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Old 04-21-2017, 11:09 AM   #101
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Wraparound art on the spine is distracting as it is. Death of Superman Omnibus does the same thing.
I wonder why DC doesn't have a standardized way of doing their omnibuses like Marvel? It really doesn't bother me too much, but if I were to give my preference it would be the way marvel does it; simple and classic.
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Old 04-21-2017, 01:03 PM   #102
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As an owner of every Marvel Omni until January 2016, I actually like DC's non-standardized spines, as that gives my library a nice colorful variety and it obviously helps single out each volume. It's just that I find that Kelley Jones cover art awful, and it pains me to know I'm going to see that embarrassingly ridiculous Joker in particular every time I (or other people) look at it.
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Old 04-21-2017, 01:31 PM   #103
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DC has a standardized spine for their golden, silver and bronze age omnibuses.
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Old 04-21-2017, 02:34 PM   #104
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As an owner of every Marvel Omni until January 2016, I actually like DC's non-standardized spines, as that gives my library a nice colorful variety and it obviously helps single out each volume. It's just that I find that Kelley Jones cover art awful, and it pains me to know I'm going to see that embarrassingly ridiculous Joker in particular every time I (or other people) look at it.
That's hardcore man. I think I prefer uniformity with collected volumes.
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Old 04-21-2017, 03:16 PM   #105
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DC has a standardized spine for their golden, silver and bronze age omnibuses.
Yeah, they do... now. I still have Flash Vol. 1, JLA Vol. 1 and Green Lantern Vol. 1 & 2 with their previous non-standardized dust jackets. Sigh.

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That's hardcore man. I think I prefer uniformity with collected volumes.
It really irks me.

And I liked uniformity before, but once you have a whole wall of big black spines (which was all Marvel was doing initially), it ends up being rather boring. At least to me.
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Old 05-16-2017, 03:32 PM   #106
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Old 05-16-2017, 06:52 PM   #107
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Old 05-17-2017, 10:30 AM   #108
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Seems like omnibus have become the new statue around here.
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