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spiderprince

Subj: The series was completely retooled, with a different premise, creative team *and* variant covers for the whole first arc. Doesn't count.
Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 01:29:49 pm EST (Viewed 106 times)
Reply Subj: Re: icv2 numbers and month-to-month comparisons for Jan-Oct 2008...
Posted: Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 08:57:58 am EST (Viewed 103 times)


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> > > http://www.icv2.com/articles/news/13751.html
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> > > And, once all the variant covers are out of the way*, the orders end up... below 70k and falling once more. Exactly (to within one copy) where they were at the end of July. A typical "event" sales pattern.
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> > Thanks again for the data!
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> > It really does amaze me how accurately sales tend to go back right where they were after an event. Are there any recent examples, do you know (or does anyone know), of an event genuinely raising sales over the long term?
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> > -Comp
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> After Civil War sales of Thunderbolts went up and AFAIK remain higher now than they were prior to that event.





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