Best and worst transformers series kaiju fan network forums. Transformers retribution is the third and final book in a series, preceded by transformers exodus and transformers exiles, and follows the story of the autobots and the decepticons as they make their final stretch through the galaxy towards a small, blue planet called earth hey, i know that place. Jan 01, 2014 transformers retribution is the third and final book in a series, preceded by transformers exodus and transformers exiles, and follows the story of the autobots and the decepticons as they make their final stretch through the galaxy towards a small, blue planet called earth hey, i know that place. Transformer armada starscream with minicon swindle. But having starscream and alexis grow feelings for each other. A tribute to starscream is shown of past armada footage. Transformers armada oceanglide, stormcloud, and waterlog transformers set. Buy transformer armada starscream with minicon swindle action figures free delivery possible on eligible purchases. Five earth years after bumblebee, starscream deploys the combaticons to earth to establish a base for starscream s traitorous faction of decipitcons. In early 2002, dreamwave productions acquired the transformers comics license and went on to produce a highly successful return of transformers to the comic world. Transformers armada starscream with swindle minicon. Armada was an ongoing american comic book published by dreamwave productions that ran for 18 issues from july 10, 2002 to december 10, 2003.
Maxcons starscream with swindle transformers, armada, decepticon. It was ultimately starscream who claimed swindle as his partner, causing the minicon to imprint on the evil decepticon. Currently he is obsessed with the transformers movies, because the greatest transformer of all. Called micron legend in japan, the new line would feature the return of several classic names of transformers lore, if sometimes in dubious forms.
Use your mouse to position and fire the missile launcher. Thrives on wheeling and dealing, works for his own personal material advancement. This release from the action packed cartoon series transformers armada includes all 52 episodes of the show, telling the story of a robotic alien race called the autobots, who lead a quest to battle the deceptacons, an evil rival race bent on controlling the world. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Since the accompanying text refers to the aerialbots, this is probably a mistake. He seeks to rule, but is held back by his cowardice. Megatron and starscream have been keeping their relationship under secret for a. He also has several other details that mach up with those found on the 2002 armada starscream including. Epic duels, but based in the transformers universe, this game allows you to create your own robot battles between the autobots and decepticons.
Armada marked the second sea change in the history of the transformers. The autobots and the decepticons are going at it again, but this time the two factions are fighting over little transformers called the minicons. This is all part of starscreams brilliant plan, however, as the autobots soon. Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. The transformers is an american animated robot superhero television series which originally aired from september 17, 1984 to november 11, 1987.
Swindle is a decepticonallied minicon from the armada portion of the unicron trilogy continuity family. Instead, he apologizes for his part in cliffjumpers death, and begs for the chance to redeem himself, and arcee decides that, if optimus decides to let him become and autobot, she will give him that chance. Starscream, swindle, and the destruction minicon team were sent to destroy an autobot satellite dish that. Starscream growled and slapped thrust in the face with the hilt of the star saber for his outburst but then flew away. Starscream knew alexis wanted to be alone but he couldnt get the will power to put her down and retreat to the base. Was quite an awesome character moment, and gave depth to a character that was previously just the scheming underlingsecondincommand. Starscream is a fictional character in the many continuities in the transformers franchise. List of the transformers tv series characters wikipedia. Starscream used swindle s power to prove the strength of his powerlinxactivated null laser. Swindle can also mount under the jetmode nosecone by pressing the. During the armada battles, starscream joins with autobots after being treated cruelly and manipulated by megatron and meets alexis and the rest of the autobot team. An alternate version of the episode partners in which starscream doesnt attack arcee when she leans down to take the key.
Armada, known in japan as super robot lifeform transformers. Starscream uses his speed and maneuverability as a jet to launch aerial attacks on the autobots. It was the first series coproduced by the american toy company, hasbro, and their japanese counterpart, takara. Laite toimi slomo nimisen ihmisrikollisen keksimalla kellolla, jonka viisarit oli tehty ikikipinan siruista. Starscream symbolically leaves behind the chamois the children made for him. Starscream mentioned by have been created in the iacon chamber, but was drafted into the decepticons from the moment of his creation. Transformerland transformers armada collectors guide. Then the next series took a big brontosaurus dump on it.
