(1990)

Marvel, 1990 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
12.95 USD
Pages:
?
On-sale date:
1990
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
cardstock cover
Binding:
softcover
Publishing Format:
collected edition

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

War and Remembrance (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Mr. Hyde; Baron Blood; Dragon Man; Machinesmith; Baron Strucker; Batroc; Thing robot
Reprints:

By the Dawn's Early Light! (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Roger Stern (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein]
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LF115

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (also in flashback); Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; S.H.I.E.L.D.; Baron Strucker robot (villain, dies); Josh Cooper; Mike Farrel; General Phillips (flashback); Walter Rogers (flashback); Machinesmith (villain)
Synopsis:
Cap heads to S.H.I.E.L.D. looking for info on his true origins and all is revealed as he uncovers his old WWII footlocker which also contains his triangular shield. Baron Strucker tricks Nick Fury and escapes imprisonment but when he goes after Cap and is defeated, it is revealed that he is really a sophisticated robot.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Satan Claw

Indexer Notes

The origin story of #225 is invalidated.

Dragon Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Roger Stern (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein]
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LF139

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; Gaffer; Josh Cooper; Mike Farrel; Bernie Rosenthal; Machinesmith (villain); Dragon Man (villain); Baron Strucker robot (villain)
Synopsis:
After his Strucker robot fails to kill Cap, Machinesmith resurrects the robotic Dragon Man to take on Captain America. Steve meets his new neighbor.
Reprints:

Death, Where Is Thy Sting? (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Roger Stern (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bernie Rosenthal; Josh Cooper; Mike Farrel; Machinesmith (villain, also in flashback as Mr. Fear); Dragon Man (villain); Spider-Man robot (villain); Thing robot (villain); Magneto robot (villain); Air-Walker robot (cameo); Daredevil (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Machinesmith uses his cadre of robots to trick Captain America into ending his miserable existence.
Reprints:

Cap for President! (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern; Don Perlin (plot idea); Roger McKenzie (plot idea); Jim Shooter (input)
Pencils:
John Byrne (breakdowns); Joe Rubinstein [as Joseph Rubinstein] (finished art)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LF191

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (also in flashback as a child); Samuel T. Underwood; Josh Cooper; Bernie Rosenthal; Mike Farrel; Edwin Jarvis; The Avengers [Beast; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Vision; Wasp]; Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; Daredevil; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Strange; J. Jonah Jameson; Joe Robertson
Synopsis:
Captain America turns down the chance to run for president.
Reprints:
Keywords:
election; Election Day; fictional characters for president; politics

Indexer Notes

Shooter, Perlin and McKenzie credits derived from this issue's letters page. Credits for Byrne and Rubinstein state "photography by".

The Mercenary and the Madman (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein]
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LF819

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (also in flashback); Bernie Rosenthal; D. A. Blake Tower; Batroc (villain); Monique (introduction, villain); Mr. Hyde (villain); Namor the Sub-Mariner (flashback); Red Skull (cameo flashback); Falcon (cameo flashback); Sharon Carter (cameo flashback); The Avengers [Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp] (flashback)
Synopsis:
Batroc breaks Mr. Hyde out of prison and Hyde forces him to assist in his plan of holding New York City for ransom using a Roxxon ship as a weapon. Cap intervenes but is bested by the powerful Hyde.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Roxxon

Cold Fire! (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein]
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; D. A. Blake Tower; Batroc (villain); Mr. Hyde (villain); Monique (villain); Scorpion (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Batroc ends up teaming up with Cap in trying to prevent Hyde from turning New York City into a nuclear inferno.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Roxxon

Should Old Acquaintance Be Forgot (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Roger Stern (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Jacqueline Falsworth Crichton [formerly Spitfire]; Lord Falsworth [formerly Union Jack I]; Joey Chapman; Kenneth Crichton (Spitfire's son); Bernie Rosenthal; Edwin Jarvis; Baron Blood (villain); Adolf Hitler (cameo flashback); Master Man (cameo flashback); The Face (cameo flashback); Agent Axis (cameo flashback); Asbestos Lady (cameo flashback); Warrior Woman (cameo flashback); Scarlet Scarab (cameo flashback); Invaders [Captain America; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Bucky Barnes; Union Jack; Spitfire] (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Cap travels to England to reunite with his old Invaders allies when the threat of Baron Blood resurfaces.
Reprints:

Blood on the Moors (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Roger Stern (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein]
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Joe Rosen
Editing:
Jim Salicrup

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Union Jack [Lord Falsworth] (death); Jacqueline Falsworth Crichton [formerly Spitfire]; Kenneth Crichton; Joey Chapman [becomes Union Jack]; Anna Kapplebaum; Bernie Rosenthal; Baron Blood (villain, death); Dracula (flashback); Invaders [Captain America; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Spitfire] (flashback)
Synopsis:
The Falsworth family finally rids themselves of the curse of Baron Blood with a little help from Captain America and a new Union Jack.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Special thanks given to Colin Campbell for his assistance, in the credits.

The Living Legend (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (page 22 only)
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (origin); Ms. Rogers [Cap's mother]; General Phillips; Agent R; Abraham Erskine; Dr. Anderson; Heinz Kruger; Bucky Barnes; Franklin D. Roosevelt; Sgt. Duffy; Red Skull (cameo); Nazis; Adolf Hitler (cameo); Baron Zemo (cameo); Master Man (cameo); Warrior Woman (cameo); Baron Blood (cameo); Invaders [Namor the Sub-Mariner; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Spitfire; Union Jack] (cameo); The Avengers [Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp] (all appearances except for Cap himself are flashbacks)
Synopsis:
Cap relives his origin in minute detail.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

All but page 22 are reproduced from Byrne's pencils.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. War and Remembrance
    Captain America
  2. 1. By the Dawn's Early Light!
    Captain America
  3. 2. Dragon Man!
    Captain America
  4. 3. Death, Where Is Thy Sting?
    Captain America
  5. 4. Cap for President!
    Captain America
  6. 5. The Mercenary and the Madman
    Captain America
  7. 6. Cold Fire!
    Captain America
  8. 7. Should Old Acquaintance Be Forgot
    Captain America
  9. 8. Blood on the Moors
    Captain America
  10. 9. The Living Legend
    Captain America
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