Ron Lim is joining the previously-solicited artist Chris Sprouse on Marvel Comics' Captain America Annual #1. Sprouse and Lim are drawing a story by Tini Howard set in World War II.
Earlier this month, Lim was also announced as assisting Mark Bagley on the five-part Venom: First Host weekly series. Lim famously was brought in as replacement artist for George Perez on the seminal Infinity Gauntlet.
Captain America Annual #1 is scheduled for release September 19. Here is the updated solicitation:
CAPTAIN AMERICA ANNUAL #1
TINI HOWARD (W) • CHRIS SPROUSE & RON LIM • CHRIS SPROUSE (C)
Variant Cover by KAARE ANDREWS
• During an advance scouting mission in World War II, Captain America and Bucky come across an old farmhouse where a group of concentration camp escapees are fending off recapture.
• If they can hold the line, the Allies will come to the rescue. But it’s going to be a long night…
• Rising star Tini Howard joins superstar Chris Sprouse for a powerful, gripping journey into Captain America’s storied past!
40 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99