I think a lot of the 8" G.I. Joe Fans have over looked a great Story Line Comic for Kung-Fu-Grip that Hasbro has posted up when they Updated GI Joe.com. This outlines the new Kung-Fu-Grip and gives us a Sneak Peek at possible designs of the upcoming Dark Ninja Master, Samurai Snake Eyes, and Crime Boss Destro!
A Ghost Story:
Long ago, there lived among the Arashikage Clan a man with a black heart and a serpent's tongue. As punishment for his crimes, the dark master was exiled to a cave. There, he discovered Moon's Blood. A mystical stone of great power, providing its possessor the ability to channel the energies of the dead.
So the Dark Master was reborn, bursting from the earth and wielding his Di-Mantium dragon's claw sword. The Moon's Blood Jewel enbedded in it's hilt. Many honorable men fell that day.
But through he could not be defeated, the Dark master could be contained. A wise elder took an enchanted Urn from within the temple and saying an Ancient Incantation captured the Dark Master's spirit. But the Dark Master's story did not end there. The binding spell lasts but one hundred years.
Thus, once a Century, every member of the Arashikage Clan must return to the Temple and take part in the Ritual Re-Sealing of the URN. They must set aside their differences in order to stop the Dark Master from Escaping and Destroying them all.................
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