4 Reasons 8-24-2013 is HUGE for GI Joe fans!

4 Reasons 8-24-2013 is HUGE for GI Joe fans!

August 14, 2013 by  
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8/24/13 has turned into a perfect storm(shadow) of GI Joe goodness! Here’s 4 reasons why:   1. 1 Year Anniversary of 3DJoes.com! Congratulations! Even if you aren’t a GI Joe fan this... 

Kyle Latino Sketches GI Joe

Kyle Latino Sketches GI Joe

May 22, 2013 by  
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I’m going to break into my Joe Con posts to show off something I’m really happy with. Every year at our local comic con, I typically ask Kyle Latino for a pulp character sketch. He really... 

Joe Con 2013: Custom Figures

Joe Con 2013: Custom Figures

May 1, 2013 by  
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  I started with the dioramas because they are a personal favorite. However, there was just as much talent on display in the custom figure competition.   This was actually in the diorama category,... 

Joe Con 2013: Diorama Contest

Joe Con 2013: Diorama Contest

April 24, 2013 by  
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I was completely blown away at the quality of dioramas on display at Joe Con 2013. You can tell the folks that put these together are passionate about their hobby for sure. I could have spent all day... 

Rock & Roll (GI Joe Kreo)

Rock & Roll (GI Joe Kreo)

March 27, 2013 by  
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I know everybody wanted GI Joe Lego. A quick image search will yield a number of custom creations out there. However, Hasbro wouldn’t want to license somebody to do that when they have their own... 

AWE Striker

AWE Striker

February 27, 2013 by  
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The AWE Striker has been around for a long time. Since 1985 in fact. It’s been repainted several times and is somewhat of a staple of the line. That said, I’ve never owned one until I saw... 

Night Fox

Night Fox

February 20, 2013 by  
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It seems like these days, any driver or pilot that comes with a vehicle is an after thought. An easy place to cost cut, articulation and accessories for these figures may soon be a thing of the past.... 

Joe Colton

Joe Colton

February 13, 2013 by  
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  It’s the return of Bruno, as Bruce Willis moonlights from the Die Hard franchise to visit the world of GI Joe as Joe Colton.  Joe Colton you ask? Who’s that? It’s the name given... 

Ace (Vintage)

Ace (Vintage)

February 6, 2013 by  
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Well I didn’t think was right to look at the new Ace without taking a look back at the vintage one. This Ace came with the original Skystriker and his design was featured in most of his early comic... 

Captain Ace

Captain Ace

January 30, 2013 by  
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I’ve mentioned a lot in GI Joe reviews how I was an Air Force brat. It should come as no surprise that I’m an Ace fan. I did put off getting the newest Skystriker for awhile, though. First,... 

Underscoopfire’s 50 Greatest GI Joe Characters

Underscoopfire’s 50 Greatest GI Joe Characters

December 19, 2012 by  
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I was recently asked to take part in an UnderScoopFire panel to select the 50 Greatest GI Joe characters and 50 Greatest Cobras. It was a lot of fun and really made me think. You can check out the Joe... 

Top 25 Playsets of All Time on UnderScoopFire

Top 25 Playsets of All Time on UnderScoopFire

November 21, 2012 by  
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I was really hyped to be working with Howie over at UnderScoopFire on another toy list. This time however, we put together something different, a list of the Top 25 Playsets of all time. To even it out... 

Head Swap: Zombie COBRA Swat

Head Swap: Zombie COBRA Swat

October 31, 2012 by  
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I have to say this was a purely based on the new season of  the Walking Dead. In the season premier, one of the cooler looking zombies were prison guards that had been turned. While slightly controversial... 

Marauder Stands

Marauder Stands

October 3, 2012 by  
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  I’m not a big stand user. However, there are times as an action figure collector you need a stand for a figure that just wants to fall over at the slightest breeze. There’s a number... 

Summer of GI Joe Contest Part 3

Summer of GI Joe Contest Part 3

August 22, 2012 by  
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Okay, so GI Joe is taking the summer off. The Joes and Cobras are doing some of those mundane things that we all do during the summer. To soothe your angst, Figure of the Day is sponsoring another TVFT... 

Summer of GI Joe Contest Part 2

Summer of GI Joe Contest Part 2

August 15, 2012 by  
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Okay, so GI Joe is taking the summer off. The Joes and Cobras are doing some of those mundane things that we all do during the summer. To soothe your angst, Figure of the Day is sponsoring another TVFT... 

Summer of GI Joe Contest Part 1

Summer of GI Joe Contest Part 1

August 8, 2012 by  
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Okay, so GI Joe is taking the summer off. The Joes and Cobras are doing some of those mundane things that we all do during the summer. To soothe your angst, Figure of the Day is sponsoring another TVFT... 

Marauder Vector

Marauder Vector

August 1, 2012 by  
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I swear ever time I watch Sons of Guns I learns something about guns and GI Joe. This week I learned that the guns shown in the new Total Recall are Kriss Vectors. It’s also the same type of gun... 

A Cobra Named Joe #2

A Cobra Named Joe #2

July 25, 2012 by  
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Oh, poor Joe Cobra! He just never seems to catch a break. (If you missed the Joe’s first appearance, check it out here.) (Clicking the picture will enlarge it.)  Read More →

Cobra Commander (Retaliation)

Cobra Commander (Retaliation)

July 18, 2012 by  
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It sure seems like Cobra Commander is turning into the Darth Vader of GI Joe figures. Yet I keep buying them. Honestly, I was going to set this guy aside and try and flip him later. But it got the better... 

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