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Sunday Runaround – The Writers’ Room

THE WRITERS ROOM Look for more collaborative writer projects from Marvel in the future, according to Axel Alonso; Another thing I learned was the power of collaborative writing. This wasn’t my first rodeo with a big event story featuring multiple …

Rick Olney Interviewed By… Artful Angie

A couple of weeks ago, Bleeding Cool ran a piece on the About Heroes podcast, and their decision to run what appeared to be a puff piece interview with Rick Olney that talked about his history in comics, without at …

Rick Olney Claims To Be Creating A Comic With Mort Todd And Joe Rubinstein

Rick Olney appears on the About Heroes East Coast Podcast. As of writing, the podcast has no comments. I think that may change shortly. He begins the podcast, perving on Scarlet Johannson, bemoaning the lack of solo male Doctor Who …

Looking Further At Rick Olney’s All Aces Entertainment (UPDATE)

Proof, if more proof were needed. While the front page of the website is a “construction” page, a little URL farming reveals more about what Rick is planning. The website is in the early stages and is mostly non-functioning. He …

All Aces Entertainment – The Latest Rick Olney Thing

Rick Olney, the man who hired a bunch of comic creators to work on an anthology that he never paid, then threatened legal action against when they told people (although no one has ever heard from his non-existent lawyer) and …

Rick Olney Demands Apology Before He’ll Hand Over Charity Maps And Donations

Matt Busch, creator of the Indiana Jones World Maps intended to benefit disabled veteran charities, has given us the latest on his attempts to retrieve them from disgraced ex-comics convention organiser Rick Olney. He writes; I can’t remember what was …

Lucasfilm Tells Rick Olney To Cease And Desist Over Indiana Jones World Map

Matt Busch, creator of the Indiana Jones World Map – the ones that Rick Olney now has in his possession and is insisting on selling them for some unknown charity and refuses to return them – has given us all …

When A Doctor Tries To Order An Indiana Jones Map From Rick Olney

I received a set of emails from the office of one Dr Barry Cribbins III today. Apparently he’d googled me. He’s been in conversation with the disgraced comics convention organiser and publisher Rick Olney, which went a little sour, over …

Rick Olney Sells Indiana Jones World Map Without Matt Busch Or Lucasfilm’s Permission

Not too long ago, we pointed out that Matt Busch was the latest to fall victim to Rick Olney, who has cancelled the Adironack Comic Fest which was meant to sell Busch’s Indiana Jones World Map to benefit the Disabled …

Sending Rick Olney A Cease And Desist Letter

US Navy veteran Michael W Kellar was a comic book creator who had been lined up with his colleague Clayton of Heroes Fallen Studios to appear at Rick Olney’s now-cancelled Adirondack Comic Fest. Not that he was going, after he …

Rick Olney Cancels Adirondack Comic Con

Disgraced comic publisher Rick Olney has announced the Adirondack ComicFest announced for November has been cancelled. If it ever existed -  it never had a confirmed location. He still does not name the other people involved in funding the show. …

Now Matt Busch Turns Against Rick Olney Over Indiana Jones

The Adirondack ComicFest for November being organised by Rick Olney with some mysterious unnamed backers has been a little troubled. A number of guests still listed by Rick as attending the show have pulled out. He recently ran a small …

So Who Is Actually Going To Rick Olney’s Comic Con In November?

The website for Rick Olney‘s latest attempt to slither his way back into the comic industry, the remotely located Adirondack ComicFest, is continuing to list attending guests. It’s a small line up so far, but some recognisable names. The convention …

Rick Olney Trying To Organise Veteran’s Day Weekend Comic Con In New York

Here’s the listing. Adirondack ComicFest is a three-day long comics extravaganza being held on Veterans Day weekend, November 11th-13th, 2011 in Old Forge, New York to benefit organizations involved with Veterans. The weekend will be kicked-off by a Veteran’s Breakfast. …

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards – BEST LACK OF PAYMENT

Despite the recession, this was one of the better years for people owed money and there were no major comics bankruptcies. Zenescope went from being one the bigger non payers to one of the companies taking steps to pay back …

Happy Birthday Rick Olney, Happy Birthday To You!

Today is Rick Olney’s 55th birthday. Before Josh Hoopes, before Pat Lee. before Wowio, Rick was the poster boy for not paying comic book creators. And, more importantly, while other people who owed money generally ran off and shut up, …