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Sub-group Headmasters
Partner Grax
Alternate modes Giant mechanical alligator
Series Transformers: Generation 1

Skullcruncher is a fictional character from the Transformers series. He is a Decepticon Headmaster who turns into a robotic alligator.

Transformers: Generation 1[edit]

Skullcruncher's Headmaster partner is named Grax.

Animated series[edit]

Skullcruncher was one of the main villains in the Japanese Transformers: Headmasters series.[1]


Ladybird Books[edit]

Skullcruncher appeared in the 1988 Ladybird Books story Decepticons at the Pole by John Grant.[2]


Marvel Comics[edit]

Skullcruncher originally appeared in the four issue The Transformers: Headmasters comic, where he was binary bonded to his Headmaster partner Grax.


Skullcruncher appears in the Generations 2011 issue #2 "The Fierce Fighting on Planet Nebulos" where he is among the Decepticon forces who ambush the Autobots on Nebulos.[3]


  • Generation 1 Headmaster Skullcruncher with Grax (1987)
A new mold.


  1. ^ Jim Sorenson & Bill Forster (July 22, 2008). Transformers: The Ark II. IDW Publishing. pp. 52–53. ISBN 978-1-60010-180-9. 
  2. ^ John Grant (1988). Decepticons at the Pole. Ladybird Books. ISBN 0-7214-1068-5. 
  3. ^ Simon Furman (w), Guido Guidi (p). "Generations 2011" The Fierce Fighting on Planet Nebulos 2 (2011), Japan: Takara Tomy