertron is under attack ....join the game and me TheGoldenSpark
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43 of 54 people (80%) found this review helpful
8.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 17
If you don't know the difference between a Unicorn and Unicron, then this isn't the game for you, but if you do know the difference then this is a MUST buy. From a gameplay standpoint it is repetetive and I'll gladly put that down as a pitfall of the game, however the whole point of the game is to be one gigantic fan service that serves as a spiritual prequal to the Generation 1 Transformers series.

If you are a fan of the old transformers this game will have you drooling with fan service at least once in every mission, all the way from the huge cityboys of Metroplex all the way down to being full of Cesium Salami, or was it beryllium baloney? However the biggest fan service is in the ending credits, which I won't spoil because it makes finishing the game entirely worth it!
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13 of 13 people (100%) found this review helpful
42.1 hrs on record
Posted: December 12
“More Than Meets The Eye”

Set amongst the burning ruins of a dying planet, ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ is an exhilarating, at times truly spectacular, Third-Person Action RPG - and is very simply, the single best gaming interpretation of the iconic Transformers franchise.

Campaign: Released in 2012 by High Moon Studios | Activision, ‘T:FOC’ is the second entry in the Transformers trilogy and is clearly the series’ high water mark - The opening credits thrust you into the midst of a massive space battle over the destroyed planet of Cybertron, besieged by Decepticon Battle-Cruisers, and front row to the ultimate stand-off between Decepticon supremo, Megatron, and Autobot leader, Optimus Prime. The game then flashes-back 6 days, and drops you in to play through the final few days of the conflict and events leading up to that historic last stand. An engaging story-fueled campaign takes you across a lovingly-crafted, richly atmospheric Transformers universe, putting you in control of popular characters (from both Autobot and Decepticon factions) such as Optimus Prime, Megatron, Starscream, Bumblebee, Cliff-Jumper, Jazz, Grimlock and more.

Gameplay | Graphics | Sound: From a technical standpoint, gameplay is a pretty standard Third Person RPG | Shooter | Racer (for the Transformation bits). While there is nothing groundbreaking here, there are several elements that do elevate this title – 1. Unlike other RPG’s where you control one main character throughout, here each of the campaign’s 13 chapters is framed through the viewpoint of a different Transformer allowing the gamer to control many beloved characters each with their own weapon systems, unique transformation, special abilities etc, providing some great overall variety - 2. The game’s pacing is also well constructed with third-person Shooting sections broken up through Stealth, Platforming and Vehicular missions, and intermittent set piece elements that are truly epic in both size and scale. – and finally, 3. A good number of collectibles, upgradable weapons, multiple endings and ultimately, the sheer glee of controlling some legendary characters builds great replayability into this title. Sound Design is also particularly noteworthy, with a grand operatic score accompanied by voice-actors from the original TV-series reprising key roles as Optimus and Megatron. Great graphics, well optimized K&M controls, an ‘Escalation | Survival’ mode, and a highly customizable Multiplayer experience round out a well polished title.

Flaws: For all it does well however, one cannot escape the glaring fact that gameplay is rather restrictively linear. Further, an uneven Multiplayer experience (of dropped connections, hacks and exploits, exclusion of the popular Co-op option) in addition to an unseemingly high pricetag of $60 for a 3-yr old title (Note: Steam Sale Price at $15), mar the overall package.

Overall, ‘Transformers: Fall of Cybertron’ is a fantastic interpretation of a beloved franchise – and although a pretty average RPG on a technical level - its grand cinematic campaign, breathtaking scale, phenomenal sound design, cast of iconic characters and high replayability, elevate the game to something more than the sum of its parts. This is an ode to the Transformers universe made by fans, for fans – and this is as close to ‘Prime’ as you will ever get – Highly Recommended! (Rated 9/10)
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13 of 17 people (76%) found this review helpful
17.0 hrs on record
Posted: October 24
I'm a Transformers fantatic! I was raised with Transformers! I lived Transformers! And I would deffinitely dress up as an adult Optimus Prime for Halloween. All the same my verdict of this game was very positive and enjoyable. The game has pretty well cut graphics. There are no micro stuttering, and it's pretty well polished. Game content is solid, and entertaining and certainly holds up to the Transformers lore fairly well. The game does feel a bit limited at times. I had the urge to go through levels in a free play mode, but none existed. I would love to tumble through any level with any character.

Multiplayer is fairly straightforward on the game, and very entertaining. Found it pretty decent for the incoming expectations of the game. All the same I would play the multiplayer again. There wasn't a lot of connection issues while trying to get onto the online server for multiplay.

