I’m becoming increasingly fascinated with comics as a genre and a phenomenon. And on top of that, I’ve heard complaints from involved comics fans about the strange moves large companies make to attract Elusive New Readers ™, many of which seem to really tick off the people that have been supporting their favorite comics (and forking over cash) for years.
So I’ve decided to throw my hat into the ring – what does an “ENR” think? Would I buy/read this? What’s the first impression from someone who has pretty much no brand loyalty? Also, where are comics that are attractive to newbies, and what are they doing differently?
So here we go!