Sawtooth (Starriors)

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Starriors character
Sawtooth toy on card
First appearance

Starriors volume 1 number 1, November 1984 by Marvel Comics
Created by

Release number

Species Starrior



Wastor Buzzsaw

"This is his first offense! I ask you to be merciful!"
Alternate mode

Hi-Crusin Position, Lo-Crusin Position

Sawtooth is a fictional character from the Starriors series in 1984. He is an evil member of the Destructors and has a buzzsaw in his chest.


Sawtooth is a Destructor Wastor equipped with a buzzsaw in his chest. His right hand is a claw and his left hand is a laser. He can be configured into Hi-Crusin Position and Lo-Crusin Position.

Destructors are programmed to destroy mutants and invading aliens. Wastors are a humanoid series of Starrior, roughly the same height as an adult human, though somewhat bulkier.

Sawtooth is depicted riding Twinhorn on the Stalkor's box art.

Note: The Starriors series is considered a parallel universe in the Transformers series. In the Transformers universe there are several characters named Sawtooth.[1]

Fictional biography

Sawtooth: Stolid Wastor who's secretly sympathetic to the Protectors.


Sawtooth was a character in the book and audio story Starriors Tunnel of Doom Odyssey I by Peter Pan. Sawtooth was left out of the group picture on the back of the book, but Cut-Up is mislabeled as Sawtooth.


1984 Marvel Comics

Limited series
Sawtooth refuses to go with Crank and Hotshot in Starriors volume 1 issue 2 by Marvel Comics

Sawtooth was a major character in the Starriors limited series by Marvel Comics.

In Starriors issue 1, "Discovery", Sawtooth asks for Hotshot to be given mercy when the Protector is put on trial by the Destructors.

In Starriors issue 4, "Quest's End", Auntie Tank and Sawtooth join the Protectors in defending man from the Destructors.


Sawtooth appeared in a 1984 Starriors commercial. In the animated segment he battles Crank. In the live action segment Crank and Cut-Up get Sawtooth to surrender.[2]


  • Tomy Starriors Wastors Sawtooth (1984)
Sawtooth is made up of 6 parts that assemble into different configurations. The arms and legs are attached to the body with 5mm pegs and holes, while the head is attached to the body with a 3mm peg and hole. He has a 5mm peg on the top of each shoulder. He has a 3mm peg on the outside of each arm, each foot, on top of the head and twon his his back.
Sawtooth came with one of the first four Starriors pack-in comics.
This toy shares it's mold with Starriors Cut-Up.


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