IDW Announces Street Fighter And GI Joe Crossover Limited Series

Even though they're a ruthless terrorist organization determined to rule the world, the villains of Cobra sometimes find it within them to share their dreams of global conquest with other like-minded individuals. In IDW Publishing's recently announced "Street Fight X G.I. Joe" miniseries, Destro and the forces of Cobra will get cozy with the villains from the "Street Fighter" franchise.

As revealed by ComicBook.com, Cobra will join up with Bison and Shadaloo, forming an "unholy alliance" that will only be stopped by the combined skill and strategies of G.I. Joe and the World Warriors.

The crossover series, which will pit Street Fighter against G.I. Joe in a secret tournament, comes from writer Aubrey Sitterson and artist Emilio Laiso and will feature a heavy-hitting roster of iconic characters (Ryu, Snake Eyes, Guile, Scarlett, Chun-Li and Duke, to name a few). IDW Publishing's miniseries event kicks off in February 2016.

Street Fighter X G.I. JOE #1 (of 6)Aubrey Sitterson (writer) • Emilio Laiso (artist)

​​​​​​On a hidden island in international waters, 16 combatants enter a secret tournament... one that pits Street Fighter vs. G.I. JOE! M. Bison and Destro have joined forces, and taking them down will require the world's finest warriors: Ryu, Snake Eyes, Guile, Scarlett, Chun-Li and Duke. New challengers Aubrey Sitterson(Hulk, Superman, Tech Jacket, Worth) and Emilio Laiso (Hack/Slash: Son of Samhain) bring the visceral combat of the world's most popular fighting game series and the real world military action of America's fighting elite together for the first time!

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