Griffin's Transformers Toy Collection

Last updated JANUARY 2019 - - - - - 6,276 Transformers action figures & toys PLUS 422 figurines & models
The Largest verified Transformers toy collection in Australia.


1st youtube video (2008) - REACHING 2000 TOYS
2nd youtube video (2011) - REACHING 3000 TOYS
3rd youtube video (2013) - REACHING 4000 TOYS
4th youtube video (2014) - 30th Anniversary year with 5000 toys AND figurines
5th youtube video (2018) - a little after my 30 years of collecting, reaching 6000 TOYS
Hasbro's official collector video (2018)


Recent Additions >>> 2018 arrivals
Items I'm still looking for
Occasional commentary can be seen on my blog - - or on facebook - - or at the Ozformers Club Fansite


BIG THANKS TO...
- Hasbro Australia (donated about 12 toys for me to promote, and access to their exhibit at the Australian ToyFair since 2008)
- Hasbro Hong Kong (promotional items and a toy)
- BigW (Movie Optimus Prime Truck store-display in Room One, movie banners & displays)
- Target (store shelf strips, 2009 Movie promo displays & giant poster in Room One)
- JayJays (clothing samples & merchandise)
- Banter (Loyal Subjects figurine)
- ToysRUs Australia (2011 Movie promo toy box, toy and shelf strips)
- Paramount Australia (invitation to the 2007 Movie premiere & press-event, and Media materials)
- and of course all of the Friends who have given toys as gifts, or helped me buy items for the collection over the years.

This is a map of the two rooms, with the display cases listed in the index below it, numbered from 1 to 45 (yes, 19 and 20 are there twice).  Scroll down for photos of the main rooms.

Photo Pages of each display case.
Case 1 - 1984 to 1986 (Original Series - Generation One)
Case 2 - 1987 to 1989 (Original Series - Generation One)
Case 3 - 1989 to 1993 (US & European Original Series - Generation One),
Case 4 - South American Original Series, Japanese Original Series (1985-1991), Generation 2 (1994-1995)
Case 5 - 1996 to 2001 (Beast Wars, Beast Machines)
Case 6 - 2001 to 2003 (Beast Machines, Robots in Disguise, Armada)
Case 7 - Tonka, Animorphs, Machine Wars, Armada.
Case 8 - Armada (2002-2003), Energon (2003-2005)
Case 9 - Cybertron (2005-2006)
Case 10 - Universe (2003-2006) store exclusives and non-exclusives, Titanium Robot Masters, Robot Heroes, Heroes of Cybertron, Super Collection Figures, Robotmasters.
Case 11 - US & JP Animated, Built to Rule
Case 12 - Henkei, Classics (2006-2007), Universe (2008),  Beast Wars anniversary figures.
Case 13 - Universe (2009-2010), Worlds Smallest Transformers, Micron era recolours, Asian Generations (2012), Power Core Combiners
Case 14 - Titanium Cybertron Heroes, JP Gen1 Recolours & specials, Mighty Muggs, Mr Potato Head, Lucky Draw.
Case 15 - TF1 Movie toys (2007-2008)
Case 16 - TF1 Movie toys (2007-2008), TF2 Movie toys (2009)
Case 17 - TF2 Movie toys (2009)
Case 18 - TF2 Movie toys (2009-2010)
Case 19 - Mini-vehicle tracksets (table & store display)
Case 20 - Guidebooks, comics, videos, CDs, DVDs (two display cases)
Case 21 - BotCon/Official Con & Club toys (1994-2010)
Case 22 - BotCon/Collector Club (2011-2013)
Case 23 - Masters of the Universe 1980s Original Series & 2000s Classics
Case 24 - TF2 Movie toys (2010), TF3 Movie toys (2011)
Case 25 - TF3 Movie toys (2011-2013), Universal Studios exclusives (2012-2013).
Case 26 - TF4 Movie toys (2014-2015)
Case 27 - TF4 Movie Platinum & Japanese (2014), US & JP Specials (2014-2015), Kre-O (2015-2018), Angry Birds (2014-2015)
Case 28 - Star Wars Transformers, Marvel Transformers, JP Disney Label, Device Label, Sports Label, Music Label.
Case 29 - Reveal the Shield, Generations (2011-2013)
Case 30 - Generations (2014), Kabaya (2009-2015), BAPE Convoys, Legends/EZ (2010-2014), Kreo (2014-2015), Hero Mashers (2015-2016)
Case 31 - Kre-O (2012-2013), Construct-Bots (2013)
Case 32 - TFPrime (2011-2013), JP Arms Micron.
Case 33 - Platinum Editions, Beast Hunters (2013-2014), JP GO! (2013-2014), Construct-Bots (2014)
Case 34 - Transformers Play-Doh, Transformers Nerf, Rescue Bots (2011-2014), Bot Shots (2012-2013)
Case 35 - JP Binaltech, US Alternators, JP Kissplay, JP Alternity, Battle Masters (2014-2015), Mr Potato Head (2014-2015)
Case 36 - JP & US Masterpiece (2003-2019)
Case 37 - Assorted JP Masterpiece (2014-2019), War For Cybertron Siege (2019), Botbots (2019), Cyberverse (2019), Rescue Bots Academy (2019)
Case 38 - Robots in Disguise (2015-2016), Assorted Japanese Adventure & Legends (2015-2016)
Case 39 - Robots in Disguise Combiner Force (2017), BotCon 2015, Collector Club exclusives (2015), BotCon 2016, Collector Club exclusives (2016-2017), Large Plush figures & Pillows
Case 40 - Japanese Advanced (2017-2018), TF5 Movie toys (2017)
Case 41 - Generations Combiner Wars (2015-2016), Japanese Unite Warriors (2015-2016)
Case 42 - Generations Combiner Wars (2015-2016), Japanese Unite Warriors (2015-2016), Generations Titans Return (2016-2018)
Case 43 - Generations Titans Return (2016-2017), Generations Prime Wars Trilogy Exclusives (2016-2018), Japanese Legends (2016-2018), Generations Power of the Primes (2018)
Case 44 - Rescue Bots (2015-2018), Small Plush figures
Case 45 - Bumblebee Movie (2018), Studio Series (2018-2019), Cyberverse (2019), Cyber Series (2015-2018), Authentics (2018), Mighty Muggs (2018)
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PHOTOS OF THE MAIN TOY ROOMS
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Room 1 has 24 Display Cases along the walls.  Plus, in the middle is a large cardboard department store display in the shape of 2007 Movie Optimus Prime.
This is a panoramic photo taken December 2015 (mostly unchanged since then) - NOTE that this is a reduced version of the full size image here.
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Selected photos from around Room 1 (yes... there are Masters of the Universe toys in Room One, but they are not part of the Transformers Toy Collection Count)

