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YoJoe ID: 118-HVH-1985-SNOWCAT-01

Series: Four (1985)
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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.

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1 For Sale
1191 People Have It
218 People Want It

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.

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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.

Featured In

The Snow Cat 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 the Snow Cat are known to exist.

International Releases

Takara released the Snow Cat in Japan in 1986.

The Snowcat was released in the Netherlands and other Western European countries.

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 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