IDW Publishing January 2018 G.I.Joe Solicitations

IDW Publishing has sent out word on their solicitations for January 2018. Included for G.I.Joe are 4 different offerings – 

  • G. I. Joe: A Real American Hero #248 – Cover A: Diaz / Cover B: Royle
  • G. I. Joe: A Real American Hero TP Volume 19
  • Scarlett’s Strike Force #2 – Cover A: Randolph / Cover B: Daniel
  • Transformers G. I. Joe: First Strike TP

Read more below to check out a cover and breakdown of each issue, then join us on the Cobra Island Forums to discuss IDW’s January 2018 G.I.Joe titles!

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TRANSFORMERS VS. G.I. JOE Exclusive Collection Now On Indiegogo!

By way of Indiegogo comes an amazing new collection of Transformers vs. G.I.Joe offerings from IDW Publishing! G.I. Joe & the Transformers clash in this exclusive IGG variant signed by artist Livio Ramondelli!

Your toybox comes alive in IDW Publishing’s TRANSFORMERS vs. G.I. JOE: First Strike! Featuring an incredible Indiegogo-exclusive signed cover from long-time Transformers artist Livio Ramondelli, and with add-ons ranging from rare enamel pins to gorgeous posters, this campaign is for every fan who saw recess as an opportunity to wage war between the Transformers and G.I. Joe!

See the Transformers and G.I. Joe like you’ve never seen them before! As Earth joins the intergalactic community, a massive explosion threatens the peace. Cobra is invading Cybertron, and only G.I. Joe and the Transformers can save the two worlds! In addition to Livio’s Indiegogo-exclusive cover, the campaign is offering sets of limited-edition variant covers, including an convention exclusive! For you completists, there’s bundles of all 10 stunning covers to add to your collection!

With 7 different tiers, there really is something for everyone. Read more below to see a full breakdown of what’s available in the campaign, then go get your contribution in! Once you’re done there, come join in on the discussion already in progress on the Cobra Island Forums

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Eagle Force Returns Shattered Peace Page 18 Now Available

The latest page from the Eagle Force Returns Web Comic, Shattered Peace, is now available for your reading pleasure! 

Last week, Page 17 gave us our first look at ULTIMA THULE! He and Baron Von Chill II looks to be in a heated discussion about what the future will hold for their plans. 

Page 18 shows us that these aren’t the only individuals hiding the shadows, as they’ve been followed by none other than The Cat! 

Eagle Force Returns: “Shattered Peace” Page 18 was written by Justin Bell and illustrated by Ryan Lord. There’s a new page every Wednesday, so join on the Cobra Island Forums to discuss this and all things Eagle Force Returns! 

 

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Eagle Force Returns Shattered Peace Page 17 Now Available

The latest page from the Eagle Force Returns Web Comic, Shattered Peace, is now available for your reading pleasure! 

Last week, Page 16 began to shed light on our “White Suited Character” from page 15 that confronted a masked man who promises him a spot in the New World Order, regardless of how they get there. Could this be Thule? Perhaps another operative from R.I.O.T.? 

Page 17 gives us our answer – IT IS ULTIMA THULE! Oh, that white suited figure that he’s been conversing with? Baron Von Chill II! What are they discussing? Check out the latest page to find out! 

Eagle Force Returns: “Shattered Peace” Page 17 was written by Justin Bell and illustrated by Ryan Lord. There’s a new page every Wednesday, so join on the Cobra Island Forums to discuss this and all things Eagle Force Returns! 

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JoeFest Toy & Comic Show Exclusive Dust Storm Figure Reveal

JoeFest Toy & Comic Show is extremely excited to share a rare 1/1 show exclusive by Swizzlesticks Customs!!! Don’t miss your chance to purchase this amazing piece for your collection April 21, 2018!

The JoeFest Toy & Comic Show, being held on April 21, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn in beautiful Augusta GA, will be the place to be so make sure to attend the show if you can! 

What are your thoughts in this 1/1 show exclusive? Sound off on the Cobra Island Forums!

