Marvel’s David Gabriel: we haven’t sold comics in bookstores for months and no one noticed

Marvel’s David Gabriel: we haven’t sold comics in bookstores for months and no one noticedhttp://ift.tt/eA8V8J Tweet Remember what I was just saying about how if Marvel made any money selling periodicals in bookstores, they would never have stopped the program? David Gabriel, sr vp of sales at Marvel spoke to Calvin Reid at PW, and […]

A page of Declan Shalvey’s art from the new Warren Ellis Moon Knight book

A page of Declan Shalvey’s art from the new Warren Ellis Moon Knight bookhttp://ift.tt/19Aw6ot Tweet Speaking of Marvel periodicals: Axel Alonso just tweeted another preview page from the upcoming MOON KNIGHT book by Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey. Looking forward to seeing this colored AND reading it. Moon Knight comes out in March. #call_to_action h4{padding:0px […]

Marvel no longer selling single issues in chain bookstores

Marvel no longer selling single issues in chain bookstoreshttp://ift.tt/19Ci74V Tweet Marvel is no longer selling periodical comics to Barnes and Noble and Books-a-Million, the two largest chain book stores. Good-Ereader confirmed this with employes at both stores. Barnes and Noble has a flagship store in Union Square, in New York City. This is the location […]

Let’s Talk Comic Book Podcasts with Jim Viscardi [Interview]

Let’s Talk Comic Book Podcasts with Jim Viscardi [Interview]http://ift.tt/1dkIQE5 Tweet Podcasts continue to rise as a form of entertainment, and comics – being one of those mediums most in-touch with the internet – have risen up and provided a wealth of quality comic book podcasts. Let’s Talk Comics, hosted by Jim Viscardi, is one of […]

Cover for Darren Aronofsky’s NOAH graphic novel revealed

Cover for Darren Aronofsky’s NOAH graphic novel revealedhttp://ift.tt/JFfLrH Tweet Director Darren Aronofsky is a big comics nerd, and although he’s never gone all the way with several attempted comics-based films (including Watchmen and Wolverine), he’s done the reverse commute with a graphic novel based on his weird movie The Fountain (adapted by Kent Williams) and […]

Gal Wonder: Gadot talks Wonder Woman, breasts and shekels

Gal Wonder: Gadot talks Wonder Woman, breasts and shekelshttp://ift.tt/JFfN2S Tweet Poor Gal Gadot, One minute she was just a talented, beautiful young actress minding her own business. Now she carries the hopes and dreams of an entire nation after having been cast as Wonder Woman in Superman Vs Batman. And as is the way with […]

Marvel’s David Gabriel: we haven’t sold comics in bookstores for months and no one noticed

comicsspinner.png

Remember what I was just saying about how if Marvel made any money selling periodicals in bookstores, they would never have stopped the program? David Gabriel, sr vp of sales at Marvel spoke to Calvin Reid at PW, and gives the entire overview: Gabriel confirmed that Marvel’s single-issue comics program to bookstores has been ended. […]

Nice Art: Mister X poster gallery by Jaime Hernandez and Paul Rivoche

tumblr_mxnxpiJVCy1t056jfo1_500.jpg

There was never ever nor will there ever be a better promotional campaign than this one for Voxtex Comics Mister X series, which was mostly written by Gilbert Hernandez with Jaime and Mario, and drawn by Jaime Hernandez and designed by Dean Motter and Paul Rivoche. Alas it turned out that Voxtex was another small […]

Please keep Stan Sakai and his family in your thoughts

Please keep Stan Sakai and his family in your thoughtshttp://ift.tt/1dOR85p Tweet Usagi Yojimbo creator and legendary nice guy Stan Sakai has had a difficult year as his wife Sharon has been undergoing many medical troubles. However, another tragedy struck the Sakai family, as Stan’s 20 month old grandson Leo has passed away after being found […]