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YoJoe ID: 118-HVH-1984-SHARC-01

Series: Three (1984)
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The S.H.A.R.C. [Submersible High-speed Attack and Reconnaissance Craft] was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in 1984. The box included the diver, Deep Six. The S.H.A.R.C. was also sold in stores in 1985 and was discontinued in 1986. It was later available via mail order in 1987 and 1993.

Flying Submarine
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Driver/Pilot: DEEP SIX (v1)

Deep Six was first released as part of the third series (1984) packaged only with the Flying Submarine (S.H.A.R.C.). Deep Six and the SHARC were also available in 1985.

Deep Six was discontinued in 1986.

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Easily Broken/Lost Pieces

The torpedoes are small and easily lost.

Featured In

The S.H.A.R.C. [Submersible High-speed Attack and Reconnaissance Craft] was featured in several of the various media of GI Joe through the years, including Trading Cards, Comic Books, Cartoons and Commercials.


No variations of S.H.A.R.C. are known to exist.

Vehicle Construction

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

S.H.A.R.C. (1984)
Night Shade (1988)
Sky SHARC (1990)
Wave Crusher (2001)
Night Specter (2008)
Sharc Tooth (2008)
Wave Crusher (2015)

International Releases

In Europe in the 80's, Palitoy released the S.H.A.R.C. [Submersible High-speed Attack and Reconnaissance Craft] as the Flying Submarine with new decals.

The S.H.A.R.C. [Submersible High-speed Attack and Reconnaissance Craft] was available in Brazil in 1986 as the Turbo Submarino.

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 S.H.A.R.C..

Original Retail: $6.49
Product Number: 6049
Lee's Guide: GIJ-84050v
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 44 (1st Ed.), Pg. 70 (2nd Ed.)
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI5259
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a