Captain America #262 [Newsstand Edition]
(October 1981)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1981
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode:
0714860245310
Editing:
Jim Salicrup; Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief); Bob Budiansky (Assistant)
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

He's Twice As Big! and Twice as Much Trouble! He's the Power-Mad Ameridroid! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Zeck (signed)
Inks:
John Beatty (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Ameridroid
Reprints:

Death of a Legend? (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
Mike Zeck
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin [as Quickdraw Studios]; ? [as Quickdraw Studios]
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak (pages 1-9); Rick Parker (pages 10-21)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; VILLAINS: Nihilist Order; Nomad [Eddie Ferbel] (death); Red Skull; Ameridroid; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Thor; Falcon; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Whizzer; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Namor, the Sub-Mariner
Synopsis:
As Cap is participating in publicity appearances for the upcoming movie about his life, he is constantly plagued by the Nihilist Front and "saved" by the mysterious Nomad. During a Captain America Day parade, Cap is attacked by the Nihilist Front and the giant Ameridroid who kills Nomad and captures Cap. When Cap awakens, he discovers that he is going to be starring in a very different movie...The Death of Captain America courtesy of the Red Skull.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Douglas Cline, Jim Scribner, Michael Moscoso, Karen Morchy, Mike Deeds. Also includes list of winners for the Mighty Marvel Win-Yourself-Some-Big-Bucks Contest.

The Hulk vs. The Phoomie Goonies (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Hulk; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. He's Twice As Big! and Twice as Much Trouble! He's the Power-Mad Ameridroid!
    Captain America
  2. 1. Death of a Legend?
    Captain America
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Living Legend
  4. 3. The Hulk vs. The Phoomie Goonies
    Hulk; Hostess
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