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YoJoe ID: 118-HVH-1988-DESTROSD-01

Series: Seven (1988)
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The Destro's Despoiler was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in 1988. It included the driver, Destro (v2). The Despoiler was also available in 1989 and discontinued in 1990.

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711 People Have It
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Driver/Pilot: DESTRO (v2)

Destro (version 2) was released as part of the seventh series (1988), packaged exclusively with the Destro's Despoiler hoverjet. He was also sold in 1988, then was discontinued domestically in 1989.

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Easily Broken/Lost Pieces

The missiles and gun for Destro's Despoiler can be easily lost.

Featured In

Destro's Despoiler was featured in several of the various media of GI Joe through the years, including Trading Cards, Comic Books, Cartoons and Commercials.


Destro's Despoiler was released with two color variations to it's 'gold' parts: a color reminicent of a bronze-gold and a more metallic gold similar to Serpentor's Air Chariot. Neither variation seems harder to find than the other.

Vehicle Construction

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

This was the only usage of the Despoiler mold.

International Releases

Estrela Toys released the V.I.B.O.R.A. in Brazil.

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 Destro's Despoiler.

Original Retail: $4.49
Product Number: 6059
Lee's Guide: n/a
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 121 (1st Ed.), Pg. 176 (2nd Ed.)
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI5968
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a