|This article is about the heroic Decepticon. For his evil counterpart, see Black Shadow. For a list of other meanings, see Black Shadow (disambiguation).|
"Black Shadow" didn't fare too well in the war against the evil Autobots.
Some undetermined time ago, Clench, Skyquake, Black Shadow, and Krok fell in battle against the Autobots. Their corpses were scavenged and placed in the main hall of Iacon, as Optimus Prime felt the hall needed some morale-boosting decoration.