Industry veterans Harris and Kennedy launch Magnetic Press with a bunch of new titles

Industry veterans Harris and Kennedy launch Magnetic Press with a bunch of new titleshttp://ift.tt/1fl5ZXk Tweet People just can’t stay away from publishing comics. The merriment is infectious! And a new publisher is aiming to create “stories that stick.” Two former comics industry veterans—former VP of Publishing for Boom Studios, Wes Harris, and former Publisher of […]

Industry veterans Harris and Kennedy launch Magnetic Press with a bunch of new titles

Industry veterans Harris and Kennedy launch Magnetic Press with a bunch of new titleshttp://ift.tt/1fl5ZXk Tweet People just can’t stay away from publishing comics. The merriment is infectious! And a new publisher is aiming to create “stories that stick.” Two former comics industry veterans—former VP of Publishing for Boom Studios, Wes Harris, and former Publisher of […]

Must read: Convention Exhibitor Mega Survey shows what comics shows were most profitable for exhibitors

Must read: Convention Exhibitor Mega Survey shows what comics shows were most profitable for exhibitorshttp://ift.tt/1e6fxbh Tweet WOW. This is truly groundbreaking information. Mirthful culture Magazine The Devastator recently ran a poll asking exhibitors at various comics shows—from San Diego to SPX—how much money they made, where they exhibited and many other things. The results have […]

Greg Pak Talks Turok and the Lost Art of Dinosaur Hunting [Interview]

Greg Pak Talks Turok and the Lost Art of Dinosaur Hunting [Interview]http://ift.tt/18mvIie Tweet One of Dynamite’s big announcements this year was the imminent revival of their Gold Key Properties – with four titles relaunching as a result. This will see Doctor Spektor, Magnus: Robot Fighter and Solar: Man of the Atom relaunch next year with […]

Industry veterans Harris and Kennedy launch Magnetic Press with a bunch of new titles

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People just can’t stay away from publishing comics. The merriment is infectious! And a new publisher is aiming to create “stories that stick.”

Two former comics industry veterans—former VP of Publishing for Boom Studios, Wes Harris, and former Publisher of Archaia Entertainment, Mike Kennedy—have caught the fever and teamed up to co-found Magnetic Press, which will roll out titles in 2014 including Dave Dorman’s WASTED LANDS, JD Morvan and Bengal’s NAJA and MEKA, F. Ruiz Velasco’s CULEBRA and LEGION OF BLOOD, Caio Oliveira’s SUPER-EGO, PROPHET HILL, and VIVID, Francisco Paronzini’s HUGOBROYLER, and Lucas Marangon’s THINKING OUT LOUD. 

Tom Foster Breaks Into the World of 2000AD [Interview]

Tom Foster Breaks Into the World of 2000AD [Interview]http://ift.tt/1bvYqbh Tweet For the past few years, 2000AD have held a talent competition at Thought Bubble, with the winner getting the opportunity to illustrate a story for publication in the prog itself. Last year saw Will Morris take the victory, as part of his sweep of 2012/2013 […]

Archie Donate $1 Million-Worth of Comics to Toys For Tots

Archie Donate $1 Million-Worth of Comics to Toys For Totshttp://ift.tt/1bvSCOI Tweet Kicking off a new charity campaign, Archie Comics and Random House have teamed with Toys For Tots, and given away free comics to children this Christmas. Coming as part of the Toys for Tots Literacy Program, this is a part of ‘Archie’s Give-A-Book Campaign’. […]

Greg Pak Talks Turok and the Lost Art of Dinosaur Hunting [Interview]

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One of Dynamite’s big announcements this year was the imminent revival of their Gold Key Properties – with four titles relaunching as a result. This will see Doctor Spektor, Magnus: Robot Fighter and Solar: Man of the Atom relaunch next year with new creative teams and their own mini-universe. The fourth series announced, with Greg […]

Must read: Convention Exhibitor Mega Survey shows what comics shows were most profitable for exhibitors

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WOW. This is truly groundbreaking information. Mirthful culture Magazine The Devastator recently ran a poll asking exhibitors at various comics shows—from San Diego to SPX—how much money they made, where they exhibited and many other things. The results have been put into a fascinating infographic which we’ve only excerpted below. Go to the link to see ALL the info, including which shows made the most money, which are in decline and so on.

NSA scoured Azeroth for terrorists

NSA scoured Azeroth for terroristshttp://ift.tt/1fjTafN Tweet Edward Snowden’s leaked paper have released a lot of bombshells but none as big as this: the NSA sent agents to play World of Warcraft and Second Life in search of terrorist threats. You have to admire these agents for their dangerous immersion in world of trolls, night elves […]