The Arctic Blast was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in 1989. It included the driver, Windchill. The Arctic Blast was also available in 1989 and discontinued in 1990.
Note: The seat belt is a common part shared with many other vehicles and is interchangeable among any of them.
Driver/Pilot: WINDCHILL (v1)
Easily Broken/Lost Pieces
The gatling guns, seat belt, and missiles are easily missing from the Arctic Blast.
No variations of Arctic Blast are known to exist.
The vehicle mold was repainted or retooled for the following vehicles:
This was the only usage of the Arctic Blast mold.
In 1996, Funskool released the Artic Blast in India with slightly different colors.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Arctic Blast.
Original Retail: $6.29
Hasbro Product: 6254
Lee's Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI6191
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 143 (1st Ed.), Pg. 199 (2nd Ed.)
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a
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