Early in January, I scored a good bargain on a G1 Swoop: $40 shipped. The tail was missing, but he had all the pieces of his head, as well as both launchers, one missile, and the sword. I had the cash, so I pounced on him. As a fan of the G1 cartoon over the various comics, I decided to paint him into his cartoon colour scheme. It was simple to do. I also fitted his launchers with better springs. Here are the pictures: By the way, does anybody have a spare Swoop missile they'd be willing to part with?