G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #289

Writer: Larry Hama Artist: Kewber Baal Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: February 23, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
6.4Critic Rating
6.5User Rating

One is a former Cobra-operative-turned-Joe after being implanted with the memories and skills of the original Snake Eyes. The other is a former victim of child trafficking, who is possessed of a unique set of strategic and war fighting skills... and who has become the Joes' deadliest secret weapon. Together, they are an awesomely dangerous force to be reckoned with. This month, Living Legend Larry Hama and explosive artist Casey Maloney (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, G.I. Joe, The Last Fall), shine the bright lights on two of G.I. Joes' most shadowy operatives in... SPOTLIGHT: DAWN MORENO & AGENT HELIX!
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  • 8.3
    Comic Watch - Jimmy Hayes Feb 22, 2022

    A change of pace adventure that's exciting as it turns the focus on Agent Helix and Snake-Eyes as they take the battle to the organization that's supplying Cobra with some pretty important stuff. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Lyles Movie Files - Jeffrey Lyles Feb 23, 2022

    This wasnt the strongest showcase installment, but it lays a solid foundation for what could be a fun arc. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Razorfine - Alan Rapp Mar 2, 2022

    I'm not wild about the art from Casey Maloney. Also, the comic is also mostly set-up, including a lame running gag about the two women making a local cop look like a chump, before finally our protagonists pit their skills against the new androids who prove to be more than capable while also be able to hide in plain sight (which Cobra plans to take advantage of by staffing the B.A.T.s throughout its casinos. The action is fine, once the comic finally gets around to it, but I was hoping for more finally seeing these two pair up. Read Full Review

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