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