In addition to showcasing the TRON 3 trailer as performed by the Black Eyed Peas, Super Bowl XLV also featured the debut of the CAPTAIN AMERICA trailer, showing Chris Evans in action as Cap, and a glimpse of the Red Skull, played by Hugo Weaving. Everyone is talking about the unveiling of the Red Skull: […]
This year in addition to our usual questions for the Year-End Survey – sent to a mix of creators, publishers, journalists and marketing personal—we added a new category: Person of the Year, the person who, we we put it, was “the most important person, someone who had an impact, someone who set the pace, or had a banner year.” We were very curious to see what kind of responses this question would get – while a lot of people are doing some of the best work of their careers, or emerging as critical favorites, it was a very mixed year business-wise and we were wondering who would be seen as the most visionary and decisive person.
Well, we needn’t have worried that this would be a hard question to answer.
For all you number crunchers, here are the December sales charts in raw data form.
Looks like Wizard is adding another show to its tour, with this listing for the Mid-Ohio Con on the Wizard site: Mid-Ohio Comic Con 2011 Wizard World Convention OCTOBER 22-23, 2011 SAT-SUN Join tens of thousands of fellow fans as they converge at the Greater Columbus Convention Center at Mid-Ohio Comic Con to celebrate the […]
Another jam packed and fascinating discussion among people who have a lot to say. NYC participants: Print vs. Digital–War, Co-existence, or Collaboration Publishers, retailers, and others on how the digital revolution will impact on print sales. – Ted Adams, CEO of IDW Publishing – Eric Beaulieu, Vice President Premedia, Transcontinental Transmedia – Dave Bowen, Director […]
This is easily one of the most interesting panels I have ever participated in.
It seems that the action kicked off early today at the Diamond retailer breakfast this morning, which due to its 8:30 start time was off limits for all the hard partiers we saw out and about last night. As reported by various folks who got up early, it was anounced that Bob Wayne has been […]
We’re at the Harvey Awards banquet with Ramona Fradon, Michael Golden, and many other stars. We’re live tweeting the winners at www.twitter.com/comixace. Please follow along. The Beat
Announced via PR yesterday, Devil’s Due, the long-running indie publisher is leaving Diamond as their distributor, for both books and periodicals, and going with Haven and self-distribution. But the reasons seem to be a tangle of financial considerations: Devil’s Due Publishing has pulled its distribution of comics and graphic novels from Diamond Comic and Diamond […]