With its ability to enhance the growth of vegetation, Ferti-Gel may well be the solution to world hunger - it could make famine a thing of the past. But there are some who thrive on the hunger of others, factions who seek profit in every solution. And, fortunately, there are also those who would stand against such evil. Ballistic, Black Dragon, Freight, Harpoon, Mayday, Metalhead, Quick Stryke, Sgt. Savage and Lt. Stone - separately they are unique individuals with superior physical skills, intelligence and the finest military training. Together, they are the vanguard against whatever forces may threaten freedom in the world of the 21st century! Together, they are GI JOE.