Official: It’s A Glitch – And It’s Being Fixed

"It's Criminal, it really is."

Sorry folks.

I have it on good authority from Diamond Book Distributors that the current state of Amazon.com – where most of the books in the Top 100 are now comics books, oversized graphic novels priced at $8.34 and $14.99 no matter what the original price (sometimes up to $125) – is a glitch.

And it’s being fixed.

In all likelihood if your order is being processed, then you’re getting those books at that price and someone will probably have to eat the difference. If not, expect to get a firm but polite email from Amazon explaining that you won’t be getting these books at the price you ordered them at – though you are welcome to purchase them at the usual discount rate.

It’s been a weird wild ride at Bleeding Cool today, with all sorts of people cming out of the woodwork to order new shelves worth of comics.

But if there is a lesson here, it’s this. Comics are too expensive, You make them cheaper, much cheaper, and people will buy them. Buy lots of them. Buy them more than anything on Amazon.

You don’t and they won’t. Unless it’s Twilight.

Skybound Director Of Business Development Sells His Personal Copy Of The Walking Dead #1 (UPDATE)

gotham-villains

A First Look At B.D. Wong As Gotham’s Hugo Strange

Evangelion: You Can(not) Get Over It – LOOK! IT MOVES! By Adisakdi Tantimedh

‘Has The Human Centipede Taught Us Nothing?’ Alan Moore Answers Questions About Cinema Purgatorio For Bleeding Cool

Margot Robbie Needs Spellcheck When Giving Tattoos

tumblr_mqpsf116Dw1spaqpio1_500

Which One Is A Official Homo-Erotic Deadpool Image? And Which Isn’t?

mdnwd

Aubrey Plaza And Anna Kendrick Cause Trouble In Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates Trailer

Ahead Of ComicsPRO – A Look At A&A: The Adventures Of Archer & Armstrong

the-lobsterfarrell

Colin Ferrell In Danger Of Becoming The Lobster In New Trailer

big_hero_6_movie-1366x768 (3)

Daniel Gerson, Screenwriter On Monsters, Inc. And Big Hero Six Dies At Age 49