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Anthony Puleo

Senior Writer

* Avid comic collector, starting in the early 90s with the Death of Superman & Breaking of the Bat story arcs.

* Wrote for the Hofstra Chronicle, covering the New York Jets.

* Currently, I’m a Windows Systems Engineer.

* Born and raised in NY, recently transplanted to the SF Bay Area.

* Sucker for variant covers with a compulsion to complete sets.

Spawn #300 - Complete Cover Checklist

After 25 years, Dave Sim’s ‘Cerebus the Aardvark’ will have to make some room on the mountain top as the longest-running independent series in comic book history. Spawn #300 finally drops after 27 years of build-up and anticipation, and Todd McFarlane’s most famous creation doesn’t show signs of slowing down. With an upcoming movie in the works, and no word from McFarlane himself that he has any plans of retiring this long-running title, Spawn continues to amaze and delight.


Spawn #300 (a 72-page deluxe) will continue the story arc from the previous issue, featuring new villain ‘The Rapture’. Written by McFarlane and Scott Snyder, who is one of the most celebrated Spawn writers of all-time, this will surely be a fantastic read. There are already 18 announced covers featuring artwork from McFarlane, Greg Capullo, Jason Shawn Alexander, and others. If you’re a Spawn collector, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from.


As usual, keep your browser tuned here to see all of the announced and upcoming variant covers!

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Immortal Hulk #11-20 - Complete Cover Checklist

The second chapter in the story of The Immortal Hulk unfolds in issues #11-20. The Green door has been opened, and New Mexico has been turned into Hell on Earth. The ruler of Hell has come to claim souls with a vengeance, and the only being that can stop him is The Immortal Hulk, fueled by anger like we’ve never seen before! That is… until The Immortal Hulk loses his powers, only to be bailed out by Joe Fix-It (aka Grey Hulk). This series just keeps getting wilder and more vicious as the story unfolds. Can the Hulk overcome the dark forces of Hell? Will Bruce Banner find the answers he’s looking for? Keep reading The Immortal Hulk to find out!

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Immortal Hulk #1-10 - Complete Cover Checklist

Introduced in Avengers #684, The Immortal Hulk gets his own series in this highly anticipated release from Marvel Comics. Issues #1-10 of The Immortal Hulk begins the story of a new Hulk, infected by something terrible that has him wreaking havoc across the MCU. In this first installation (released as a HC labeled Vol. 1), The Hulk is being hunted by pretty much everyone, from the US government, to the mighty Avengers! We’ve never seen a Hulk this dark and this dangerous before, crossing lines never seen before in other Hulk comics. With no regard for anything or anyone around him, The Immortal Hulk is a captivating story about the darkest side of Bruce Banner with some gorgeous cover art to go along with it.

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Black Cat #1 - Complete Cover Checklist

Felicia Hardy, known as Black Cat, will be making a huge impact on the Marvel universe this summer and fans are pumped! For the first time ever, the comic community will be able to see their favorite anti-hero/cat burglar/crime lord be featured in her very own ongoing series.. With writer Jed MacKay (Edge of Spider-Geddon, Infinity Wars: Infinity Warps, Man Without Fear) and artist Travel Foreman (Marvel Knights, Astonishing X-Men Annual, Tales of Suspense) leading the creative charge, fans can rest assured that their expectations will be exceeded with this power duo at the helm. Black Cat #1 hits shelves on June 5th, 2019 and to celebrate this milestone in comic history, fans can expect some stunning exclusive covers and limited variants. Be sure to check back in to stay up on our latest checklist for Black Cat #1 and other great comics!

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Immortal Hulk #16 - Complete Cover Checklist

The Immortal Hulk has been enticing fans since issue #1 with a refreshing take on horror and the expectations from The Hulk. Writer Al Ewing (Crypt of Shadows, Avengers: No Road Home and Infinity Wars: Iron Hammer) and artists Joe Bennett (Teen Titans, The Savage Hawkman and Checkmate) and Ruy Jose (52, Birds of Prey and Blue Beetle) continue to bring fans one of the best told stories in The Hulk universe to date. On April 3, 2019 you can dig into the next chapter of The Immortal Hulk and see what all the hype is about!

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Web of Venom Carnage Born #1 - Complete Cover Checklist

On November 21st 2018 fans of Venom will be taken for a terrifying and amazing ride courtesy of writer Donny Cates (Venom, Thanos and God Country) and artist Danilo Beyruth (Deadpool V. Gambit, Howard the Duck and Gwenpool). Fans of the Venom and Carnage universe are in for one "Crazy" ride thanks to a cult dedicated to the absolute resurrection and total revival of the horror that is known as Carnage. Look for the next chapter for the presently deceased Cletus Kasady/Carnage. Web of Venom: Carnage Born #1 hits shelves on November 21st, 2018.

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Symbiote Spider-Man #1 - Complete Cover Checklist

On April 10th, 2019, fans of classic Black Suit Spider-Man are in for the treat of a lifetime. Writer Peter David (Young Justice, Captain Marvel and Spider-Man 2099) with artists Iban Coello (Man Without Fear, Venom and The Amazing Spider-Man) and Greg Land (Black Widow, Ultimate Fantastic Four and Legion of Monsters) will be telling a new and never before told tale of an unreal “toe to toe” between everyone's favorite neighborhood Spider-Man and the incredibly strange Mysterio! Set within the “Black Suit Era,” fans will get a completely original tale, from the fan favorite era of Black Suit Spider-Man, before Peter Parker discovered the suit’s “Dark Intent.” Will this new story shed new light on the “suit” that changed the entire face of the Marvel Universe landscape? Check out Symbiote Of Spiderman #1 in April to find out!

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Spawn Homage to Spider-man Covers - Todd McFarlane

Todd McFarlane is to comic books what brushes and paint are to an artist: essential. From his amazing run with Marvel and The Amazing Spider-Man, to his success in forming Image Comics, you can't talk about comic books without mentioning him. McFarlane has created some of the most iconic, breathtaking and memorable covers to multiple comic book titles over the years. The most talked about are far and away his work on The Amazing Spider-Man series, especially the set of covers #298-#301 that have been a comic book collectors “must have” for years now. #300 is still one of the most desired and purchased books on the market, with the mere mention of the title, exciting collectors. With such a legendary status and demand for his works, it comes as no surprise that McFarlane would pay respect to hist past fan favorite covers in his own incredibly popular series, Spawn. Fans have made these homages a smash hit, loving the nods to earlier works and the connection made between the two series.

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DCeased #1-6 Complete Cover Checklist (DC Comics)

What happens when the entire DC universe is bombarded with a horrible Techno Virus that transforms its infected into monsters of extreme violence? And what if all of Earth's superheroes are caught off guard by this horrible and destructive plague? Coming this May, fans of the DC universe will find out EXACTLY what happens. NY Times Bestseller Tom Taylor (Injustice, X-Men Red) along with illustrators Trevor Hairsine, James Harren, Stefano Gaudiano present this six-part series arriving in May. DCeased will leave the entire DC universe in shambles. How will Earth's greatest heroes save the day? Be sure to pick up your copy to find out!

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