Action Master

Non-transforming Transformers figures, often equipped with transforming weapons and/or vehicles.

Article: Action Masters Reborn Introduction

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Article: Action Masters Reborn Introduction

Action Masters were one of the most maligned segments of the "Transformers" line from Generation One. However over the years fans have begun to appreciate some of the characters and oddity around these non-transformable figures. Over the years new figures have been made based on Action Masters, but there are still several characters that need updating. In this speculative series of articles I take a look at who has been redone and who still needs to be redone (and how). Today I kick off this series with my introduction to "Action Masters Reborn"!

Toy News: Transformers Collector's Club Subscription 3.0 pre-orders launch!

in Action Master, Collector's Club Exclusive, Generation One, News, Timelines

The Transformers Collector's Club Facebook has announced pre-orders for the third iteration of the Transformers Subscription service pre-orders have launched! In addition they have revealed the first figure for the subscription service: Krok! From the Facebook post:

Krok

Toy Review: Timelines "Transformers Club Subscription Service" Treadshot with Catgut

in Action Master, Collector's Club Exclusive, Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Timelines

Treadshot cares about one thing: making the shot. Having spent ages as a sharpshooter and gunslinger, he is one of the most well trained and skillful warriors on the battlefield. His loyal partner Catgut sometimes serves as his weapon, making the two a powerful team. Check out my review of Treadshot and Catgut!

Timelines: Transformers Collector's Club Treadshot with Catgut Toy Review

in 2014, Action Figure Review, Action Master, Collector's Club Exclusive, Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, Timelines

Transformers Prime

Treadshot

General Information:
Release Date: August 2014
Price Point: $46.50 (pre-order price), $59.00 (after release price)
Retailer: "Transformers Collector's Club" Subscription Exclusive
Accessories: Missile; Catgut weapon/figure

Toy News: Transformers Collector's Club Treadshot and Catgut reveal

in Action Master, Collector's Club Exclusive, Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Timelines

The Transformers Collector's Club has posted an in-hand image of their upcoming subscription exclusive Treadshot with Catgut alongside the G1 character the toy is based on! Check out their Twitter post!

Toy Review: Transformers Collector's Club Exclusive Jackpot

in Action Figure Review, Action Master, Autobot, Collector's Club Exclusive, Deluxe, Generation One, Timelines

Jackpot is one of the most positive Autobots you'll ever meet and with good reason. He seems to have uncanny luck and that has served him well over the years. He's not the strongest Autobot around, but he's definitely the luckiest! Today's review brings you a look at the fifth figure from the "Transformers Subscription Service" Jackpot!

Timelines: Transformers Collector's Club Jackpot Toy Review

in 2013, Action Figure Review, Action Master, Autobot, Collector's Club Exclusive, Deluxe, Generation One, Timelines

Timelines

Jackpot

General Information:
Release Date: October 2013
Price Point: $47.00 (pre-order price), $59.00 (after release price)
Retailer: "Transformers Collector's Club" Subscription Exclusive
Accessories: Photon Emitter weapons x 2

Toy Review: Transformers Collector's Club Exclusive Circuit

in Action Master, Autobot, Collector's Club Exclusive, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Timelines

Circuit is always working an angle of some sort. He may be an Autobot by affiliation, but that's mostly out of convenience. His true motives and plans are his own. Eventually his machinations led him to the Axiom Nexus where he remains to this day. Check out my review of this unusual figure.