Religion: Transformers religion
Name: Optimus Prime
Other Names: Convoy; Orion Pax
Publisher(s): Dreamwave Productions
First Appearance: (comics) The Transformers #1 (Sep. 1984)
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 433
Comic Book Appearances: 297
TV, Film Appearances: 130
Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 6
Despite jokes from an episode of the TV series Family Guy and a few other places, Optimus Prime is NOT Jewish. He HAS been shown (in the feature film as well as in comics) to be a fairly religious and orthodox adherent of the Transformers' traditional religion.
"Convoy" and "Orion Pax" are Optimus Prime's names in Japanese.
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