From the back of the book:
The Transformers RPG is an extremely compact RPG...based on the core concepts of the G1 (including Beast Wars and Beast Machines) Transformers franchise.
[Transformers: the Role-Playing Game] is a not-for-profit fanwork only.
Transformers: the Role-Playing Game is a game about the struggles of the heroic Autobots to stave off the ruthless Decepticons. Players take on the roles of classic Generation 1 Autobots or create their own heroic transforming robots from Cybertron.