As COBRA unleashes its deadliest plot yet, the G.I. JOE Team is counting on you and your hand-picked team of heroes to lead the counterattack. Every mission is critical and so is every G.I. JOE character. Picking up where the Paramount Pictures live action film leaves off, G.I. JOE The Rise of Cobra is an accessible third person action-arcade shooter that allows players to recreate and relive the greatest moments from the film, cartoon series and action toy line.
The G.I. JOE Brand
Hasbro’s G.I. JOE brand revolutionized the toy industry more than 40 years ago and has since become a pop culture icon and global entertainment franchise. First introduced in 1982, the G.I. JOE vs. COBRA saga captivated millions of kids with compelling characters and legendary battles that have been told through Hasbro’s toy line, animated television series, best-selling comic book franchise and the upcoming feature film from Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment, in association with Hasbro, G.I. JOE: THE RISE OF COBRA, releasing on August 7, 2009.
Key Features Specific to Nintendo DS Version
• Unique top-down arcade shooter, built from the ground up specifically for the Nintendo DS
• Choose from six G.I. JOE characters and five COBRA characters
• More than 20 missions across four environments, plus playable vehicles
• Create your own G.I. JOE vs. COBRA battles with up to 4 players (via wireless play)