The Want List (3/6/20)

Here's where I keep a track of TransFormers toys and Third Party bits and bobs that I'm interested in laying my hands on... Just a simple list, but hopefully it'll document a few cool purchases... I also keep an Amazon wish list featuring some of these items but, while I know this sort of thing happens for some bloggers (and particularly YouTubers), in all good conscience, I neither expect nor suggest anyone buy these for me (other than, perhaps, close friends and family, for birthday or Christmas presents). It's just another means of tracking the figures and their availability.

Mainline Hasbro TransFormers:
Generations/War for Cybertron: Siege Rumble & Ratbat (maybe - the latter looks OK, but the former looks rubbish)
Generations/War for Cybertron: Earthrise Grapple (maybe - it's basically the G1 toy, but more like the cartoon and with better articulation...)
Generations/War for Cybertron: Earthrise Doubledealer (maybe - I love the G1 toy but, having seen some video reviews, this looks a bit floppy and underachieving for all its bulk)
Generations/War for Cybertron: Earthrise Arcee (not keen on the partsforming, but not a bad figure)
Generations/War for Cybertron: Earthrise Sky Lynx (maybe - I'm a fan of the Space Shuttle, and the shuttle component looks good (love that it's named 'Magnificence'!) but still kind of prefer the G1 version with its walking/rolling action)
Generations/War for Cybertron: Earthrise Sunstreaker (I'm a bit pee'd off that his supercharger has been turned into the robot's gun - even Classics did that better - but can't argue that it seems to be a decent interpretation of the character... albeit with a crap head sculpt)
Generations/War for Cybertron: Earthrise Runamuck (very much in two minds about this, as I have the Collectors' Club version of both Battlechargers... if the Earthrise ones are decent, mayble I'll sell 'em?)

Cyberverse Arcee (her massive backpack appears to be the entire vehicle but, otherwise, this looks better than the Earthrise version)
Cyberverse Shadow Striker (if there's ever a decent, Warrior class version of her)
Cyberverse Scraplet (because it looks rather cute, even if it's completely out of proportion with the rest of the line... it's almost 1:1 scale!)

Cybertron Longrack

Energon Dreadwing

Beast Wars Metals/Transmetals 2 Tigerhawk
Beast Wars Metals/Transmetals 2 Megatron

Mainline Takara Tomy Figures:
Arms Micron (TFPrime) Jet Vehicon General

TransFormers Generations Senator Ratbat

Beast Wars Neo Big Convoy (maybe... Might get the Encore version)

Masterpiece Ratbat (maybe... Not 100% convinced by Badbat now I have it...)
Masterpiece Arcee (maybe... it's more expensive than FansToys Rouge was and doesn't seem significantly better in any way - when I saw the first product shots, I thought it was just an Earthrise figure!)
Masterpiece Blackarachnia (I really like the MPBW figures, but they seem a bit brittle and don't really have space for them... Blackarachnia would be a must if it weren't for the silly price tag)
Masterpiece Lio Convoy (hopefully a bit more sturdy than Perfect Effect's Leonidas... but, going by some recent MP figures, particularly the BW ones like Cheetor, Dinobot and Megatron, probably not...)

TransFormers Live Action Movie Figures:
Masterpiece Movie Megatron (maybe - I don't really like the CGI design, but this interpretation is leagues better than the original Leader class toy... I'm also considering the so-called 'honey badger' KO instead, since it has a far better paint job at almost half the cost)
Masterpiece Movie Starscream (now I've seen the stop-motion reveal trailer, this has become a definite must-have... depending on price, and whether my employment situation improves. The undercarriage is a nightmare, but the poseability of robot mode more than makes up for that!)
Masterpiece Movie Ratchet (newly revealed (1/6/20) and looking fantastic - though I sincerely hope they fix the colour matching between the green plastic and paint!)
Studio Series 2007 Concept Camaro Bumblebee (reluctantly... but it does look as though it may actually be an improvement on the Battle Blade version from the RotF toyline...)
Studio Series Roadbuster ('revealed' by Walmart.com, more likely to pick this up if the other two Wreckers get remade as well)
Studio Series Topspin (though, as above, only if Leadfoot is remade as well)
Studio Series Cliffjumper (though, of course, you know a Cybertronian Cliffjumper from the Bumblebee movie means a Cybertronian Bumblebee repaint, right? And is it just me, or does it look as though his engineering is similar to Offroad Bumblebee's?)
Studio Series Blitzwing (looks as though it has lots of robot parts 'hidden' under the wings, but actually looks better than I'd expected)
Studio Series Sentinel Prime (boxed photos turned up online recently, and this is a firm 'maybe' since the older Leader class figure is awesome)
Studio Series Rampage (revealed at MCM London Comic Con Oct18) 
Studio Series Long Haul (revealed at MCM London Comic Con Oct18)
Studio Series Scrap Metal (revealed at MCM London Comic Con Oct18)
Studio Series Hightower (not great-looking as a standalone figure perhaps, but I'd really like to get the complete SS Devastator!)
Studio Series Mixmaster (revealed at the Canadian Fan Expo Aug19 - not entirely convinced, but it's a component of SS Devastator...)
Studio Series Scavenger (revealed at the Canadian Fan Expo Aug19 - seems to be a massive upgrade on the Legends class toy from a from 2010, but with a very similar transformation)
Studio Series Overload (shown at Wonder Festival 2020)
Studio Series Scrapper (shown at Wonder Festival 2020)