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Room 2 is the one being added to with current toys, and there are currently 22 display cases in there.
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This is a panoramic photo that was taken back in December 2015 - NOTE that this is a reduced version of the full size image here.
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Selected photos of Room 2, taken in December 2018 (three years after the panoramic photo above, which has had seven display cases added since that photo was taken).

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Acquisitions with photos in Chronological order (as they were bought/obtained)
- 1985-1995 - 0 to 198
- 1996-2001 - 199 to 519
- 2002-2003 - 520 to 790
- 2004-2005 - 791 to 1190
- 2006 - 1191 to 1427 = (237)
- 2007 - 1428 to 1792 = (365)
- 2008 - 1793 to 2160 = (368)
- 2009 - 2161 to 2442 = (282)
- 2010 - 2443 to 2800 = (358)
- 2011 - 2801 to 3269 = (469)
- 2012 - 3270 to 3691 = (422)
- 2013 - 3692 to 4251 = (560)
- 2014 - 4252 to 4857 = (606) - ( biggest year so far)
- 2015 - 4858 to 5242 = (385)
- 2016 - 5243 to 5609 = (367)
- 2017 - 5610 to 5970 = (361)
- 2018 - 5971 to 6276 = (305)
- 2019 - (not started yet)

Collection Page
Text listing of actual collection items
- Page 1 - (1984-1995) - Original Series (Generation One), Generation Two, plus 1984-1995 Japanese/European/South America.
- Page 2 - (1996-2001) - Beast Wars, Beast Machines, Animorphs, Robots in Disguise, plus 1996-2001 Japanese Beast Era.
- Page 3 - (2002-2004) - Playskool, Armada, Energon, HOC figurines, plus 2002-2004 Japanese Microns, Binaltech, Robotmasters, Micron Legend, Superlink, World's Smallest, SCF, Reissues.
- Page 4 - (2005-2006) - Cybertron, Classics, Star Wars TFs, Titanium, plus 2005-2006 Japanese Binaltech, Beast Wars Returns, Kissplay.
- Page 5 - (2007-2008) - 2007 Movie, Animated, Universe, plus 2007-2008 Japanese 2007 Movie, Henkei, Masterpiece.
- Page 6 - (2009-2010) - (not redone yet)
- Page 7 - (2011-2012) - Reveal the Shield, TF3 Movie, Crossovers, Rescue Bots, TFPrime, Botshots, Kre-O, plus Japanese Arms Micron, Disney Label, TF3 Movie, Kabaya, Masterpiece (not redone yet)
- Page 8 - (2013-2014) - Beast Hunters, Generations, TF4 Movie, Angry Birds, Kre-O, Construct-Bots, plus Japanese Masterpiece, GO!, Movie.
- Page 9 - (2015-2016) - Combiner Wars, Robots in Disguise, Titans Return, Rescue Bots, plus Japanese Legends, Adventure, Masterpiece, Unite Warriors, QTs.
- Page 10 - (2017-2018) - Titans Return, Robots in Disguise, Power of the Primes, TF5 Movie, Bumblebee Movie, Studio Series, Rescue Bots, plus Japanese Masterpiece, Legends, Movie.
- Page 11 - (2019-2020) - not started yet



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