i know some of the encores reissues have a slightly different color of plastic used, painted portions where stickers use to be, and or a new mod to the figure. is there a existing thread or can someone enlighten me on this (the differences). i have skipped a few of the encore reissues due to me having the takara book style, hasbro, or the original reissues back in 2001? here is the complete list if anyone can help that would be great. 1 Convoy (Optimus Prime) -painted on logos, different shade of blue 2 Megatron -chrome is tanner 3 Soundwave -different shade of blue Laserbeak -different shade of red 4 Starscream -painted on logos & clear yellow canopy 5 Ratchet -painted on apps 6 Ironhide -painted on apps 7 Sky Lynx -painted on apps, grey mouth cannon, blue lynx eyes, lighter gold chrome 8 Meister (Jazz) -painted on apps, head sculpt mod, modified two piece launcher 9 Omega Supreme -has a face inside his visor, painted on logos 10 Mini Vehicle 5-Pack Bumblebee -G1 head, paints apps Outback -blue eyes, paints apps Pipes -different shade of blue, paint apps Swerve -painted face, paints apps Tailgate -blue visor, paints apps 11 Skywarp -painted on logos Thundercracker -painted on logos and apps 12 Metroplex -has a new tower turret mod 13 Trailbreaker -painted on logo and apps, blue visor 14 Hoist -painted on logo and apps, blue eyes 15 Cassette Big Mission Set Eject -painted on logo Rewind -painted on logo Ravage -painted logo, different color eyes and metal Buzzsaw -modified stickers like Laserbeak 16 Bruticus - Combaticons Box Set Onslaught -weapon remolds, different shade of blue Brawl -painted on logos, different shade of green Blast Off -painted on logos, different shade of brown and purple Swindle -weapon remold,different shade of grey Vortex -painted on logo, different shade of green and purple 17 Cassette Big Mission 2 Set Ratbat -painted on apps Slugfest -painted on apps Ramhorn -painted on apps, differnet shade of brown Steeljaw-different shade of yellow, painted on apps, silver metal instead of gray 18 Skids -different shade of blue and painted on apps, modified stickers 19 Cassette Big Mission 3 Set Frenzy -? Rumble -? Overkill -? Laserbeak -?