G.I. Joe: Hearts & Minds
G.I. Joe: Hearts & Minds is a 2010 comic miniseries released by IDW Publishing. Each issue contains two character spotlight stories, one about a member of G.I. Joe and one about a member of Cobra.
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The featured Cobras are Major Bludd, who commits horrific acts in order to provide for his family; Firefly, who exploits both mechanical and human flaws in his sabotage missions; the Interrogator, who attempts to extract information from a captured soldier; Dr. Mindbender, who rejects the concepts of right and wrong in his pursuit of scientific truth; and four Cobra troopers, who explain the reasons why they joined the criminal organization.
The featured Joes are Spirit, who reveals that his tracking prowess is the product of a medical condition; Tripwire, who reflects on a lost love while defusing a bomb; Deep Six, who is constantly imagining the many ways he could die underwater; Doc, who experiences triumphs and tragedies throughout his medical career; and Blowtorch, who defends the use of fire-based weaponry in modern warfare.
The series is written by Max Brooks. The Cobra stories feature art by Howard Chaykin and colors by Aburtov, while the G.I. Joe stories feature art by Antonio Fuso; Fuso's art is colored by Lovern Kindzierski in the first 2 issues and by Filippo Flores in the final 3.
- G.I. Joe: Hearts & Minds Hardcover (November 23, 2010) ISBN 1600107761 / ISBN 978-1600107764
- Contains issues #1–5 with a foreword by Brooks.
- No bonus material.
- Contains issues #1–5.
- Bonus material unknown.
- G.I. Joe: The IDW Collection Volume Three (December 11, 2013) ISBN 1613777930 / ISBN 978-1613777930