Portland Mercury

March 26, 2014 9:20 PM

15 0

Portland Mercury

IT'S NOT LOOKING GOOD for fans of Veronica Mars. While the beloved TV show recently spawned a Kickstarter-funded movie, series creator Rob Thomas isn't done milking the franchise's fans: A new novel, The Thousand Dollar Tan Line, picks up on the continuity established by the Veronica Mars movie, plunking Veronica back in Neptune as a private eye.

Yes, I said "continuity": Veronica Mars is entering the realm of long-lived licenses that test fan loyalty by extending the lifespans (and exploiting the revenue potential) of popular characters. Get ready to know the pains of being a nerd, marshmallows.

Read more

To category page

Loading...