Captain America #262 [British]
(October 1981)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Jim Salicrup (Editor); Bob Budiansky (Assistant 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

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Captain America (Marvel, 1968 series) #262 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


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: 1)

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: 2)

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: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone ?
Inks
Chic Stone ?
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Phoomie Goonies
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
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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