June 15, 2009 | 6:36 p.m.
SEE IT HERE FIRST: FIVE PAGES OF “CAPTAIN AMERICA REBORN” It’s hard to keep a good man down and, well, practically impossible to keep a superhero dead. Remember when Steve Rogers, a.k.a. Captain America, was killed in March 2007 by the shot heard ’round the world, especially if you live on the pop-culture planet inhabited by fanboys? Here’s today’s newsflash: He’s feeling much better. On July 1, just in time for Independence Day, Marvel Comics will release the first of a five-issue arc called “Captain America Reborn,” which will be written by Ed Brubaker (the star scribe who killed Cap off in the first place and was also behind the compelling ”Criminal” series and a memorable run of “Daredevil“) and drawn by Bryan Hitch (the British artist who was co-creator of “The Ultimates” and “The Authority“). The cover art, shown here on the right, is […]