All together it's a pretty decent game that seemed to be well played out. I think it's fairly enjoyable and worth buying. I couldn't determine a good reason not to get the game.
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12 of 16 people (75%) found this review helpful
64.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 10
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is an amazing game with many new features that were not in the previous game. The graphics were excellent, gameplay has vastly improved and the storyline is new and interesting. However, my only con would be the character choice on Escalation (in war for cybertron you could play any character, in this 4 are set). Maybe in the next game they might change this to make gameplay a bit more... 'independent' you could say. A brilliant game nonetheless.
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12 of 17 people (71%) found this review helpful
62.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 10
Outstanding game! Graphics, cutscenes, mechanics, atmosphere are perfect. Through every minute of it I was entralled as it captured my emotions, to the epic excitments of mowing down Decepticons/Autobots to the Sacrifices that some characters made. I'd recomend before playing this play "War for Cybertron". It explains all of the backstory and so on.

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13 of 19 people (68%) found this review helpful
41.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 19
It's a great game, contuning from War For Cybertron, until they leave Cybertron. Its mulitplayer is fun, with creative characters. It still sucks that there are still 4 classes, buti don't think thats a problem with the amount of customization available. I don't play competive, but i still find myself comine back to play this over and over again.
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7 of 8 people (88%) found this review helpful
4.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 25
I never really got the chance to get into the Transformers universe. As a kid I grew up with Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh!, but Transformers wasn't that popular here in Belgium (apart from the Michael Bay explosionfest). With Transformers™: War for Cybertron being released a few years ago, I was quite impressed with both the visual style of Cybertron and the fluid controls. Transformers™: Fall of Cybertron only adds upon that... most of the time.

The Pros:
· Solid third-person shooter controls. There are no cover mechanics or anything out of the ordinary, but being able to transform into a vehicle (jets, racecars, tanks...) and the very solid dashing, you can evade enemy fire in a spectacular way.
· A great single player story with great action-packed environments and a constantly thrilling war.
· The Escalation co-op mode is especially fun. Choose your Transformer (Autobot or Decepticon, depending on the map) with its own special ability to survive 15 waves of increasingly more difficult enemies. The more communication there is with your party, the easier it'll be to survive.
· An overall good difficulty curve. The AI is rather smart and getting into the open, even on Normal difficulty, is an almost certain death. It takes some time to get used to, but you'll quickly master and finetune your tactics for both Singleplayer, Escalation and the Multiplayer.

The Cons:
· There's a bit too little co-operation in my opinion. Escalation is great but it doesn't last forever, and the Singleplayer can't be played in co-op anymore as in War for Cybertron. The co-op experience was the most fun I've had in the game, and quite possibly in any recetly played third person shooters, but it feels a bit underused and forgotten.
· Multiplayer is dead. You'll find people playing TDM for sure, but there's a chance you might find hackers. I also find the multiplayer a bit lacking in its predecessor.

The Visuals:
· Great combinations of technical advancement and neon bring the world of Cybertron to life in a spectacular sci-fi way.

Final Verdict:
· A lot of attention was spent on the singleplayer and it shows, both in good and bad. A top notch enjoyable storyline, but co-op- and multiplayer-modes could have used some extra attention. 8/10
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27 of 46 people (59%) found this review helpful
7.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 19
Well it has Dinobots in it.
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12 of 19 people (63%) found this review helpful
69.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 30
Well ive played this game only for 5 days yet.But I must agree that developers have putted their full efforts in the game to make it awesome.

Some points that you should buy this game.

1) As I've already played WFC but FoC story is very good in comparison.
2) Multiplayer is very good it has 4 different modes.
3) Creating a transformers is tottaly awesome which makes Fall of Cybertron's Multiplayer is very good.
4) It has many good maps in multiplayer.
5) Escalation Mode is very good you must try it.
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
272.8 hrs on record
Posted: December 15
Out of the three currently available Tranformers games for PC on steam, this is your best bet. with steam intergration in
multiplayer modes and friends list, many steam groups dedicated to the game, and probably the most played out of the three, the game is the best of all of them. the campaign may seem confusing a some stages (what the hell happened to starscream?!) it may not meet aprovale to some players, but you don't have to play it. it has nothing to do with the multiplayer (apart from a few maps might resemble parts of the campaign) and you unlock the parts for customisation through earning in-game money for the multiplayer. the customisation is my favourite part (CTF... is underplayed) as you can change every part of your character, with 3 characters for each class! and another feature: full controler suport!

I deffinatly reccomend this game, for the multiplayer, as it is the most player out of the three.
If you want a campaign experience, then I'd say go for War for cybertron
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6 of 8 people (75%) found this review helpful
38.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 31
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is the sequel to Transformers: War for Cybertron. Taking place on the same planet, the Autobots battle the Decepticons as they try to leave their world, before it dies with them. You start out as Bumblebee, the young iconic Autobot scout, when Megatron attacks the fleeing Ark. This is not the beginning of the game, well, the beginning level, but takes place five days after the second chapter. You'll have to see the rest.

