Category: G.I. Joe: Special Missions

Marvel’s secondary spin-off series. From 1986 to 1989.

GI Joe 50

G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #50

“The Battle of Springfield” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Rod Whigham Summary Serpentor rallies the remaining Cobra troops and forces Stalker’s team back to the airport. Hawk’s team attacks the nearly deserted Museum, rescues Rip-cord, and sends the Dreadnoks running away. Storm Shadow crawls out of one of Dr.Mindbender’s specimen tanks and seems to have the […]

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G.I. Joe Special Missions #28

Special Missions #28: “Condor” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Herb Trimpe Summary The Joes launch a space mission to test the detection of their new “Stealth Base” in Punta Del Mucosa. Cobra launches an attack on the nearby USS Flagg and is tipped off to the location of the base. After another big aerial duel, the […]

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G.I. Joe Special Missions #27

Special Missions #27: “Mexican Holiday” Writer: Michael Fleisher Penciler: Javier Saltares Summary While the rest of the team is assigned cleaning detail at…some base… Outback, Quick Kick and Stalker are sent on a quick courier mission in Mexico. After meeting their contact, they get to lounge around at a swanky Mexican resort for the rest […]

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G.I. Joe Special Missions #26

Special Missions #26: “Passing of the Guard”” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Herb Trimpe Summary In Sierra Gordo, the OKtober Guard breaks into a Cobra/MARS compound and makes off with El Jefe. Recondo, Shockwave and Lt. Falcon are undercover as natives and watch the whole thing unfold. The Guard escapes into the countryside and meets with […]

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G.I. Joe Special Missions #25

Special Missions #25: “Forced Play” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Herb Trimpe Summary In NYC, the Joes’ Tiger Force is called in to support the DOA in a terrorist situation. The terrorists, the Lower Darlonian Separatist Front, are being indirectly manipulated by a Darklonian diplomat and the DOA themselves. The Joes chase the LDSF guys through […]

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G.I. Joe Special Missions #24

Special Missions #24: “Ladies’ Day” Writer: Herb Trimpe Penciler: Dave Cockrum Summary At Flushing Stadium, during an exhibition between the “New York Mites” and the “New York Dandees”, Cobra attempts to kidnap the President. Luckily, the Joe women were all disguised as cheerleaders and save the day by punching out all the Cobras in their […]

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GI Joe Scoop

G.I. Joe Special Missions #23

Special Missions #23: “Scoop” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Dave Cockrum Summary Stalker leads a team into Sierra Gordo to snatch El Jefe. But they’ve been assigned a new Joe; the combat correspondent Scoop, who wants to film everything for the DOD. The Joes are a little rough on Scoop, educating him on everything from how […]

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G.I. Joe Special Missions #22

Special Missions #22: “Decisions” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Dave Cockrum Summary Terrorists have taken a family hostage in their Iowa home. The Joes and FBI Agent Saxon stake the place out, noticing the evil grin on a man in the kitchen. When the Joe make their move, they’ve mistaken the identities of the hostage family […]

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GI Joe Spearhead and Max

G.I. Joe Special Missions #21

Special Missions #21 “The Lower Depths” Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: Herb Trimpe Summary A small team of four Joes enter Manhattan’s sewers to counter what appears to be a Cobra nerve gas bio-terrorism plot. After receiving help from an old bum and former war vet (who sorta’ lives like a “moleperson”), the Joes find out […]

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