Published December 30, 2020

The Inside Story of Kate Bishop and the 'West Coast Avengers'

Superstar writer Kelly Thompson details her run alongside Hawkeye(s) and the WCA on 'Marvel's Pull List'!

Fill your quivers with a new Marvel's Pull List, True Believers!

This week, Ryan "Agent M" Penagos and Tucker Markus welcome star scribe Kelly Thompson to break down her run alongside Kate BishopClint Barton, Gwenpool, America Chavez, Kid Omega, and Fuse in the wondrous WEST COAST AVENGERS (2018)!


In this flashback interview, Kelly details her passion for these characters, the origins of internet celebrity Jeff the Land Shark, and what makes writing Hawkeye (both of 'em) so special. 

Take a trip to the west coast right here!

West Coast Avengers (2018) #1

West Coast Avengers (2018) #1

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And dig into Kelly's modern classic take on Kate Bishop here!

Hawkeye (2016) #1

Hawkeye (2016) #1

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And that's not all! In addition to the Hawkeye hang, Ryan and Tucker also preview every new Marvel comic arriving to your local comic shop today! Here's the full rundown of what's hitting shelves this week...

New Comics

  • Amazing Spider-Man #55 
  • Avengers #40 
  • Ghost Rider: Return of Vengeance #1 
  • King in Black: Iron Man / Doctor Doom #1 
  • King in Black: Namor #2 
  • Power Pack #2 
  • Shang-Chi #4 
  • Werewolf by Night #3 
  • Wolverine #8 
  • X-Men #16 

Print Collections 

  • X-Factor by Leah Williams Vol. 1 TP 
  • Spider-Man Noir: Twilight in Babylon TP 
  • Eternals by Gaiman & Romita Jr. HC 

Tune in to the episode here!

You can grab these comics and more digitally or at your favorite local comic book shop. Be sure to ask your local shop about their current business policies to observe social distancing or other services they may offer, including holding or creating pull lists, curbside pick-ups, special deliveries, and other options to accommodate. Find and support your local comic book shop at ComicShopLocator.com or by visiting Marvel.com/LoveComicShops.

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