CBR: Archie Plans Its Digital Future
With a long-standing day-and-date policy, a wide range of platforms and digital-only exclusives, Archie Comics is on top of the digital comics game as CEO Jon Goldwater waits for the full promise to pay off.
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Bravo to Archie!
While Marvel and DC stand on the docks dipping their toes in the digital waters Archie dove right in offering day/date AND a VERY friendly consumer price point.
The catalog of titles and offerings DC and Marvel sits on is staggering and their reluctancy to acknowledge that their pricing is not consumer friendly is really frustrating when we see a company like Archie making bold efforts and other successful platforms like iTunes selling music, movies, etc. and doing VERY well.
Hopefully it's a matter of time that the big 2 will make more big moves but until then it's great to see Archie being a true trail blazer!