Out June 2nd, Marvel Comics has revealed a new Carmen Carnero drawn cover for The United States of Captain America #1. Retailers have till May 10th to put an order for the cover using code APR210843. The highly anticipated series will feature new superheroes as well as the main cover by Alex Ross. The creators behind the main story in the miniseries are Christopher Cantwell and Dale Eaglesham.
So what is The United States of Captain America about?
The incredible saga kicks off when Captain America’s shield is stolen. No one understands the value of the shield like those who’ve wielded it, so Steve Rogers and Sam Wilson set out on a road trip across America to chase down the thief. But instead, they find the Captains, everyday people from all walks of life who’ve taken up the mantle of Captain America to defend their communities. And for some reason, the shield thief wants them all dead. Can Sam and Steve get to them first?
Check out the cover below.
For more on this news, read the official press release below.
New York, NY— May 5, 2021 — It’s the ultimate Captain America team up for the iconic Marvel hero’s 80th anniversary in THE UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA! This June, writer Christopher Cantwell and artist Dale Eaglesham will bring Steve Rogers, Sam Wilson, Bucky Barnes, and John Walker on a grand adventure across the county to recover Captain America’s stolen shield. Along the way, they’ll run into heroes who have been inspired to follow in Steve Roger’s footsteps. These fascinating new shield-bearers will offer an illuminating look at the very concepts that define Captain America and the powerful impact the hero has had on the world outside your window. Get a glimpse at the entire lineup of these new characters on Marvel Stormbreaker Carmen Carnero’s newly revealed variant cover for UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA #1.
Fans have already been introduced to local “captains” Aaron Fischer and Nichelle Wright, who will have their stories told in UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA #1 and UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA #2. Be sure to stay tuned tomorrow when Marvel reveals the next exciting addition to Captain America’s legacy, set to debut in August’s UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA #3!
Retailers, don’t forget to order your copies by Monday, May 10th!
THE UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA #1 (OF 5) (APR210841)
Written by CHRISTOPHER CANTWELL & JOSH TRUJILLO
Art by DALE EAGLESHAM & JAN BAZALDUA
Variant Cover by CARMEN CARNERO with colors by ALEJANDRO SANCHEZ (APR210843)
On Sale 6/2
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