Captain America sequel is entitled Captain America: The Winter Soldier. It is interesting to see a superhero movie that shares both the hero and villain in one title. If the First Avenger refers to Captain America, The Winter Soldier refers to his best friend, Bucky, whom we saw get killed on the first movie but will return as a super assassin on its sequel. Or, maybe not. There is actually more about the back story of Bucky Barnes.
So who is James “Bucky” Barnes a.k.a. The Winter Soldier, apart from Sebastian Stan taking the role in the movie? We explore his origins and here is the Top 10 Facts about the Winter Soldier.
Like most comic book characters, there are often different versions to a character’s past. We have chosen to mostly follow the storyline, which unfolded in Captain America (vol. 5). The series was best known for reviving Captain America’s World War II partner Bucky as the Winter Soldier in issue #6, the presumed death of Steve Rogers in issue #25, and Bucky taking over the mantle of Captain America in issue #34.