Just Another G.I.Joe Show Discusses GIJoeCon 2018 Red Shadows Trooper with Special Guest John Russell

Mike from Just Another G.I.Joe Show had an opportunity to sit down with John Russell. John is the conductor of the G.I.Joe Collectors Club Customizing Class and as such, shared details on this year’s Customzing Class Offering – the Red Shadows Trooper! During the discussion, John shared the images that you see shared here, showcasing his build of this year’s awesome offering. Check out the discussion below – 

Are you excited for the final JoeCon Customizing Class and Red Shadows Trooper? Sound off after the break on the Cobra Island Forums

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GIJoeCon 2018 Customizing Class Info Now Available

The Official G.I.Joe Collectors Convention Website has been updated with details on this year’s Customizing Class! It’s been revealed that figure everyone will be working on this year is none other than a Red Shadows Trooper! Here’s the scoop – 

2018 GIJoeCon attendees signed up for the (Sold Out) Customizing Class: You will be adding a much requested character to your squad with our Red Shadows Trooper! Included in the kit this year is a BRAND NEW updated head sculpt by longtime collaborator Gigabread as well as a unique (secret!) original sculpt weapon for completing the figure during the class (also by Gigabread). The kit also includes an AK style assault rifle, torso and hardware, bloused BDU skirt and removable harness and satchel charge.

Full details on the class have been mirrored here, so make sure to Read More below to check them out. Are you excited for the final JoeCon Customizing Class and Red Shadows Trooper? Sound off after the break on the Cobra Island Forums

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Black Major Olive Drab Green Trooper and Officer Review Gallery

We continue our Black Major review galleries with a look back at a set of releases from 2016, the “Olive Drab Green” Cobra Trooper & Officer! 

This awesome pair of Cobra Operatives marks another worthwhile color scheme applied to this mold. The green makes these offering the perfect “Cobra Grunts” for your ranks. As with other Trooper figures, these boutique style offerings come with a handful of accessories, including a Machine Gun, Rifle, Back Pack & Figure Stand.

In the absence of 3 3/4 Joe product on the shelf, The Major continues to keep excitement alive and the fan base enthused with his 3 3/4 0-ring ARAH Style offerings! Read more below to check out our full gallery of this awesome Cobra troop builder, then join us on the Cobra Island Forums to share your thoughts with us! 

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JoeFest Toy and Comic Show – Tomorrow, Saturday, April 21st

It’s time! Can you believe it?! JoeFest Toy & Comic Show in beautiful Augusta, GA kicks off tomorrow, Saturday, April 21st! Over the last few months, we’ve brought you news on all sorts of awesome that will be available at the show – 

  • Guests from the G.I.Joe Art World including  Robert Atkins, Brian Shearer, Jason Mark Sobol, Tom Feister and more
  • Custom Souvenirs from Swizzlesticks, Brian’s Customs, Short Bus Customs, Brian Kossin and more
  • Cosplay & Cosplay based Custom Figures of Mary Mercenary Cosplay and Revenge City Cosplay
  • So, so much more! 

For more details and to pick up your tickets, check out  www.augustatoyandcomicshow.com. Will we be seeing you at the show? Sound off after the break on the Cobra Island Forums

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JoeFest Toy and Comic Show Exclusive Action Force SAS Beaver By ROMA Collectibles

Yesterday we brought you word of a pair of customs being offered by ROMA Collectibles exclusively at JoeFest Toy & Comic Show. The first figure revealed is Count DuSang, a french Intelligence officer whose allegiance is to the Red Shadows. Don’t worry, a retired member of the Action Force SAS is hot on his trail, Action Force SAS Beaver!

An older, wiser and more grizzled veteran, coming out of retirement for one last mission: To bring Count DuSang in for justice. Just like in the 80s, Beaver comes equipped with his trusty yellow life vest and Silent Attack Kayak, to steer the waterways and clean up the awful mess that is the Red Shadow plague.

This 2 figure set is extremely limited (only 6 available), so make sure to hit the ROMA table early as these will surely sell out FAST! Will you be at JoeFest Toy & Comic Show this coming weekend? Sound off after the break on the Cobra Island Forums

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JoeFest Toy and Comic Show Exclusive Red Shadows Count DuSang By Roma Collectibles

Now on to some lighter news – JoeFest Toy & Comic Show is less than a week away! Can you believe it? It seems like just yesterday hype for the show was building and now it’s finally here! 

Over the last few months, we’ve shared word on all the amazing exclusives available at the event. Well, better make some more room on that shelf and add more scratch to that wallet, as Roma Collectibles has revealed that they’ll be offering a pair of exclusives at JoeFest!

The first figure revealed is Count DuSang, a french Intelligence officer whose allegiance is to the Red Shadows. Don’t worry, a retired member of the Action Force SAS is hot on his trail. Find out who he is tomorrow! 

