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« Reply #30 on: April 01, 2019, 08:49:28 AM »

This is good news.  Now I can save some of these titles for later!
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« Reply #31 on: April 01, 2019, 11:25:12 AM »

This is good news.  Now I can save some of these titles for later!

Yep, yep, yep.  Smiley

Of course, then you will be like me, backlogged all to hell and back, but yeah, they will be there.

At least it will be a cheaper backlog, yeah?
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« Reply #32 on: April 01, 2019, 12:39:18 PM »

Wow!

I may be done with floppies forever!
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« Reply #33 on: April 01, 2019, 02:14:33 PM »

Wow!

I may be done with floppies forever!

I know I will be with the big two ... well ... soon. (Kinda have it pretty nice right now, but this certainly eases my fear)

If Image and Dark Horse were to do the same, have a flat fee to read all of their comics a couple months after they hit the shops, I think the industry would fall. It would for me at least

I don't see how, with creator payments, they could ever do that, but ya never know ...
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I think once some form of all digital output could be established for that creator owned stuff, the LCS would be gone and it would be Digital and Amazon for collections ONLY.
The way it should be if ya ask me. And I know that is not a popular opinion.
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« Reply #34 on: April 01, 2019, 03:43:11 PM »

I've been strictly digital for years now and have never looked back.  I occasionally buy a large hardback/omnibus for the bookshelf but that's very rare.  All my real reading is done digital.
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« Reply #35 on: April 01, 2019, 04:20:18 PM »

Yep, lots easier

And hey, no worry about space or damage when you go to sell them  Grin
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« Reply #36 on: April 09, 2019, 12:18:16 PM »

Looks like the time is now for me ... Even if it is just a small bit at first!

HERE

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« Reply #37 on: April 09, 2019, 04:40:03 PM »

Get ready for a lot of daddio's, Daddio.   Cheesy
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« Reply #38 on: June 16, 2019, 06:41:50 AM »

We are are officially getting the "one year after release" books on the DCU. Just saw where Snyder's Justice League #1 is now up.
YAY!!!
Now all I have to do is "PUT THAT DC BOOK DOWN" and wait a year
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« Reply #39 on: June 18, 2019, 07:38:54 PM »

Will DCU continue to run if WB is looking to 'reexamine' their media outlets? That's why I just decided to NOT pull the trigger and buy this now.

That, and I may wait for another sale time. Wink
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« Reply #40 on: June 19, 2019, 02:55:58 AM »

Will DCU continue to run if WB is looking to 'reexamine' their media outlets?

That is the question. I have heard it is still up in the air with what they are going to do, but I can't see them killing all the comics they just worked so hard to put up on the site, even if they do remove the videos/movies/shows/clips/etc...
I think they just move all the non-comics over to their WB Streaming service and keep the comics here at DCU. It just makes sense. Especially reading over the comments like I have for the past almost year. Lots of outcries for the full DC offering of comics. Not to much for series, other than Young Justice  Smiley, but most of the people that are paying are coming there to read the comics. At least, again, going by the comments section.
Just like Marvel has been making enough money to keep their MU up, I think DC will see the benefit.

But that could all be bullshit too and they jerk everything away to the new WB site by September
 Cheesy

We do know, or at least can have high expectations, that the comics side of things will be up for at least two or three more months, so there is really no reason not to go the monthly route until the decision is made. Sure, it is a little bit more at $8 a month (vs the yearly price of $75 bucks, already cheaper than MU, which comes out to be about $6.25 a month), but just think of all the comics you could read in a months time ... all with the cost of two comics? Hell, even if you only read 3 comics ... any 3 comics ... 3 Shazam comics .... 3 Legion of Super Heroes comics  Wink ... you get value.
Just think, if you read just one DC comic on that site a week, you made out. Great value, especially now that a ton of older Detective Comics and the LoSH is up
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Just my "onion"
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