Transformers Animated

Season 3 Episode 8

Human Error, Part I

Aired Saturday 8:00 AM Apr 18, 2009 on Cartoon Network



  • Trivia

    • Among the patrons at Burger Bot are an animated version of Marty Isenberg, the series' head writer, and people resembling the Transformers: Super-God Masterforce characters Hydra and Cancer.

  • Quotes

    • Optimus Prime: We need to get to Sumdac Tower. Auto... uh, men transfor... er, uh, roll... uh, ah, let's just go.

    • Bulkhead: Hey, there's no anti-lock brakes on these servos!
      Bumblebee: I think the humans call them "legs."

    • Soundwave: Initiating final phase of Operation "Autobot Reprogramming." Soon, the Autobots will unite with us. Soon, they will call themselves... Decepticon.

  • Notes

    • This is the first Christmas episode in any Transformers series.

    • The transforming scooter/jetpack that Sari gets for Christmas is similar to a transforming tricycle/jetpack that she rode in early promotional trailers for the series.

  • Allusions

    • Soundwave: Autobots inferior, Soundwave superior!

      This is a reference to Transformers: The Movie, where Soundwave declared "Soundwave superior, Constructicons inferior!"