Monday, 20 February 2012

Steranko! Part 4 - The Death of Captain America

This is the cover of Captain America #113 that you never saw. Stan Lee rejected it as being too shocking for Marvel readers' delicate sensibilities.

From 'Steranko: Graphic Prince of Darkness' - Vanguard Comics 1998

Mind you, the cover that did appear wasn't too shabby either.

The interior art was some of Steranko's best, which of course automatically makes it one of the greatest comics in history. Steve Cook has posted some of the interior art on secretoranges. Here are a few more classic images...

Damn! Spoiler...

And it helps that the hordes of Hydra are all lousy shots!

1 comment:

  1. I always enjoy your posts on Steranko. I will be adding them to the links section over at The Drawings of Steranko.