For folks who are unfamiliar with the Black Dragons, they were first introduced in the 2003 Convention Set, Operation: Anaconda and sort of found their way into the G.I. Joe mythology from there. An interesting choice, to be sure.
Team Marauder silently eased through the underbrush 46 miles deep into the Florida Everglades. Covert Military Operations are deeply frowned upon on domestic soil, so Hawk had elected to send in the team that could most easily be written off, should anything go South. Joined by the Renegades, Falcon led Barbecue, Low Light and Spirit deep into the swampy glades, on the hunt for the Dreadnoks.
Over the past several months, the Dreadnoks had ramped up operations, turning to domestic terrorist groups for weapons transport and grunt work. They were obviously planning something big. The Marauders were there to stop it.
Just as Low Light’s infrared goggles flared to life, orange flame roared through the trees ahead, halting them in their tracks. Burn Out roared a bellowing laugh as he trained the flamethrower on the infiltration team. Barbecue surged forward.