Captain America #287 [Direct Edition]
(November 1983)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Michael Carlin (Assistant Editor); Mark Gruenwald (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Zeck
Inks:
John Beatty
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Deathlok [Luther Manning]
Reprints:

A Cracker Jack Story (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Scottie; Cracker Jack / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Future Shock! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
Mike Zeck
Inks:
John Beatty
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Diana Albers

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; GUESTS: Deathlok [Luther Manning]; Luther Manning Clone (death; merges with Deathlok); Nomad [Jack Monroe]; Godwulf; Bernie Rosenthal; Mr. Rosenthal; Mrs. Rosenthal; Jeannie [Nancy] Rosenthal; VILLAINS: Brand Corporation; Sister Pleasure [Introduction; Scarlet]; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]
Synopsis:
Cap and Luther battle Deathlok but the tables are turned as Luther touches the cyborg and gives him back his memories of being human. Escaping from the Brand Corporation, Cap and Deathlok are pulled into the future by Godwulf.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bernie's sister's name changes from Jeannie to Nancy between this issue to next. Pages 1 and 15-17 are not reprinted in the Captain America: Deathlok Lives reprint.

Solar Fox (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Solar Fox / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Bullpen Bulletins [November 1983] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Mighty Marvel Checklist (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters to the Living Legend (Table of Contents)

Letters to the Living Legend / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Watcher [Uatu]
Synopsis:
Letters from (and replies to) Mike Kanterovich, Rod Fautenberry, Christopher Jefferson and Patrick Miano, also includes the question of the month, a special announcements section on who sent in answers to the question of how the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe character data could be used in role-playing games and hype for the next issue and a small promo for The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe using an illustration of the Watcher.

Star Frontiers (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Star Frontiers; TSR Hobbies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. A Cracker Jack Story
    Scottie; Cracker Jack
  3. 2. Future Shock!
    Captain America
  4. 3. Solar Fox
    Solar Fox
  5. 4. Bullpen Bulletins [November 1983]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. The Mighty Marvel Checklist
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  7. 6. Letters to the Living Legend
    Letters to the Living Legend
  8. 7. Star Frontiers
    Star Frontiers; TSR Hobbies
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