Comics Alliance Presents ‘Here’s The Thing,’ Episode 2: Comics New Readers Should Get Next [Video]
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If our weekly Ask Chris column isn’t enough of definitive comic book (and pro wrestling) opinions for you, good news: ComicsAlliance is proud to present Here’s The Thing, a series of videos where you can join our own extremely opinionated senior writer, Chris Sims, as he sits in his living room under a framed portrait of Destro, drinking a cup of coffee and sharing his opinion on comic books.
This week, he’s helping out new fans by taking two comics often listed as being “great for new readers,” Batman: Year One and Hawkeye, and making connections to tell you where to go next! Sit tight for plenty of great comics recommendations!
- CA contributor Benito Cereno’s “For The Uninitiated” posts are a must-read for new fans and old fans alike.
- Matt Wagner’s Batman and the Monster Men – Amazon | Comixology
- Matt Wagner’s Batman and the Mad Monk – Amazon
- Matt Wagner’s Mage – Amazon | Comixology
- Ed Brubaker and Doug Mahnke’s Batman: The Man Who Laughs – Amazon | Comixology
- Ed Brubaker, Tommy Castillo and Michel Gagne’s “Dead Reckoning” – Comixology
- Ed Brubaker, Greg Rucka and Michael Lark’s Gotham Central – Amazon | Comixology
- Frank Miller and Dave Mazzucchelli’s Daredevil: Born Again – Amazon | Comixology
- JM DeMatteis and Mike Zeck’s Spider-Man: Kraven’s Last Hunt – Amazon | Comixology
If you like Hawkeye…
- Ed Brubaker, Matt Fraction and David Aja’s Immortal Iron Fist – Amazon | Comixology
- Fred Van Lente, Wellinton Alves and Pere Perez’s Power Man and Iron Fist Amazon | Comixology
- James Robinson, Tony Harris and Peter Snejbjerg’s Starman – Amazon | Comixology
- Paul Grist’s Jack Staff – Amazon | Comixology (if you get nothing else, get this one)
Tune in next week for an episode all about Jack Kirby and the Cadmus Institute!