The name or term Matrix refers to more than one character or idea. For a list of other meanings, see Matrix (disambiguation).
The Decepticon Matrix is a big fat lie in the Generation One continuity family.

There's no such thing as the Decepticon Matrix. You wanna be leader of the Decepticons? Have Laserbeak perch on your shoulder like everyone else.


The Transformers cartoon

Some time after Unicron was destroyed, the Quintessons convinced the Decepticons that they had the Decepticon Matrix, and would give it to Galvatron in exchange for helping them invade Cybertron. Five Faces of Darkness, Part 4 Of course, they didn't, because there's no such thing. Five Faces of Darkness, Part 5

Dreamwave Comics

There is a persistent ancient myth that the Decepticons have their own matrix.[1]


  1. Glossary of terms in Dreamwave's MtMtE #8