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The Latest on PreviewWorld Pullbox from the Diamond Retailer Lunch at SDCC

The Latest on PreviewsWorld Pullbox from the Diamond Retailer Lunch at SDCC

At the Diamond Retailer Lunch at San Diego Comic-Con, Diamond gave the latest update on thier PreviewsWorld Pullbox service, which will offer stores the ability to allow their customers to place orders and manage their pull lists online through the Previewsworld website, for those orders to be shipped to local retailers. Stores set the terms […]

Diamond Unveils New, Stronger Boxes, Other Improvements at SDCC Retailer Lunch

Diamond gave their presentation at the Diamond Retailer Lunch at SDCC on Friday, kicking things off with a look at how things are going in Diamond’s distribution centers, including progress made in reducing issues thanks to their new Illuminating Pick to Light technology as well as upcoming improvements in shipping boxes to reduce damage.But first… […]


Rebellion to Republish Trigan Empire

Rebellion to Republish Don Lawrence’s Trigan Empire in Full

We knew that 2000 AD publisher Rebellion had bought the rights to the classic Trigan Empire comic book by Mike Butterworth and Don Lawrence, along with the rest of the IPC Publishing rights. And now, announced at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas last night, Rebellion is to republish and recollect the Trigan Empire […]



Esad Ribic Writes and Draws Conan

Esad Ribic Writes and Draws Conan: Exodus in August

Esad Ribic is best known in English-speaking comics for his lush painted art on series such as Mighty Thor and Secret Wars for Marvel Comics. And also for being one of the nicest, funniest guys to be around at comic shows. He also had his creator-owned series, Vs out from Image Comics. So would he […]

Marvel Comics #1001 Will Be Followed By Marvel Comics #1001

Marvel Comics #1000 Will Be Followed By Marvel Comics #1001

It shouldn; be that much of a surprise – but it is. Marvel Comics #1000, the comic book coming in August from Marvel Comics featuring eighty one-page stories by eighty creative teams all masterminded by Al Ewing has had a tonne of press in recent days ahead of Marvel’s August 2019 solicitations. But at the […]

Brian Bendis Addresses Retailers About Event Leviathan at Diamond Retail Summit

More DC Comics Being Made Returnable, Announced at Diamond Retail Summit

Bleeding Cool reported on how DC Comics was making Superman: Year One by Frank Miller and John Romita Jr and Event Leviathan #1 by Brian Bendis and Alex Maleev returnable by comic stores, with news on the returnability of #2 for both of them to follow. Well, at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, […]


Brian Bendis Addresses Retailers About Event Leviathan at Diamond Retail Summit

Which September and October DC Comics Will be Year Of The Villain?

At the Diamond Retail Summit, DC Comics has been laying out their event plans for the rest of the year and in 2020… with these presentation slides showing how Batman Who Laughs‘ final seventh issue will lead right into Batman/Superman and beyond. How DC’s Year Of The Villain will continue up to the end of […]


Gail Simone’s Seven Days Moved to October at Diamond Retailer Summit

We look forward to getting mini-reports through the day from the Diamond Retailer Summit being held in Las Vegas. Though not everyone is into the Vegas vibe. Take the editor-in-chief of Vault Comics, Adrian F Wassel. Well, I have officially landed in Vegas for the first time, for work, and I have never hated a […]

A New Wally West Comic From DC to Follow Heroes In Crisis?

A New Wally West Comic From DC to Follow Heroes In Crisis?

Coming out of the bar chatter at the Diamond Retailer Summit as retailers, creators and publishers start chinwagging, especially at last night’s DC Comics party. Bleeding Cool is told that one upcoming project intended to be a bit of a money spinner, and answer certain retailer concerns, is a Wally West series to follow on […]

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Diamond Throws an Eighties Party For Retail Summit in Vegas

This weekend is the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas. It’s a private non-media affair, but the stories are starting to percolate their way through to Bleeding Cool. And we start with last night’s party thrown by Diamond Comic Distributors which had rather an eighties theme. Take a look… and yes, it’s a bunch of […]


Retailers, Put Your Comic Store Logo in the World of Blader Runner

Retailers, Put Your Comic Store Logo in the World of Blade Runner

Okay, so the Diamond Retail Summit 2019 in Las Vegas kick off tomorrow, where comic book publishers, creators, activist groups and Diamond Comic Distributors all pitch up to talk about the comics industry with comic book retailers from around the world (but mostly North America). So today, and all weekend long, expect a lot of […]

Diamodn Retailer Summit Las Vegas

That 2019 Diamond Retailer Summit Las Vegas Event Guide in Full

Can you make it to the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas? Are you even a comic book retailer? Either way, courtesy of Bleeding Cool, you can fantasise about being one. Jetting in, checking in to your hotel, looking at all the enticements that the gambling capital of the world has on offer, the show, […]

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Neal Adams’ Batman Vs Ra’s Al Ghul Series for DC’s Year Of The Villain

It’s going to be an interesting Diamond Retailer Summit this weekend. And DC Comics is throwing up a number of announcements in advance – some of which they didn’t quite expect yet. I hear that meant some early morning phone calls. Anyway, this is what they were expecting to announce today – and just have, […]