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G. I . J OE: A REAL AMERI CAN HERO #196 In Sierra Gordo, former G.I. Joe member Robert Graves (A.K.A. Grunt) is taken prisoner by insurgent rebels, along with the nation's President, the American ambassador and a marine. As G.I. Joe makes their way through the country, a devious trap is sprung: each G.I. Joe team is captured by the rebels… who are revealed to be amalgams of Blue Ninja cyborgs and Battle Android Troopers. This new threat is part Cobra Commander's plan to get rid of G.I. Joe once and for all!
WRITER: LaRRy Hama
aRTIST: S L gaLLanT InkS: bRIan SHEaRER COLORS: J. bROWn
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Art by S L Gallant and Brian Shearer Colors by J. Brown
Sketch by Larry Hama Art by Brian Shearer
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Cover RE VA Comicon/Painted Visions/ Greater Atlanta Comic Cons Art by S L Gallant Colors by J Brown
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THE ROAD TO #200 CONTINUES! As the COBRA connection in the turmoil in Sierra Gordo deepens, G.I. JOE begins to unravel the true nature of th...