Marvel lowers Canadian pricing, announces 'Alpha Flight' return

Mon, October 13th, 2003 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
Jonah Weiland, Founder/Former Owner

[Alpha Flight]Canadian fans of Marvel Comics have two things to be happy about this Monday. In a press release sent out today, Marvel Comics announced that the company would lowering the Canadian cover price by at least .50 cents and up to $1 on most Marvel titles beginning with books on sale December 5th. The new Canadian price structure is:

Canadian Price

Canadian Price

$0.75 $0.85
$1.50 $1.60
$3.25 $3.75
$3.50 $4.00
$4.25 $4.75
$5.00 $5.75
$5.75 $6.50
$7.00 $7.95
$8.50 $9.50

Marvel noted that these changes do not affect the price of Marvel graphic novels.

But that wasn't all the good news there was to be had for Canadian comic fans. The release ended with a note stating the Canadian super-team Alpha Flight would be returning in an all new ongoing series next year. No further details were included.

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