Rank & File: A Guide to 4" G.I. Joe Action Figures Volume 1.1

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Product Description

The adventure has evolved in Rank & File- A Guide to Third Generation 4” G.I. Joe Action Figures!

After a brief hiatus in 2006 that allowed the G.I. Joe brand to flourish in other areas, G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero was reintroduced in a new stylistic direction that is still predominately used today!  Not only did this reintroduction allow fans to revisit some of their most cherished icons within the G.I. Joe mythos, they were introduced to new characters that are now known and loved.

This Rank & File Volume 1.1 is an update to the introductory guide in a series that fully displays every G.I. Joe action figure produced between the 25th Anniversary and today, complete with every accessory and variation produced.   Volume 1.1 begins with an introduction to G.I. Joe, discussing its 1964 origins all the way up to the Real American Hero line in its first two generations, and then fully explores the 25th Anniversary and Resolute 4" action figures series. To top it off, every vehicle and play set released in the 4" era has been documented and every easily removable piece has been individually photographed—ensuring collector completion.

This full color, fifty-two page resource manual beautifully illustrates the two series' 275 action figures, 29 vehicles, and every accessory—including all known variations.  Not only is every accessory present and accounted for, they have each been assigned a unique number and identified throughout the resource guide.  Each action figure has been carefully examined between its initial run and any further re-release to ensure that an accurate sample is clearly and concisely presented, perfect for the collector who is identifying individual action figures or sorting through unorganized lots.

Whether you’re a seasoned, returning, or novice collector, enthusiast, or toy vendor, the Rank & File guide series is the definitive compilation of G.I. Joe action figures, vehicles, and playsets produced from 2007 to today.  Let the Rank & File guide series serve as a reference for completion or a scrap book to the next big turning point of G.I. Joe:  A Real American Hero.

Product Features

  • Softcover
  • 52 Pages
  • Full Color
  • Cover 275 action figures and 29 vehicles
  • Rank & File Volume 1 debuted in 2015 and quickly sold out.  The revised Volume 1.1 includes:
    • Carry forward action figure updates
    • Information updated as needed
    • Error Correction
    • Additional Content


Box Contents

  • Rank & File Volume 1.1

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