12″ Crimson Guard revealed at TaoBao.com

TaoBao seller ilovesw has posted a few new auctions, and among them appears to be an early sample of an upcoming 12″ Crimson Guard.  With the recent shift from vintage homages to move themed product, one has to wonder if this item will ever see release.

The auction can be found here, the image is mirrored below.

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Thanks to HissCommander from The Terror Drome for the info.

GIJoeClub.com SUPER SALE!

The G.I. Joe Collectors’ Club is running a big time clearence sale trying to ship out some of their overstock and some of these prices are INSANE.  We’re talking full assortments of Anniversary figures for $3.00 per figure, formerly rare GIJCC Exclusives for bargain basement prices…  lots and LOTS of great deals to be had, especially for folks who are Officer level members!

Check out the “clearence aisle” here!

A plethora of images for upcoming Rise of COBRA action figures

I’ve always wanted to use the word “plethora”…  :shifty:

Over the past 24 hours, new images of Rise of COBRA figures have started popping up all over the ‘net.  The more I see these movie figures, the more I’m starting to fall in love with them.  Check out the following links for some new images that you might enjoy:

Sgt. Stone is quickly becoming one of my favorite new figures…he makes a much better Flint figure than Flint does!  Thanks to HissCommander of The Terror Drome, kingsurly crab and jumper11 from HissTank.com!

Pre-orders up for G.I. Joe: The Rise of COBRA video game

Sites all over the ‘net are beginning to start posting pre-orders for the upcoming video game based on the G.I. Joe film opening in August.  Most notable are Amazon.com and Gamestop.

Gamestop posts the following information about the game:

  • More than the movie – All-new storyline developed exclusively for the game that leverages key moments from the film.
  • Live G.I. JOE® – Experience the greatest moments from the blockbuster film, comics, cartoons and toys!
  • Pick your G.I. JOE® team – Choose from 12 of your favorite G.I. JOE® characters, each with unique weapons and abilities.
  • Co-op team play – Two-player single-screen co-op play lets you and a friend pick your elite G.I. JOE® team and call in support from other G.I. JOE® characters.
  • Pedal to the metal – Jump into, steal or hijack powerful G.I. JOE® or COBRA vehicles and open fire!
  • Venomous COBRAS – Battle COBRA’S deadliest bosses as you snake your way through enemy territory.

Thanks to SNAKE EYES and Shin Densetsu of HissTank.com for the info!