Media Release — The future of Captain America hangs in the balance as Marvel celebrates the Sentinel of Liberty’s 70th anniversary in Captain America #616! No fan can miss this giant-sized celebration featuring a star-studded cast of comics’ greatest creators coming together to tell amazing Captain America stories! Following the shocking conclusion of the Trial of Captain America, Eisner Award-winner Ed Brubaker teams up with superstar artists Mike Deodato, Ed McGuinness and Travis Charest to send the Sentinel of Liberty in a shocking new direction. With Bucky in a Russian jail after being taken prisoner for his actions as the Winter Soldier, Steve Rogers must race to uncover the international conspiracy to set his ex-partner free. Daunting decisions need to be made and the choices Steve makes will have dire consequences for them both!
Join comics legend Howard Chaykin as Captain America foils a nasty Nazi plot in the days before he’s lost in ice. Then see how Marvel’s super soldier grapples with a modern day maniac with genocidal aspirations courtesy of Frank Tieri and Paul Azaceta! Next the fan favorite creative team of Mike Benson and Paul Grist recount Cap’s untold moments in the darkest days of World War II as a vampire?! And when France is under siege from Nazi occupation, Kyle Higgins, Alec Siegel and Pepe Larraz pair Captain America up with the heroic Union Jack! But will their combined might be enough to hold them back in time for Allied forces to arrive? Finally, Cullen Bunn and Jason Latour send Cap to unearth a deep-seated secret right in America’s heartland that has been buried for decades and is definitely not ready to be unearthed!
From the Invaders to the Secret Avengers, the Marvel Universe will be turning out in full to witness Captain America’s boldest leap into action yet this March, only in Captain America #616!
CAPTAIN AMERICA #616 (JAN110703)
Written by ED BRUBAKER, HOWARD CHAYKIN, FRANK TIERI, MIKE BENSON, KYLE HIGGINS, CULLEN BUNN, AND ALEC SIEGEL
Penciled by MIKE DEODATO, ED McGUINNESS, HOWARD CHAYKIN, PAUL AZACETA, PAUL GRIST, JASON LATOUR, PEPE LARRAZ, AND TRAVIS CHAREST
Cover by TRAVIS CHAREST
Rated T+ …$4.99