Roadblock (Character)

Publisher: IDW Publishing

Created by:  Larry Hama

1st appearance: G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #22, 1984

Real Name: Marvin F. Hinton

Nationality: American

Team Affiliations: G.I. JOE, Star Brigade

Legal Status: Unknown

Height: 6’4              Weight: 240 lbs

Eyes: Brown             Hair: Black

Relatives: Unknown

Skills and abilities: Skilled chef and trained in armed and unarmed combat by the US military.

Powers: He is extremely strong able to wield a Browning M-2 .50 caliber HMG single handedly which weighs almost 150 pounds, and is generally crewed by THREE soldiers in the Army.


He joined the army because an army recruiter convinced him the army could teach him to cook just as well as famed cooking school Escoffier school in France. He eventually transferred to the infantry and became friends with future associates in team G.I Joe.



I'm a Caribbean born Lecturer, Multidisciplinary specialist/Androgogue/Philosophical Pedagogue; with backgrounds in Philosophy, Social Studies and Geography; founder/CEO of World of Black Heroes, freelance writer and all around comic book geek. I enjoy a good book, video games, movies and most of all fatherhood. Written credits include work for where my writing inspired the music compiliation "Kindah" available in multiple languages on Itunes, The Caribbean Journal of Education, The University of the west indies, Comicvine, Independent comics etc.

admin has 2703 posts and counting.See all posts by admin

One thought on “Roadblock (Character)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *