Zeta Prime is an Autobot in charge of the team assigned to supervise the transportation of the subjects of Project Meta.
Zeta, along with Override and Side Burn, are the only actual 'bots in the group who have actual combat experience. Therefore, against a crew of Decepticon warmongers, his hands are more than full. An experienced leader and fromidable adversary, Zeta Prime leads by example, takes names, and kicks ass.
For close-quarters combat, Zeta Prime wields a single Energon Sword.
Energon Battle Pistol
In the hands of Zeta Prime, it is a dangerous tool, at any range.