STORM SHADOW (v41)
Series: Twenty Seven (2011)
Storm Shadow (version 41) was released in the third wave of figures for the 30th Anniversary line in 2011.
Storm Shadow (v41) was re-released in 2016 as part of the 50th Anniversary line in the "Arashikage Clash" 2-Pack with Snake Eyes (v54).
Storm Shadow came with an alternate head, a red sash, a black bandolier, a black belt, a black two-piece quiver backpack, a black bow, two silver and brown swords, a silver arrow, silver nunchuks connected with black string, a black and brown fan, two brown and silver sais, two silver kunais, two silver hand claws, two silver throwing stars, a silver dart pouch, a silver dart, and a black display stand.
See variations below.
Primary Weapon: Hand-forged steel heirloom katana sword
Secondary Weapons: Ninjato shortblade, quiver backpack with secret door, arrow, box, sai, hand claws, throwing daggers, wrist darts with removable dart
STORM SHADOW trained in the ARASHIKAGE ninja clan with SNAKE EYES. When his ninja master was murdered, STORM SHADOW blamed SNAKE EYES and vowed to get revenge. He works for COBRA as a ninja assassin and is also a bodyguard for COBRA COMMANDER.
The 50th Anniverssary release featured a slightly different Cobra sigil, extended paint wipes on the lower legs, and a black arrow instead of silver.
Storm Shadow (version 41) uses all new molds.
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.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Storm Shadow (v41).
Original Retail: $7.99 (30th), $16.99 (50th)
Product Number: 34334 (30th), B9039 (50th)
Lee's Guide: n/a
The Ultimate Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: n/a
RAHC/Rank & File: CTYR - 018/042 - 1162 - A (30th), CTYR - 018/042 - 1162 - B (50th)
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a