"There's a reason why Captain America's my favorite superhero," Cooke says before leaving. "He is absolutely my favorite superhero, not only because he was created by Jack Kirby, but because he is Jack Kirby."

Free Comic Book Day takes place Saturday, May 4 at comic stores around the country. The Time Capsule will host a debut event for Comic Book Creator on Wednesday, May 8 from 12 to 6 pm. Cooke will be there, signing copies and talking comics.

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