Lots of redecos, at least initially....
Bolded names got Strongly Recommended, while italic indicates a
rating of neutral or worse.
Tiny Titans get tweaked, with the ability to transform. Still simple and
underpainted, but slightly more worth the price.
- Wave 1: Bumblebee (yellow and black variants),
Grimlock (gold and black variants), Crosshairs, Sideswipe, Optimus Prime,
Hound, Blackout, Starscream (RotF), Soundwave (DotM), Lockdown.
I presume these will be back in some form....
Renaming the One-Step Changers.
- Wave 1: Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Hound, Barricade. Pretty sure all but
Barricade are redecos of AoE toys. I don't plan to get any of these.
- Wave 2: Decepticon Berserker (more of a pickup than an SUV), Grimlock
(redeco of AoE version), Megatron (space jet).
Don't plan to get Berserker or Grimlock.
Another one-step transformation line, but with motion gimmicks, so they cost
- Not sure if this type will continue to be sold, or what they'll be
renamed if they are. Starting to suspect this type has been abandoned.
- Premier Wave 1: Barricade (new mold), Decepticon
Berserker (new mold), Bumblebee (AoE mold redeco, not reviewed), Slash (AoE
mold redeco, not reviewed). More expensive because they come in a box rather
than on a card.
- Premier Edition Wave 1: Longnose Optimus Prime (new mold), Grimlock
(definitely a redeco) with slightly better than usual paint. Not planning to
get either at the $30 asking price, but might get Optimus once it goes on
sale or clearance.
- Not sure if they'll do this size, or leave it to RiD.
16" tall hollow Titans.
- Not sure if they'll do this. (Yeah, I could look it up, but I also don't
I have largely gone off the larger sizes, any reviews here
are likely to be guest reviews.