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Subj: Re: Marvel's Flashback Minus Ones
Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2020 at 05:21:48 pm EDT (Viewed 362 times)
Reply Subj: Re: Marvel's Flashback Minus Ones
Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2020 at 03:50:26 pm EDT (Viewed 325 times)

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I was trying to think of when I started hating it. I think when Team Titans debuted and they did 5 variants of issue #1. Each variant had a different cover (that's another thing I hate, variant covers) and had a "team" story for half the book and a "solo origin" story for the other half. The "team" story was the same in each variant and the "solo" story was different in each one. So you had six half-issues or three issues worth of story spread over five issues.

Just do a double-sized first issue and be done with it. Ridiculous.


Wow! That’s the worst example of customer gouging I’ve heard of in the comic industry. I don’t like all the variant covers either but at least you can still get the whole story without chasing variants. But what you just described was awful.