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YoJoe ID: 118-HAF-2013-CRIMSONG-16

Series: Twenty Nine (2013)

Crimson Guard (version 16) was released in the third wave of G.I. Joe: Retaliation figures in 2013.

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Crimson Guard came with a red and black tactical vest, a red frog, a black pistol, a red backpack, a black and silver sword, two black rifles, a black submachine gun, a black and silver knife, a black display stand, and a sheet of decals.

Packaging Information

Filecard Information

The CRIMSON GUARD are elite shock troopers that report directly to COBRA COMMANDER. They are tough and powerful fighters, challenging the G.I. JOE team in hand-to-hand combat, and unleashing their weapons with steel-eyed skill in a wild shootout!


The decal sheet allows the figure to be customized; as a result, there may be many variations of the figure. However, there are no known variations beyond this.

Featured In

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

Body Construction

Crimson Guard (version 16) was created using the torso and waist of Crimson Guard (v9) (2008), the arms of Shock Trooper (2011), the upper legs of Snake Eyes (v34) (2008), the lower legs and feet of Alley-Viper (v11) (2009), and a new head.

International Releases

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

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 Crimson Guard (v16).

Original Retail: $9.99
Product Number: A0968
Lee's Guide: n/a
The Ultimate Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: n/a
RAHC/Rank & File: RET - 027/056 - 1213
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a