Why Do So Many US Comic Shops Struggle to Stock & Sell Manga?

Traditionally clubhouses for superhero fans, can N. American comic shops be more welcoming to manga readers (and buyers)?


  1. A day or so after posting this other Twitter talk, "Dear American Comics: Here's Why You're Losing Readers to Anime and Manga," I got this comment tweeted to me from Menachem Luchins, proprietor of Escape Pod Comics in Long Island, NY. He said:
  2. "Rather than be upset that WE DO have most of this stuff in US comics, I want to figure out WHY no one seems to know"
  3. Blech. Yeah. The Beanie Babies of the 2010's. Make it stop, please.
  4. Superstar comics creator Rob Liefeld (Deadpool) replied,