When I picked him off the peg, my first thought was "my god you're orange" and my second thought was "did I say that aloud?"
He's a sort of don't-call-me-mad-for-having-the-courage-to-dare-all-for-science character, free of faction, and indeed anything resembling conscience. As mentor to Shockwave...well, you get the picture
A re-use and re-tool of the armada starscream mold, here he is
Of course the deer would be saying..."my god that's orange"