Comic Book Checklist: June 5th, 2013

by Brett White

Wednesday is new comic book day, which also means it’s new potential-movie-source-material day. Here are all of the comics and collections out today starring the comic book characters from the movies and television shows of today, tomorrow and yesterday.

Of particular note this week: Kick-Ass 3 debuts just a few months before “Kick-Ass 2” hits theaters; Wolverine’s origin gets distilled to its rawest form in Wolverine: Season One; and get ready for the next Marvel movie with Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World Prelude #1.

2013 MOVIES
(“Iron Man 3” “Man of Steel” “The Wolverine” “Kick-Ass 2” “Thor: The Dark World“)

» ACTION COMICS #21
Story by Andy Diggle & Scott Lobdell, art by Tony S. Daniel, Batt, & Philip Tan

» IRON MAN #11
Story by Kieron Gillen, art by Dale Eaglesham, colors by Guru-eFX, letters by Joe Caramagna

» KICK-ASS 3 #1 (pictured above)
Story by Mark Millar, art by John Romita Jr.

» MARVEL’S THOR: THE DARK WORLD PRELUDE #1
Story by Craig Kyle & Christopher Yost, art by Scot Eaton

» WOLVERINE: SEASON ONE hardcover
Story by Ben Acker, art by Salva Espin

2014 MOVIES
(“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” “X-Men: Days of Future Past” “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” “Guardians of the Galaxy“)

» ALL-NEW X-MEN #12
Story by Brian Michael Bendis, art by Stuart Immonen & Wade von Grawbadger

» THE SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #11 (pictured above)
Story by Dan Slott & Christos Gage, art by Giuseppe Camuncoli & John Dell, colors by Edgar Delgado, letters by Chris Eliopoulos

» WINTER SOLDIER #19
Story by Jason Latour, art by Nic Klein, letters by Joe Caramagna

2012 MOVIES
(“Marvel’s the Avengers” “The Amazing Spider-Man” “The Dark Knight Rises“)

» AVENGERS #13
Story by Jonathan Hickman & Nick Spencer, art by Mike Deodato, colors by Frank Martin, letters by Cory Petit

» DETECTIVE COMICS #21 (pictured above)
Story by John Layman, art by Scott Eaton & Andy Clarke

» LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #9
Story by Christos Gage & Ray Fawkes, art by Jheremy Raapack & Stephane Roux

» THANOS RISING #3
Story by Jason Aaron, art by Simone Bianchi, colors by Ive Svorcina, letters by Clayton Cowles

TELEVISION
(“Arrow” “The Walking Dead” “S.H.I.E.L.D.” “Smallville“)

» GREEN ARROW #21
Story by Jeff Lemire, art by Andrea Sorrentino

» THE WALKING DEAD, VOL 18: WHAT COMES AFTER paperback (pictured above)
Story by Robert Kirkman, art by Charlie Adlard & Cliff Rathburn
Collects THE WALKING DEAD #103-108

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