I used to spend hours drooling over Argos catalogues as a kid and now I remember why! Oh and check out how cheap they all are. So lets start at the peak:
1986 Argos Catalogue Transformers Section
Star piece: Combiner gifts sets for £22!
Mistransformation special: Extra Tall Superion
Gangster gun pose: Menasaur
1984 Argos Catalogue Transformers Section
Star piece: Prime for £12!!
Mistransformation special: Conehead Thundercracker
Gangster gun pose: Soundwave
WTF: is in Rollers cab?
1985 Argos Catalogue Transformers Section
Star piece: Soundwave for £11!
Mistransformation special: Conehead Skywarp
Gangster gun pose: Soundwave (again)
1988 Transformers Section
Star piece: Scorponok at £27
Mistransformation special: None? Did they even got Snapdragon’s dragon mode right? I still can’t do that!
Gangster gun pose: Scorponok
Check out these full Argos catalogues from 1985 and 1986 for MASK, Action Force, He Man and other fantastic toys. Uploaded by Trippyglitter, check them out on this photostream: http://www.flickr.com/photos/38301877@N05/sets/
1984 section comes from the great retrofinds blog. Check it out, especially if you like the retro game goodness of the 80s: http://retrofinds.blogspot.com/2009/07/retro-argos-catalogue-1984-toys-and_24.html
1988 section comes from Thundercats Lair blog, and I know a lot of TF fans love the Thundercats too. Visit the site here: http://www.thundercatslair.org/toys/ukretail.html
If anyone has any scans from the missing years, they would be greatfully received and added to this post.