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Comic Book: Captain Marvel (1968 series)

What This Book is About:
Info, covers and comics index about the Captain Marvel (1968 series) comic book.

Data Sheet:
Dates
Nov 1968 to May 1979
1968
N/A

Characters most frequently found in this comic book:
In order of appearances.

Drax
Drax

(Drax the Destroyer)
Iron Man
Iron Man

(Tony Stark)
Black Panther
Black Panther

(T'Challa)
Captain America
Captain America

(Steve Rogers)
Scarlet Witch
Scarlet Witch

(Wanda Maximoff)
Plus: Lou-Ann Savannah, Death.

Comics Index

Total: 11

Number of indexed comics in the MHL database. Comics sorted by date. Oldest shown first. Showing up to 25 comics per page. Use the navigation at the bottom to access more comics, when applicable.

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Captain Marvel #20
3 stars

Captain Marvel #20

June 1970
"The Hunter And The Holocaust"
Script: Roy Thomas
Rick Jones is in Greenwich Village trying to launch his music career. One evening, he comes upon a pair of muggers attacking an old man, and, unable to beat them on his own, summons Captain Marvel to finish the job. [...]
Captain Marvel #21
3 stars

Captain Marvel #21

July 1970
"Here Comes The Hulk"
Script: Roy Thomas
The Hulk can't bring himself to smash the unconscious Rick Jones and Ol' Greenskin calms down enough to revert to Bruce Banner. Rick explains the situation to Bruce and they set to work looking for a means of freeing Mar-Vell from the Negative Zone. [...]
Captain Marvel #25
4 stars

Captain Marvel #25

March 1973
"A taste of madness"
Script: Mike Friedrich
Captain Marvel is fighting 2 aliens and a robot we've never seen before, and neither has he. He defeats them but the robot sends a report to his Masterlord and teleports them both away. Mar-Vell chats with Rick Jones in the Negative Zone and says that his power level seems halved. [...]
Captain Marvel #26
4 stars

Captain Marvel #26

May 1973
"Betrayal"
Script: Mike Friedrich
Last issue Captain Marvel fought 2 Skrulls working for someone they call Masterlord. The plot involved Rick Jones being arrested (by a Skrull posing as a cop) for the murder of Prof Savannah. This was supposedly witnessed by the Prof's niece and Rick's girlfriend Lou-Ann Savannah. [...]
Captain Marvel #27
4 stars

Captain Marvel #27

July 1973
"Trapped on Titan"
Script: Mike Friedrich
Thanos has Rick Jones captive on Titan. We learned last issue that since Iron Man #55 he's taken over his homeworld. He wants a secret from Rick's brain which will enable him to conquer the galaxy, so he copies Rick's mind into the computer ISAAC. [...]
Captain Marvel #28
4 stars

Captain Marvel #28

September 1973
"When titans collide"
Script: Jim Starlin
Rick Jones is at Avengers Mansion, concerned for his comatose girlfriend Lou-Ann who is under the influence of 1 of the Controller's discs. Iron Man wants to know what Thanos has to do with this, after he helped Drax the Destroyer against the villain in their 1st appearance in Iron Man #55. [...]
Captain Marvel #29
4 stars

Captain Marvel #29

November 1973
"Metamorphosis"
Script: Jim Starlin
Last issue Eon, a cosmic being who thinks he's multiple, whisked Captain Marvel away from the ongoing Thanos War to a distant star system. He now says he's waited 8 billion years for this moment when he will destroy Mar-Vell the warrior.Mar-Vell helpfully thinks back over the events of last issue. [...]
Captain Marvel #30
4 stars

Captain Marvel #30

January 1974
"... to be free from control"
Script: Jim Starlin
Captain Marvel has returned to Avengers Mansion after being given Cosmic Awareness last issue by Eon. Rick Jones now urges him to save his girlfriend Lou-Ann from the Controller. While Lou-Ann was here in #27-28 Iron Man measured the frequency of the command beam to the control disc on her neck. [...]
Captain Marvel #31
4 stars

Captain Marvel #31

March 1974
"The beginning of the end"
Script: Jim Starlin
Captain Marvel enters Avengers Mansion with Moondragon to find Drax the Destroyer holding his own against Black Panther, Mantis, Swordsman and Vision. He stops the fray and lets Drax explain that the Titan computer ISAAC says Thanos has the Cosmic Cube. [...]
Captain Marvel #32
4.5 stars

Captain Marvel #32

May 1974
"Thanos the insane god"
Script: Mike Friedrich
Captain Marvel, Drax, Eros, Iron Man, Mentor and Moondragon are in the observatory on Titan, where Thanos has just used the Cosmic Cube to transform into a god-like being. Now they face a large image of his head manifested outside the observatory. [...]
Captain Marvel #33
5 stars

Captain Marvel #33

July 1974
"The god himself"
Script: Steve Englehart
This story happens alongside and after AVENGERS (1963) #125.This issue begins with a recap of Thanos' history so far, culminating in him using the Cosmic Cube to turn into a god in #31. [...]