Quote of the day | Axel Alonso on Marvel, movies and comic readers

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“With every new movie that comes out, whether it’s good or bad, it whittles away this notion that comics are some ghetto for nerds. But our first and foremost responsibility is to tell good stories and to sell enough books and we keep our jobs. With all due respect to the movie studio, I’ve got to pay my own rent!”

— Marvel Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso, discussing his role overseeing comics
that may provide the source material for the company’s growing movie division