Numbers in Dialogue – TIP

Numbers in comic dialogue? Numerals in names & dates for sure. Comic dialogue/caption space is PRIME REAL ESTATE. My quick and dirty rule, write it out if it’s short-6 letters or less-otherwise use numerals. ▪

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Nick Macari is a full-time freelance story consultant, developmental editor and writer, working primarily in the independent gaming and comic markets. His first published comic appeared on shelves via Diamond in the late 90’s. Today you can find his comic work on comixology, amazon and in select stores around the U.S.  Visit for social media contacts and news on his latest releases.