Series: Four (1985)
The Snow Cat was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in 1985. It included the driver, Frostbite. It was also sold in 1986 and was discontinued in 1987.
The Snow Cat was also available via mail order from 1988-89.
Driver/Pilot: FROSTBITE (v1)
Frostbite was released as part of the fourth series (1985), packaged exclusively with the Snow Cat arctic assault half-track vehicle. He was also sold in 1986, then was discontinued domestically in 1987.
In 1987, Frostbite was available mail-order from Hasbro Direct as part of a six figure vehicle drivers set that included Copperhead, HISS Driver, Stinger Driver, Crankcase, and Thunder.
Easily Broken/Lost Pieces
The Snow Cat included a windshield wiper and two ski missiles which were easily broken or misplaced. Also, The tabs on the missile rack are prone to breakage.
No variations of the Snow Cat are known to exist.
The vehicle mold was repainted or retooled for the following vehicles:
Snow Cat (1985)
Tiger Cat (1988)
Devastator (1995) - Street Fighter: The Movie
Snow Cat (2003)
Wolf Hound (2010)
H.A.V.O.C. MK-II (2014)
Cobra Basilisk (2015)
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Snow Cat.
Original Retail: $6.59
Product Number: 6057
Lee's Guide: GIJ-85050v
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 59 (1st Ed.), Pg. 97 (2nd Ed.)
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI5407
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a