Captain America Created By… Stan Lee And Jack Kirby? (Captain America: The End Spoilers)

Today sees the publication of Captain America: The End by Erik Larsen and Dono Sanchez-Almara, with Steve Rogers fighting against a world that has been turned into Red Skulls through an infection…

Captain America Created By... Stan Lee And Jack Kirby?

…with only a few remaining holdouts left, with Steve Rogers to tell the story.

Captain America Created By... Stan Lee And Jack Kirby?

Oh and yes, they're all fascist too.

Captain America Created By... Stan Lee And Jack Kirby?

And as everyone has been affected – that means everyone… cue this spoiler of a new character. But what will really make for a big fuss, might be the credits page at the end.

Captain America Created By... Stan Lee And Jack Kirby?

The credits for the comic are all fine. As are the editorial and executive staff. But who was Captain America created by again?

Captain America Created By... Stan Lee And Jack Kirby?

It's one thing when the general media make the mistake that Stan Lee co-created Captain America (though his first published work was a short Captain America prose story in the third issue) rather than Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. I mean, the solicitation got it right…

CAPTAIN AMERICA THE END #1
(W) Erik Larsen (A) Erik Larsen (CA) Rahzzah
THE FINAL CAPTAIN AMERICA STORY!
Steve Rogers fights for survival in a post-apocalyptic wasteland populated by hordes of Red Skulls! Legendary writer/artist Erik Larsen (SPIDER-MAN, WOLVERINE, NOVA) returns to Marvel for an oversized last tale of Simon & Kirby's American Hero!
Rated T+In Shops: Feb 05, 2020
SRP: $4.99

But, as ever, remember this…

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