Transformers Pretenders Skullgrin
Skullgrin is a Decepticon Pretender from the Generation 1 continuity family. Skullgrin's Pretender shell is a humanoid monster with a demonic ram's skull. Unusually, the belt actually works like a belt, looping around the shell and fastening together. While this may be more realistic or may look better, it also means one needs to unfasten the belt every time one opens the shell. Transformers Collector's Guide: Pretenders Skullgrin (Transformers, G1, Decepticon): realtime price guide with history, pictures, and info for all parts, weapons ...
Skullgrin was one of the Decepticons who accompanied Scorponok to Earth. Shortly after their arrival, he and five others underwent the new Pretender process, being fitted with hardened Pretender shells which disguised their robotic nature and made them appear like giant monsters. Disguise has always been a key component of Transformer operations on other worlds. Pretenders attempt to take this concept to the next level. Pretenders are Transformers fitted with special external armor shells that can disguise their very nature as robots. Available today is a vintage Transformers Generation 1 Pretenders Skullgrin. Comes with outer shell, inner transformer, and belt. Right foot is missing inside pegs (see picture), and no weapons. Would make a great addition to your personal collection or a fun gift for any Transformer fan. Will be carefully packaged and shipped vis USPS. * Transformers (Marvel) #45 Call it, "Spotlight: Skullgrin" More than any other Decepticon Pretender, Skullgrin is featured exclusively in this issue, when he is sent to Earth by Scorponok to set up a "secret fuel depot." It's the comic equivalent to the G1 cartoon, "Hoist goes to Hollywood." Here Skullgrin is protrayed as a villain with virtue.
Taking a detailed look at Decepticon Pretender Skullgrin from the Super God Masterforce series. If you enjoyed the video please let me know with a like and s... Where the robot Skullgrin is cold and logical in his approach to warfare, the Pretender Skullgrin is a brutal, uncontrollable engine of destruction who won't stop attacking until everything is destroyed (or someone manages to stop him). Disguise has always been a key component of Transformer operations on other worlds - Pretenders attempt to take this concept to the next level; they are a new Transformer breed fitted with special external armor shells that can disguise their very nature as Transformers, light-years ahead of vehicle, dinosaur, beast or weapon mode.
Skullgrin (Pretender): Name in Japan: Dauros Profile, Abilities and Weaknesses description is from The Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye, comic series published by Dreamwave Comics in 2003. Pretender Skullgrin Towards the latter end of G1 HasTak (Hasbro/Takara) produced a wave of figures known as Pretenders. These were humanoid shells with a transformer inside. Transformers Skullgrin Decepticon Pretenders 1987 Shell Action Figure. Pre-Owned. $10.00. Time left 2d 12h left. 0 bids. $20.00. Buy It Now +$4.90 shipping. Watch; New Listing 1988 Monstructor Transformers Pretenders Decepticon Slog Loose-Sealed On Card. Brand New. $99.99. Time left 6d 19h left. 0 bids.
Carr played the lead female character in a movie, where the Decepticon Pretender Skullgrin was chosen as the main villain. This led to an enormously successful movie career for Skullgrin, but it ended abruptly when Circuit Breaker discovered he was a robot and attacked him. Charlene - Woman who accidentally became Skids's friend. D Skullgrin - click to view large Complete. Figure is c9-NEAR MINT. Figure details: Sticker wear: none (repro) Image of actual item can be seen here and here and here. Item guaranteed original and not a re-issue or knock-off unless stated in this description. TFL ID IS04 Tags: Skullgrin,Transformers,G1,Generation 1,Pretenders,1988 A Pretender shell for Generations Thunderwing wouldn't make much sense with him already closely resembling the G1 shell. But an upgrade kit for him would definitely be interesting. I'm thinking maybe Skullgrin would be the ideal choice for a new shell with the way he can fold up into a nice little brick.
Liege Maximo is a homage to the Generation 1 Decepticon Pretender Skullgrin. The inner figure transforms into a core which can attach to the Matrix accessory included with the Leader class Power of the Primes toys, and bears the personal sigil of the Liege Maximo, one of the ancient 13 Transformers in the fiction. <p>Vintage Transformers Lot of 6 G1 Skullgrin Pretenders action figure Hasbro Inc. Takara 1987 Macau. Condition is "Used". Shipped with USPS Priority Mail.</p> Transformers has long relied on one of the best concepts for a toy a kid can ask for: a robot that can change into another vehicle. For over 35 years, the battle of the Autobots and Decepticons has enthralled kids and the toys remain loved. While there have been cartoons, comics, and video games, it always comes down to the toys.