Captain America #8 [Direct Edition]
(August 1998)

Marvel, 1998 Series
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Volume
3
Price
1.99 USD; 2.80 CAD
Pages
38
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1998-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606044559 00811
Editing
Matt Idelson (editor); Paul Tutrone (assistant editor); Bob Harras (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

This issue has a gatefold cover that is included in the page count.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Live Kree or Die! 2 of 4 (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Jesse Delperdang (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Dylon-Cir
Reprints

Captain America (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Idelson
Pencils
Ron Garney; Andy Kubert; George Pérez; Dale Eaglesham
Inks
Bob Wiacek; Jesse Delperdang; Al Vey; Scott Koblish
Colors
Joe Rosas; Jason Wright; Digital Chameleon (separations); Tom Smith
Letters
Comicraft; John Marasigan; typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Warbird [Carol Danvers]; Lunatic Legion [Galen Kor]; Councilman Andrew Bolt

Indexer Notes

Profiles of the main characters in the story.

Previously... in Captain America (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Idelson
Pencils
Andy Kubert; Sean Chen
Inks
Jesse Delperdang; Eric Cannon; Sean Parsons
Colors
Jason Wright; Digital Chameleon (separations); Steve Oliff
Letters
Comicraft; John Marasigan; typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Sn'Tlo [Skrull]; Warbird [Carol Danvers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]

Indexer Notes

Recap of story to date.

Ads (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 9 pages (report information)

Live Kree or Die! Chapter Two: Stuck in the Middle (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Andy Kubert
Inks
Jesse Delperdang
Colors
Jason Wright; Digital Chameleon (separations)
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Warbird [Carol Danvers]; Councilman Andrew Bolt; General Ulysses Chapman; Augie (introduction); Barry (a Larry King like talk show host); VILLAINS: Lunatic Legion [Kona Lor; Bron Char; Dylon-Cir; Ciry (introduction)]; Nightmare (behind the scenes); Kree
Reprints
Keywords
Cape Canaveral; Captain America's Triangular Shield

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Iron Man (Marvel, 1998 series) #7 and continues in Quicksilver (Marvel, 1997 series) #10.

Get the Credit Card with Power (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Spider-Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; ?
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; typeset

Indexer Notes

Stan Lee answers letters from readers - Jason B. Greene, Mac McGilbray and Josh Greer. Miscellaneous Marvel tidbits. Checklist for Marvel comics shipping June 24, 1998.

Subscribe Today! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Thor / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

American Graffiti / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Idelson; Paul Tutrone
Letters
Comicraft; typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers Rick Austin, Elliot Guerra and Kevin Forck.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Live Kree or Die! 2 of 4
    Captain America
  2. 1. Captain America
    Captain America
  3. 2. Previously... in Captain America
    Captain America
  4. 3. Ads
  5. 4. Live Kree or Die! Chapter Two: Stuck in the Middle
    Captain America
  6. 5. Get the Credit Card with Power
    Spider-Man
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  8. 7. Subscribe Today!
    Thor
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    American Graffiti
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