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Review: GI Joe EXTREME

So, I decided to try giving EXTREME another chance. These are SO not “My Joes”. I stand by what I said about the animation style way back. {¬†https://astheworldgoesmad.wordpress.com/2014/09/28/g-i-joe-extreme/ } And the rather blatant rip-offs of other properties. That said, so … Continue reading

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Hawk Obsession

I once said I there wasn’t a version of Hasbro’s GI Joe HAWK that I didn’t like. Turns out, I may have bent the truth there. There really ARE versions of Clayton “Hawk” Abernathy I am not overly fond of. … Continue reading

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Review: Valor vs Venom

So it arrived today, and the Kidling and I watched it during supper. The music is good. The story, while being very, very sci-fi/fantasy (what else would be new, and it isn’t always a bad thing) it is consistent and … Continue reading

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GI Joe Review: SPY TROOPS

The best thing about getting my tax refund is being able to treat myself and the Kidling. This year, that meant some GI Joe videos. So, for the first time, I got to see SPY TROOPS. Like the music, for … Continue reading

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Review: GI Joe Rise of Cobra

So, to have them in the family Joe collection, I picked up Rise of Cobra and Retaliation this morning. When I got home, daughter and I popped RoC into the VCR to watch it completely for the first time. Keep … Continue reading

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G.I. Joe: Sigma 6

I couldn’t do it. After two and a half episodes, I just couldn’t deal with this 2005 incarnation of GI Joe, offered by GONZO studios (Japan) to go with Hasbro’s toy line of the same. Part of it was the … Continue reading

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I Tried

I did. I tried really hard to watch season 3 of GI Joe, which was when DiC took over. I couldn’t do it. The original animated series was put out by Sunbow. They had some good writers, great animators, and … Continue reading

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They Keep Stealing My Childhood!~

Okay, it isn’t as bad as all that, maybe. But it seems there are shows I fondly recall from my younger years that get ‘reboots’… and some of those reboots suck! GI JOE REAL AMERICAN HERO: the first two seasons, … Continue reading

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