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The Pull List 18 | DC Black Label Impressions


About This Episode

On Today’s episode of the Pull List we’ve got quite a show for you! We’re going to hit the latest news, and Talk about DC Comic’s recent imprint realignment and specifically DC Black Label. All that plus all those awesome reads in our pulls from the past two weeks.

News from Pull List 18

DC is shutting down Vertigo labelThe Verge
DC and Best Selling Author Joe Hill present Hill HouseDC Comics
Marvel launches high school play programThe Hollywood Reporter
Doctor Strange’s final issues pushed back a month, Newsarama
Dark Phoenix has worst opening in X-Men History, Variety

The Pulls for Episode 18

Glow #3IDW Publishing
Super Man | Year One, DC Comics
Batman 73, DC Comics
Wolverine | Exit Wounds, Marvel Comics
Drawing Blood #2,  KE Studios
Daredevil #7Marvel Comics
Ascender #3, Image Comics
The Flash #73 | Year One Part IV, DC Comics



Episode Hosts

Chris Poirier
Chris is the co-host of The Pull List Podcast for Love Thy Nerd and a connoisseur of nearly all things considered even remotely nerdy. When not reading comics he and his wife Rebekah seek out all that can be found on the nerd scene hunting for vintage toys, finding the most epic comic shops, and getting their tabletop on. In the hours that remain, Chris serves as one of the South Regional Resource Nerds for Love Thy Nerd and as a Pastoral Resident with Calvary Baptist Church in Columbus, GA. Previously, Chris managed the largest comic retail shop in North Carolina, as well as, served as the North Carolina Comicon Media/Communications Director.
Hector Miray
Hector is the co-host of the Pull List Podcast for Love Thy Nerd. He is a semi overzealous geek about most things, but to the core is a big fan of a good story. He is the primary writer behind the book series "Faith & Fandom" and travels to dozens of comicons throughout the year with the books. He is married to a medical nerd named Danyelle and has helped co-create 3 small humans with her that resemble him in appearance and passions. Hector is also the location pastor for Vertical Church's Lumberton, NC Location.

Episode Producer

Jonathan Clauson
Chief Audio Nerd
Starting with Clear Channel Radio in the 90's, Jonathan has worked in audio and marketing for 20 years. Credits include stints at EA Tiburon, Christianity Today, Christ and Pop Culture, and freelancing as voice talent for audio books and podcast production services.

Episode Discussion

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