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YoJoe ID: 118-HVH-1983-WOLVERIN-01

Series: Two (1983)
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The Wolverine [Armored Missile Vehicle] was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in 1983. It included the driver, Cover Girl.

It was also sold in 1984 and was discontinued in 1985.

The Wolverine was available from Hasbro Direct via mail-away offers from 1985 until 1987.

With 12 Removable Missiles You Can Elevate and Swivel
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Driver/Pilot: COVER GIRL (v1)

Cover Girl was released as part of the second series (1983), packaged exclusively with the Wolverine Missile Tank.

Cover Girl and the Wolverine Missile Tank were also sold in 1984. Cover Girl was discontinued in 1985.

Click here for more on Cover Girl (v1)

Easily Broken/Lost Pieces

Take extra care with the gray tow rope that attaches to the Wolverine. It is easily broken and/or lost.

Featured In

The Wolverine [Armored Missile Vehicle] was featured in several of the various media of GI Joe through the years, including Trading Cards, Comic Books, Cartoons and Commercials.


There are no known variations of the Wolverine [Armored Missile Vehicle].

Vehicle Construction

The vehicle mold was repainted or retooled for the following vehicles:

Wolverine (1983)
Lynx (1989)

International Releases

In Europe in the early 1980s, the Wolverine was recolored in black and released as the Action Force Wolverine. The Wolverine was later available in green.

In Brazil in 1986, the Wolverine was sold as the Tanque Lança Foguete.

In Japan in 1986, the Wolverine was sold.

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 Wolverine.

Original Retail: $6.39
Product Number: 6048
Lee's Guide: GIJ-83055v
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 34 (1st Ed.), Pg. 49 (2nd Ed.)
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: GI5163
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a