Series: Eighteen (2002)
Sideswipe was released as part of the eighteenth series (2002), carded in a two-pack with Lifeline (v5). Sideswipe was part of the Real American Hero Collection "Wave 5" figures in 2002 that was not released in stores, but was only available in limited quantities to online retailers.
Sideswipe came with a black flare gun, a gray backpack w/antenna, a black radio handset, a light gray sled with clear windshield and light gray control stick, a black hose, and a black figure stand.
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary Specialty: Medical Specialist
Secondary Specialty: Troop Transportation
Motto: "A plaque on the wall and golf on Wednesdays...nah! Where the battle is thickest is where you'll find me!"
No variations of Sideswipe (v1) are known to exist.
Sideswipe was created using the chest, arms, waist, and legs from Stretcher (1990) and a new head.
Versions of Sideswipe
This was the only version of Sideswipe produced.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Sideswipe (v1).
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