Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Love the Avengers movie? Here’s where to start reading the comics

Did you catch The Avengers this weekend and ready to dive into the comics? As one of the oldest--and most expansive--superhero teams, figuring out where to get started can be daunting. But AV Club's Oliver Sava gives a great overview of the various Avengers titles, pointing out several good starting places.

Mark Millar has gotten flak for his shock-and-awe storytelling and generic characterizations, and while his later Ultimate Avengers work goes off the rails, his first two Ultimates series are strong action stories perfect for fans of the Marvel movies.

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