Series: Twelve (1993)
Backblast (version 2) was released carded as part of the twelfth series (1993). The 1993 Battle Corps figures were numbered 1 through 36 - Backblast was number 22.
He was discontinued domestically in 1994.
He was later available bagged without accessories at the 1997 G.I.Joe Convention in Philadelphia.
Backblast came with a black submachine gun, a black rifle, a black knife, a black missile launcher (spring loaded, actually fired), two black missiles, and a black figure stand.
Except for the missile launcher, all of Backblast's accessories came attached to one plastic "tree." The accessories were removed from the tree.
Birthplace: New York, New York
Primary Specialty: Air Defense Artillery
Secondary Specialty: Signal Corps
There are two versions of Backblast - one version has a large chest logo and the other version has a small chest logo.
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Desimone Guide: #404
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