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Thank FOC It's Friday – Take The Plunge

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday, a semi-weekly mailing list, similar to The Daily LITG, but (mostly) every Friday and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off. The date when retailers have a last chance to amend their advance orders for comic books without penalty. A final chance for publishers […]

Boom Studio's $100 Thank You to Retailers For The Red Mother #1

Boom Studios is ending the year as the much-promised #4 comics publisher in the most recent Diamond sales charts (though just for November), with the strength of their hits like Once & Future, Something is Killing The Children and Folklords continuing to drive both their unit and dollar shares each month, with every issue of […]

Skottie Young and Humberto Ramos Launch "Strange Academy", a New Orleans-Set Magical School Comic From Marvel in March

Red Mother #1 Gets a Third Printing Before First Printing Goes On Sale

Red Mother #1, the new comic by Jeremy Haun and Danny Luckert from Boom Studios goes on sale this coming Wednesday. But not only has an overgenerous first printing sold out at Diamond Comic Distributors before getting to comic shops, but the second printing has gone the same way too. Which means yes, that's right, […]

X-Men #5 and Red Mother Top Advance Reorders

X-Men #5 and Red Mother Top Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire! And […]


Will The Red Mother Be The Next Boom Studios Comic To Get Optioned?

This has been a good year for Boom Studios and horror – not only is their recent hit series Something is Killing The Children from James Tynion IV & Werther Dell'Edera continuing to pass the all-important 20k sales mark with each issue, but they've begun to announce – or other people have leaked – a […]