At first thrust was a little baffled but he watched as starscream dove down towards the ground where the sky boom shield was just thrown from smokescreen to jet optimus. Starscream is megatrons younger second in command, and a recurring antagonist in armada. Transformers armada optimus prime w corona sparkplug final battle 5. At no point did i interrupt him to say, but dad, theyre cars. As dark approached, they were quiet, neither one wanting to ruin the mood. Starscream is a character who, in trying to turn every situation to. The first swindle was a member of the combaticons team introduced in 1986.
Really the only highlight for me was the interesting development of starscream near the end of armada. This edit will also create new pages on comic vine for. Buy armada starscream super mode lg18 transformers legend series action figure on. This hard hitting release from the exciting animated series transformers. Feb 21, 2017 in the idw transformer books, starscream has assumed leadership of cybertron, but at times this has only been made possible by good fortune and the often unwilling help of others. He is designed to fit between starscream s null laser cannons, and can also be clipped on the underside of starscream s jetmode cockpit, deployed by pressing down on starscream s canopy. Optimus prime l transformers full metal alchemist, comic books art, comic art. However, unlike other incarnations of starscream, this version is far more anti heroic. Bursting onto the scene in 2002, armada presented a new unity of series design that had been lost since beast wars, as well as a serieswide play pattern, the first of several series, led by japanese fiction, to do so. Five earth years after bumblebee, starscream deploys the combaticons to earth to establish a base for starscreams traitorous faction of decipitcons.
Subsequently, starscream was among the transformers powered up by their minicons the american toy renamed starscream and swindle thundercracker referred to as starscream super mode in japan and zapmaster and treated them as different characters, while the american animated series continued to use their original names, with a line inserted. After all, when something can be both a robot and a vehicle, its pretty much a moneysaving bargain since its two toys in one. It had many, many problems, but was generally wellloved and attracted a large fanbase in its time. You should also check this articles talk page to see if the person who added this message left an explanation there. The veiled threat is a science fiction novel set in between the events of. The legs and arms are quite posable, the only thing i dont much like is that, in this mode, a large portion of the jet mode structure protrudes out from his shoulders backward.
Beachbreak a new character introduced in this book. Swindle esiintyi ensi kerran jaksossa pahisten syndikaatti, jossa han yritti rakentaa laitetta, joka pysayttaisi kaikki koneet, joihin sen luomat hidastussateet osuvat. Shop for transformers books for kids online at target. Hot rod, mirage, hound, huffer, onslaught, brawl, swindle and grapple. The autobots also known as cybertrons in japan are the heroes in the transformers toyline and related spinoff comics and cartoons. Transformers have always been justly praised for their inherent value. Originally written by chris sarracini, writing duties were taken over by veteran transformers writer simon furman after the fifth issue. Feb 21, 2017 this feature is not available right now. Transformers armada starscream w minicon swindle misb new. Having been offered friendship by the humans, swindle turned on his master and freed the autobots from their bonds. One of the illustrations depicts ramjet flying alongside starscream, thrust and dirge. The mission isnt as easy as it should be when they attract the attention of agent jack burns and his specialized kill team.
If the decepticons steal 100 units of energon, the game is over. Popular features include daily news, toy galleries, a message board, a podcast, and more than meets the eye. The second swindle was the minicon partner of starscream in the transformers. Starscream is a character who, in trying to turn every situation to his advantage, invariably ensures his own defeat. This page has been listed as needing cleanup since 20090910. This is a list of characters from the 2002 anime series transformers. Transformers armada starscream and swindle transformers starscream. With the new null laser cannons swindle granted him, starscream sent the autobots packing, and gave megatron cause for concern. Swindle fmc xr311 combat support vehicle created by starscream in starscream s brigade. They started with a limited series focusing on the generation 1 characters and a monthly series dedicated to transformers. Starscream s robot mode is remeniscent of his old g1 version, but with an updated air to him.
