If Kup was a super jolly chuckler and a bit of a happy nutcase.BULKHEAD! That was the name before he was repainted. I spent about 5 min trying to think of it (was trying to avoid looking it up). He was a Kup like character.
I can totally buy that "logic" from G1 Cartoon Galvatron. Proceed with the plan.And they will be even MORE effective as allies when they can haunt their mutual enemies from beyond the grave as evil GHOSTS! It's the perfect plan! (Or so I assume, I wasn't sure what that was about either...).