The powerhouse that has become Marvel Comics all started with a single comic released in October of 1939. The comic titled Marvel Comics #1 would feature two of its most popular early characters, The Human Torch (not from the Fantastic Four but seen in Captain America) and the Submariner ( why hasn't he had a movie yet).
The comic was published by Martin Goodman who was looking to profit from the popularity of comic books it featured the first appearance on the Human Torch and the Submariner along with some content from Funnies, Inc which had Ben previously published. Stories included Ka-Zar the Great, the Masked Raider and the Angel.
|Human Torch Easter Egg in Captain America|