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Infinity is ambitious and confusing but beautifully drawn.
Looking at July’s sales figures, I was struck by the sales disparity between the first three chapters ofDC’s Trinity War event. Whereas the crossover’s first chapter, Justice League #22, sold over 110,000 copies to retailers, Justice League Dark #22, the third chapter of the event, sold only 61,500. If ICv2’s figures (or at least their ratios) are remotely accurate, only 56% of readers who read the first chapter of the event would have access to the third chapter. It’s an odd little statistic, one that speaks to the inherent flaw of multi-title crossover events: If retailers don’t significantly increase their orders, the readership is screwed.
Breaking out of Dark Horse Presents and into his own mini-series, Brain Boy launches this September. Though Brain Boy isn’t a Dark Horse creation, originally published by Dell Publishing in the sixties, Van Lente and Silva hope to take the hero to the next level.
As pointed out by Sue over at DCWomenKickiGass, DC intern, Vlad Kozinkerkov, misspelled two creator’s names in the November Solicitations for November 2013. The error was so egregoius that Vlad ended up changing the gender of each creater.
Thanks to everyone for the tips on this one, counter reset! Yes, spelling errors in article are intentional :-)