The Round-Up (7/18/12)

The Round-Up, 7.18.12 Edition

Welcome to The Round-Up! This week, we kick things off with Sarah Moran’s take on Saga #5. ***** SAGA #5 / Written by BRIAN K. VAUGHAN / Art by FIONA STAPLES / Published by IMAGE COMICS Review by SARAH MORAN Only five issues in and Saga is already one of my favorite books. Every character, every place in Brian […]

Tales From Counter-Earth: Solicitation Solutions

Tales From Counter-Earth: Solicitation Solutions

In the last edition of “Tales from Counter-Earth,” I discussed the Previews Problem and the reasons why the current solicitation model for comic books is broken. Direct Market retailers and consumers have access to the same catalog for ordering comics and memorabilia and this leads to a few conflicts. This is unlike any other industry […]