Billy's assassination attempt fails, and the boy is revealed by Destro to be Cobra Commander's son. Meanwhile, the Joes re-open The Pit, their HQ, and many of the Joes find themselves reassigned to desk jobs.
-We learn that Billy is Cobra Commander's son.
-The remodeled Pit is opened up.
-First appearance: Bongo the bear, who appears in future issues.
-The format of the Joe team is also changed.