Pull-List for May 29, 2013

Wed. May 29, 2013 12:00 AM
by Danny Bernardo

Two books I've waited for for like ever come out today: the long-awaited all female team of X-Men written by powerhouse team Brian Wood and Olivier Copiel and the season 2 DOUBLE ISSUE of Morning Glories by Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma (who provides an awesome cover for the issue.) A couple of others have made it to my list this week, so definitely check those out!

Angel and Faith #22 $2.99
(W) Christos N. Gage (A) Rebekah Isaacs (CA) Dan Jackson, Steve Morris

Giles's resurrection has been pushed to the back burner while Angel and Faith tackle Season 9's Big Bads-Pearl, Nash, and Whistler-who threaten to release boundless magic over the planet. Only the strong will survive!

Morning Glories #27 $3.99
(W) Nick Spencer (A) Joe Eisma

The double-sized Season 2 premiere! With an astonishing array of covers by some of the hottest artists working today: JENNY FRISSON, ROB GUILLORY, SHAWN MARTINBROUGH, JAMIE McKELVIE, EMMA RIOS and MORNING GLORIES' own JOE EISMA!

Wolverine and the X-Men #30 $3.99
(W) Jason Aaron (A) Ramon K. Perez (CA) Ramon K. Perez

PRELUDE TO THE HELLFIRE SAGA! Students are missing and Wolverine and Rachel Summers intensify their search for the Hellfire Club. Beast goes to the SWORD orbital HQ to ask an X-Villain for help with Broo's sad state.

X-Men #1 2013 series $3.99
(W) Brian Wood (A/CA) Olivier Coipel

Because you demanded it! The X-Women finally get their own book, from critically acclaimed superstars Brian Wood (X-MEN, ULTIMATE X-MEN, DMZ, The Massive) and Olivier Coipel (AVX, HOUSE OF M, THOR)! An old enemy shows up at the X-Men's door, seeking asylum from an ancient evil come back to earth. Meanwhile, Jubilee has come home, and she's brought with her an orphaned baby who might hold the key to the earth's survival... or its destruction. Against a backdrop of what seems like an alien invasion and an eons-spanning war between brother and sister, Storm steps up and puts together a team to protect the child and stop a new threat that could destroy all life on earth


While there are great ways to go digital, nothing beats the experience of going to your shop and talking with the counter guys and gals! My shop Chicago Comics serves Lakeview, Wrigleyville, and Lincoln Park. Check out the local shops in your neighborhood:
Hyde Park - First Aid; Bucktown - Challengers; Edgewater - Third Coast; Lincoln Square - Dark Tower; Graham Crackers serves many areas in Chicagoland, including The Loop, Andersonville/Edgewater, East Lakeview, and the suburbs.

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