Official Press Release
Midtown Comics, in conjunction with Captain Action Enterprises, LLC, and Moonstone Books has announced “Living Legend” Murphy Anderson is “back in action” and providing an exclusive cover to the new Captain Action #1, published by Moonstone on October 29th. ‘€¨Captain Action was one of the most popular toys of the mid 1960s, and often considered the original action figure. “Anderson was the original packaging artist”, said Ed Catto of Captain Action Enterprises. “Murphy explained that in ’68, due to scheduling issues, his good friend, and comics legend, Gil Kane was invited to work on the original comic series for DC Comics. Murphy always felt bad that he didn’t get a crack at it. But now’s our time to right this wrong!”.