Serendipity: downloading comics

Coincidentally, after recently reading so much about comic books and the comic book industry, an item is circulating around the net on the issue of downloading comics versus buying the paper versions. Comic books enter the world of file-sharing! But of course, here’s one situation in which the rationale of keeping digital copies is particularly compelling– comic books, not being in a digital, non-degrading format, suffer greatly from use, both physically and in monetary value. One fan justified downloading comics by noting that it’s one way to reread your favorite comic books without having to damage the originals. Read more:

Downloading comics: threat or menace?