This 2 figure set is extremely limited (only 6 available), so make sure to hit the ROMA table early as these will surely sell out FAST! Will you be at JoeFest Toy & Comic Show this coming weekend? Sound off after the break on the Cobra Island Forums

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JoeFest Toy and Comic Show Just Two Weeks Away

There’s just over two weeks to go until JoeFest Toy & Comic Show in beautiful Augusta, GA! Over the last few months, we’ve brought you news on all sorts of awesome that will be available at the show – 

  • Guests from the G.I.Joe Art World including  Robert Atkins, Brian Shearer, Jason Mark Sobol, Tom Feister and more
  • Custom Souvenirs from Swizzlesticks, Brian’s Customs, Short Bus Customs, Brian Kossin and more
  • Cosplay based Custom Figures of Mary Mercenary Cosplay and Revenge City Cosplay
  • So, so much more! 

For more details and to pick up your tickets, check out  www.augustatoyandcomicshow.com. Will we be seeing you at the show? Sound off after the break on the Cobra Island Forums

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B2.Five Acid Rain World x VOTOMS Crossover Display at C3 AFA 2018 HK

Our friends Kit Lau and Beaver Company Ltd. are in attendance at C3 AFA Hong Kong 2018 and wow, have they stolen the show! The B2Five Official Instagram page & Acid Rain World Faceboook page have given us our first look at a wide assortment of amazing product on the horizon. We’ve gathered an assortment of images, so brace yourselves, as here we go! 

We’ve checked out both the Omanga Army and Agurts Army displays, but wait until you get a load of this! The Acid Rain World is crossing over with VOTOMS to give us a 1/28th selection or Armored Trooper offerings! Armored Trooper VOTOMS is a military science fiction mecha anime series and a perfect compliment to the modular B2.Five Acid Rain Offerings. Included in the initial assortment are:

  • SCOPEDOG
  • BRUTISHDOG
  • SOLID SHOOTER & ROUND MOVER
  • RED SHOULDER with WEAPON PACK

The display allows you to visualize all the possibilities of combining the VOTOMS Armored Troopers with B2.Five Acid Rain World offerings to create whatever your imagination can come up with! We’ve gathered a gallery of roughly 15 images for you to check out, so make sure to read more below to feast your eyes on all the amazing Acid Rain World x VOTOMS crossover offerings being brought to the B2.Five Acid Rain world! We’ll be checking out even more awesome Acid Rain World offerings on display at C3 AFA 2018 HK, so keep it locked and join us on the Cobra Island Forums for discussion already in progress! 

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B2.Five Acid Rain World Agurts Army Display at C3 AFA 2018 HK

Our friends Kit Lau and Beaver Company Ltd. are in attendance at C3 AFA Hong Kong 2018 and wow, have they stolen the show! The B2Five Official Instagram page & Acid Rain World Faceboook page have given us our first look at a wide assortment of amazing product on the horizon. We’ve gathered an assortment of images, so brace yourselves, as here we go! 

The Omanga Army aren’t the only squad to gain quite a bit of armor, as what was on display for Agurts Army is beyond impressive! First and foremost, we finally get to see the Chapel in all it’s glory! This vehicle has been highly anticipated since the Acid Rain World was first introduced, so it’s fantastic to finally see it up close and personal! The Chapel is just the tip of the iceberg, as also on display was: 

  • Agurts Army Bucks Team Laurel 
  • Agurts Army Wildebeest WBS3 
  • Agurts Army Bucks Team Bob
  • Agurts Army Bucks Team Jack
  • Agurts Army Chapel 
  • Agurts Army R711 Laurel LA3R
  • Agurts Army K6 Jungle Speeder MK1K

We’ve gathered a gallery of over 20 images for you to check out, so make sure to read more below to feast your eyes on all the amazing Agurts Army offerings being brought to the B2.Five Acid Rain world! We’ll be checking out even more awesome Acid Rain World offerings on display at C3 AFA 2018 HK, so keep it locked and join us on the Cobra Island Forums for discussion already in progress! 

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B2.Five Acid Rain World Omanga Army Display at C3 AFA 2018 HK

Our friends Kit Lau and Beaver Company Ltd. are in attendance at C3 AFA Hong Kong 2018 and wow, have they stolen the show! The B2Five Official Instagram page & Acid Rain World Faceboook page have given us our first look at a wide assortment of amazing product on the horizon. We’ve gathered an assortment of images, so brace yourselves, as here we go! 

First up, we take a look at the extensive offerings for the Omanga Army. It looks like the Omanga Army is coming out of the gate swinging with the introduction of the Omanga Synchro exoArmor (SA), HADES! This beast of a machine has fans behind excited to see what the full color version will look like, as it definitely appears as though it transforms! As if the HADES reveal wasn’t enough, check out what else was on display for the Omanga Army! The full lineup displayed includes – 

  • Omanga Army Abaddon Flame Trooper
  • Omanga Army Abaddon Trooper
  • Omanga Army Armagnac XM1
  • Omanga Army Cerberus C2
  • Omanga Army Chimera C3-M
  • Omanga Army Hydra C3-A
  • Omanga Army Panther MMO

We’ve gathered a gallery of nearly 25 images of the new offerings for you to check out, so make sure to read more below to feast your eyes on all the amazing Omanga Army offerings being brought to the B2.Five Acid Rain world! We’ll be checking out even more awesome Acid Rain World offerings on display at C3 AFA 2018 HK, so keep it locked and join us on the Cobra Island Forums for discussion already in progress! 

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