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Kick off the New Year by discovering the world of theÂ Marvel Comics appÂ and receiving a $5.00 coupon for your local comic store! Thatâ€™s right, if you purchase* a comic on theÂ Marvel Comics appÂ on January 7, between 12:01 AM EST and 11:59 PM EST, you will be e-mailed a coupon (on January 8)** valued at five dollars to be used for any Marvel comics purchase at your local comic store. Please note that only one coupon is available per user during this limited-time offer and may only be redeemed at select comic shops..***
â€œWeâ€™re big believers that everything we do with theÂ Marvel Comics appÂ brings new fans to our great medium and we want to make sure those same fans discover theÂ great comic book stores out there,â€ said David Gabriel, Senior Vice-President of Sales, Marvel Entertainment. â€œFor our fans, this is a great chance to digitally try out a new series youâ€™ve heard aboutâ€”and get a great coupon to use on the Marvel comics you buy at your local shop each Wednesday!â€
In 2011, Marvel Comics continued its innovation in the world of digital comics, offering free digital copies with the purchase of select print comics at no extra cost; offering unparalleled retailer incentives related to digital comics redemptions; and announcing plans to include codes for free digital copies with the Marvel: Season OneÂ graphic novels and all Ultimate Comics series in 2012.
â€œAs we continue to grow the digital comics world, we want to make sure itâ€™s always to the benefit of the medium and our comic shop retail partners,â€ said Peter Phillips, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Marvel Digital Media Group. â€œThis coupon is a great way for us to let more of our fans know about their local comic store and incentivize them to make the trip there. At the end of the day, our goals in the print and digital mediums are the sameâ€”bring more fans to comics.â€
This weekend, thereâ€™s only one place to be for the canâ€™t-miss Marvel deal of yearâ€”purchase a comic on theÂ Marvel Comics appÂ and get your $5.00 coupon for use at your local comic store!
For more information about this promotion, including terms and conditions, please go toÂ http://marvel.com/help/category/26.
For assistance in redeeming the coupon, please go toÂ http://new.emoviecash.com/contactÂ or call 212-576-4889.
*To receive this coupon you must be logged in with a Marvel account. If you donâ€™t have an account, go register for free in the â€˜My Comicsâ€™ section of the Marvel Comics app or at Marvel.com.
**This coupon expires on February 6, Â 2012 at 11:59PM EST.
***Fans: The e-mail containing your coupon will also include a link to help you find the closest qualifying store(s).
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