Category: G.I. Joe European Missions

Marvel’s stateside re-collections of the UK “Action Force” comics.

G.I. Joe European Missions #15

European Missions #15- “Nights in Armour” Writer: Dan Abnett Penciler: Stewart Johnson Summary In an “oil emirate in the Arabian Gulf”, Lt. Falcon leads an armored division against a oil field Cobra has captured. Falcon takes the point in the Persuader, flanked by HAVOCs and Maulers. As they attack, head-on, Tunnel Rat is leading an […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #14

European Missions #14- “War Beneath the Waves” Writer: Simon Furman Penciler: Robin Smith Summary Lt. Falcon leads a small team of Joes to a damaged WHALE in the Atlantic. By watching a video flashback on the hovercraft, they see how it was taken out by a crew of Cobra Eels, led by the new Hydro-Viper. […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #13

European Missions #13- “The Prisoner!” Writer: Steve Alan Penciler: Robin Smith Summary Following Destro’s capture from issue 8, Acton Force uses brainwashing techniques in an attempt to squeeze information from him (although Flint objects). Meanwhile, Cobra decides to attack London until Destro is turned back over to them. Destro activates a homing beacon in his […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #12

European Missions #12- “Super Trooper!” Writer: Steve Alan Penciler: Stewart Johnson Summary Hawk introduces Flint to the Super Trooper program; “the all-purpose, new age warrior- fluent in seven languages, an A-One marksman, airborn qualified and utterly deadly”; then orders him to complete the training course. From a field of 15, only two soldiers are left: […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #11

European Missions #11- “Wild, Wild-Life” Writer: Dan Abnett Penciler: Robin Smith Summary Psyche-Out is sent to the Australian Outback to do a psyche evaluation of…Outback. Outback seems bat-shit crazy and has some very unconventional ways, but has been busy tracking down the Dreadnoks. After a fight with the ‘Noks at a bar, Outback steals the […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #10

European Missions #10- “Blood Brothers” Writer: Ian Rimmer Penciler: Stewart Johnson Summary A Crimson Guardsman, named Simon Weller, holds up a bank in Litle Meldon. Beach-Head just happened to be driving by in an AWE Striker, so a standoff ensues. As more Action Force personnel arive, Beach-Head sets up in a sniper’s position on a […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #9

European Missions #9- “Diamond Lies!” Writer: Simon Furman Penciler: Robin Smith Summary < Cobra's been stealing a buncha' diamonds, so Action Force sets a trap by getting Cover Girl to publicly walk around Amsterdam wearing the "Watchstar Diamond". This brings out Cobra operatives Copperhead and Weaponsmith, who capture Cover Girl, blow up a few bridges […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #8

European Missions #8- “Nuclear Winter” Writer: Steve Alan Penciler: Robin Smith Summary Destro organized the hijacking of a scientist working on a new nuclear weapon called “Omega”. But the hijack went awry and the plane crashed in the Arctic Circle. Flint and Destro lead respective Action Force and Cobra teams to find the downed plane […]

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G.I. Joe European Missions #7

European Missions #7- “Smooth Operators” Writer: Dan Abnett Penciler:Kev Hopgood Summary Chased by Cobra Ferrets, Lady Jaye races through Northern Italy, en route to the the town of Lugacelli to transmit some Cobra data. To ensure her safe arrival, Low-Light and Dial-Tone both check into hotels, undercover. Dial-Tone expects the Cobra Tele-vipers to snoop, so […]

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