KEN MASTERS (v1)
SHOTOKAN KARATE FIGHTER
Series: Twelve (1993)
Ken Masters was released carded in the twelfth series (1993) as part of Capcom's Street Fighter 2 subset. The Street Fighter 2 figures were numbered 1 through 12 - Ken Masters was number 2.
He was discontinued domestically in 1994.
Ken Masters came with a black sword, a black machete, two black knives, a black sickle, a black bow, and a black figure stand.
All of Ken Master's accessories came attached to one plastic "tree." The accessories were removed from the tree.
No variations of Ken Masters (v1) are known to exist.
The body was designed with the martial arts action - "Double Fireball Fists." If the figure's left arm was raised, the right arm would move back. The left arm could then be let go, causing the right arm to spring forward in a punching motion.
Note that there are two cloth ribbons attached to Ken Masters' right hip.
In Canada, Ken Masters was released in dual-language packaging.
Versions of Ken Masters
A Street Fighter Movie version of Ken Masters was released in 1994, but the Street Fighter Movie figures are not considered G.I.Joe figures.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Ken Masters (v1).
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Lee's Guide: n/a
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Desimone Guide: #499
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