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BUDO (v3)


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YoJoe ID: 118-HAF-2013-BUDO-03

Series: Twenty Nine (2013)

Budo Samurai Warrior (version 3) was released in the third wave of G.I. Joe: Retaliation figures in 2013.

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Budo Samurai Warrior came with a red and black kabuto, a red dou, a red and black jinbaori, a black and silver daito, a black and silver shoto, and a black display stand.

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BUDO SAMURAI WARRIOR is a martial arts master and a gifted sword fighter. He wears armor used by his samurai ancestors. When COBRA ninjas attack, BUDO SAMURAI WARRIOR is ready to strike with speed and skill.


No variations of Budo (v3) are known to exist.

Featured In

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

Body Construction

Budo Samurai Warrior (version 3) using the torso, waist, and upper legs of Storm Shadow (v41) (2011), the lower legs and feet of Red Ninja (v4) (2012), the arms of Bludgeon (2013), and a new head.

International Releases

Budo had trilingual packaging for the International market, though these packages could also be found in the United States.

Versions of Budo

A version of Budo was supposed to be released in 1995 as part of the Ninja Commandos but was never released. However, the mold was re-used in 1996 to create the Mortal Kombat Movie Edition of Shang Tsung.

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

Original Retail: $9.99
Product Number: A4032
Lee's Guide: n/a
The Ultimate Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: n/a
RAHC/Rank & File: RET - 020/056 - 1206
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a