One of the most famous cities on the planet Earth, New York City is the capital city of New York state in the United States of America. Divided into five boroughs, it's a magnet for trouble.
In 2008, New York City was invaded by the Decepticons and became the site of a protracted battle between them and the United States military. The city was heavily damaged during the fighting and all but destroyed when the Autobots arrived to expel the Decepticons. All Hail Megatron
When Baron Karza and his army invaded Earth, their Mobile Operations Base was in New York as Karza and Shazraella planned to have the Micronauts captured. Wrath of Karza #2