Action Force #37 was released on 8th November 1987.

Original material


Cobra Commander arrives at the London headquarters of M.A.R.S. and rants to Destro about Flint's attack.[1] Destro states he blames both Flint and Cobra Commander and demands the balance be redressed. Storm Shadow leaves the building on a glider

An hour later Scarlett meets Trent, replacing Flint who is visiting Lady Jaye in hospital, in Trafalgar Square. Scarlett is accompanied by two bodyguards after Cobra tried to kidnap her in New York.[2] Suddenly Storm Shadow swoops down and attacks, demanding to know where Flint is. Scarlett responds that Flint isn't there and will she do instead? As Storm Shadow hits her Trent pulls a gun but the ninja overcomes him. Storm Shadow and Cobra Troopers load Scarlett onto a van and leave.

An hour later Cobra Commander tells Destro that although Flint wasn't there another agent was captured. He and Destro depart for a flight to the Balkans, expecting consequences In Trafalgar Square one of the bodyguards removes his raincoat and mask to reveal himself as Snake-Eyes!

Featured characters

Action Force Cobra

Featured Vehicles & Equipment



Items of note

  • This story serves as a prelude to the reprint of "Silent Interlude", tying it into the Action Force continuity.
  • Snake-Eyes wears his face mask over his ninja mask.

Reprinted material

  • Twelve pages of "Silent Interlude" from G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #21.
  • Four pages of "Ambush" from G.I. Joe: Special Missions #8.


Items of note

  • None of the regular or semi-regular features appear in this issue, with 21/24 pages given over to comic strips.
  • With this issue the US and Canadian prices shifted. The US price went from $1.25 to $1.30 and the Canadian price from $1.75 to $1.70.


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.