The Pull List: Must Read Comics of 6/19/2013


Max Brooks Zombies

Extinction Parade #1

By: Max Brooks, Raulo Caceres

Publisher: Avatar Press

Price: $3.99

The Lowdown: Max Brooks! Zombies! What else do you need to know?

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Animal Man #21

By: Jeff Lemire, Steve Pugh, Jae Lee

Publisher: DC Comics

Price: $2.99

The Lowdown: A new arc, called Splinter Species, starts here with Buddy reeling from his celebrity and meeting a new antagonist.

Green Lantern

Green Lantern New Guardians #21

By: Justin Jordan, Brad Walker, Rafael Albuquerque

Publisher: DC Comics

Price: $2.99

The Lowdown: So it looks like Kyle’s white duds are here to stay. He made a small appearance in Green Lantern when Hal was handed the keys to the kingdom. The new Guardians asked Kyle to hang back because they had a mission for him. I’m guessing we will learn here.

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Wild Blue Yonder #1 (of 5)

By: Mike Raicht, Zach Howard

Publisher: IDW Publishing

Price: $3.99

The Lowdown: A post-apocalyptic world where the human race escaped to the sky away from the radioactive pollen. Sounds like Waterworld, but not. Might be at least interesting.

X-Files

X-Files Season 10 #1

By: Joe Harris, Michael Walsh, Carlos Valenzuela

Publisher: IDW Publishing

Price: $3.99

The Lowdown: 9 seasons, 2 movies, and any number of comic miniseries, Mulder and Scully are finally facing the scary corners of the world in Season 10. Like Joss Whedon’s Buffy-verse and the cancelled Jericho, X-Files gets a new life in comic book form. The best part, Chris Carter has input.

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Age Of Ultron #10 (of 10)

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Brandon Peterson

Publisher: Marvel Comics

Price: $3.99

The Lowdown: This is the finale of Marvel’s newest event series, which I am sure will have a shitload of repercussions for the Marvel universe.

Avengers

Avengers #14

By: Jonathan Hickman, Stefano Caselli, Leinil Francis Yu

Publisher: Marvel Comics

Price: $3.99

The Lowdown: A prelude to Infinity, the next crossover event with Thanos involved. The origin sites around the world go active and start communicating with something more ancient than human civilization.

Spiderman

 Superior Spider-Man #12

By: Dan Slott, Giuseppe Camuncoli

Publisher: MArvel Comics

Price: $3.99

The Lowdown: So Spider-Slayer’s execution didn’t go as planned. He was about to escape when Spider-Man proved to have thought of everything. Meanwhile, Slayer’s little spider bots upgraded Scorpion, Vulture, and Boomerang. All of whom were in critical condition after Octo-Spidey gave them a beating.