Media Release — This March, Marvel celebrates the historic 70th anniversary of an American icon, Captain America! Celebrate this milestone for the Sentinel of Liberty all month long with top-notch stories from Marvel’s top creators! Kicking off the anniversary month is Captain America And Falcon #1, the first of five great one-shots starring Captain America and featuring Falcon, Crossbones, the Secret Avengers, Peggy Carter and Batroc! Not only will each of these pivotal stories feature Captain America and those who have made him the man he is today, but they’re loaded with excellent bonus content! Fans also can’t miss out on the limited edition print of all of these five one-shot covers connecting by red-hot artist Greg Tocchini.
Then, for fans who aren’t up to speed on Ed Brubaker’s critically acclaimed epic run on Captain America, find out where the future of Captain America is headed in a special Marvel Point One issue – Captain America #615.1 – great for new readers! Steve Rogers makes a decision on who will be the new Captain America that no fan can miss!
Once you’re all caught up, you’ll be all ready for the supersized anniversary issue, Captain America #616, from the megastar creative team of Ed Brubaker, Howard Chaykin, Butch Guice and so many more! And that’s not all because all month long because no Captain America fan can miss out on special 70th Anniversary Variants featuring Captain America throughout the ages alongside Marvel’s greatest heroes by some of Marvel’s top artists! For 70 years, Captain America has fought for truth, justice and the American Way, and Marvel can think of no better way to pay homage to this iconic hero!
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND FALCON #1 (JAN110704)
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND FALCON #1 GATEFOLD VARIANT (JAN110705)
Written by ROB WILLIAMS
Penciled by REBEKAH A. ISAACS
Cover by GREG TOCCHINI
Gatefold Cover by GREG TOCCHINI
Rated T+ …$3.99
FOC – 2/7/11, On Sale – 3/2/11
CAPTAIN AMERICA #615.1 (JAN110702)
Written by ED BRUBAKER
Penciled by MITCH BREITWEISER
Cover by DANIEL ACUNA
Rated T+ …$2.99
FOC – 2/14/11, On Sale – 3/9/11
CAPTAIN AMERICA #616 (JAN110703)
Written by ED BRUBAKER, HOWARD CHAYKIN, MIKE BENSON, FRANK TIERI, KYLE HIGGINS, ALEC SIEGEL & MORE!
Penciled by MUTCH GUICE, HOWARD CHAYKIN, PAUL GRIST & MORE!
Cover by TRAVIS CHAREST
Rated T+ …$4.99
FOC – 2/28, On Sale – 3/23/11