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Eagle Force Returns Designer Con Exclusive Eagle Island Prints Revealed

Here’s a dose of early morning awesome to start your day. The Eagle Force Returns Facebook Page has revealed a pair of stunning posters that will be available at DesignerCon 2017

Eagle Force Returns Eagle Island, by Ryan Pye, will be available at the show in November. There’s two versions to pick from: 

  • Eagle Island – Standard Edition
  • Eagle Island – Attack in Eagle Island

Both are limited runs of only 50 pieces each and are easily a must have for any Eagle Force fan! Will you be attending DesignerCon 2017? Sound off on the Cobra Island Forums!

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Cobra Island Invades New York Comic Con 2017!

New York Comic Con 2017 was held this weekend and the forces of Cobra Island were in full force at the event! For those of you that may be unfamiliar with NYCC, New York Comic Con is the East Coast’s largest pop culture convention and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media, and licensing capital of the world — Gotham City.

Our Tele-Vipers in the field gathered intel on a large assortment of findings – From awesome collectibles like Dragon Ball Z and Star Wars from Tamashii Nations, to incredible comic books all over Artist Alley. Our Data-Vipers sent back files containing images of Mystery Science Theatre schwag, incredible cosplay..even AWESOME-O was there! We of course couldn’t leave without getting a sketch from the Godfather of G.I.Joe, Mr. Larry Hama!

We’ve collected a gallery of images from the event that you can feast your eyes on by reading more below. Want even more coverage from NYCC2017? Well then make sure to follow Cobra Island on Twitter, Cobra Island on Instagram, Cobra Island on G+ and of course, Cobra Island on Facebook!

Read more below to check out the gallery, then join us on the Cobra Island Forums for discussion already in progress! 

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2017 Convention Exclusive Funko Pop Chrome Destro Now Available At TRU!

The 2017 Fall Exclusive Funko Pop! Destro figure, sporting a full chrome mask, is now available at Toys’R’Us! Destro made his debut at NYCC 2017 and will be a must have for Funko Pop! and G.I.Joe collectors alike. Here’s the scoop from TRU: 

From your favorite action film, G.I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra, comes the Destro Pop! Vinyl Figure! The stylized Destro Pop! Vinyl Figure comes in a chrome complexion along with his hand gun in his right hand. Destro stands approximately 3.75 inches tall and comes in a window display box. The G.I. Joe Destro Pop! Vinyl Figure is also a Toys “R” Us exclusive!

Funko is a purveyor of pop culture and licensed-focused collectibles company located in Everett, WA. Funko currently holds hundreds of licenses and the rights to create tens of thousands of characters – one of the largest portfolios in the pop culture and collectibles industry. Funko’s Pop! Vinyl is the number one stylized vinyl collectible on the market, selling millions of figures to collectors around the world. Check out even more Funko products.

Will you be adding this Chromed out Destro POP figure to your collection? Let us know on the Cobra Island Forums

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G.I.Joe Meets The Six Million Dollar Man In New IDW Publishing Series

James Whitbrook over at io9 has just shared some interesting details on a new comic book series coming our way January 2018 from IDW Publishing. From io9 – 

io9 can exclusively reveal that IDW will be teaming up its G.I.Joe: Real American Hero comics with Dynamite Entertainment’s ongoing Six Million Dollar Man series for a four-part crossover series beginning next year. Written by Rocko’s Modern Life’s Ryan Ferrier with art from G.I. Joemainstay S.L. Gallant, the series will see the bionic Steve Austin go up against the Joes, and presumably get recruited into the fold to deal with a sinister new threat.

What’s your take on this upcoming series? Adding it to your read list, or skipping it all together? Share your opinion on the Cobra Island Forums

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IDW Publishing’s First Strike 5 preview now on iTunes

iTunes has shared a 3 page preview of IDW Publishing‘s First Strike #5: 

 First Strike #5

Prison Break! After a daring escape, Optimus Prime, the Autobots, Scarlett, G.I. Joe and M.A.S.K. must venture into the heart of Cybertron to stop Cobra’s devastating weapon that will kill every Transformer on the planet!

  • Mairghread Scott
  • Expected Release: Oct 11, 2017
  • Print Length: 37 Pages

You can check out the full preview by reading more below. Will you be adding First Strike #5 to your collection? Share your thoughts on this preview on the Cobra Island Forums

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