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YoJoe ID: 118-HVH-1984-MANTA-01

Series: Three (1984)
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The MANTA was available via mail order from 1984 - 1987. It was also available as a 1992 GI Joe Convention exclusive.

4 For Sale
664 People Have It
150 People Want It

Easily Broken/Lost Pieces

As the MANTA is comprised solely of small, removable parts, all pieces are easily lost. Take care not to break off the rifle cord.

Featured In

The MANTA [Marine Assault Nautical Transport: Air Driven] was featured in several of the various media of GI Joe through the years, including Trading Cards, Comic Books, Cartoons and Commercials.


The MANTA instructions have been found printed in blue and printed in black. The blue version is slightly larger.

Vehicle Construction

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

This was the only usage of the MANTA mold.

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 MANTA.

Original Retail: $1.00 w/ 5 Flag Points
Product Number: n/a
Lee's Guide: GIJ-84060v
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 43 (1st Ed.), Pg. 68 (2nd Ed.)
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI5329
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a