Starscream TRU or Encore? (which is better?)

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  1. LifePincher

    LifePincher BBTS is the SOURCE!

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    Which is the better G1, and is there a difference other than the boxes they come in?
     
  2. Chaos Convoy

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    the TRU version has enlarged/lengthened missiles to conform to US safety laws.

    The Encore one bears no such modifications to the mold.

    I'd go Encore
     
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    Ebay:
    encore
     
  4. Blitzwing256

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    the encore has looser softer parts then the tru one, but it looks more like the orgiinal with the normal sized missles, also some of the stickers are painted on.
     
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    Encore.
     
  6. Rhapsody_Prime

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    If you want the toy that is closest to the original generation one figure, go with the Encore.

    End of Line
     
  7. LifePincher

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    Thanks very much guys.
     
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    ghowildseven SG Decepticon

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    Encore. Don't know if its just the problem with mine or w/e, but it seems the US reissues' stickers aren't as stick as the Encore ones.
     
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    Definitely Encore; the ridiculously long missiles on the TRU version just look silly.
     

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