Incredibly rare Inspector Gadget figure. I found this in Australia in the late 80's. Its a boxed variant of the 1983 Galoob toy. It was made in 1989 and labeled Hasbro. I believe it was just packaged like this for the Australian market.
Though have no idea why only there. If anyone can shed any light on it I'd love to hear. The box is a little scuffed. I did take the figure out of the box when I first acquired it to see how it all worked.But its in fabulous condition. I can find only one reference to this online and its to do with a museum. I can post at buyers cost. Toy, Inspector Gadget figure and accessories, with packaging, licensed from the television show'Inspector Gadget', plastic / cardboard, made in China for Hasbro, USA, 1989. Consists of a colour cardboard box with two clear plastic windows with the text'Inspector Gadget' printed on the front of the box in large pink text.
Colour illustrations of Inspector Gadget's van, his enemy Dr. Claw and Dr Claw's cat Mad Cat decorate the front of the box. Large colour illustrations of the Inspector Gadget figure decorate each side of the box. The box contains a large action figure of Inspector Gadget with a grey overcoat, blue trousers and black shoes. The box also contains Gadget's accessories, including an umbrella-parachute, gadget copter, handcuffs, hammer and magic hand.
The figure can perform actions such as extend his left hand, lengthen his neck and stretch his legs. The figure and accessories is packed between styrofoam inside the packaging.8801' is printed on the front of the box. The item "1989 very rare Hasbro/Galoob large Inspector Gadget Toy Action Figure" is in sale since Thursday, December 12, 2019.
This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Action Figures\TV, Movies & Video Games". The seller is "simonb1863" and is located in Sway. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.