Title: CAPTAIN AMERICA#347 by Mark Gruenwald (writer) and
Kieron Dwyer (art)
Synopsis: The 1950s Communist Red Skull is broken out of
He gets into a helicopter and is flown off. The pilot literally shoots him
out of the helicopter and declares, "Justice is Served". Shortly
thereafter he calls up a mysteryman villain to tell him what happened,
which causes the mysteryman to laugh in delight
Is it a key part of the overall Scourge storyline? Yes. It
operation is back in business. It also begins a lengthy red herring.
Does it tie into the main story in this issue? Yes. The
whose identity is
revealed in this Scourge's next appearance, #350 (see my next review) has
been behind the scenes regarding many of Captain America's problems in
recent years (at the time this story takes place)
Comments: The Scourge seen here has not been seen previously.
review of #3550 for the reason why he isn't the same person from #320