PRESS RELEASE – Marvel Entertainment, publisher of the most famous Super Heroes in the world — Spider-Man, Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, and more, today join forces with Italian publisher, Panini Comics, to launch a vast library of digital Marvel collections and trades individually in French, German, and Italian.
Here’s something I didn’t expect to see this morning, SAG-AFTRA has gone on strike against video game companies after failing to get a new contract in place for its voice actors.
Last week, we learned DC Comics was able to snag the top publishing spot in September 2016 with eight titles in the top ten. Today, we have a rundown of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market during the month.
Diamond Comic Distributors has announced DC Comics took the top spot once again in September for comics released in the direct market. Is this the sign of a major market change, or is the apocalypse upon us all!?
PRESS RELEASE – ComicBlitz, the “All You Can Eat” subscription service, announce a partnership with IDW Publishing, as a digital distributor for the premier comics publisher. Hundreds of comics and graphic novels will be rolling out over the next few months on the platform, starting today with over 125 issues of titles such as Transformers, GI Joe, Star Trek, My Little Pony, Dungeons & Dragons, Locke & Key, The Crow, Angel, Judge Dredd and more. Upcoming titles include 30 Days of Night, Jem and The Holograms, Angry Birds, Skylanders, Samurai Jack, The Maxx, Danger Girl, and even more from the
PRESS RELEASE – Award-winning Magnetic Press becomes the Magnetic Collection at Lion Forge Comics. Effective September 30, The Lion Forge, LLC acquires the assets of Magnetic Press, Inc.
Dark Horse is proud to announce the promotion of Melissa Lomax to the role of director of Marketing.
DC Comics has announced it has hired Christian Wildgoose as the new artist for the Batgirl series.
PRESS RELEASE – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, has tapped the premiere global licensing and brand management firm Evolution USA, LLC as its new licensing agent.
PRESS RELEASE – DC Entertainment continues to expand its roster of top name talent, announcing today that it has reached an agreement with writer Sam Humphries (GREEN LANTERNS) to create comic book content solely for the publisher’s DC and Vertigo imprints.
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the list of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market in August 2016. In a month when over 10 million comics arrived in comic shops and speciality stores, this list will most definitely be scrutinized by a number of online commenters.
IDW Publishing today announced some exciting editorial shifts with a major promotion and a new hire.
PRESS RELEASE – Dark Horse is proud to announce that one of the most eagerly anticipated and unusual books of the year, Angel Catbird Volume 1, by the Man Booker Award-winning author Margaret Atwood, artist Johnnie Christmas, colorist Tamra Bonvillain and letterer Nate Piekos of Blambot, will debut as the #1 Hardcover Graphic Novel on the New York Times bestseller list for September 25.