Snake-Eyes is sent a message about who killed the Hard Master. He finds Storm Shadow and gives him the news that it was Zartan. Rip Cord has infiltrated Cobra Island and is trying to find his girlfriend, Candy. Zartan and Rip Cord fight with Zartan coming out the winner and taking on Rip Cord's identity. Snake-Eyes and Storm Shadow arrive on Cobra Island.
First Appearance of Alpine, Quick Kick
Hard Master's killer is revealed to be Zartan.
Snake-Eyes and Storm Shadow fight together for the first time against Cobra.
Hawk gets promoted to Brigadier General and commander in chief of the GI Joe team.
General Austin retires