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Battle Action Force

October 26th, 1985
(Wave 2 #547)

Comic Information
Country: England
Publisher: IPC Magazines LTD
Release: Weekly
Duration: Wave 2 Cobra Era -- 96 Issues

Additional Non Action Force Stories: Johnny Red, The Nightmare, Charley's War & H.M.S. Nightshade (front cover)
Notes of Interest:
Data Files: Copperhead and Water Moccasin
Weapons File: Britians McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

The origin of Storm Shadows is continued.

From the collection of Josh Eggebeen

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Storm Shadow
The Scrap Yard
Story #1
Story Title: Storm Shadow
Creative Team: Writer: J. Nicholas, Artist: Vanyo, Letterer: N. Eaton
Summary: Storm Shadow is trapped in the state room in a luxury yacht of his first ninja assignment. He started a fire in order to kill Lee Kurazah, who is also trapped in the room. Kurazah is firing his gun at him, one of the bullets hits the door knob freeing him from the room. As he escapes he closes the door. Outside the door is the rest of the crew who Storm shadow attacks and defeats. But Kurazah won't die or give up, he escapes from the room and shoots Storm Shadow in the head, but hte bullet just grazes him knocking him out. Kurazah tries to jump aboard a rescue boat. Storm Shadow escapes, throws a boat hook that kills Kurazah and the boat explodes. Later, two men are waiting for Storm Shadow to give him his payment. Storm Shadow arrives gets his payment and a new assignment to kill The Grand Master of the Ninja.
Major Players:
Action Force:
GI Joe:
Cobra: Storm Shadow (Azaki Suromo)
Red Shadows:
Others: Lee Kazarah

Story #2
Story Title: The Scrap Yard
Creative Team: Writer:G. Day , Artist: G. Campion , Letterer: P. Knight
Summary: Roadblock, using the ampifious APC, is chasing Scrap Iron across a lake in Central Africa. Hiding in the reeds, Scrap Iron fires his missile and destroys the APC. A Cobra helicopter comes in to rescue Scrap Iron. Roadblock using his .50 calibur gun shoots down the helicopter which crashes with Scrap Iron still hanging from the hoist. Much later, Roadblock is eating a meal in Paris, when he sees a news flash about a missile explosion in Japan. After al of his chasing, Scrap Iron did survive.
Major Players:
Action Force:
GI Joe: Roadblock
Cobra: Scrap Iron
Red Shadows:

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