GI JOE COBRA VIPER Action Figure COMPLETE 3 3/4 C9+ v12 2004
Cobra Viper (version 12) was released by Hasbro and was released as part of the twentieth series (2004), carded in a two-pack as part of the Valor vs Venom line.
Cobra Viper came with a black and red pod, a black rifle, and a black knife.
Cobra Viper forces are the most recent wave of Cobra Infantry, chosen for their independent thinking, initiative and daring, they are expected to carry the fight far inside GI Joe territory, they are equipped with armored climate-control suits that enable them to function efficiently in extreme environments, and they are given advanced training in deep battle tactics, survival procedures, and high-tech weapon-systems management, they are aggressive, yet wary; attentive to detail, yet practical; sneaky, yet trustworthy; ferocious in combat, yet willing to retreat tactically. This combination of traits makes them formidable foes, and the last thing that the GI Joe team wants to have sneaking up on them from their left flank. These qualities also make them favorable candidates for the DNA experiments of Dr. Mindbender, a fact that the Cobra Viper troops volunteering for long away missions and assiduously avoiding the doctor's presence.