Official announcement and ordering info for DiC G.I. Joe series

I’ve gotten numerous messages about this, just hadn’t had a chance to post it up yet…  but yes, Amazon.com has a pre-order listing for the upcoming Shout! Factory release of the DiC G.I. Joe series, at the moment entitled “G.I. Joe: Series 2”.

You can check out the pre-order page for the animated series right here, which features an image of some awesome box art with Battle Armor Cobra Commander, Scoop, ’89 Stalker, and Slaughter Marauder’s Low Light & Barbecue.  Check out the cover image below.  Thanks to Captain N for the intel!

Hasbro confirms G.I. Joe 7-Packs will be revealed at New York ComicCon!

Let the countdown begin!  Hasbro has sent us a press release, confirming what Joe fans have suspected… the upcoming 7-Packs will be revealed at NYCC, which starts this Thursday, October 13th!

Not only that, but the 7-Packs have been revealed as a Big Bad Toy Store exclusive!  The release also mentions that Hasbro will display many of their current 2011 line up, including Duke, Scarlett, Cobra Commander, Snake Eyes, and Storm Shadow.  Of course, we’ve seen all of those figures before, but who knows if maybe we’ll see something from the G.I. Joe film sequel.  Time will tell.

The full press release can be seen after the jump:

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