(May 1992)

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Volume:
1
Price:
2.25 USD; 2.70 CAD; 1.10 GBP
Pages:
88
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Ralph Macchio; Pat Garrahy (Assistant Editor); Tom DeFalco (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

Issue Notes

Double Gatefold cover.
Flip-book with a reprint of Avengers #4 on the opposite side.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Operation: Galactic Storm Part 15 (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rik Levins (signed)
Inks:
Dan Panosian (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Red Skull; Crossbones; Viper; Cobra; Flag Smasher; Batroc

[Captain America Comics #1 cover] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joe Simon (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Bucky Barnes; Adolf Hitler
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[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Jim Steranko; Marie Severin; John Romita; Gil Kane; Ron Wilson; Frank Miller
Inks:
Syd Shores; Jim Steranko; Frank Giacoia; John Romita; Mike Esposito; Dan Green; Bob McLeod
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Black Panther; Iron Man; Giant-Man; Thor; Agent 13; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Bucky [Rick Jones]; HYDRA; Madame Hydra; Alchemoid; MODOK; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Red Skull; Constrictor; Punisher
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Indexer Notes

Inside gatefold cover.

Murder By Decree! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils:
Rik Levins
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Avengers [Iron Man; Hercules; Crystal; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Sersi]; Kree; Supreme Intelligence; Red Skull (Illusion); Crossbones (Illusion); Viper (Illusion); Cobra (Illusion); Flag Smasher (Illusion); Batroc (Illusion)
Synopsis:
The Avengers flee the Kree homeworld but are forced to leave Cap behind. Cap is brought before the Supreme Intelligence who forces him to fight six of his greatest foes. The Kree leader wants Cap dead so he can absorb his essence but Cap has other ideas.
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Indexer Notes

Part 15 of Operation: Galactic Storm.
Continued from Thor #446. Continued in Quasar #34.
For a complete Operation Galactic Storm checklist, please see Part 1 of the series in Captain America #398.

Out in the Cold (Table of Contents)

Falcon; U.S.Agent / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils:
Larry Alexander
Inks:
Kathryn Bolinger
Colors:
Marie Javins
Letters:
Steve Dutro

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Falcon; U.S.Agent; D-Man; Avengers [Wonder Man; Mockingbird; Wasp; Hank Pym; She-Hulk; Spider-Woman [Julia Carpenter]]; Flag-Smasher; ULTIMATUM; Peggy Carter (on monitor)
Synopsis:
When the Flag Smasher captures D-Man, he sends a challenge to Captain America to come and rescue his friend. With Cap off planet, Falcon and U.S.Agent answer the call.

Crossing Back (Table of Contents)

Diamondback / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils:
Rik Levins
Inks:
Dan Panosian
Colors:
Gina Going
Letters:
Steve Dutro

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Diamondback (Origin); Mrs. Leighton (Diamondback's mother, Introduction, Flashback); Willy Leighton (Diamondback's brother, Introduction, Death, Flashback); Ricky Leighton (Diamondback's brother, Introduction, Death, Flashback); Danny Leighton [Cutthroat] (Diamondback's brother, flashback); Crossbones (Origin); Savage Crims (Introduction, Flashback)
Synopsis:
In hour twenty-five of her captivity, Diamondback gets a chance to kill the sleeping Crossbones but, even as she reflects on the way he wrecked her life and her family in the past, she realizes that she can't do it.

American Graffiti (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Lysle Kapp, Dolores Banks, Stefan Schultheiss and Howard W. Stangroom.

Captain America Joins... the Avengers! (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos (uncredited)
Colors:
Mike Rockwitz (recoloring)
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America (Joins); Iron Man; Thor; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp]; Rick Jones; Teen Brigade; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Atlanteans; An Alien; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes] (flashback); Hulk (flashback)
Synopsis:
Namor, disgusted by the human race, attacks a group of eskimos and throws their god, an image frozen in ice, into the sea; When the ice melts, the figure trapped within turns out to be Captain America who has been in suspended animation since the end of World War II; The Avengers rescue Cap but as they return him to New York, a mysterious figure turns our heroes to stone; Cap meets Rick Jones, the Hulk's buddy and a dead ringer for his old partner Bucky Barnes, and they enlist the help of the Teen Brigade in trying to find the man responsible for the Avengers' plight; When they do track him down, the man actually turns out to be an alien and he agrees to restore the Avengers to humanity if they agree to help him recover his broken space ship in return; The Avengers pull the ship from the ocean floor but are immediately attacked by Namor and his people; Cap and the Avengers battle the Atlanteans but it is the restored spaceship blasting off that ultimately drives off Namor and his men; Cap joins the team.
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[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne; Mike Zeck; Ron Lim
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein; John Beatty; Paul Neary; Klaus Janson; Danny Bulanadi; Jim Lee
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Dragon Man; Baron Blood; Union Jack; Deathlok; Red Skull; Crossbones
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Indexer Notes

Inside gatefold back cover.

[Tales of Suspense #58 cover] (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Iron Man
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[Captain America Lives Again! [Avengers #4 cover]] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America; Iron Man; Thor; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner
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Indexer Notes

Flip book cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Operation: Galactic Storm Part 15
    Captain America
  2. 1. [Captain America Comics #1 cover]
    Captain America
  3. 2. [Cover Gallery]
    Captain America
  4. 3. Murder By Decree!
    Captain America
  5. 4. Out in the Cold
    Falcon; U.S.Agent
  6. 5. Crossing Back
    Diamondback
  7. 6. American Graffiti
  8. 7. Captain America Joins... the Avengers!
    Avengers
  9. 8. [Cover Gallery]
    Captain America
  10. 9. [Tales of Suspense #58 cover]
    Iron Man
  11. 10. [Captain America Lives Again! [Avengers #4 cover]]
    Avengers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jenny R McGinnis
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mark Gordon
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Max Capp