ICv2 reports on Overstock.com’s price war with Amazon. Basically the online retailer is matching Amazon’s deep discounts on books—despite losing money on these discounts—in an effort to become more of an alternative to Amazon.
Archives for 08/21/2013
§ The Strangers in Paradise Omnibus edition is on sale today! It’s only $100, which is cheap for all you get. I reckon many people will want to have this. § Today’s con preview is for this weekend’s Tampa Bay Comic Con, which has grown unexpectedly: advance tickets suggest an attendance of 20,000. This smart […]
Laura Sneddon, whom we claim as our own and have dubbed ‘Sneddsy’ against her protestations, today has an interview with Grant Morrison up on The Guardian’s website. In the piece, which focuses on his upcoming Wonder Woman graphic novel at DC, Morrison also discusses the current Zenith situation – as well as revealing off-hand that […]
Breaking into the comics industry is both the easiest thing and hardest thing imaginable to do, for new artists. There are now endless forums to get your work where people can see it – from portfolio reviews to webcomics, DeviantArt to digital competition – but now also endless numbers of rivals at the doorstep. Now […]