is a fictional character from the Transformers universes
. He is an Autobot historian who works under the commander of the communications officer Blaster.
Transformers: Generation 1
Rewind's bio painted him as the Autobots' memory man - he can remember just about anything. Unfortunately, he fills it with pointless trivia, and is hence slightly defunct when it comes to important matters.
According to Dan Fleming in Powerplay: toys as popular culture
, Blaster and his cassettes represents a guardian of more primitive heroes, as well as the hidden power of technology.
As a member of the Autobot communications sub-group Rewind frequently worked with its other members - Blaster
Rewind first appeared as one of Blaster
's warriors in The Movie
, where he defended Blaster's communications tower from the Decepticon cassettes.
His most prominent role came in the episode, "Forever is A Long Time Coming". In this episode, Rewind, Blaster, Ramhorn
are transported to Cybertron's past via a Quintesson
time window. Rewind's information allows the Autobots to identify... Read More