While we’re away Mark Coale will be manning the ship. We’re happy to announce that will be guest posting next week, as well. Treat them nice! And have a great holiday.
Wizard Entertainment CEO Gareb Shamus has left his position at the IFL, the mixed martial arts league he co-founded in 2006. Jay Larkin, a former Showtime exec, takes over Shamus’s positions. The International Fight League, the worlds number one team-based professional mixed martial arts league, today announced a change in its senior leadership, naming Jay […]
T Campbell runs an analysis of Compete, Alexa and Quantcast, triangulates the results and comes up with a list of the most popular webcomics, with a bit of Dilbert thrown in for good measure. XKCD, a darkly funny stick figure comic is #1, showing,once again, that people like to laugh. The big winners: Alexa and […]
Newsweek writes up SHOOTING WAR, the new graphic novel from Grand Central, presents a slideshow of Milton Caniff art, and looks at the graphic novel booklet: “Shooting War” is an example of a growing industry. Over the last five years the graphic novel market has more than tripled, with sales of book-format comics growing from […]
Victor Gorelick has succeeded the late Richard Goldwater as Archie E-i-C, and Mike Pellerito has been upped to Managing Editor. PR below: In the late 50’s, Victor Gorelick, a graduate from The School of Industrial Art, was hired to work in the production department at Archie comics. In a few years, Victor moved on to […]
We’re going crazy here at Stately Beat Manor! How crazy? We’re going away and WE’RE NOT TAKING OUR COMPUTER! Totally nuts, right? We’ve got it figured out however. This is going to be so smooth. You’ll see. In the meantime, we’re really to busy to post today anyway. So let’s just wish everyone a VERY […]