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Paul Levitz to Launch The Visitor from Valiant Entertainment

Once upon a time, he reported comics industry gossip in his fanzine The Comic Reader. Then he began editing and writing comics for DC Comics, rising over the decades to become both President and Publisher of DC. He was then knocked off his perch with a triple whammy of Dan DiDio, Jim Lee and Diane […]

Judge Dredd: The Small House Launches Dredd Month in Ceptember

Judge Dredd: The Small House Launches Dredd Month in September

At the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas this weekend, Rebellion had lots to promote. Such as that in one month’s time, we will get the July Diamond Preview catalogue promoting Dredd month in September. This will include a huge Judge Dredd backlist sale, heavily discounted Omnibus collection, heavy promotion from Rebellion, digital Dredd starter […]

Dark Horse to Publish Critical Role Art Book

Dark Horse Comics Adds Tommy Gun Wizards and Critical Role To Returnability

Dark Horse Comics came to Diamond’s Retail Summit, held in Las Vegas this weekend, adding to the tally of comic book publishers pushing returnability for a number of their new titles, joining DC Comics and Boom in that endeavour. So that Tommy Gun Wizards — the first mainstream comic written by Eisner Award-winning artist Christian […]

Dark Horse to Publish Critical Role Art Book

Dark Horse Comics to Publish Critical Role Art Book

Dark Horse Comics came to Diamond’s Retail Summit, held in Las Vegas this weekend, to promote their upcoming politics to comic book retailers across the USA – and beyond. Dark Horse has the comic book license to the web TV series Critical Role in which a group of professional voice actors play Dungeons & Dragons. […]


Official Cobra Kai Season 2 Trailer: Two Dojos, One Fight

The Karate Kid’s Cobra Kai to Get a Comic Book Series From IDW

Cobra Kai is an web TV series, based on The Karate Kid film series created by Robert Mark Kamen. The series was created for YouTube Premium by Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg, and Josh Heald and stars William Zabka and Ralph Macchio reprising their roles from the films, who also serve as co-executive producers. It takes […]

The Look of Diamond Retal Summit in Las Vegas

From Tattoos to Todd – the Look of Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas

Courtesy of John Mizzer of Comics World of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, a look around the diamond retail Summit in Las Vegas this weekend – and the journey there. Oh and the tattoos – or course there were going to be tattoos… it’s Vegas after all. Presented at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, check out […]

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Mark Waid Talks Humanoids H1 Universe – But What Happened With Omni?

Mark Waid took to the stage at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, to talk about his work at Humanoids, launching the H1 shared superhero universe – and how it also stands for Humanity First, launching Ignited, Strangelands, Omni, Meyer, The Big Country and Nicneven and the Bloody Queen. One thing of note… in […]

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

Marvel Comics Video Presentation at Diamond Retail Summit in Vegas

Marvel Comics had their presentation at Diamond Retailer Summit last night in Las Vegas. You may have seen bits of it stripped and stranded. Videos and presentations from Jonathan Hickman for House and Powers Of X, Donny Cates on Absolute Carnage, Marvel Comics #1001 to follow #1000, a new Conan comic written and drawn by […]

Brian Bendis Addresses Retailers About Event Leviathan at Diamond Retail Summit

DC Comics Video Presentation at Diamond Retail Summit in Vegas

DC Comics had their presentation at Diamond Retailer Summit last night in Las Vegas. You may have seen bits of it stripped and stranded. Videos and presentations from Brian Bendis on Event Leviathan, Returnable DC Comics, the extension of Year Of The Villain, an absence of Doomsday Clock, and more. Well here’s the whole gamut, […]

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First 6 Issues of Immortal Hulk To Be Reprinted (Again) As Director’s Cuts

At the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas yesterday, the Marvel Comics presentation ran through all manner of comics, projects, promotion and the like. But also recognised the eztraordinary sales success that Immortal Hulk has been enjoying, pointing out that the most recent issue sold at the same numbers as the first heavily promoted, multiple […]

Celebrating Batman Day on September 21st, 2019

Celebrating Batman Day on September 21st, 2019

The DC Comics Presentation at the Diamond Retail Summit at Las Vegas yesterday was full of newsy bits. Returnability, Year Of The Villain being an actual year, and something going on with Watchmen. But we also got some details for Batman Day, held on September 21st and, basically, getting us some freebies. A chapter of […]

Rocket Raccon - No Sudden Back-From-The-Dead

Rocket Raccoon – No Sudden Back-From-The-Dead in August

At Diamond’s Retail Summit in Las Vegas last night, Marvel Comics had a lot to present to the assembled throng of comic book. You can catch up with a lot of what we ran last night, but there’s still plenty more to come. Such as a look at Guardians Of The Galaxy, the comic currently […]

Mark Waid Talks The History Of The Marvel Universe – and the Invisible Woman

Mark Waid was at the Diamond Retail Summit for Humanoids as Director of Creative Development (more on that later). But since he was in the room, Marvel Comics got him up on stage to talk appreciative comic book store owners through the upcoming History Of The Marvel Universe series he is writing – and while […]



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 […]