COBRA COMMANDER (v49A)
Series: Twenty Eight (2012)
Cobra Commander (version 49a) was released in the Amazon exclusive G.I. Joe Retaliation Premiere Pack in 2012. The set also included Roadblock (v21), Snake Eyes (v58), and Storm Shadow (v43).
Cobra Commander (version 49a) was later available in the first wave of figures for the G.I. Joe Retaliation line in 2012.
This figure was also available in the first wave of G.I. Joe Retaliation figures in 2013.
Retaliation Premiere Pack
Cobra Commander came with a black bandolier, two silver submachine guns, a silver pistol, and a black and silver display stand.
Cobra Commander came with a black bandolier, a blue and red snake shaped spring loaded missile launcher, a silver staff, an orange missile, a silver submachine gun, and a silver pistol.
Primary Specialty: COBRA leader
Primary Weapons: Experimental COBRA submachine guns
Absolute Power! Total control of the world - is people, wealth, and resources - that's the objective of COBRA COMMANDER. The deviously brilliant leader of the evil COBRA organization demands complete allegiance from his followers as he works toward his ultimate goal of controlling the world.
The Cobra Commander (v49a) from the Amazon exclusive G.I. Joe Retaliation Premiere Pack came with different accessories than the single card release.
For the single card G.I. Joe Retaliation release, Cobra Commander was simultaneously available in a black suit or a blue suit.
Cobra Commander (version 49a) was created using all new molds. The entire mold was shared with Cobra Commander (v49b).
Versions of Cobra Commander
"The Doctor" represents Cobra Commander before adopting the title in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. "Old Snake" represents a future version of Cobra Commander from Sunbow's The Transformers animated series.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Cobra Commander (v49A).
Original Retail: $39.99 (Premiere Pack), $9.99 (Single Card)
Hasbro Product: A0719 (Premiere Pack), 98491 (Single Card)
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