Thanks to HissCommander from the Terror Drome as well as cmderinchief from JBL and the Coil Club, we have more images from the upcoming RHINO repaint with Rampage. This includes some very nice detail of the box as well as Rampage’s filecard, which is written in English.
Check out the images below!
For our Canadian brothers and sisters, you guys get a 24 hour advanced preview of the final ten minutes of Resolute tonight on TeleToon Detour. I’ve seen everyone focusing on the Adult Swim airing tomorrow at midnight, but for Joefans to the North, let’s not forget you guys get to see it early.
11:15pm tonight, Resolute will rock Canada, and then it’ll travel down South tomorrow and finish the job. I’m looking forward to it.
On the other side of the World, TakaraTomy has revealed a surprising repaint in the form of the DTC Rhino vehicle originally produced for the new sculpt line a few years ago. To see all of the awesome details of what I think was the best vehicle designed in the past ten years, check out my review here.
This is one fantastic vehicle, and I think it was a brilliant choice for release. As an added bonus it comes with Rampage, who has some obvious strong Heavy Metal influences. For folks who don’t know, Heavy Metal was (barely) repainted back in the 80’s as a mail away and released under the name Rampage. It would appear Hasbro is dipping back into that pool, and the figure has some very strong vintage vibe. Loving it. Check out the image below and thanks to Type-R and Shin Densetsu of HissTank.com for the scoop!
Along with the image comes the news that TakaraTomy will be distributing the G.I. Joe: Rise of COBRA toyline over in Japan, which is a great news from an International standpoint. Could Joe be going global again? Certainly looks like it.
The guys at the JoeCanuck message board have finally revealed the full-scale boxed set for their upcoming Canadian Joe Con exclusives. Great presentation, and some very creative ideas have all come together to give us a pretty nice looking set with a unique twist.
Click here to check it all out, and check out the image below:
An email from the G.I. Joe Club has let members know that the registration form (for both attending and non-attending) has been posted online. Click here to start filling out your form (attending and non-attending can fill out the same form).
Be sure to keep your eyes peeled to GIJoeCon.com for any convention related updates as well!
News is starting to spread regarding potential G.I. Joe-related San Diego ComicCon exclusives. Officially announced today was a 12″ Baroness with Sienna Miller’s likeness in a striking COBRA-themed display box, as well as a 3 3/4″ Destro 2-Pack. Full details are as follows:
Hi – Here is another quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about
another cool round of new preorders and more new arrivals.
Thanks to Phil for letting me know that a preview has been posted over at JoeReloaded for the upcoming third issue of G.I. Joe: Origins. Contrary to popular belief (or my own misguided memory… ) this issue is coming out NEXT Wednesday.
Click here to check it out!
Comic Book Resources has posted a small story regarding the G.I. Joe: COBRA limited series, and had some very good words for it. Click here to check out the article, big thanks to Jeff Bohn for the intel.