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Brigid Alverson at Comicbook Resources posts an article on the comiXology iPhone application and how it may provide retailers with a service that allows them to make informed decisions about stock ordering. This sounds like a small thing, however;

Consider the problem: Most comics are only available in comics stores, not on the mass market; prospective readers must often pre-order comics sight unseen; and Diamond won’t carry comics that don’t meet certain minimums. The barrier for new comics is getting higher, and readers have fewer opportunities to discover new comics.

Written by The Department of Illustration

August 18, 2009 at 6:29 am

Posted in Comics, News, Recession

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