• 9B

    The Power of Packaging: 1982 9-Back

    Here’s the earliest Real American Hero cardback, featuring just nine figures in the cross-sell art. It’s amazing to look back on something like this, and imagine a kid in 1982

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  • doc

    25th Anniversary Doc

    By KansasBrawler Doc is a tough figure for me. Like a lot of the 25th Anniversary product, he looks a bit dated. However, I went through the work to snag

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  • lcv

    Toy Fair LCV

    Look out, it’s the LCV! I wonder if buyers at Toy Fair asked–what the hell is this!? Proof that the GI Joe design team could do whatever they wanted after

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  • FAT

    Enemy Fast Attack Tank (Geewunner.com)

    Is there a more iconic Cobra vehicle than the HISS? This early villainous ride hasn’t been ecplised as far as I’m concerned. While there have been multiple re-imaginings of it,

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  • KZ

    Zartan (2014 Kre-O)

    Hey kids, it’s another Kre-O minifigure. I can’t resist, they’re so darn photogenic. Besides, can you really complain about about an homage to ’84 Zartan? Especially one that carries an

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  • ad

    Hot Toys Sold Only at Toys R Us

    Quick, everybody! Look! Get to Toys R Us! Oh wait, this is an old ad. Check out the name references here. I have to wonder whether the copy writer didn’t

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  • 2015Joes

    GI Joe 2015 Product Reveals

    Hasbro attended the GI Joe Collectors Club Convention this year, and today revealed product to be released later in 2015. It looks to be a thematic continuation of what began

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  • New-Look

    A New Look for JAD!

    It’s been a while since I’ve refreshed things around here, and I thought I’d do a little WordPress spring cleaning/organizing. I’m still in the process of getting things laid out

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  • TTD_iTunes_Logo

    Goodbye Flag Points, Hello Toy Department

    I’ve been fortunate enough for the past two years to be a regular part of the Flag Points podcast. Unfortunately, it came to an end last week with the release

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  • JAD_SHIRT_AD

    Joe A Day T-Shirts

    It’s been a few months in the making, and now the Joe A Day T-Shirts are here! If you’d like to wear a little bit of the blog on your

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