Comic Book Checklist: August 7th, 2013

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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: catch up with Walt Simonson's classic run on Thor with a new trade paperback, prep for Marvel's next big event with Avengers #17, and find out more about the Anti-Batman in Detective Comics!

2013 MOVIES

("Iron Man 3" "Man of Steel" "The Wolverine" "Kick-Ass 2" "Thor: The Dark World")

» ACTION COMICS #23

Written by: Scott Lobdell, Backup Written by: Frank Hannah, Art by: Tyler Kirkham, Backup Art by: Philip Tan, Jonathan Glapion

» IRON MAN #14

STORY BY Kieron Gillen, ART BY Greg Land, Jay Leisten, COLORS BY Guru-eFX

» KICK-ASS 3 #2

STORY BY Mark Millar, ART BY John Romita Jr., Tom Palmer, COLORS BY Dean White, LETTERS BY Chris Eliopoulos

» THOR BY WALTER SIMONSON, VOL 01 paperback (pictured above)

Collecting THOR #337-345.

By Walter Simonson

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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 #15 (pictured above)

STORY BY Brian Michael Bendis, art BY David Lafuente, COLORS BY Jim Campbell, LETTERS BY VC - Cory Petit

» THE SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #15

STORY BY Dan Slott, ART BY Humberto Ramos

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2012 MOVIES

("Marvel's the Avengers" "The Amazing Spider-Man" "The Dark Knight Rises")

» AVENGERS #17

STORY BY Jonathan Hickman, ART BY Stefano Caselli

» AVENGERS A.I. #2

STORY BY Sam Humphries, ART BY Andre Aruajo, COLORS BY Frank D'Armata, LETTERS BY VC - Clayton Cowles

» DETECTIVE COMICS #23

Written by: John Layman, Art by: Jason Fabok, Backup Art by: Andy Clarke

» LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #11 (pictured above)

Written by: Paul Jenkins, Art by: Omar Francia

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TELEVISION

("Arrow" "The Walking Dead" "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." "Smallville")

» GREEN ARROW #23 (pictured above)

Written by: Jeff Lemire, Art by: Andrea Sorrentino

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