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Boom Studios

Those guys and gals over at Boom! Studios are a pretty smart bunch. If you follow all the news they put out (nearly all of it here on the Major Spoilers site), you’ll notice an interesting trend, and can connect the dots to what is happening next in the company and the industry as a whole. The Disney/Boom! Kids deal didn’t come as a shock, and with the latest news that Boom! has signed an agreement with Harper Collins Canada, shifting trends with the distribution market could be hidden in the company press release. We are extremely excited about this

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Diamond Comic Distributors

Diamond Book Distributors has announced two distribution deals.  The first is with Miami Book Fair International to help promote the Fair’s upcoming graphic novel event that runs from November 9-16 at the Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus. This year’s Book Fair will bring a new feature for fair goers as graphic novel creators and comics artists take up residence on fair grounds.  The graphic novel format, which has seen a recent explosion in sales in North America, has its roots firmly planted in comics history. As part of 25th anniversary celebrations, the organizers of Miami Book Fair International have partnered

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Dark Horse ComicsMoviesUniversal Pictures

Somehow I missed this story from Friday, but Dark Horse Comics and Universal Pictures have signed a three year production and distribution agreement. Under the terms of the deal, Universal would have creative access to all Dark Horse characters and properties, as well as any material that Dark Horse might acquire on its own and want to develop as a motion picture. In addition, Dark Horse would have the opportunity to distribute movies through Universal. Currently Hellboy II: The Golden Army will be released through Universal Pictures on July 11, 2008. Mike Richardson, founder and President of Dark Horse said

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