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Stephen Mooney Comes To DC Comics

Okay, not exactly sure what he’s doing. But, from my own research, I think we can expect an announcement shortly that Stephen Mooney, of Half Past Danger and the CSI: Dying In The Gutters comic that killed me off, is …

Clowns, Jokers And 3D Covers – A Comic Store Clerk Attends DC’s Retailer Summit Before C2E2

An unnamed comic store employee attended the DC Retailer Summit in Chicago, the evening before C2E2 began. This is what he told Bleeding Cool. DC Comics once again had a meeting hall in the adjoining hotel to the show reserved …

The Marvel Comics Creator Summit – Afterwards, They Will Explode

Patrick Willems visits the Marvel offices during their recent Creative Summit… and then everything explodes.  

Rick Remender, The Marvel Summit And The DC Notebook

There was plenty of gossip spinning out of the Marvel Summit. I’m still working through it, but this little one stuck out at a bit of an angle. Because at the Marvel Summit, the gossip was that Rick Remender was …

Did Dan DiDio Apologise To DC Comics Creators?

Before the recent top-secret DC creative summit, Bleeding Cool ran a suggestion box, printing suggestions from actual DC comic creators about how they’d like to see things change. Whether it was because of that list, or because of those sentiments …

The Diamond Retailer Olympic Results!

We told you about Diamond’s Best Practice Awards, handed out at the Chicago Retailer Summit last week. But it wasn’t the only competition retailers could enter on those days. It was also the first Retailer Olympics. Here are the categories… …

Best Practice Award Winners For Comic Stores Announced In Chicago

At the Diamond Retailer Summit at Chicago, retailers met to judge the winners of the inaugural Best Practice Awards, given to retailers for the following categories. And here are the winners, with links to the stores in question! Best Window …

Diamond Chicago Retailer Summit: One On One With The Publishers

Comic book retailer Jesse James reports from C2E2 for Bleeding Cool. This year I decided to go to the Diamond Distributors Retailer Summit in Chicago.  As most of you know I have spent my last 25 years in meetings for …

DC Pushes Punk Rock Jesus For July At Chicago

  It’s been a while coming certainly. But Punk Rock Jesus #1 by Sean Murphy is solicited by DC Vertigo for July. And while much attention at the show will be towards Marvel’s ReEvolution and Avengers Vs X-Men and DC’s …

Danger Girl/GI Joe Announced At Chicago By IDW (UPDATE)

At the Diamond Chicago Retailer Summit, taking place right now, IDW announced to the retailers present a new project, teaming up Danger Girl and GI Joe. They’ve also been telling the assembled retailers that while their digital sales are up …

Did You Create Something On 20th November 2009? You Could Be In Breach Of Twilight Trademark

Kelly Howlett, professional artist and ex-Wizard employee has come into conflict over Summit Entertainment, producers of the Twilight film over a trademark issue that, is quite frankly, bizarre. She was selling one of her paintings on Zazzle.com, until they took …

Retailer Summit Comics From Marvel And Dark Horse

We already reported on some of the swag retailers who attend the Chicago Diamond Summit before C2E2 will be getting. Well here are three more to make the trip sweeter. Avengers Vs X-Men #2 and Hulk #50 DCD Summit editions, …

Action Comics 1 And Detective Comics 1 Retailer Variants Headline Chicago Summit Swag Bag

Before C2E2 this year, at the same location, Diamond will be hosting one of their Retailer Summits. Where retailers gather to discuss issues, raise problems, discover new possibilites, network and… get free swag. Well, it pays for the air fare. …