Misc Exclusives/Special Releases:
TFCC BotCon 2009 Scourge
TransFormers Cloud Hellwarp
Generations Selects Super Megatron 
TransFormers Movie Advanced Wheeljack

'Holy Grail' Figures:
Encore/G1 Omega Supreme (because the Siege version is way too big for my collection and I like motorised features)
Beast Wars Ikard & Tako Tank (actually not that difficult to find for a reasonable cost, I just don't have room for it right now...)
Beast Wars II Galvatron Color Lio Convoy (super-unlikely considering only 50 were made)
TFCC BotCon 2006 Darksyde Megatron (appeared on eBay during late 2016 for the frankly insane price of $1,300, eventually sold for a just as loony $1,000. Also seen for €1,100 Euros, which is still nuts)

Third Party Transforming Robot Figures:
Perfect Effect PE-DX-10 Jetforce Revive Commander (an interesting blend of their Ginrai Prime figure and movieverse-stylings, with a trailer that turns into his Jetwing kit from RotF/DotM)
Unique Toys UT-R03 Dragoon (I feel I shouldn't really encourage designs like this, but it's a fantastic take on the outlandish, knight-themed reworking of Megatron from The Last Knight)
Ayoi Mech Interstellar Series LS-13 God of War/Autobot Apex/Star Knight (an upscaling and  substantial reworking of the Studio Series Bumblebee movie Optimus Prime, almost taking it to Masterpiece grade)
Big Firebird BFB EX01 Nicee (controversial design, but looks right up my street)
Big Firebird Windblade (another controversial design, but it makes interesting use of her jet wings in robot mode)
NewAge Toys XM1-B Mista (Looks like an awesome rendition of movie Soundwave, coming with miniature Laserbeak and Ravage figures (the latter looking like a custom version of the Legends figure from RotF)
Zeus Model ZS-01 (upsized SS Shockwave with the LED parts from the Shockwave Lab upgrade kit... though images online suggest it's a bit fragile...)
WeiJiang 'Robot Force' M05 customised Blackout (assuming the issues with build quality - breaking clips, etc. - are sorted)
WeiJiang 'Robot Force' M02 customised Hound (because the KuBianBao version was actually a bit disappointing)
Trans Craft TC-02 Bumblebee (currently looks to be the most CGI-accurate attempt, albeit with sacrifices in the vehicle mode)
Toyworld Movie Series WWII Starscream (if they release a solo version - no way am I going to bother with a build-a-figure version)
FansHobby MB-12 Athena ('cos I've always wanted a Minerva)
FansHobby MB-15 Naval Commander (unless TakaraTomy/Hasbro get theirs out first)
Iron Factory IF-G01 Starwing (possibly - I'd rather a single figure with replacement armour parts - a la Armour Girls Project/Frame Arms Girl/Megami Device - rather than two separate, complete figures... and it's not clear at this point of Starwing will even be articulated. If not, I won't bother)
Mastermind Creations R-09 Eupatorium (if the price is right...)
This 3D Printed Thing of Beauty. I can only hope it gets mass produced at some point!

Third Party Accessories:
DNA Design DK-11 upgrade set for Studio Series Jetfire
Fans Want It Alien Jet Engine Kit
FansProject TFX-ABT-01 Gas Tank Upgrade Kit

Third Party Other:
Flame Toys' Furai Model Kit Windblade (maybe - I know this goes against my dislike of non-transforming TransFormers, but it looks gorgeous...)

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