PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joe Simon, who along with Jack Kirby co-created Captain America and was one of the comic book industry's most revered writers, artists and editors, has died. He was 98.
Simon's family relayed word of his death Thursday, posting a short statement on Facebook and telling The Associated Press through a spokesman that the 98-year-old Simon died Wednesday night in New York City after a brief illness.
Looks like it. As I understand it, AFfC will deal only with the characters in the south -- so if you've been wondering what's up with Jon Snow and company, for instance, better get ready to keep waiting.