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Old April 7 2012, 07:57 PM   #73
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Re: Avengers Vs. X-Men -- Speculation, Spoilers, and Discussion

Hound of UIster wrote: View Post
He doesn't mention the problem that he is under intense pressure by his bosses to boost comic book sales while keeping costs [low]. The last round of layoffs there in the bullpen hasn't helped in that regards.
Very true. And it's not the Mouse that's driving that, it's Isaac Perlmutter. That article also mentions some of the things that Marvel does that sabotage their own financial success.

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If they had used Coipel or Adam Kubert for the first few, there would have been schedule problems for their later issues.
Good point.
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