Aranea (Perfect Effect)
Aranea is a fictional character created by Perfect Effect. She turns into a motorcycle. Her colors and spider design are similar to Beast Wars and Animated Blackarachnia.
The character of Aranea first appeared in the pack-in comic included with RC.
In September 2012 Perfect posted grey prototype image of Aranea on their Yahoo blog.
In January 2013 Perfect Effect released color prototype images of Aranea on their web site.
Images of Aranea were previewed at TFcon 2013's Third Party Panel.
Aranea was released in August 2013.
The WTF@TFW podcast for June 21st, 2013 selected pictures of Aranea as one of the New Picture Picks.
- Perfect Effect Motobot PE-DX02 Aranea (2013)
- A remold of RC by Perfect Effect. Turns from robot to mototcycle. Her weapons come off to become a spider-drone.
- Vangelus (January 24th, 2013). "WTF@TFW". http://www.tfw2005.com/ (Podcast). TFW2005. http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/wtf-tfw-transformers-podcast/775172-wtf-tfw-236-january-24-2013-a.html.
- Andy (February 25th, 2013). "moonbase2". http://moonbase2.libsyn.com (Podcast). moonbase2. http://moonbase2.libsyn.com/episode-231.
- Craig (March 4th, 2013). "Fwooshcast". http://fwooshcast.thefwoosh.com/ (Podcast). The Fwoosh. http://fwooshcast.thefwoosh.com/2013/03/episode-101-march-4th-the-sound-of-crickets/.
- Vangelus (June 21st, 2013). "WTF@TFW". http://www.tfw2005.com/ (Podcast). TFW2005. http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/wtf-tfw-transformers-podcast/940933-wtf-tfw-257-june-21-2013-a.html.
- blunghole (June 24th, 2013). "Good Morning, Cybertron!". https://www.facebook.com/pages/Good-Morning-Cybertron/147383341975239 (Podcast). blunghole. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r8KqNaaczOI.
- Jesse Wittenrich (w), Josh Burcham & Jimbo Salgado (p), Jesse Wittenrich (let), Brian Savage (ed). "Termination" Transformers: Timelines v2, 8 (Summer 2013), Fun Publications
- Craig (September 1st, 2013). "Cybercast". https://www.youtube.com/user/G1Hexatron?feature=watch (Podcast). Josh. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDjmo_auAUI.
- Mathew Ignash (August 31st, 2013). "Retro Robot Radio". http://www.youtube.com/user/RetroRobotRadio?feature=watch (Podcast). Mathew Ignash. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WV0OSUQm5Q.