Brian West

Geek Dad Report: The Importance Of Saturday Morning Cartoons

Geek Dad Report:  The Importance Of Saturday Morning Cartoons

I consider myself very fortunate to have grown up in the late 80’s and early 90’s, what I believe was the greatest time to be a kid who loved Saturday morning cartoons. Man did we get the good stuff. We had GI Joe, Transformers, He-Man, Thundercats, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Duck Tales, and that was […]

 Alan Smithee

Holy Hell, Watch This G.I. Joe Fan Film

Every once in a great while, the love for a particular piece of childhood geekery comes through so intensely that fanatic isn’t a strong enough word to explain it all.

 

There’s a New Cobra Commander? Where have I been? GI Joe #9 Review

There’s a New Cobra Commander? Where have I been? GI Joe #9 Review

New year, new Cobra Commander. A guy misses a few issues and boom, Cobra Commander has been named and I totally missed how it happened.

 

Go Joe! The Action Continues in GI Joe #4 – Review

Go Joe! The Action Continues in GI Joe #4 – Review

Issue 4 of Cobra Civil War: GI Joe really picks up the pace of the series.

 

A “former” GI Joe addict reviews Cobra Civil War: Cobra #3

A “former” GI Joe addict reviews Cobra Civil War: Cobra #3

If I were to name three things that defined my childhood it would be video games, baseball cards and GI Joe. I played my first video games on an Apple IIe and and Intellivision console, still have boxes and boxes of baseball cards sitting in my parent’s attic and right now, today, I have a […]

 Ryan Thomason

Comic Review, Gi Joe: Cobra Civil War #0

Comic Review, Gi Joe: Cobra Civil War #0

GI Joe: Chuck Dixon, Javier Saltares Cobra: Mike Costa, Antonio Fuso Snake Eyes: Chuck Dixon, Agustin Padilla What happens when an undercover GI Joe agent by the name of Chuckles, infiltrates a high level Cobra base, pops Cobra Commander in the face with a bullet, and then blows himself and the installation up with a […]

 Ryan Thomason

GI Joe #164 – Review

GI Joe #164 – Review

I go old school, and read a comic that has the look and feel of the 80’s cartoon that a lot of us geeks grew up with. So, how was my excursion?

 James Helsby

Bad idea of the day: Bieber movie director landing GI Joe 2

Bad idea of the day: Bieber movie director landing GI Joe 2

Nothing says hardcore action movie, like Justin Bieber. I associate those two things together like Milk and Honey, or Fish and Chips, or Draino and Fruit Loops. I remember back when I was a child, watching Rambo for the first time (this was the 80’s.) And thinking to myself, ‘You know what? I think this […]

 Ryan Thomason

Big Changes for GI JOE at IDW Publishing

Big Changes for GI JOE at IDW Publishing

The times are a changin for the comic book world of GI Joe and Cobra, IDW gave WatchPlayRead a front seat on the happenings, and now we can finally tell you what is going down.

 Ryan Thomason

Wow, They Killed Him. They Really did it.

Wow, They Killed Him. They Really did it.

If you don’t want to know who was killed in the latest GI Joe: Cobra #12 comic that drops today, I highly suggest you don’t read this post until you read the comic. If not. Hold onto your seats, because I couldn’t believe it until I saw it. IDW even gave me the graphic of […]