ReedPOP acquired the MCM Comic Con. The acquisition takes effect immediately and its impact will begin to be seen and felt on all 2018 events.
WizKids has announced a multi-year partnership with fantasy miniatures company, Games Workshop. The new partnership allows WizKids to take the Warhammer 40,000 and expand it to board games, Dice Building Games, and more.
Valiant Entertainment has announced a new partnership with Pedastudio, which will license and distribute its titles across Africa.
Alterna Comics is really trying to address the distribution and price model of comics. The latest has the company sending comics to bookstore chains.
It’s time once again to see how well your favorite comics did in the month of September. It should come as no surprise that Marvel Legacy #1 took the top spot, DC had seven comics in the top ten.
It was another hard month for the direct comic book market in September. According to the most recent report from Diamond Comic Distributors, overall single issues slumped 6.07% compared to August 2017, while graphic novel sales dropped 13.14%.
Alterna Comics has partnered with Stairway to Heaven Comics and Friendly Neighborhood Comics to create a series of commercials that will air in October and November.
Oni Press has teamed with Simon & Schuster for worldwide distribution for the publisher’s comic books and graphic novels.
While there is talk about rebooting the Charlie’s Angels movie franchise, Dynamite Entertainment is moving forward with a Charlie’s Angels comic book series.
PRESS RELEASE Lucasfilm announced today that they are teaming up with six of the world’s most well-known brands—Christian Louboutin, General Mills, Nissan, Royal Philips, Verizon and VIZIO—for the launch of an extensive global promotional campaign in support of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, opening on December 15.
PRESS RELEASE From Michael Moorcock’s Elric, and Enki Bilal’s The Nikopol Trilogy, to Snowpiercer and The Death of Stalin, which inspired major movies, Titan Comics has led the way in high quality, innovative translated editions aimed at a US audience.
Even though Dark Nights: Metal #1 sold 250,000 copies to the direct market, overall comic sales were down quite a bit in August 2017. Take the jump for a breakdown of the top 300 comics sold in the direct market last month.