Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/washington/news.aspx?id=129587
Story Retrieval Date: 5/22/2013 5:47:53 PM CST
Comic book stores may need a superhero to pull them out of a recession. One comic book storeowner describes the strains the economy has placed on his business. But the economy may not be the only threat to the current model. Many are fearful that digital comics will take a bigger bite out of their profits.