Re: DC's New 52: Reviews and Discussion (Spoilers welcolme and likely)
I still feel like this was done as a sales grab [...]
Well, duh! It worked
The comic book industry is dying a slow death. Marvel and DC are desperate to get new/retain old readers. Stunts like rebooting or having "big events" are their best hopes at the moment.
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