Transformers Animated. Transformers Animated is a Japanese-American animated television series which debuted on December 26, 2007, as part of the franchise of the same name. The cartoon is produced by Cartoon Network, scripted in the United States, with character and background designs by the crews behind shows, like.... When Ratchet's secret Cortical Psychic Chamber has a disastrous malfunction, Bumblebee and Elita-1 find themselves trapped in the other's body. ... Bumblebee (Transformers) (71) Smokescreen (Transformers) (67) Ratchet (Transformers) (43) Optimus Prime (32) ... Transformers Animated (2007) (3) Transformers: Rescue Bots (3). Meanwhile with Bumblebee. After Bumblebee got his Elite Guard stripes was driving away with Sari showing her the sites. "Whoa Cybertron sure is big." Sari said looking at the giant buildings. "You haven't seen nothing yet." Bumblebee said. Bumblebee was so busy talking he didn't notice a very familiar orange truck that went right in front of them..