Starscream used swindles power to prove the strength of his powerlinxactivated null laser. At first thrust was a little baffled but he watched as starscream dove down towards the ground where the sky boom shield was just thrown from. There have been many publishers of a book bearing the name transformers based on the toy. Starscream angsts over his choices you childish blathering annoys me, starscream.
Its plot centers around minicons, which are smaller roughly humansized transformers that can connect to larger transformers and power them up, and their utility in the ongoing war between optimus prime and his autobots and. Generations power of the primes voyager class starscream. Bbts offers a massive selection of hasbro and takara transformers as well as a wide variety of. Transformers armada episodio 17 parte 1 dublado youtube. Swindle was discovered in a forest as the autobots and decepticons fought over possession of his storage panel. Starscream attended the cybertron war academy, mentioned in the episode a. Though outwardly goodnatured and affable, swindle s always figuring out the angles, looking for a way to line his own utility cavities. Nick and steve find out why the movie wont leave a dry eye in. Their main leader is optimus prime, but other primes have also commanded the autobots such as rodimus prime. Browse through and read transformers armada fanfiction stories and books.
The thighs each have raised sections on them that end in vents on top. Cybertron includes all 52 episodes of the show, following the story of the transformers following their relocation to earth when their planet must be evacuated. Though outwardly goodnatured and affable, swindles always figuring out the angles, looking for a way to line his own utility cavities. Swindle is the name of nine fictional characters in the transformers series. The cover art features jazz, starscream and optimus prime. Transformers generations leader class armada megatron figure transformers toys.
Alive easygoing and good natured, but within him beats the fuel pump of the most greeddriven street hustler. Jul 12, 2012 this feature is not available right now. The third swindle was the japanese name for the transfomer named blight in english. Other transformers featured in the novel are starscream, soundwave, thrust, dirge, cyclonus, scourge, hot rod, ratchet, wheeljack, grapple, hoist, huffer and swerve. Additionally armada swindle was repainted along with armada starscream for the. It may seem like i just spent a lot of time describing the 2002 armada starscream, and indeed i have but everything here also describes this 2014 armada starscream. Though the decepticons were forced to retreat, starscream would have the last laugh. The 1985 transformers audio books autobots lightning strike, megatrons.
In the idw transformer books, starscream has assumed leadership of cybertron, but at times this has only been made possible by good fortune and the often unwilling help of others. This item transformer armada starscream with minicon swindle. In 2002, fresh of the commercial success of robots in disguise, hasbro and takara collaborated on a brand new series. Starscreams robot mode is remeniscent of his old g1 version, but with an updated air to him. Armada is a series from the transformers franchise. Thrust pulls starscream further back into the dark side.
Jun 30, 2017 during the armada battles, starscream joins with autobots after being treated cruelly and manipulated by megatron and meets alexis and the rest of the autobot team. The first of many series in the transformers franchise, it was based upon hasbros transformers toy line itself based upon the diaclone and microman toy lines originally created by japanese toy manufacturer takara and depicts a war among giant robots. No one can compete with him when it comes to speed and skill in the air. It was originally scheduled for 2001, however was delayed until mid2002. These transformers gives their masters a massive power boost either to defend or destroy. Armada is a transformers animated series which ran from 20022004. Swindle accompanied starscream when he and the destruction minicon team. Eternity and the auto memory doll film won over even our most stalwart of critics. Maxcons starscream with swindle transformers, armada. Swindle appeared in the 1986 ladybird books story decepticon hideout by. Hed trade megatrons right arm for a toaster if he saw both opportunity and profit. Templates, especially the standard format of tv show articles, to determine how to edit this article to conform to a higher standard of article quality. In the distance, alexis and starscream could here crickets.623 276 1672 247 648 46 482 1300 1608 149 1409 438 714 1404 1691 760 80 189 479 1566 719 619 1119 1340 1011 1165 1334 173 1131 28 935 307 163