Joe Simon, Creator Of Captain America, Passes Away

It has been reported that Joe Simon, the creator of Captain America, Ant Man, and much more, has passed away today at 98. He truly was a extraordinary man and brought so much to the industry and the world as a whole. Keep your thoughts and prayers with his family and take a moment to remember what he did for you.

“Back then we had the Nazis coming after us for what we did to their Fuhrer, but the world is an even more dangerous place today, with the weapons out there and the threat of terrorism. So Cap is more important than ever, and the readers need him more than ever. They need a hero they can count on to do the right thing.” -Joe Simon (1913 – 2011)

-Via Comicbookmovie