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Boom Studioscomic conventionLong Beach Comic Con

If you are looking for something to do this weekend,  make the trek to Long Beach, California to check out what is going on, and to stop at the Boom! Studios booth (#464) to meet with creators and pick up the limited edition Incredibles #1, which is exclusive to the show.  Boom! sent Major Spoilers a run down of the panels and signing schedule that you can see after the jump.

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Boom StudiosSneak Peek

Boom! Studios is set to unleash a tale of bloody revenge this November with the debut of Nola #1.  The four issue series is written by writer/director Chris Gorak. After cheating death, Nola Thomas wakes up alone in a deserted New Orleans hospital. Bruised, broken, and badly burned, she emerges from the flood waters of Hurricane Katrina with one thing on her mind…revenge.

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Archie Comicscomic conventionsan diego

If anyone is interested in having their stuff looked at, Mike Pellerito, managing editor for Archie Comics, will conduct a portfolio review at the comic convention on Saturday, July 25, 2009 from 2:00 until 3:00 pm.  Archie Comics is located at booth #5332. via Archie Comics

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Boom StudiosSneak Peek

Boom! Studios has a new series launching in June, and the company has sent Major Spoilers the announcement about the title, as well as a sneak peek of Dead Run by Andrew Cosby and Michael Alan Nelson.

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Boom Studioscomic conventionEmerald City ComiCon

Those heading up to the Emerald City ComiCon this weekend in Seattle, Washington, should stop by the Boom! Studios booth, say “Hi” to everyone working, and get some autographs from the creators on hand.  Boom! sent Major Spoilers the breakdown of the show exclusives, and word on the panel it is hosting Saturday afternoon.

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Marc GuggenheimOni PressPress Release

Press Release From the writer of YOUNG X-MEN, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, and the co-creator of television’s ELI STONE comes a science fiction epic that explores the aftermath of Earth’s most brutal conflict. For ten years the alien invaders have laid waste to our planet, but now they’ve vanished, leaving the survivors with two questions – “Where did they go?” and “Where does humanity go from here?” It’s existential questions with alien-fueled intrigue, and there’s no better time to get on board as Oni Press is proud to announce its Gold Sponsorship for this years FREE COMIC BOOK DAY coupled with a

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Boom StudiosFarscapeReprint

LOS ANGELES – January 5th, 2008 – BOOM! Studios announced today that after selling out in five days, FARSCAPE #1 will be receiving a second printing. The second print will have a slightly altered cover to distinguish itself from the first printing. Diamond Comics Distributors will make the second printing of FARSCAPE #1 available on January 14th, at that time the second printing’s code will open for orders, and a Diamond Daily article will also run that day alerting retailers to its availability. FARSCAPE #1 second print has a tentative street date of February 4th. “All of us involved with

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Archie Comics

Archie Comics has announced it has promoted Victor Gorelick to Co-President/Editor-In-Chief, Fred Mausser as Co-President/Director of Circulation, and Michael Pellerito as Vice-President/Managing Editor. Gorelick and Mausser indicated they are extremely confident in the continuing success of these true American icons (Archie, Betty, Chuck, Jughead, Veronica and Friends), and are developing plans to bring additional projects to fruition in the near future. The potential of the Archie Comics’ stable of properties has never been brighter. “We’re very thankful for the trust placed in us by the Estates of Richard Goldwater and Michael Silberkleit. We’re also extremely confident in the future of

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Archie ComicsjugheadSneak PeekVeronica

Here’s another round of sneak peeks from Archie Comics arriving in stores next week. This week’s previews includ Archie’s Double Digrest #193, Jughead & Friends #30, Pals-N-Gals Double Digest #126 and Veronica #191.

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Boom StudiosPress Release

Boom! Studios has announced Matt Gagnon has been promoted to Managing Editor of Boom! Studios.  Gagnon first started at Boom! as the editor of the Farscape comic line.  He will be under the supervision of EOC Mark Waid as he moves into his new position. “Matt Gagnon is like the Michael Clayton of comics. At his previous job at Meltdown, I saw him in action, making things happen and fixing problems. At BOOM! he’s done the same thing, to the point where I probably ought to start fearing for my job,” said BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief Mark Waid. Hopefully Mr. Waid

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Image ComicsPress Release

This was announced last weekend at Wizard World Chicago, but I hadn’t gotten around to writing anything about it until the official press release came out. Press Release July 1 2008 (Berkeley, CA) – As announced at Wizard World Chicago this weekend, Image Comics Publisher Erik Larsen is stepping down from his current position and will be replaced by Executive Director Eric Stephenson, effective immediately.

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