STORM SHADOW (v9)
Series: Eighteen (2002)
Storm Shadow (version 9) was released as part of the eighteenth series (2002) boxed in an eight-pack Exclusive to BJ's Wholesale Club and Fred Meyer stores. Also included were a reprint of Image Comics' G.I. Joe #1, Dial Tone, Roadblock, Snake Eyes, Wet-Suit, Fast Blast Viper, Firefly, and Undertow.
Storm Shadow came with a dark gray Sound Attack crossbow w/ bow and bolt, and a black rifle.
Primary Specialty: Sabotage and Demolitions
"A ninja moves silently and is more powerful than all your weapons combined."
No variations of Storm Shadow (v9) are known to exist.
The same mold was used to create Storm Shadow (v3/Ninja Force) (1992), T'Gin-Zu (1993), Storm Shadow (v4/Shadow Ninja) (1994), Storm Shadow (v6) (2000), and Storm Shadow (v12) (2004). The chest, arms, waist, and legs were re-used in 1993 to create Ken Masters and Ken Masters (v2).
Previous uses of this mold included a spring-loaded action feature which is absent from this version.
Versions of Storm Shadow
In 2006, a Tommy Arashikage figure was released, showing Storm Shadow from his years prior to Cobra and G.I. Joe.
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