To borrow a phrase from one of the recent Star Trek series “It’s been a long road, getting from there to here.” Two years since Rise of Cobra and then an unexpected nine month delay before G.I. Joe fans were treated to a second attempt at a big screen franchise of their favorite [...]
G.I. Joe Retaliation is hitting theaters nationally as early as Tuesday night. With that in mind, JBL continues its reviews of the movie line with the Retaliation Cobra Trooper! While not entirely screen accurate, this figure from the first wave came complete with a removable helmet and a working parachute [...]
I won’t mince words– G.I. Joe Retaliation looks to be an improvement on its cinematic predecessor in just about every way imaginable. One of the most immediate examples of this would be found in the design of Cobra Commander. No longer does the leader of the armies of the serpent look like [...]
The G.I. Joe Retaliation reviews continue as we’re now 9 days away from the film’s debut on March 28, 2013!
There’s no shortage of Snake Eyes action figures in the G.I. Joe figure line so it shouldn’t surprise anyone that the team’s ninja commando has already had three figures released for the [...]
G.I. Joe Retaliation reviews continue here at JBL!
He’s large and in charge and he just might be carrying the “people’s heavy machine gun!” That’s right– I’m talking about an action figure based on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s portrayal of Roadblock in G.I. Joe Retaliation! In the second wave of figures Marvin S. [...]
JBL reviews the movie tie-in action figure – the G.I. Joe Retaliation Cyber Ninja. [...]
The G.I. Joe Retaliation reviews continue here at JBL with a figure that has had a long history in G.I. Joe comics. Making their debut in the celebrated G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero vol 1 #21 by Marvel Comics, the red ninjas were originally believed to be a trio of apprentices to [...]
The G.I. Joe Retaliation reviews continue here at JBL! To start off this week, we’re going back to the debut wave of figures and examining one that many fans might overlook merely because of the actor chosen to portray the character. That’s right– we’re taking a look at Duke as portrayed [...]
G.I. Joe Retaliation is hitting theatres in just over a month and, for the first time in a long time, new product is hitting store shelves! With a recent restock at a local Kmart, I was able to snag not only the wave 2.5 figures but also a tiny armored [...]
With G.I. Joe Retaliation dropping in just over a month it is an exciting time to be a Joe fan! Product is back in stores, the media blitz has begun and the anticipation in the air is almost tangible!
Here’s a teaser image of some of what is sitting in JBL’s review queue in [...]