Loafer is a fictional character from the Transformers series. He is an Autobot Headmaster released in Japan in 1987. His toy was later reproduced by a Chinese company in an unlicensed set of Headmasters.
Transformers: Generation 1
Loafer is a Headmaster warrior from the planet Master.
Although Loafer did not appear in the Transformers: The Headmasters animated series, some characters shared his body design with different colors in episodes #28 "Miraculous Warriors, Targetmasters (Part 2)" and #31 "Operation: Destroy the Decepticons."
In the TV Magazine prolog to Masterforce Loafer and the other Headmaster warriors were trained by Chromedome and his Headmasters.
Loafer appeared in the unlicensed mini-comic released for the 2011 TFcon, called "Changes in War". Set on the planet Master before the events of Transformers: The Headmasters Loafer is killed by Toxin, who steal his transtector. Loafer's Transtector is depicted as a blue recolor of Chromedome with Hardhead's rifles.
- Generation 1 Headmaster Loafer (1987)
- An original mold, Loafer could turn into a head that fit the Generation 1 Headmaster bodies. This toy was a Japanese exclusive.
- Transformers The Headmasters Transformers Headmasters Loafer (2009)
- An unlicensed third-party reproduction of 10 Headmasters heads released in 2009 included Loafer.
- Transformers The Headmasters Transformers Headmasters Loafer (clear) (2009)
- The Headmasters reproductions made in clear plastic.
- Transformers The Headmasters Transformers Headmasters Loafer (white) (2009)
- The Headmasters reproductions made in all-white plastic.
- Kevin Guhl (December 16th, 2009). "The 30 Most Unfortunately Named Transformers". http://www.toplessrobot.com/2009/12/the_30_most_unfortunately_named_transformers.php.
- Daniel Arseneault ] (w), Alex Milne (p), Josh Perez (col). "Changes in War" ' (July 29th, 2011), TFcon