Saturday, 26 September 2020

Masterpiece Black Widow MP-46

Profile (Translated from the Trading Card) 
MP-46 Destron Espionage Black Widow (Beast Wars)
Function: Espionage
Height: 2.4m (In Robot Mode)
Weight: 1.5t (In Robot Mode)
A Destron warrior who transforms into a “Jorō Spider” with toxic looking patterns and razor sharp fangs. In beast mode she can weave long threads to hang from. Enthusiastic over infiltration and information gathering and is strong in the field of hacking and mechanics. An excellent martial artist, enemies had better beware this Spider Woman’s deadly kicks. Even though she is a Destron she is ambitious, wise and schemes to overthrow Megatron.
STR:4; INT...7; SPD...6; END...6; RNK...5; CRG...8; FBL...7; SKL...8

Friday, 18 September 2020

Masterpiece Smokescreen MP-19+


Profile (Translated from the Trading Card)
MP-19+ Cybertron Tactician Smokescreen
Function: Tactician
Motto: "A look can be deceiving; a touch can be lethal."
Smokescreen is an excellent tactician for both disruption and battle withdrawal tactics . His special game changing skill is emitting a smoke cloud from his vehicle mode's exhaust pipe to blind the enemy. His judgement calls have saved his comrades on many occasions; highly valued by Commander Convoy.
STR...4; INT...8; SPD...7; END...5; RNK...6; CRG...8; FBL...6; SKL...9

Saturday, 12 September 2020

Minibot Team (Transformers Collection, 2004)

The Transformers Collection #12 which was released January 2004 for 3,000 Yen was a collection of six Minibots, one of which was never released in Japan under the Transformers series.

Monday, 31 August 2020

Optimus Prime (Earthrise, 2020)

For a number of years the impressive 2006 “Classics” Voyager Class Optimus Prime was seen as one of the best mainline Optimus Prime figures around, that was until 2018. 

Sunday, 23 August 2020

Masterpiece Megatron ver.2 MP-36


Profile (Translated from the Trading Card)
MP-36 Destron Emperor of Destruction Megatron
Function: Emperor of Destruction
Motto: “Peace through tyranny.”
Profile: The Destron Emperor plots the conquest of the entire universe. An ambitious charismatic leader with overwhelming power; he formed the Destron army and started the war on Seibertron. Aims to eliminate the Cybertron army and create his own energy reserves by using Earth’s and other planets resources.
STR...10; INT...10; SPD...4; END...8; RNK...10; CRG...9; FBL...10; SKL...9

Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Astrotrain 48 (Transformers Collection, 2003)

Collection 11
48 Destron Transport Commander Astrotrain

Function: Transport Commander
Transformation: Steam Locomotive / Shuttle
Ability: Depending on the situation he can triple change into a steam locomotive or a shuttle. Has a powerful Ionic Displacer Rifle.
Character: Delights in causing confusion for the Cybertr
ons. Physically strong in robot mode; once he is on a rampage he is out of control.
STR…9; INT...7; SPD...10; END...7; RNK...6; CRG...7; FPR...6; SKL...8; TTL...60

Sunday, 9 August 2020

Masterpiece Megatron MPM-8


In March 2006 Film Producer Don Murphy posted a green light image on his message board signifyng the Transformers movie was going to happen. Looking back it does seem quite fast that the final movie came out just over a year later in July 2007 considering all the photo realistic CGI involved.