+ A WONDERFUL CAMPAIGN! This story improves upon WFC a lot
+ Gorgeous graphics
+ Fantastic graphics
+ Good characters
+ No more 30 fps cap
+ Amazing transformations
+ DLC does not split the community in the middle
+ Your own character for multiplayer

- You cannot change the controls
- A lot of hackers in multi. I suggest playing regional matchmaking
- So many op weapons. For example, the ♥♥♥♥ing Subsonic Repeater.
- The devs do not care about the game. We were given reskin DLC, colors removed, and they left us.
- No cheating prevention system
- No way to communicate with teammates in Escalation/Multiplayer. It's ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ and lazy.
- THE DESTROYER IS TERRIBLE! Only heavy weapons? No hitscan weapons? ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥!

Final verdict:
As it does improve upon WFC, it's the multiplayer that drags the score down to the same score as WFC. Singleplayer is a huge improvement from WFC, while multi is a large downgrade
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
4.0 hrs on record
Posted: June 23
I totally recommend this game!!!Not for the price,but for the gameplay and storyline,the game from my first 1.2 hours of gameplay was totally amazing and exciting,when the Autobots wanted to go through the <<Black Hole>> the Decepticons came in and attackjed our ship...
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
173.9 hrs on record
Posted: September 25
Greatgame from the start the maps are fun but challenging and the campain is definitely harer as it goes posn a great challenge but were it shines the most is escalation and multiplayer the escalation is very challenging just as expected so its great practice with friends for multiplayer. In multiplayer you can customize your weapon layout upgrades for the waepsons and custiomize your own bots through points you ear four stars definitely the way it could be better is if you could fly higer the maps were bigger and a couple space maps were you fight in space i could play this game forever. ;)
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
14.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 26
The next in High Moon's stellar "Cybertron" series of games, Fall of Cybertron is a sequel in every sense of the word. Bigger, arguably better, and crammed with more of the stuff Transformers fans want - like Dinobots and Insecticons. The gameplay remains relatively unchanged, but there's a more linear nature to preceedings, doing away with optional three-player co-op and instead guiding players down a strict narrative. I find that this is an improvement - the story, I think, is worth sacrificing the nontheless appealing co-op features.

More Transformers goodness, made by honest-to-god Transformers fans, for Transformers fans, hooked along on shooter gameplay that is enjoyable in its own right. Transforming is as fun as it's ever been, and seeing familiar faces (and hearing familiar voices, and, at some points, seeing familiar scenes play out...!) is a masterful way of appealing to Gen X.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
15.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 28
I can recommend this game to any Transformers fan. It is story-driven game, but the story is better than any Michael Bay's scrap and on the same level as Transformers: Prime tv show (just a little bit darker). It's more like revamped classic Transformers from 80's. The design of transformers is high and resembles G1 design. Voice over is just 10/10.
There are tons of fun in multiplayer. You can create your own Autobot or Decepticon from available parts. Unfortunately you can't pick a side in multiplayer, the game does that for you to balance teams. Sometimes it chooses Autobot side which is so beneath me and defies my logic. Though when you host Escalation mode you can pick a side. In this mode you can choose any iconic transformer like Lord Megatron himself.
If you are only after the story, you can just watch walkthrough on youtube as the story is pretty much linear and you literally watch it like a movie. But if you want to play multiplayer, it's by far the best Transformers multiplayer experience out there.
You wanna know why I like this game? There are no f***ing humans, just my favorite Decepticons and those pathetic Autobots.
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5 of 7 people (71%) found this review helpful
226.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 21
Well another another Transformers game. Will be like ♥♥♥♥ this game or will I be suprised. Let the break begin.


This game is a sequel to war for crybertron. Which I really enjoyed, but this is a sequel. So I didn't have high hopes for it. Then I played it. HOLY ♥♥♥♥ this game has a great story. You follow the transformers as cybertron is dying and the autbots are trying to except. I give the story a 8/10


Its still the same simple but fun system 7/10


My mediocre gpu can max this out 6/10


It ♥♥♥♥ing sucks 1/10

All in Alll his game is good just not worth $60. I give the game a 7.5/10
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5 of 7 people (71%) found this review helpful
8.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 24
Any fan of 1980's Transformers will love this game. Good sound and graphics. Only downside is not being able to play as Optimus Prime for as long as i wanted.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
14.7 hrs on record
Posted: June 25
It's like the biggest transformers geek wetdream ever
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