Captain America #261 [Newsstand]
(September 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
0714860245309
Editing
Bob Budiansky (assistant editor); Jim Salicrup (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) #261 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


Together Again For the 1st Time! Captain America and the Man Called Nomad! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Zeck (signed)
Inks
Mike Zeck (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Nomad [Eddie Farbel]
Reprints

Celluloid Heroes! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Mike Zeck
Inks
Frank McLaughlin (pages 1, 22-23, 31) [as Quickdraw Studios]; Vinnie Colletta (pages 15-19) [as Quickdraw Studios]; Chic Stone ? (pages 24-27) [as Quickdraw Studios]; Al Milgrom ? (pages 28-30) [as Quickdraw Studios]
Colors
Don Warfield; Christie Scheele
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Falcon; Beast; Vision; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Red Skull; Ameridroid; Nomad (Introduction) [Eddie Farbel]; Nihilist Order (Introduction); CAMEO FLASHBACK: Golden Archer [Clint Barton; Hawkeye]; Cobra; Eel [Leopold Stryke]; Bucky Barnes; Thor
Synopsis
Cap makes his way to California to oversee the making of a movie about his life. He is attacked at the airport by the Nihilist Front and is "rescued" by the new media darling, Nomad. With Cap looking a little outdated and Nomad looking like the hero of the future, the mysterious "Leader" and the Ameridroid watch their plans unfold.
Reprints

The Human Torch in Hot-Tempered Triumph! (Table of Contents: 2)

Human Torch; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Together Again For the 1st Time! Captain America and the Man Called Nomad!
    Captain America
  2. 1. Celluloid Heroes!
    Captain America
  3. 2. The Human Torch in Hot-Tempered Triumph!
    Human Torch; Hostess
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