Only in comics: Street Fighter meets … G.I. Joe?

Weird names, strange costumes, paramilitary organizations and your childhood — you wouldn’t necessarily put G.I. Joe and Street Fighter together for a crossover, but that’s exactly what IDW will be doing next week.

Street Fighter X G.I. Joe is a six-issue miniseries, the first issue of which will hit shelves on Wednesday, Feb. 24. Written by Aubrey Sitterson (Hulk, Superman) and drawn by Emilio Laiso (Hack/Slash: Son of Samhain), here’s the story that could bring these two bombastic franchises together for a single tale:

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…

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