Captain America: Winter Soldier, Volume 1
Cap is awakened in the dead of the night by agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., who need the kind of help only he can provide. But the corpse he finds on the Heli-carrier brings him face-to-face with the unthinkable, and opens doors to terror and manipulation he never dreamed possible! It's a new beginning... show more
Cap is awakened in the dead of the night by agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., who need the kind of help only he can provide. But the corpse he finds on the Heli-carrier brings him face-to-face with the unthinkable, and opens doors to terror and manipulation he never dreamed possible! It's a new beginning as four-time Eisner-nominated Best Writer Ed Brubaker makes his Marvel debut, joined by white-hot artist Steve Epting! As the new regular creative team, they will take Cap's life in directions fans will never see coming! Collects Captain America (2005) #1-7.
Publish date: July 19th 2006
Pages no: 168
Edition language: English
Series: Captain America vol. 5 (#1)
This was essentially my first Captain America edition. I've read other single issues or one shots, but not an arc like this. The arc Brubaker sets up is clearly leading into a much larger story, essentially stamping his mark on the series. Others have referred to this as a classic series, I guess I'...
I read this in anticipation of Captain America: The Winter Solider movie. The movie is amazing by the way. Go see it. While the movie borrows from the storyline, they don't have too much in common. The volume starts with the Red Skull beginning his dastardly plan to charge the Tesseract by de...
To start with, this was the first Captain America I ever read or saw, back in maybe 2005 when I was really starting to get into superhero comics. So this was the way I expected Captain America to be and act and sound later on, and tended to measure how good the writer understood the character by how...
More like 3.5 stars.So Captain America 2 is going to be subtitled Winter Soldier. Cue me tracking down the Winter Soldier comics to get an idea of what's coming. I'm not sure how this will translate, but I guess we'll see. I have faith. For the most part.Possibly the best thing Brubaker has done her...
When the Red Skull is shot by a sniper, Captain America is called in to identify the body and verify that his longtime nemesis is dead. So it seems. However, there is some other enemy out there. Captain America has to work with S.H.I.E.L.D. and Nick Fury to find who killed the Red Skull. And why are...