What We Are Learning From The Image Expo Keynote Address From Eric Stephenson

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The stage is set…

Image sold 38% more comics 2011 to 2012, again up 38% in last 6 months. And that bookstores are now a larger market for Image than comic shops.

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But they were the second highest supplier of trade paperbacks and graphic novels to the comic book store market, behind DC Comics.

I wonder how much of that is Walking Dead?
I'm going to turn on the liveblogging software on this thing. Should have thought of that before…

 

 

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