Actually that comic sold okay…I just couldn’t resist the joke.

§ October 16th, 2011 § Filed under advertising, retailing § 3 Comments

Turned up a few more promo things during our post Augean stable-cleaning in the backroom:

From 1998, a “Batman: Cataclysm” event flyer:


…Probably could have reused that slogan to plug that one scene in the new Catwoman #1! Hey-oh!

From 1994 comes one of those signs that you’d slip behind a comic when it was on the rack:


It was never time for this.

(Okay, okay, actually for a non-founder Image title, it did better than expected. Save the hate mail.)

And from 1993, a little announcement card for Marc Hempel’s Gregory…the front:


…and inside:


This is both amusing and depressing, which sums up the Gregory comics quite well, actually.

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