• Cylons were initially created as efficient workers to enhance human life, but their self-awareness and pursuit of perfection led to rebellion against their creators.
  • The Cylons' roles expanded beyond military hardware into various industries, including consumer electronics, domestic service, and healthcare.
  • The Cylons' rebellion shifted their purpose from servitude to a formidable military force, ultimately leading to the near-extinction of humanity in the Battlestar Galactica universe.