Sideshow has posted up images of their new Cobra Commander Diorama that goes up for presale tomorrow, Tuesday November 23rd, will be priced at $299.99. There will be 2 versions available one with two additional switch-out heads (helmeted and hooded), switch-out left hand holding a sword, and switch-out right hand holding a pistol. There will also be a regular version without switch-out accessories which they currently have listed at the same price. Here’s a few images,you can visit their site by clicking above to view more.
The G.I.Joe Club has revealed their Members 2011 Club Sea Adventrue Exclusive. Done in 3 3/4 inch 25th sculpt style he is the 4th installment of the Adventure Team sets, and comes with the Sea Wolf II mini sub. Preorder for the Sea Adventurer will be made available in the near future.
There are those that say the Sea Adventurer has salt water in his veins. And given the number of times he’s faced injury during a dangerous under-water mission, they may just be right! From fearless encephalopods to fearsome cyber-sharks, the Sea Adventurer faces them all with a fierce determination on his face and an ancient sea-chanty on his tongue! No matter how the day is won, the other Adventure Team members can always count on the Sea Adventurer to take care of business and live to tell the tale!
There was actually some news from around the web this past week and we’ll do a quick recap for you.
The Hub announced that it will stream episodes of G.I.Joe Renegades on Hub World, this is good news for those of us who can’t or don’t get the Hub Network. *UPDATE* Renegades will debut on NOVEMBER 26th!
Sideshow Collectibles announced that the 1986 Viper is getting the 12 inch treatment, as well Destro is slated for late 2011 or early 2012 release, this is cool news considering the excellent job they’ve been doing on these.
jones-z-kitty has posted head shot turn around of Duke from Renegades on his DeviantArt page.
And we’re doing it again, last time Vehicles andPlaysets made our JBL Top Ten list so this time we’re focusing on just figures. But not just any figures, YOUR Top Ten O-Ring figures. So head on over here to give us your list!
Justin “General Hawk” has compiled a list of the Top Ten Storyline Events in Real American History over on Generals Joes. The list spans the most recent animated movie Resolute, Sunbow Cartoon, Marvel Comics and Devil’s Due with some of the best storylines ever told. There’s my personal favorite “Worlds Without End”, along with The Battle of Benzheen and Trucial Abysma, The MASS Device, The Cobra Civil War and many more. So what are you waiting for go on over and check it out.
Discovery Channel has released more info on G.I.Joe Renegades with character bio’s and more. Go on over here to check it out! WARNING: Text contains potential spoilers about the series. G.I. Joe: Renegades debuts on October 10, 2010 on the Hub Network.
JBL members were asked “What’s Your Top Ten?” and you responded. The lists were compiled and broken down to the ten most popular toys, and there were some surprises. Then you were asked to vote on those top ten and you overwhelmingly responded with even bigger surprises. So ladies and gentlemen let’s get right into it and as well see what some of you had to say;
G.I.Joe Headquarters Command Center
Released in 1983 the Headquarters Command Center was G.I.Joe’s first base. It could house your vehicles in one of its two bays, one featuring an elevating platform. There was a jail cell for those captured Cobra Troopers, and a command center for your Joe’s. As well as a storage place for your weapons in the back of the main base and for your file cards in the (tank) bay. It made for countless hours of fun and a home for your Joe team when not in battle.
LordEd1976 said – “great playset.”
pbarny said – “Nothing better than this thing. Garages, lifts, guns, cameras, computers, jails. Not even the lack of a ceiling or doors can detract from it.”
TNI has posted more images from SDCC of the new G.I.Joe cartoon Renegades. There are some interesting design concepts with some very familiar characters and new vehicles. Go over to TNI to check them out and then come back to discuss it in our forums here.
Many of you submitted your top ten lists and from those there were over 80 toys! Ten of those were on more lists then any other and now it’s time to vote which of those are your favorite. You can select 5 to help organize them and decide which one will be JBL’s #1 G.I.Joe toy! Go HERE to vote. Anyone and everyone is welcome to vote, don’t miss out on your chance to vote which Joe toy will be #10 to #1!!