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Home Episode Summaries Season 1 Flint's Vacation - Notes

Credits: written by Beth Bornstein

Production Number: 600-44

Original Airdate: November 13, 1985

Flint goes to visit his relatives who lived in a “planned community” by the sea - only to discover that the community was planned by Cobra and that the residents are victims of the terrorist group’s mind control device. By night, the innocent citizens become an army of slave laborers, forced to construct a secret underwater base for Cobra.

G.I.Joe: Breaker, Footloose, Flint, Lady Jaye, Ace, Deep Six, Shipwreck, Quick Kick*, Cutter, Tripwire, Bazooka, Airtight* Cobra: Cobra Commander, Destro, the Baroness, Major Bludd, Cobra agents, Zartan, Ripper, Torch, Buzzer
G.I.Joe: WHALE, Skystriker, AWE Striker Cobra: FANG, Water Moccasin
* indicates the character was silent during the episode

According to the name on the mail box, the last name for Flint's cousin is "Harris."

A parallel to The Transformers: The Movie occurs when the WHALE jumps up to avoid Cobra's torpedoes (left image), a move that is similar to Kup and Hot Rod's while they are pursued by Galvatron (right image). Click here to read about another parallel between The Transformers: The Movie and G.I.Joe that occurred in the episode "Bazooka Saw a Sea Serpent."

Zartan (via radio): Security spotted Flint in a race car.
Buzzer: I got ‘im! This is Buzzer. I’m gonna cut Flint off. I’m ‘eading east on Ocean Boulevard. Ripper, ‘ead north on Cliffside.
Ripper: I’m on my way!
Buzzer: Torch, go west on Shoreline Drive.
Torch: Gotcha, mate!
Flint: So far, so good. Uh-oh.
Time: 60 seconds


Breaker: You got the dartboard?
Bazooka: Oh, no!
Breaker: What’s wrong?
Bazooka: Forgot the darts.
Time: 12 seconds


Since oxygen is needed to fuel a fire, you should stop, drop and roll on the ground if you clothes catch on fire. You can also wrap a blanket around the person to smother the flames while rolling on the ground.
Same as above


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