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FOC 02.18.13

Mass Effect Library Edition: No one likes the price. Everyone likes the package and thinks we should carry at least one per store. Some stores will carry more. Mind Mgmt: Ridley Scott is signed on to produce a movie based on this series. Tempering the excitement, EVERYTHING has been optioned for a movie and Ridley Scott has about 400 projects on his slate. Still will generate some eBay sales buzz. Sledgehammer 44: Order and pull for Hellboy. Same writer, same cover artist, same flavor. There will be some push-back on #2 but #1 will likely sell decently. Star Wars: If you haven’t found the ceiling on this (sold out of #2 already) then order up again. This is our top selling Dark Horse book by more than a 2-1 margin. Batgirl: Fans couldn’t abandon this one fast enough as soon as DOTF was over. Throw in 2 fill-in issues and the sales will find a new low. Looking at pre-DOTF numbers. #12, and cutting a bit. Batman: DOTF brought back a lot of Batfans who hadn’t read the title in years. It’s been very good despite some disappointment in the end. Cutting by 15% but holding pretty steady. Batman Combo: I don’t know when the last time I mentioned this was but it’s worth a refresher – Coliseum doesn’t order digital comics for our stands. We don’t want to train out print customers to read comics online so it seems counterproductive to our sales to carry the very format they undermines print reading. Yes, digital may be bringing in new customers but let’s not encourage our print readers to...