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.
PRESS RELEASE: After twenty-two years with the publisher, Dark Horse’s vice president of book trade sales, Michael Martens, will step down, effective September 1. Michael spearheaded Dark Horse Comics’ expansion in the bookstore market, most recently in association with Penguin Random House Publisher Services. During his tenure with the company, Michael helped Dark Horse to continuously improve sales in the book market.
Are you looking for a job in comics? Do you have sales experience? Oni Press is looking to hire a sales manager.
It was only a few years ago that DC Entertainment changed up its logo to the pealing D. A lot of people complained about it then, but seeing how the company has used the logo, I’ve grown used to it. I wonder what the Internet will think now that the logo has changed again?
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the rundown of the top 300 Comics sold in the direct market in April 2016. I hate to say it is more of the same, but really, it is another moth of more of the same, with DC only listing two comics in the Top 10.
PRESS RELEASE: Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and James Spence Authentication (JSA) today announced a partnership by which Wizard World Comic Con attendees can utilize the services of the leader in autograph authentication on line or at the autograph kiosk at Wizard World events beginning this weekend in Des Moines and June 2-5 in Philadelphia.
Oni Press, Portland’s premier independent comic book publisher, is proud to announce Limerence Press, a new erotic and sex education comics imprint focused on positive, diverse, and approachable stories that reflect a wide variety of emotional and intimate experiences. Limerence Press is launching with printed editions of volumes 1–3 of Oh Joy Sex Toy, a popular sex education and sex toy review webcomic by creators by Erika Moen and Matthew Nolan.
PRESS RELEASE: hoopla digital (hoopladigital.com), the category-creating mobile and online service for public libraries, today announced a new content agreement with Archie Comics, the leading mass market comic book publisher in the world and home to the largest independent library of superhero characters.
PRESS RELEASE: Fresh off the heels of the DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH event held at WonderCon in Los Angeles in March, DC Entertainment announced today that it has reached an agreement with Joshua Williamson to create comic book content solely for the company’s DC Comics and Vertigo imprints. In addition to launching THE FLASH in June, Williamson will also make his Vertigo debut in September with FROSTBITE, a new six-issue miniseries joining the title lineup. Jason Shawn Alexander (Batman: Arkham City, The Empty Zone) will accompany Williamson on the book, handling art duties.