G.I. Joe Collector's Club Dr. Venom

G.I. Joe Collector’s Club Dr. Venom Figure Review

  Dr. Venom– the original Cobra evil scientist. Long before Dr. Mindbender stripped off his shirt and donned his monocle to create Serpentor, Dr. Venom was the scientific brains behind Cobra.  His Brainwave Scanner, first introduced before the Marvel series completed its first year, has long since remained a key tool for interrogation.  However, it…

G.I. Joe Collector's Club FSS Dragonsky

G.I. Joe Collector’s Club FSS Oktober Guard Dragonsky Review

When the G.I. Joe Collector’s Club unveiled their 2012 convention set “Operation Bear Trap” many fans asked one question: “Where’s Dragonsky?”   After all, the stalwart Russian engineer and flamethrower specialist had been with the team from their second appearance in Yearbook #2 all the way to the end of the classic Marvel Run.  Aside…

g.i. joe collector's club bombardier preview

G.I. Joe Collector’s Club Bombardier Review

The G.I. Joe Collector’s Club FSS 2.0 is drawing to a close.  For the second-to-last shipment the GIJCC dipped not into the traditional G.I. Joe canon but instead dove headfirst into collecting lore by producing the first ever mass-produced version of a figure whose origins were long considered a mystery. That’s right folks, I’m talking…

G.I. Joe Collector's Club Big Boa action figure

G.I. Joe Collector’s Club Big Boa Reviewed!

Big Boa has the distinction of only having received one single figure release in the classic G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero era.  It wasn’t until last year’s debut of the Figure Subscription Service from the G.I. Joe Collector’s Club that fans had a chance to own an updated “no-ring” construction version of the character.…