PRESS RELEASE: Dark Horse is pleased to announce the promotion of Mark Bernardi to vice president of book trade and digital sales. Bernardi spearheaded the development and launch of the Dark Horse Digital website and apps, as well as the sales of Dark Horse books on Amazon, Comixology, iBooks, and other major platforms. During his tenure with the company, Bernardi has played many roles in the book trade, from sales and inventory analysis, marketing support, and selling hurts and remainders to managing the digital-book side of Dark Horse’s relationship with Penguin Random House.
PRESS RELEASE: VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, has announced its participation at the upcoming Licensing Expo 2016. Licensing Expo 2016 is the world’s largest and most influential annual licensing industry event and takes place June 21st – 23rd at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. VIZ Media will be located in Booth #K226.
With Voltron, and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers filling up the comic book spinner rack, it was only a matter of time before Robotech made it to the big time.
If you strolled down to your local Hastings, hoping to find a bunch of new comics to pick up, you may have seen a notice that not only would the store not be getting any new comics, but all comics in stock were on sale for a deep discount.
PRESS RELEASE: IDW Media Holdings (OTC PINK: IDWM) has appointed Managing Partner of Raging Capital Management, Kenneth H. Traub, to its board of directors.
With Hasting officially filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, the filing documents show just how much is owed to its suppliers of pop culture merchandise. With millions owed, will this have a bigger impact on some of our favorite pop culture companies?
The headline says it all. This could be really a really great business deal.
Hastings, the largest comic book chain store in the United States, is in a spot of trouble, and if something doesn’t happen in the next 60 days, the chain store may be forced to close.
PRESS RELEASE: Zenescope Entertainment and Kings Comics of Sydney, Australia have joined forces to get more books in the hands of fans across Australia. The two companies plan to increase the number of titles and Exclusive Covers available beginning with expanded exposure for the Philadelphia-based publisher at the Oz Comic Con – Melbourne Show on June 11th-12th followed by Sydney Supanova Expo on June 17-19.
PRESS RELEASE: VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, continues to expand consumer product licenses for the hit anime/manga action property, ONE-PUNCH MAN.
DC Entertainment has announced Dan Abnett has signed an exclusive agreement to write for DC Entertainment.
It was only a matter of time before comiXology introduced a monthly subscription plan for reading digital comics, and the $5.99 price tag seems like a great entry point for those wanting to explore a large selection of comics.