Personal Profile:Blaster is an Earth music lover, especially Hip Hop and Rap. He transforms into a Cassette Deck and can carry Autobot Cassettobots inside of him. He sometimes talks in rhymes, and always talks using Earth slang. He was a very important character in the comics and played a large role in the cartoon as well. His toy came out in 1985, which was also the year that he joined the Autobots in the cartoon.
Episodes appeared in:Dinobot Island part 1, Desertion of the Dinobots part 1, Make Tracks, Quest for Survival, Auto Bop, Blaster Blues, Prime Target, Key to Vector Sigma part 1 and 2, Cosmic Rust, Masquerade, Kremzeek, Transformers the Movie, Five Faces of Darkness part 1, 3, 4 and 5, Forever is a Long Time Coming, Ghost in the Machine, Surprise Party, Madman's Paradise, Carnage in C-Minor, The Quintesson Journal, The Big Broadcast of 2006, Only Human, Grimlock's New Brain, Call of the Primitives and The Return of Optimus Prime part 2.
Cartoon Bio: Blaster joined the Autobots on Earth some time in the year 1985. It is not known if he was with the Autobots on the Ark when they originally crashed on Cybertron, or if he just went to Earth from Cybertron in 1985. While on Earth, he quickly adapted to Earth's music and he and Jazz used to love dancing to it, especially hip hop. A lot of Blaster's fellow Autobots were very irritated with his music, even Optimus Prime was known to complain. Blaster continued to fight with the Autobots for the next 20 years. During those 20 years, four cassetobots were built for him, known as Steeljaw, Ramhorn, Eject and Rewind. Blaster was at Autobot city during the horrible massacre that was put on by Megatron and the Decepticons in 2005. He was the Autobot that sent the message to Optimus Prime on Moon Base #1. If Blaster didn't get that message sent, Optimus would never have known about the attack on Autobot City, and the Autobots would most likely have been slaughtered. After the huge battle with Unicron, Blaster was put in charge of Autobot City and Metroplex. He was at Autobot City, when Trypticon made his first attack, and was the one who pulled the switch to transform Metroplex. Blaster remained with the Autobots for the next little while. When the world was hit by the hate plague, Blaster was one of the last to be infected. He went with Optimus Prime to Charr to try and get the heat resistant alloy back, but Blaster was infected during the mission. Blaster was healed when Optimus opened the Matrix and cured everyone, but Blaster was never seen again.
"When the music is blastin', I'm rollin'."
"Hold on to your dancing shoes and go man, go."
"Music, the universal language."
"I'm just tryin' to turn you on to some good tunes."
"Is this a peace conference or a slam dance party?"
"Hey Perceptor, what's shakin'? Other than this fortress?"
"Optimus Prime, do you read me? The Decepticons are blitzing Autobot City, we're really taking a pounding."
"No way, two can play."
"Lets hope so, or we're all gonna look like burned out toaster ovens."
"Give us some answers and make it snappy, 'cause my buddy here's trigger-happy."
"Hold your horn, Fairborne. We're sending Skylynx to break your jinx."