BRAND PROFILE: Viz - Licensing.biz

BRAND PROFILE: Viz

It may be 30 years old, but the appeal of Viz is stronger than ever. We take a look at its plans in the licensing arena.
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Created in 1979 with an initial print run of 150, Viz quickly became a national sensation with its circulation peaking in the late 1980s at 1.3 million per issue. This made it the third highest selling magazine in the UK and made household names of characters such as Sid the Sexist and Roger Mellie and, arguably, paving the way for lads’ mags like Loaded.

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