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Holy Nut Sack On A Stick: Marvel’s SECRET EMPIRE Triple Ships in May

Written by GHERU on Tuesday, February 21 2017 and posted in News with Benefits

Holy Nut Sack On A Stick: Marvel’s SECRET EMPIRE Triple Ships in May

The first third of Marvel’s spring 2017 event will cost readers $14 in one month.


Source: Newsarama

SECRET EMPIRE Triple Ships in May!

It triple ships! That means three issues in one month.  A full third of the nine issue event out in one month.  On top of that, with issues #1 and #2 at $4.99 and #3 at $3.99, all of this will run $14.

Fourteen dollars for three comics! IN ONE MONTH! FOR 3 COMICS!

Reader: But, RU, it's a five week month!

RU: NO!

Reader: Page count.

RU: NO!

Add the 10 SECRET EMPIRE TIE-INS - coming in at $3.99 an issue - Marvel is banking on you spending $54 in May just on SECRET EMPIRE books alone because, as they see it, over-priced continual events are what will save the industry.

Fuck this shit.

I'd ask how we got here, but we all already know.

I'm not paying for any SECRET EMPIRE book. I'll just wait for CBR, Newsarama, or Dan Slott to let slip an approved spoiler for whatever completely temporary Marvel Universe core shaking retcon bullshit they try to force feed us as we all wait for the inevitable return to entropy and The Incredible Hulk...probably sometime around November 3rd.





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