16 Combatron / Combination Soldier / Bruticus
Function: Combination Soldier
Ability: Destroys enemies using ultrasound. Has the power to tear down an iron bridge using one hand.
Character: Cruel, and likes nothing but to destroy Cybertrons. Once his rage starts, he is unable to stop. His small brain circuits make him simple-minded.
Weapons: Sonic Stun Gun, Missile Gun
STR:10; INT:3; SPD:1; END:9; RNK:5; CRG:10; FBL:8; SKL:6; TTL:52
1986 Hasbro Bruticus
1986 Takara Bruticus
1986 GiG Multiforce
1991 G1 Hasbro Classics
1992 G1 Battle Gaia
1994 G2 Bruticus
2000 Takara Baldigus
2001 Hasbro Ruination
2003 Ruintion Walmart exclusive
2004 Ruination desert camo Walmart exclusive
2009 Encore Bruticus
The figures in the set are all plastic like the original Japanese giftset; it would have been nice had Takara opted for the robot modes to have die-cast metal chests like Hasbro's initial versions. Like the other Encore figures a lot of the stickers on the figures have been tampographed on.
Function: Attack Staff Officer
Transformation: Missile Trailer
Ability: Decreases the accuracy of enemy missiles with his electromagnetic waves. Becomes Briticus’ body.
Character: Strongly believes in victory and sets out elaborate strategies according to his perfect plans. However once his fighting spirit is riled he becomes a ferocious warrior.
Weapon(s): Photon Missile, Sonic Stun Gun
STR:8; INT:8; SPD:3; END:7; RNK:7; CRG:8; FBL:8; SKL:9; TTL:58
Onslaught is the leader on the Combatrons and transforms from a cannon truck, to a base and then a robot mode. In base mode the launcher pushes the smaller Combatrons down the ramp. For some reason Onslaughts main cannon comes misassembled out of the box but luckily this is an easy enough fix with a Phillips screwdriver.
Ability: In tank mode travels at 72km/h, with a range of 960km. Becomes Bruticus’ right leg.
Character: Impatient, uncontrollable and belligerent. Unimaginable strength and is resistant to most weapons.
Weapon(s): Main Gun, Dual Guns & Electron Gun
STR:8; INT:2; SPD:4; END:9; RNK:5; CRG:2.5; FBL:8; SKL:7; TTL:45.5
16 Supply Soldier / Swindle (Translated from the Trading Card)
Function: Supply Soldier
Transformation: Off Road Car
Ability: Very knowledgeable of explosives, and an ammunition expert. Becomes Bruticus’ left leg.
Character: Easy going and personable. Passionate about bargaining and has eyes on making money for his own benefit.
Weapon(s): Diffusion Blaster & Gyro Gun
STR:5; INT:9; SPD:5; END:6; RNK:6; CRG:5; FBL:7; SKL:10; TTL:53
Function: Space Soldier
Transformation: Space Shuttle
Ability: Flies at speeds of 41,600Km/h. Becomes Bruticus’ right arm.
Character: Aristocratic and aloof; during battle he is ruthlessly effective.
Weapon(s): Ion Blaster
STR:3; INT:8; SPD:10; END:3; RNK:5; CRG:5; FBL:9; SKL:10; TTL:53
Ability: Maximum speed is 480Km/h, with a range of 1,920 Km. Becomes Bruticus’ left arm.
Character: His companions refuse to fly with him due to his wild flights.
Weapon(s): Glue Gun, Rotor Blade
STR:4; INT:9; SPD:6; END:5; RNK:6; CRG:7; FBL:7; SKL:8; TTL:52
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