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As Marvel Drop "Buy Physical, Get Digital" Codes, DC Pick Them Up, As Monthly Superhero Comics Go $3.99

bagirl-bop-cv-9Bleeding Cool was the first to tell you that, in April, DC Comics is increasing the price of their monthly superhero titles to $3.99, while the price for the twice-monthly comics stays at $2.99.

Well in a press release, DC Comics has confirmed the news but have added that the fifteen titles that move from $2.99 to $3.99 will include a digital download code for that very issue.

This "Buy Physical Get Digital" approach was just the one that Marvel have now abandoned, in favour of a giving away three classic digital comics each week to anyone who buys a Marvel $3.99 title.


In April, you will be able to find the codes in the following now-$3.99 titles Batgirl, Batgirl & The Birds of Prey, Batman Beyond, Batwoman, Blue Beetle, Cyborg, The Hellblazer, New Super-Man, Red Hood & The Outlaws, Super Sons, Supergirl, Superwoman, Teen Titans, Titans, Trinity and in the pre-existing $4.99 title All-Star Batman.

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Rich JohnstonAbout Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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