Do Superhero Blockbusters Supercharge Comic Store Sales? [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Tammy Lam on June 11, 2012

Ah, summer. The barbecue, the pool, and nights spent in the air-conditioned movie theater. With superhero blockbusters like The Avengers currently raking in box office cash and long-anticipated installments like The Dark Knight Rises due to hit theaters soon, we wondered if the “super” effect that graphic novel-based movies have on ticket sales extended to comic book store sales, too.

Click on the graphic below to see what we found out from several comic book store owners.

comic stores and blockbusters

Infographic by Column Five

Tammy Lam is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.

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