Before "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!" assembles on Disney XD on October 20, Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Hulk and their fellow heroes fight the battle against evil right here on Marvel.com in a series of micro episodes debuting September 22! You can come back every day through October 11 for an all-new episode, as well as video interviews, character art and more on Marvel.com from now until the highly anticipated hour-long series premiere of "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!" on Disney XD on October 20!
By Marc Strom
One of the three most well-known members of the Avengers along with Iron Man and Thor, Captain America has shepherded the team through some of their darkest periods and currently leads them in the new Heroic Age spreading throughout the Marvel Universe. Take a moment with us now to look back at some of the highlights of his career with the team and check out final color and black and white lineart of Captain America from "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes!"
Earth's Mightiest Histories: Captain America
In Cap's earliest adventures with the team, he came face-to-face with the original Baron Zemo--the man responsible for apparently killing Captain America's sidekick and leaving Cap frozen in the ocean--on a number of occasions. Zemo led the Masters of Evil, made up of some of the Avengers' fiercest foes at the time, beginning in AVENGERS Vol. 1 #6. Cap and Zemo's conflict reached its conclusion in AVENGERS Vol. 1 #15, when Zemo perished.
Cap almost continuously served with the Avengers after his resurrection. In the super human
Shortly after this, Steve Rogers seemingly lost his life once more in CAPTAIN AMERICA Vol. 5 #25, but instead became lost in time. After his former sidekick, Bucky, helped rescue him, he reformed the Avengers to put an end to Norman Osborn's Dark Reign. Today, Rogers stands as America's top cop, overseeing all branches of the Avengers, including his own personal squad of Secret Avengers.
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