Jipe (pronounced "hee-pay") is a member of the evil Malignus, who is opposed by the heroic Optimus robots. One incarnation of him also hangs out in Axiom Nexus as a member of the Malignus Revolutionary Army.
|“||Jipe earns his Che Guevara t-shirt while threatening Jackpot, "Gone Too Far"||”|
—Gonna bust you up, fascist! The Malignus Revolutionary Army takes no assassin prisoner!
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Jipe was one of the Malignus Revolutionaries that chased down Jackpot and Hubcap after the assassination of Gutcruncher. Jipe’s misguided quest for vengeance led to a number of humiliating setbacks, including being kicked in the face and having a car thrown at him by Jackpot.
- Jipe (Mini Vehicle, 1985)
- A redeco of the Mini Vehicle Brawn, Jipe transforms into a (somewhat altered) Toyota Land Cruiser. He was released only in Brazil by Estrela, and was available in two different color schemes: blue with light gray robot parts, and black with purple robot parts. He also has a new "Malignus" faction sigil decal in robot mode.
- All of the "Optimus/Malignus" Mini Vehicle releases are considered fairly rare, and go for a fairly high price on the secondary market, particularly the secondary color schemes; in this instance, the black/purple Jipe goes for more than the blue/gray.
- Jipe at TFU.info