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The Walking Dead Gets A Price Change

Recently, The Walking Dead Volume 1 went out of print, which led to a mini-run on the trade paperback, with people paying slightly more for it. Turns out that’s going to be a permanent situation. Not the out-of-printness, but the …

What’s In Your Wallet? Choices Made At The Cash Register…

Jesse James writes for Bleeding Cool; I started in the comic book world in 1982 (12 years young) and the magic cover price for an issue was .60 cents. Coolness, .60 whole cents for full pages of excitement, thrills and …

Will DC Comics Drop Their UK Print Prices To Match Digital?

In the UK, there’s no real thing as a fixed price for an American comic book. Diamond UK sell comics to shops depending on the discount they qualify for and shops price accordingly, but unlike the US where you’ll pay …

In Praise Of… The $3.99 Comic

Month by month, Marvel and DC are putting out more and more $3.99 comics instead of the recent common price point, $2.99, despite low inflation and a slight reduction in demand in light of the current economy. Sales of individual …