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Gone Amazon Fishing – DC Mad Libs, Neil Gaiman, Walking Dead And Jim Henson

It wasn’t that long since we did a spot of Amazon fishing. But there’s always plenty of fish in the sea… DC gets a DC Comics Super Hero Mad Libs, published by Price Stern Sloan. DC Comics Superhero Mad Libs features …

What Was The Real Reason Amazon Bought ComiXology?

A couple of months ago, we told you that Amazon was looking to buy ComiXology. Three weeks later they did just that. And then brought it under its conditions of publication by dropping the In-App Purchase option. But what really …

It’s 2014. Who Do You Want To Distribute Your Digital Comics?

Amazon’s policies have certainly been newsworthy of late. Whether it’s the clash with Hachette, leading to Hachette distributed books no longer being reordered by Amazon (rescinded for Marvel but still very much in place for Yen Press) or clashing with …

Essential 8 Bleeding Cool Stories – Five Years Of Lying In The Gutters

By Erik Grove I’m continuing my special meta columns on Bleeding Cool for the site’s 5th anniversary this month. This column will highlight some of what I feel are the biggest and most Bleeding Cool Bleeding Cool stories the site …

Now Is The Time To Buy The Original Godzilla On Criterion Blu-Ray And DVD

Ishiro Honda‘s original Gojira is still the greatest, most incredible and credible, richest and determined movie in the entire Kaiju genre. Right now, you can get Criterion’s amazing special edition from Amazon for just $16.99. The Blu-ray is Zone A, …

Some Of The Tales Of The Batman: Carmine Infantino

DC Comics recently published Tales Of The Batman: Carmine Infantino collecting the stories that turned Batman away from his more campy side and in the direction of the Batman of today. But are the choice of issues all they’re cracked …

ComiXology Submit Creator Patrick Gerard Sees Improved Business Model In The Amazon Purchase

For the past couple of months, Bleeding Cool has been running the reactions of Comixology Submit creators to the Amazon purchase of the company, which have been generally quite optimistic, pondering a few implications that might arise. You can find …

Manga Studio 5 EX Drops Dramatically In Price Too

Yesterday, we mentioned that the MangaStudio 5 programme was down to $17.99 on Amazon.com, well down from its original price of $79.99 and much loved by many. Well, we have also been asked to point out that the heftier, weightier, …

Glitchwatch: Manga Studio 5 Is Currently $17.99 On Amazon

It’s not just for manga. The PC and Mac program loved by comic creators worldwide is currently down to $17.99 on Amazon as opposed to the usual $79.99 cover price. Might be worth jumping on… the UK as well, is …

Now Is A Great Time To Buy Star Trek: The Original Series On Blu-Ray

Bargain.

Marvel And DC Amazon Fishing – Including A Gillen And McKelvie Young Avengers Omnibus

As ever, Amazon listings are subject to change and can often be inaccurate. So know that going in. But at least this gives us an idea of some of the big book collections on the way… Epic Collection  Captain America Lives …

Selling The Geek – A Look At 2014/2015 Trailers From ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, The CW

By Ray Flook We live in “The TRUE Golden Age of Television.” (Giving everyone a second to relax and put their knives away before I explain…) Let me start with a confession: when I use the word “television,” I’m using …

X-Men Days Of Future Past Caught In The Crossfire Of Amazon War

On Friday, the New York Times reported that Amazon “is marking many books published by Hachette Book Group as not available for at least two or three weeks” and that, A Hachette spokeswoman said on Thursday that the publisher was …

How The ComiXology Sale To Amazon Affects The Most Important People. The Investors.

Columbia Pacific Advisors, the largest institutional investor in ComiXology, announced this week a $100 million fund for growth-stage tech companies. Basically they’ve been running around the offices going “moolah moolah, moolah moolah” since the sale, until they worked out what …

Over A Thousand Pages Of Geoff Johns Green Lantern Comics In One Place

1008 pages. So, that’s about fifty comics worth in the Geoff Johns Green Lantern Omnibus, scheduled for February next year at a $100 price point. The New York Times best-selling and critically acclaimed series GREEN LANTERN written by Geoff Johns begins …

Criterion’s DVD And Blu-Ray Of Godzilla Are Under $20 Right Now

I can’t say too much just yet, there’s a lot of extra enjoyment to be had from the new film if you know the original.

Amazon Glitchwatch: The British Library Comics Unmasked – When The Hardcover Is Cheaper Than The Paperback

Last night I bought the British Library Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy exhibition book from the library bookstore. Along with the Jamie Hewlett T-Shirt. They are great. More on that later, and also what I was doing there so late. …

Steve Marmel Has Lost His ComiXology Comics? Here’s How To Get Them Back On iOS And Android

Steve Marmel writer and producer of the likes of including The Fairly OddParents, I Am Weasel, Danny Phantom, Family Guy and Yin Yang Yo!, Sonny with a Chance, and more (with his seventeen thousand twitter followers) wrote,   So now, not only is it impossible to buy new stuff on …