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ComicsPRO Industry Awards Announce Nominees, and Honour Dave Hawksworth

ComicsPRO, the trade association for comics speciality retailers, proudly announces the nominees for its annual Comic Industry Awards. The awards honour those people who are or have been the best at what they do, making a significant difference in the business of the comic-book speciality market. There are two categories for the ComicsPRO Awards, the Industry Appreciation […]

Bill Willingham Clarifies New Fantasy Comic Tease From ComicsPRO

At ComicsPRO, F1rst Comics/Devil’s Due teased a new fantasy comic book series for 2017 by Bill Willingham, his first since the end of Fables – but without any more details forthcoming. In comments, replying to Bleeding Cool posters who pointed out a number of similar projects that hadn’t been published, Bill Willingham wrote, I’ll be […]

52 Stories From ComicsPRO – Time To Catch Up On What You Missed Out On

Well, that was a busy few days in Memphis, Tennessee. Here are 52 stories from ComicsPRO – mostly covered by Bleeding Cool but there’s more besides. And bound to be more to come out later in the week… Full house at the Diamond Comics Q&A at @comicspro annual meeting. — Matthew Price (@nerdage) February […]

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Titan Confirms Publishing European Adaptation Of Millennium Trilogy At ComicsPRO

We mentioned the other week that Titan Comics were publishing the European adaptation of the Millenium Trilogy starting with The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. And today, Titan Comics told ComicsPRO that’s exactly what they were doing. And making it part of their Hard Case Comics line, alongside new titles Quarry and Normandy Gold. This […]

Games Workshop’s Blood Bowl Turned Into Comics By Titan, Announced At ComicsPRO

Titan Comics and Games Workshop have announced a new comic book series, Blood Bowl: More Guts, More Glory, at ComicsPRO, based on the runaway board game and videogame. Blood Bowl is set in an alternate version of the Warhammer universe – one where brutal chaos and inter-species rivalries are settled on the football pitch, rather than on […]

Oni Announce $1 Issues And $10 TPBs At ComicsPRO

At ComicsPRO in Memphis, Tennesse, they announced the next round of theu=ir SQUARE ONE $1 first issues and $10 TPBsSQUARE ONE $1 first issues in stores June 7 Another Castle #1 Writer: Andrew Wheeler Artist/Colorist/Cover Artist: Paulina Ganucheau Synopsis: Get the first issue of this high-stakes all-ages fantasy series for $1!Princess Misty of Beldora longs for a more […]

A Few Exclusive Variants For Attendees Of ComicsPRO

Next week sees the big ComicsPRO event for comic book retailers. Are you going? Do let us know. Here are a few of the freebies that will be awaiting you… An exclusive Mike Mignola variant for The Visitor : How And Why He Stayed from Dark Horse Comics. A Mindbender variant cover by David Boller […]

Marvel’s David Gabriel Gets ComicsPRO Industry Appreciation Award

Their presentation may have been minor at ComicsPRO compared to DC Comics. But it was a Marvel employee who took home the major ComicsPRO recognition. Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, David Gabriel, 2016 ComicsPRO Industry Appreciation Award from retailers at ComicsPRO in Portland. While Bill Gaines, the publisher of EC Comics and the […]

Oni Press Announces Rick And Morty Spinoff Lil’ Poopy Superstar At ComicsPRO

Sarah Graley is writing Oni Press’ spin-off mini-series of Rick And Morty, entitled Lil’ Poopy Superstar. It launches on July 13th. Writer / Artist / Cover Artist: Sarah Graley Back-up comics by Sarah Graley and Marc Ellerby Colorist: Mildred Louis Final Order Cutoff: June 20, 2016 In Shops: July 13, 2016 Price: $3.99 Synopsis: Mr Poopybutthole is […]