The Cobra Imp was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in 1988. It was also available in 1989 and discontinued in 1990.
Easily Broken/Lost Pieces
The ratcheting tabs to elevate the missile rack can often be found broken. The machine gun and missiles for the Imp are easily lost/ commonly missing.
No known variations of the Imp are known to exist.
The vehicle mold was repainted or retooled for the following vehicles:
This was the only usage of the Imp mold.
A version of the Imp was made in India by Funskool.
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 Imp.
Original Retail: $3.99
Hasbro Product: 6165
Lee's Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI6037
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 119 (1st Ed.), Pg. 175 (2nd Ed.)
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a
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