Transformers Beast Wars II (Takara) Lio Convoy - ライオコンボイ
Function: Supreme commander
Alt mode: Lion (Panthera leo)
Weapon: Particle thrust cannons (shoulder-mounted), barrage blunderbuss, whirling mane scythes, retractable razorline claws
Lio Convoy - ライオコンボイ:
Abilities: A natural leader, he is able to draw followers, as well as challenge his opponents. He is extremely intelligent and highly motivated, taking precautionary steps well in advance of possible need. Lio Convoy has a harsh military side as well as a humane gentleness. He also has a mysterious affinity for the natural world displayed on planet Gaia.
Weaknesses: Lio Convoy possesses no real weakness physically. However, he can become absorbed in the link he seems to share with nature.
Bibliography of significant appearances:
*Beast Wars Second #1: A New Army - Spacecraft lost while on patrol.
*Beast Wars Second #2: Run White Lion - Origin revealed, takes name of Lio Convoy.
*Beast Wars: The Gathering #1 - On Cybertron, shown giving instruction to Razorbeast.
*Beast Wars: The Ascending
Other appearances: Lio Convoy would become Robot Masters Lio Convoy. Although the name Lio Convoy is used in the US Beast Wars comics, the only US release of this character was in Classics named Leo Prime.