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PSYCHE-OUT (v3)

   

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YoJoe ID: 118-HAF-1991-PSYCHEOU-03

Series: Ten (1991)

Psyche-Out (version 3) was first released carded as part of the tenth series (1991) as part of the Super Sonic Fighters subset. He was discontinued domestically in 1992.

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Accessories

Psyche-Out (v3) came with a black E.C.M. microphone, two small blue E.C.M. dishes (that clipped to Psyche-Out's chest), a black laser rifle, a large blue E.C.M. dish (that attached to the cannon), a white sonic backpack that made four electronic battle sounds (it included three 357a button size batteries), a black antenna (that attached to the backpack), a black radar dish (that attached to the backpack), a black radar screen (that attached to the backpack), a black hose, and a black figure stand.

Packaging Information

Filecard Information

File Name: Rich, Kenneth D.
SN: 091-8762-KR74*
Grade: O-3 (Capt.)
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Primary Specialty: Psy-Ops**
Secondary Specialty: Social Services Counselor

PSYCHE-OUT got his degree in psychology from Berkeley and went on to do ground-breaking research in the field of paranoia inducement with ultra low frequency radio wave transmissions. Since joining the G.I. Joe team and subsequently, the Sonic Fighters, he has lead numerous classified Psy-Ops and disinformation operations against the legions of Cobra!

"What can you say about a guy whose doctoral thesis was entitled , The Use of T-Shirt Slogans In Enemy Troop Demoralization? His job involves complicated thinking and multiple layers of deception: making the enemy think we're going with Plan 'A' by making such a big fuss about preparing for Plan 'B' that the enemy thinks that Plan 'B' must be a fake, so we actually go ahead with Plan 'B'!

Assigned Armaments: E.C.M. (Electronics Counter Measures) ULF (Ultra Low Frequency) cerebro distortion laser.

Weapons Qualification: Marksman

* Psyche-Out's security number has been specially modified to prevent breaches in G.I. Joe Security.
**Psychological Operations.

Variations

There are two versions of Psyche-Out's backpack - one has a peg raised on the side, the other has a hole. It is unclear at this point which version is more common.

No variations of the figure itself are known to exist.

Featured In

Psyche-Out was featured in several of the various media of GI Joe through the years, including Trading Cards, Comic Books, Cartoons and Commercials.

Body Construction

Psyche-Out (version 3)'s body is entirely original - no parts were taken from other figures.

International Releases

In India in 1996, Psyche-Out was released with differently colored accessories. A rarer variation found with boxed vehicles gives him the color scheme of T.A.R.G.A.T. (v2).

Reference Information

The below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Psyche-Out (v3).

Original Retail: $5.29
Product Number: 6632
Lee's Guide: n/a
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 182 (1st Ed.), Pg. 236 (2nd Ed.)
Desimone Guide: #320
Tomart's Guide: #GI6663
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a
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