Valiant Joins Diamond’s FInal Order Cut-Off Club In February

At NYCC, it was announced that Boom!, Dynamite and Valiant would be joining the Final Order Cut-Off or FOC programme at Diamond Comic Distributors. Dynamite in November, Boom! in December and Valiant at… some point.

That point, apparently, is now. Or rather in February. Products shipping on the last week in February will have an FOC for the first Monday in February.

As well as the new guys, Valiant will also join Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, Image, IDW and Oni in the FOC stable.

FOC enables retailers to increase of decrease orders of comics without penalty, closer to the shipping date, so as to make them more accurately reflect the desires of the market.

It is meant to be the last date publishers can set the print run of titles, though of late we have seen print runs of titles given an FOC date after the printer deadline, due to East Asian printing locations, and books allocated as a result.

WRATH_004_COVER-B_ALLEN

Stormbreak Begins In Imperium #13

PatrickOConnell

Dynamite Adds Patrick O’Connell To Growing Manhattan Office

damonwayans

Fox Orders Lethal Weapon Pilot With Damon Wayans As Murtaugh

The Eltingville Club Press Kit Is As Funny As The Comic

MAE #1 VARIANT FC 4x6 SOL

Gene Ha’s Mae Launches In May 2016 Dark Horse Solicits….

Oxygen And Family Are Required In Preview Of Showtime’s Roadies

Zoom Is Coming – New Flash Trailer Teases Rest Of The Season

Photo: Diyah Pera/The CW -- © 2016 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Six Important Moments From DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow – White Knights

Marvel Launches Black Panther #1 With Retailer Exclusive Variants

Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes – From Ant-Man To Beasts Of Burden