April 8, 2009

Frenzy (04-08-09)

Filed under: TF365 — Tags: — fairplaythings @ 12:41 am

Transformer of the Day for April 8, 2009


-Faction: Decepticon
-Era: Generation One (1984-1993)
-Motto: Sow Panic and Surrender Will Bloom”
-Notable Toy: MusicLabel (TakaraTomy, 2007)

Notes: Having established the Rumble-Frenzy controversy, let me admit where I fall down on the great Transformers divide. Illustrations to the contrary, Frenzy is the BLUE one. The cartoon made a mistake. And while I’m stirring up trouble, how is it that we can get two fan-designed neo-Classics trailers for Optimus, full armour for Ultra Magnus and even the long-lost Auto-Scout tape for Soundwave, and yet no one has made pile drivers for our G1 brothers?


  1. [...] Like Rumble and Frenzy, here’s a Transformer who can’t quite get his name right. Oh Hasbro calls him Brawl [...]

    Pingback by fairplaythings.com » Devastator (04-10-09) — April 10, 2009 @ 8:13 pm

  2. [...] Ratbat is an enigma. Why did Hasbro release a brand new toy with a pre-existing toy like Frenzy (inadvertantly given the latter the honour of being the longest produced Generation One toy?) [...]

    Pingback by fairplaythings.com » Ratbat (04-22-09) — April 22, 2009 @ 1:15 am

  3. [...] been recoloured many, many times, both as himself and including as a silver Megatron and a purple Frenzy. I still like the white Super Spy Changer version [...]

    Pingback by fairplaythings.com » Hot Shot (06-22-09) — June 23, 2009 @ 12:05 am

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