Captain Action: The Original Super-Hero Action Figure by Michael Eury
Introduced in 1966 in the wake of the Batman TV show craze, Captain Action quickly received his own DC comic book and although his initial career was short-lived, but continuing interest in the hero led to a recent return to toy-store shelves. Featuring a foreword, new cover, 200+ toy photos, and unseen package illus. by Murphy Anderson. Interviews and anecdotes by Gil Kane, Jim Shooter, Stan Weston (co-creator of GI Joe, Captain Action, and Mego's World's Greatest Super-Heroes), Larry Reiner and Larry O'Daly (formerly of Ideal Toys), plus never-before-published artwork.