The cake industry has, well, transformed from your average bakeries into a constantly-growing pastry arms race. Who can make the biggest, most elaborate, most decorated, most beautiful monster of a cake?

Well, this family has managed to one-up most of the cakes you see on the Food Network, Cake Boss, wherever.

It's an Optimus Prime cake... that transforms.

No, seriously, it does:

If you're sitting there wondering how it's even remotely possible for this thing to work so well, here's a little bit of a peek behind the scenes into the making of this work of unbelievable art.

Moms, dads, bakers worldwide: time to step your game up.