Captain America

Captain America is an American fictional character, a superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Captain America Comics #1 (cover-dated March 1941) from Marvel Comics' 1940s predecessor, Timely Comics, and was created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. As of 2007, an estimated 210 million copies of "Captain America" comic books had been sold in 75 countries. For nearly all of the character's publication history, Captain America has been the alter ego of Steve Rogers, a frail young man who was enhanced to the peak of human perfection by an experimental serum, in order to aid the United States government's imminent efforts in World War II.
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  • The Last Days of the Marvel Universe play out this May

    … Captain America and the Mighty Avengers, Loki: Agent of Asgard, and Magneto are the stage for the Last Days of the Marvel Universe, and the beginning of Secret Wars. The skies fracture. The ground trembles. The end of all they know is coming. Heroes, Gods of Mischief and Masters of Magnetism who have faced annihilation more times than…

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  • Two Captain America Figures are Better than One

    … figures. However, there does not seem to be a civvies Steve Rogers only version. Kotaku East is your slice of Asian internet culture, bringing you the latest talking points from Japan, Korea, China and beyond. Tune in every morning from 4am to 8am. To contact the author of this post, write to cogitoergonihilATgmail.com or find him on Twitter @tnakamura8. …

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  • Marvel: The Avengers Vault hits stores this March

    … and Avengers writer Peter David. The book chronicles the entirety of the group, from their first appearance in the 1960′s right up to their current incarnation in the Marvel U of today. You can expect to see four main selections in the tome, one for each of the core Avengers characters – Hulk, Captain America, Thor, and Iron Man. There’s also set…

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  • Why Marvel's Civil War Movie Shouldn't Be Anything Like The Comic

    … a much more interesting movie then ones I have seen proposed and it would stick much more closely to the comic even with the switch in place. I doubt the Civil War movie is going to focus on superpower registration, whether it be heroes in particular or mutants. Partially because that's a pretty big issue that would overshadow the Captain America-Iron…

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  • Captain America: Civil War to be another Avengers Movie

    … 120 minutes (more or less) movie. Am I right? Following this premise, what differentiates Captain America: Civil War from an Avengers film? The most accurate answer to this question right now is “because neither Thor nor Hulk will be on it” but instead, it will include Falcon (Anthony Mackie), Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Black Panther (Chadwick…

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  • What to Expect from Marvel’s Agent Carter

    …, where she proved herself to be both harness the stereotype of the modern 1940s woman, but also smashed the stereotype that that’s all she was. She’s since cameod in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Agents of SHIELD and got her own one-shot. She’s a prominant and important figure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and the company are well aware…

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  • Avengers NOW! trailer released by Marvel

    … starts deliver can’t miss new ongoing series like Thor, All-New Captain America, Superior Iron Man and more. Find these all-new ongoing series in comic shops, on the Marvel Comics app and on Marvel.com. To find a comic shop near you, visit www.comicshoplocator.com and visit Marvel.com for more info on Avengers NOW! Loose Seinfeld references aside…

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  • Massive Jack ‘King’ Kirby collected edition on the way from Marvel

    … Marvel Comics is preparing a “definitive” collection of some of the King’s best work and they warn that you might want to reinforce your bookshelf or coffee table now. For the uninitiated, Jack Kirby is one of the greatest comic book artists of all time, if not the greatest. The guy could do just about anything (and everything), and had…

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  • Minimate fan poll results revealed, new packs on the way

    … Toys R Us will be on the receiving end of a bunch of new Minimates thanks to the poll that fans voted on this past Sumer. If you voted in the poll a few months back, then you already know that DST wanted fan input on six Minimates figures to see what kind of release they’d get. With the votes all tallied and everything planned out, the toy…

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  • Marvel Comics: 75 Years of Cover Art (Book) Review

    … Marvel Comics: 75 Years of Cover Art (Book) Review DK produces a gorgeous collected edition book celebrating 75 years of Marvel cover art. This is kind of a different book than I’m used to reviewing. Usually, when we get an art book in here at BG it’s of the ‘making of’ variety, or one that sort of retells the tale of the universe that it’s…

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  • When Superheroes Fight Game Characters, Things Get Painful

    Heroes from the comic universe and gaming universe collide over an artifact from the gods. Who will emerge victorious? Help us make more awesome videos like this one. Consider supporting us on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/corridordigital Thanks to Brandon and Hudson White for playing Captain America and Thor! Check out their channel at http://youtube.

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