Does Bucky Barnes become Captain America in the comics?
Bucky was introduced as a sidekick to Steve Rogers in Captain America Comics #1, dating back to 1941. He did eventually become the Winter Soldier, but it wasn’t until 2008 that he took the reins as Captain America, after Steve was fatally shot. Bucky is now the White Wolf, a name given to him by the Wakandan people.
Does the Winter Soldier Become Captain America in the comics?
The character is brought back from supposed death as the brainwashed assassin Winter Soldier (Russian: Зимний Солдат, translit. Zimniy Soldát), and later assumed the role of Captain America when Steve Rogers was presumed to be dead.
Who became Captain America in the comics?
Sam Wilson, the Falcon who Became Captain America
Sam Wilson is best known as the superhero Falcon, but he’s actually become Captain America twice in the comics. The first time was in 1999’s Captain America: Sentinel of Liberty miniseries, when Steve Rogers found himself transformed into a symbol of white supremacists.
Why does Bucky Barnes become Captain America?
Steve took charge of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Bucky kept his role as Captain America until he’s put on trial for his crimes as the Winter Soldier. After getting out of jail and back to the States, Barnes traveled around with Black Widow, who he had a relationship with in their younger days in the Red Room.