1/9/13 is this week's comic book release day (also known as Wednesday.) But Avengers #3 is slated to release on the 12th which is this Saturday. Of course there are always exceptions to the release day rule, but I don't see the reason for this one. Marvel's whole release schedule this month is pretty screwed up and I'm not sure why. Wednesday is usually the only day of the week I go out to the LCS, and having to make a second trip in one week is pretty inconvenient (especially for just one book.) Does anyone have some insight into this?
Why is Avengers #3 being released this Saturday?
@JakeN7 I didn't realize that about Avengers #3 but that is crazy. I know i've been wondering the same thing about Marvel's release dates too. I like how with DC Comics you can pretty much figure out what week of the month a certin book is coming out and the ones that are released at the same time. Marvel is all jacked up. I think Uncanny Avengers #1 was released several months ago and they haven't released the third one yet. and i agree with @Reignmaker, someone at Marvel needs a slap in the face. GET IT TOGETHER. Be consistant.
I heard it's supposed to come out tomorrow, the 9th. This Ebay shop seems to agree: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AVENGERS-3-NM-M-NEW-FROM-MARVEL-NOW-/190770760909?pt=UK_Books_Comics_Magazines_US_Comics_ET&hash=item2c6ad2cccd
Yeah but it's not listed on comiclist for 1/9/13: http://www.comiclist.com/index.php
These places says it's the 12th: http://www.comicbookresources.com/?page=preview&id=14660
These places say it's the 16th: http://marvel.wikia.com/Avengers_Vol_5_3
But it's still not listed for the 16th from comiclist: http://www.comiclist.com/index.php/newreleases/next-week
And Marvel's official calendar does not have it listed for this week or the next one: http://marvel.com/comic_books/calendar
It's all very confusing. I remember seeing a date of 1/12/13 at plenty of other places as well but I can't find them now.
@Cap10nate: I'll probably cancel my Ebay order then. I ordered Avengers Assemble #11 too, but it's apparently out on the 16th, and not the 9th as advertised. I was going to a comic book shop on the 23rd anyway for most of my monthlies so I'll just get them then.
Thanks for your help. :)
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