Thought Bubble 2013: Diversity in Comics Panel in Full

Thought Bubble 2013: Diversity in Comics Panel in Fullhttp://ift.tt/1c1c5rq Tweet In light of recent discussions and events in the world of comics, this was quite possibly the most important panel of the UK’s favourite convention, and one that took a decidedly positive look at the issues surrounding diversity – or lack thereof – in comics. […]

Black Friday: Comixoloxy offers Image and Avengers/X-men sales

Black Friday: Comixoloxy offers Image and Avengers/X-men saleshttp://ift.tt/18NmdH3 Tweet Black Friday to Cyber Monday (11/29-12/2), Comixology is offering two special sales, with selected Avenger and X-emn and Image titles marked down to 99¢ 11/29 – 12/2 – Avengers vs. X-Men Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale: Avengers vs X-Men #0-12 AVX: VS #1-6 AVX: Consequences #1-5 Avengers […]

Sales! Sales! Sales!!

Sales! Sales! Sales!!http://ift.tt/1j0sdAi Tweet Today is Black Friday, when America celebrates their foundations through the buying of heavily discounted goods. The Beat, being a comics blog, strongly endorses the existence of sales and things being affordable, and in the spirit of that: here’s a list of the various comic book sales being held today. Archie […]

The Phoenix Reaches 100 Issues Not Out

The Phoenix Reaches 100 Issues Not Outhttp://ift.tt/1b0vJas Tweet Tomorrow sees the 100th issue of The Phoenix, the weekly children’s comic, published. This represents quite the milestone, as The Phoenix is the first independent British comic to hit 100 issues in over 40 years. The British comics industry is defined by the weekly comic. Starting with […]