6 Favorite Comic Series of 2014

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This year marked my first year of really reading comics. Although I’d always been interested in superhero stories and the comic format, it had seemed seriously overwhelming and I never truly knew where to dive in. Late in 2013, I saw clips from Matt Fraction’s Hawkeye on Tumblr and decided to start reading it. From there, I found other series that people recommended based on reading Hawkeye, then I read lists of comics that were generally recommended.

While I’m still far behind on the list of series I want to read — Captain Marvel, Young Avengers, She-Hulk, Bitch Planet, The Wicked + The Divine, All-New Captain America, and Rocket Raccoon are high on my list — I made some serious headway this year. (If you have any recommendations, I’ll happily take them!) These are the six comic series that I enjoyed most in 2014.

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‘The Avengers’ Run Down: What’s Next?

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Avengers DVD Blu-Ray

‘The Avengers’ will be available on Blu-ray and DVD September 25. Photo Courtesy of Marvel.

Since Marvel’s The Avengers comes out on DVD and Blu-ray tomorrow I thought it might be nice to see what the Avengers are up to since the defeat of Loki. At the San Diego Comic-Con in July, Marvel Studio’s president, Kevin Feige, announced the titles and character information for some upcoming Marvel movies.

More announcements and developments have happened since July, so I thought gathering all the information together might be the best way to celebrate the DVD release. Plus, I always love a good list.

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