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When DC Comics Wanted To Distribute Boom Studios

When DC Comics Wanted To Distribute Boom Studios

DC Comics is owned by Warner Bros. Today, Boom Studios is owned by Foz Studios. But something could made it all look very different. Boom Studios co-founder and publisher Ross Richie posted, in the wake of Dan DiDio's no longer being publisher of DC Comics, saying, I want to wish Dan DiDio all the best in his […]

Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

Here you go folks, in full, the Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition. Every year, Bleeding Cool runs its Top 100 Power List of members of the English-speaking comic book industry, weighted towards the direct market. It is judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist and sell, […]

Celebrating the Ultraverse: 25th Anniversary Panel at SDCC

Words and Photos courtesy of Bleeding Cool's Mike Sangregorio: Friday night saw a panel that took a look back at the origins of Malibu Comics' Ultraverse, from its comics and creators to the effect it had on the industry. It was moderated by author JC Vaughn and included various alum as panelists: Publisher Dave Olbrich; Editor-in-Chief Chris […]

Ch-Ch-Changes: Mark Evanier Will Write Garfield/Grumpy Cat Crossover, Not Jim Davis

Last week, BOOM! Studios announced the super-mega-crossover event to end all super-mega-crossover events: Grumpy Cat/Garfield! That's right, two of comics' most iconic feline characters will finally share a series this Summer, and comics will never be the same again! The original press release said that Garfield creator Jim Davis would write the story: An exclusive partnership […]

Comic Publishers Using Facebook Live For Promotion

I think this is the start of a new trend. A week or so back we saw Ross Richie, publisher of BOOM! Studios using Facebook Live to entice readers to make a trip to their LCS to help boost sales. The video got picked up by a lot of news sites, helping to boost the […]

WonderCon '15 – Your Comics In Hollywood – The Boom! Studios From Page To Screen Panel With Ross Richie, Stephen Christy, Borys Kit, And Matt Sugarman

Ross Richie (Publisher of Boom! Studios), Borys Kit, Matt Sugarman (an attorney and legal expert), and Stephen Christy (President of Development for Boom! Studios) took the stage on Friday, the opening day of WonderCon, to talk about the "intertwining" relationship of movies and comics. There are many things creators need to know since it's not […]

Ross Richie Writes 'Push Comics Forward' In Previews #comicsforward (UPDATE)

We talked about this last night. A new promotion from Boom! Studios called Push Comics Forward or #comicsforward. From the new Diamond Previews… It's Keith Giffen's fault. I keep telling people that he talked me into it in a dive bar on L.A.'s west side. But the truth is that I started this company out […]

Writer-Owned? Or Creator-Owned?

This was a tweet from Mark Waid, presuming regarding the film 2 Guns, based on a screenplay by Steven Grant, and the 2 Guns comic from Boom! drawn by Mateus Santolouco. Mark Waid was, until fairly recently, editor-in-chief of Boom! Studios. Grant declined to comment, but encouraged people to speculate as they wish and invited […]

A1 To Relaunch Digitally, This Week (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Here's the cover, Sometime this week, I don't know where, I don't know when, Dave Elliott will relaunch A1. For the fourth (I think) time. Originally spinning out of Dave's time at Quality Communications working on Warrior, he and Garry Leach created Atomeka, to publish A1, containing the creator owned work of Alan Moore, […]

Top Cow's Publisher, Filip Sablik, Moves To Boom! Studios

Filip Sablik is the publisher for Top Cow. Until the end of the week. He was promoted within the company from his previous position in sales and marketing, but is now leaving the Image Comics studio for another West Coast comic book company, Boom! Studios. Chip Mosher recently vacated the Sales and Marketing position at […]

The Hypernaturals In September

  September September Sepotember September September September. September. Anyway, here are the covers to the third issues of The Hypernaturals from Abnett and Lanning and Boom! Studios.