Press Release San Diego, CA (July 24, 2009) â€“ The year of G.I. JOE continues with new G.I. JOEaction from IDW. Under license from Hasbro, IDW is proud to announce more great G.I. JOE comics and new creators! Beginning this October, G.I. JOE: Origins gets an infusion of new creators, kicked off by the return of Larry Hama with issue #8. Starting in early 2010, IDW will offer Series II of its fan-favorite G.I. JOE: COBRA story line. Also in 2010, Robert Atkins returns to the G.I. JOE universe with a five-issue G.I. JOE arc.
Press Release San Diego, CA (July 24, 2009) â€“ Another great boon in an already banner year for G.I. JOE, IDW is delighted to announce that New York Times best selling author of World War Z and Zombie Survival Guide Max Brooks will be writing a G.I. JOE miniseries in 2010.
IDW Publishing had a great hook with the Transformers movie adaptation, and it’s going to repeat the formula with a four-issue adaptation of the upcoming G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra.Â The series claims to give readers an exclusive peek at what to expect in costume design and plot twists. â€œG.I. JOE was an essential part of my childhood. I saw COBRA agents around every schoolyard corner,â€ said Andy Schmidt in a prepared statement, IDWâ€™s G.I. JOE editor. â€œIt is an honor to be part of an intensely fun and uniquely relevant group of characters. As a lifelong G.I. JOE
Press Release Itâ€™s the year ofÂ G. I. JOE!Â Building on the tremendous fan support of G.I. JOE: Origins and G.I. JOE: COBRA, published under license from Hasbro, Inc., IDW is pleased to announce extensions for both mini-series! Offering a look at the people who make up the team, G.I. JOE: Origins will become an ongoing series, starting in August. G.I. JOE: COBRA Special #1 will be released in September, offering insights inspired by revelations in issue #4 of that series, on-sale in June. For more information about IDWâ€™s G.I. JOE comics, visit IDWPublishing.com/GIJOE. “Reaction to all three of our