As evidenced by the fact that I still have the occasional nightmare about missing order deadlines, I worked at a comic book store for six years. During that time, I became pretty familiar with the struggles and annoyances that retailers go through, and even though I haven't been on that side of things for a while now, I'm still interested in the things that make it easier for the people running the shops to get comics into the hands of the customers
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Q: Pardon if you've already been asked and responded, but is there anything you especially miss about working in a local comic shop? -- @cyberpilate
A: No.Okay, maybe that's a slight exaggeration. For those of you who don't know, before I switched to the freelance writing career th
With DC Comics' line-wide relaunch kicking off next week, the industry has been holding its collective breath wondering whether the publisher's gambit will be rewarded with sales proportional to the event's robust marketing efforts