There are those of you who have viewed the DC New 52 books with envy and suspicion. Which will be the break out books? Which will sell lot hot cakes and which will be left unmourned and unloved on ths shelves. Which is Anatomy Lesson, which is Rise Of Arsenal? And how much will it cost to make sure you get the gems? The whole month costs $155.48, remember…
So a number of shops are putting together deals to help you out. Here are a few…
Midtown Comics of New York will give you 40% off if you order the complete 52 book bundle. Though you need to order very soon. And for those who don't preorder, you can buy all the DCs out each week for 25% off the set.
Dragon's Den of Poughkeepsie lets people who prepay by the end of August get all 52 #1 for $100. With the Green Lantern, Action Comics, Batman and Flash variants plus a copy of JL #1 for the cover price of $17.
Lone Star Comics of Texas are giving loyalty programme points to those who order 13, 26, 39 and 52 books, with a giveaway T-shirt to those who order all 52.
Effin Comics, Drexil Hill of Pennsylvania gave 52% off to the first 13 people who prepaid for all 52 comics, with 47% to the next 13 (still some available), then 42%, then 37% off.
Pittsburgh Comics of Pittsburgh, Philadelphia is doing $99 for those who sign up for all 52, splitting the payment over four weeks.
Vintage Phoenix Comic Books of Indiana, if you prepay by August 15th you get the 52 for $101 with $102 for the #2s and $103 for the #3s.
Third Eye Comics of Annapolis, Maryland have printed 2500 post cards with all 52 #1 covers with Justice League #1 and the customer gets a stamp for every comic they buy 52 stamps gets them a $52 gift card.
Collectors Corner of Baltimore, Maryland give you $52 off if you preorder all 52 by the end of August. The total with sales tax will be $113.93
Little Shop Of Comics of New Jersey offers the following rewards.
13 Titles – $5 Little Shop Gift Card
26 Titles – $15 Little Shop Gift Card
39 Titles – $25 Little Shop Gift Card
52 Titles – $50 Little Shop Gift Card
Collector's Paradise in Canoga Park and Pasadena, California are doing all 52 first issues for $99 if you prepay before the end of the month or full price and they are returnable against credit.
And Ultimate Comics in North Carolina, Durham, is offering all 52 comics for a budget busting $52 if you order in advance, well below cost.
Might be worth asking your store if they've got a deal in mind…