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Thirty-Seven Thoughts About Thirty-Six Comics – X-Files, Avengers World, Ultimate Spider-Man, Cataclysm, Batwing, Point One, Walking Dead, God Is Dead, A+X, AI, Batman/Superman, Regular Show, Savage Wolverine, Wolverine, Cryptozoic Man, Red Rover Charlie, Forever Evil: Asylum, Protocol Orphans, Robocop Last Stand, Gravel, Stitched, Adventure Time, Suicide Risk, Minimum Wage, Crossed Badlands, Revolutionary War, Black Widow, TMNT, Green Arrow, The Movement, Phantom Stranger, X-Factor, Aphrodite IX, Shadowman, Bloodshot, Sex Criminals And Khan

Christmas and the New Year are behind us, the kids have just gone back to school, I really hope they have a better time there today than in today’s X-Files comic… So I hear there’s been a spot of weather …

A Comic Show – Happy All New Marvel Now Year!

Aaron Haaland, of A Comic Shop, Florida, writes, Hey Fandom! It’s the All-New Year Now and I’m back with some books! All-New Marvel Now starts now with another Point One of teasers. Slott’s Silver Surfer was fun, as was Loki: …

Who Is The Silhouetted Figure On The Cover Of All New Marvel Now Point One #1?

This image was shown to retailers at the Diamond breakfast earlier in the week. The cover to All New Marvel. Now Point One #1. So that’s… Avengers World, Silver Surfer, Loki, Black Widow and Invaders… But who is the blacked …

That Young Avengers AR From Marvel NOW! Point One

This is the Marvel AR for the scene below from Marvel Point One. Note, “hip, young beamslingers”, a reference to the NME ad for “hip, young gunslingers” that recruited Julie Burchill and Tony Parsons. Will this ad have as serious …

Marvel Now Point One Puts On The Orders

In anticipation of the release of Marvel Point One #1, and all the increased advertising, retailers seem to be picking up last minute orders. The zero issues of Justice League and Catwoman seem to have encouraged retailers to order a …

Let’s Put All The Marvel October 2012 Solicitations Together In One Place

A Bleeding Cool reader writes “There are no websites that I can find that have all of Marvel’s October solicitations listed in one place, including the things they held off to announce at Comic Con.” Well, that sounds like a …

A New Warriors Three Book From Marvel NOW? With Wiccan, Loki And Miss America?

Bleeding Cool have written a number of stories based on sources, hidden deep within Marvel Comics, looking at the upcoming Marvel NOW! comics (they have to announce Wolverine by Frank Cho sometime, right?) This is not one of those articles. …

Marvel’s Last Two Point One Comics Shipped Today (For A Bit)

Marvel’s Point One comics were billed as perennial comics, issues that comic book stores could keep on hand, ideal for when anyone expressed an interest in trying a comic, they’d get something suitable for new readers that would give them …

Marvel To Launch Point Two In October

Marvel will be publishing another Point One anthology of short stories in October. Whether it’s Point One #2 or Point Two, I don’t know. Whether Marvel will artifically inflate its position on the charts moving it from the top forty to the top …

Lies, Damn Lies And Comic Industry Statistics

Of late there has been a bit of a battle of words over market share, sales figures, chart positions and the like. DC execs state that they don’t care about market share but have then commented on how December’s figures …

Retailers To Get 50% Extra Defenders #1 And Incredible Hulk #2 Than They Ordered, For Free

Getting comic book retailers to increase their orders with a series of incentives, then doubling all orders anyway saw comic stores flooded with copies of Point One from Marvel this week, a fifty-odd page comic for $5.99 was soon selling …

Wednesday Trending Topics: Point One Day

Double the number of copies with no extra charge to retailers, BC heard about plenty of shop promotions for this future lynchpin of the Marvel Universe. What did readers think? I saw some mixed responses in the forum, though I …

Collectors Cornered #16 – Greg Larocque Art Class & CC Candid Camera

Collectors Cornered is a weekly video column, filmed inside Collectors Corner in Baltimore. Join us every week as we discuss comic book news from a different point of view and get instant feedback from real customers on New Comics Day, …

How Little Will Your Store Sell Marvel’s Point One For? (UPDATE)

Marvel did all they could to encourage orders of Point One, a fifty-odd page $5.99 comic, set to plan the future of all manner of comic books coming out from Marvel next year. From the rather obvious identity of “It’s …

Fourteen Points About Marvel’s Point One

This is a repeat. A collection of two articles you have already read. But with Marvel’s Point One shipping tomorrow, it may not be a bad idea. Two lots of seven points about Point One… Marvel are bringing a lot …

A Comic Show – Points About Point One, And Neil Gaiman’s Birthday

Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Point One. Anna and Aaron at A Comic Shop in Florida go through tomorrow’s …

Tuesday Trending Topics: One Shot To Rule Them All

And it’s a double… or the number of them in shops is being doubled, I mean.  There’s a drinking joke there but it eludes me just this second.  But Point One does sound like a must-read book, and perhaps material …

Marvel Doubles All Orders Of Point One

Pretty much every answer to every question asked during the Marvel panels at the New York Comic Con was answered with the response “Read Point One.” Marvel are making much about how so many storylines in so many titles, from …