On Wednesday, August 1, the online comic shop, dora merch online, closed its doors, with its store selling merchandise for $1.99 per page.
The store’s former owner, Marvel Comics, was the site’s second largest advertiser, with a whopping $3.8 million in revenue in 2017.
The comics store had been running for nearly five years, and in its five years of existence, doras merchandise has been sold more than 12 million comics.
However, its closure came just one day after a Canadian news outlet reported that Marvel had been in negotiations to purchase the company, and that negotiations had begun in earnest, with the two sides now in talks over the terms of a possible purchase.
With the comics store’s closure comes the return of a number of other Marvel-themed comic shops.
In February, the site was back online, but this time, the store’s owner had taken his site offline.
A few days later, the shop was back up and running.
This week, a new store called KFC Comics, which had previously been run by the now-defunct Marvel Comics Online, had also been shuttered.
KFC, which launched on July 27, 2018, has also been the subject of several takedown notices, with most of those being from the Canadian government.
While the Marvel store’s shuttering was not a total loss, the loss of another Marvel store means there are currently no online comic shops in Canada.
The future of comic book stores In 2017, Marvel announced that it would be closing its comic book shop in Vancouver.
However, Marvel’s announcement came with a catch, with it offering no explanation for the closure.
A spokesperson for the company said that the decision was made “to focus our energies on bringing Marvel Comics to a new and better online environment.”
It is unknown if there will be another Marvel shop in Canada in the future, but it is safe to assume that the company will have another outlet in the near future.
According to the Canada Revenue Agency, Canada has a population of approximately 11.2 million people, of whom 7.5 million live in the Lower Mainland and the Lower Provinces of Canada.
Of those, only about 3.3 million live within 50 kilometres of Vancouver.
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