GI Joe: A Real American Hero #236

Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: In Rudatistan, the AWE Striker takes on the Cobra tanks, with significant help from Bombstrike’s new friend, Leila. The Joes are successful and FINALLY appear to be on the way out of Rudatistan. In Laos, Stalker’s team continues their fight with the Blue Ninja “Quads” and Red Laser. […]

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GI Joe: A Real American Hero #235

Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: Stalker, Storm Shadow and Zap are in the “Land of a Million Elephants” (Laos) where they locate a temple housing another subterranean Revanche/Cobra robot facility, being run by Red Laser. They’re soon attacked by a new “Quad” model of the Blue Ninja Cyborgs– one that learns from its […]

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GI Joe: A Real American Hero #234

Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: In New York, a young man named Felipe tries to rob Granny’s store. Dawn appears and easily dismantles his firearm; a trick used by the Soft Master back in issue 27. Yet, Felipe runs out of the store and is accidentally shot by a police officer. In Olliestan, […]

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G.I.Joe: A Real American Hero #233

GI Joe #233 (Snake in the Grass, Part Four) Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: In Benzheen, Duke, Roadblock and Claire face-off with the “damage assessment team”; which is being led by General Thurston Crowther (last seen in issue 104, I believe). They negotiate their way out, as Claire mentions that she was never […]

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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #232

GI Joe #232 (Snake in the Grass, Part Three) Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: In Benzheen, the drone attacks and destroys Faoud’s clinic, but Claire was able to warn everybody and allow them to take shelter. A “damage assessment team” from the Jugglers arrives to clean-up the situation, but Roadblock threatens them with […]

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Doom Patrol and Suicide Squad Special #1 (1988)

Coicendentally, also the cover to “Greatest Suicide Squad vs Doom Patrol Stories Ever Told” TPB “Red Pawn” Writer: John Ostrander and Paul Kupperberg Pencils: Erik Larsen It’s another crappy..errrr, collectible… FIRST ISSUE! Sure, this is only a one-shot special issue and you may think I’m bending the rules a bit. Dammit, I’m Willy Wonka and […]

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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #231

Snake in the Grass: Part Two Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: Dawn Moreno breaks into a museum in New York City and steals the “Morning Light” sword. In Olliestan, Bombstrike temporarily eludes her captors (again), but appears to get re-captured (again). In Broca Beach, Shipwreck and Cutter find an underground automated factory producing […]

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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #229

Cobra Nation: Part Four Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: More subplots! Starting off the coast of Broca Beach, where the WHALE is performing surveillance as the team discovers an underwater–and manned– Cobra base. In Springfield, Zarana and the Baroness mess with Dawn Moreno in the Brainwave Scanner. Snake-Eyes’ memories, from waaaaay back in […]

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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #228

(Cobra Nation: Part Three) Writer: Larry Hama Penciler: SL Gallant Summary: Subplots aplenty, this month! In Springfield, Baroness and Zarana cotinue to train Dawn Moreno. In Olliestan, Bombstrike performs a recon mission on the abandoned Cobra/Red Shadows base (where they built the Big Frickin’ Robot). She gets captured by Cobra agents, Dr. Sidney Biggles-Jones and […]

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