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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. pic.twitter.com/HxCAnQGKAK — 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 […]

Diamond Comics’ Best Practice Awards Nominations For The Summer Of 2016

Diamond Comic Distributors has announced the nominees for their Best Practice Awards Summer 2016 for comic book retailers, in the categories of  Best Toys Section, Best Interior Signage, Best Window Display, Best New Comics, and Best Staff Motivational Program. Winners will be announced at San Diego Comic Con, retailer voting ends on July 12th. Best Toy Section […]

Six Comic Stores Part Of Diamond Comic Distributors Damage Control

  It’s a hard game, comic book distribution, sending a product that created to be throwaway around the world to customers who demand pristine out-of-the-printer condition. There will always be instances where there is damage. And while the distributor states that damage percentage has unchanged, anecdotal reports of damage seems to be on the up. […]

Steve Geppi Outbid On Action Comics #1 9.0 At $1.6 Million On eBay

There was a time when Steve Geppi looked like he might be made bankrupt. But that was before The Walking Dead became the monster hit it did. When the comics distributor he owned, Diamond Comic Distributors and Diamond Book Distributors found itself the exclusive print distributor for both the comic shops and bookstores – and […]

Storm At Diamond Comic Distributors

America has weather again, it seems. And so, because of a severe winter storm, Diamond Comic Distributor’s Home Office in Hunt Valley, Maryland is closed today, though expected to reopen tomorrow. Also, direct ships from Diamond’s Olive Branch have similarly been affected and will not ship today. So if your retailer is on the phone […]

Mail Order Comics Files For Bankruptcy With Close To $1 Million In Debt

As we noted earlier something was up but now Omaha.com is reporting that Meyers & Sons Mail Order Comics, Inc. of Omaha Nebraska has filed for bankruptcy on January 28th 2014. According to the paperwork filed with the courts the company has close to $1 Million in debts and less than $50,000 in assets, none of which is likely to […]

Last Chance To Order Bleeding Cool Magazine

Tick, tick, tick… This is the last day you can order Bleeding Cool Magazine and actually be sure to get it. It costs $1.49 for the Preview #0 issue. Retailers who order 25 or more copies will get listed on the website. Tick tick tick…

The Tenth Annual Rumour Awards – SCOOP OF THE YEAR

SCOOP OF THE YEAR So what were the best Bleeding Cool/Lying In The Gutters scoops of the year? There were a lot to choose from The industry announcements such as Boom getting the Disney licences from Gemstone. That stuff was happening with Marvelman before Marvel’s actual announcement, and details of a competitive other bid. Marvel […]