By now you’ve seen the upset reactions from retailers over the ongoing digital sale of 99¢ comics collections. You’ve heard about CB Cebulski’s statement that Marvel is not setting the prices, and it’s an Amazon/Comixology thing. And you’ve read Brian Hibbs’ open letter when he says he is very disappointed at Marvel. It seems that […]
More from the Marvel presentation to retailers. EIC CB Cebulski ran down a list of #1 and presented new art in a presentation subtitled “Selling Comics, Making Memories” – because that’s what it’s all about.
CB Cebulski made his debut as Marvel’s front man at a Diamond retailer event, standing before a packed room. The headlines probably came towards the very end of the panel when a retailer addressed the elephant in the room: the 99¢ sales on digital collections the week of release that Amazon and Comixology have been […]
The Fantastic Four are finally coming back to the Marvel UNiverse this AUgust, in a monthly series written by Dan Slott and drwan by Sara Pichelli.
As widely expected, Marvel is launching a NEW relaunch in May, as revealed in a press release and various news stories today. The launch will be called “A Fresh Start.” It comes on the heels of the less than well received Marvel Legacy relaunch that came last September. The promo art, by Jim Cheung, shows […]
By Brian Hibbs Dear C.B., I want to congratulate you on your new position as Editor-in-Chief at Marvel comics; from what I know about you I think you’ll probably fit the job pretty well. There’s been a lot of chatter about Marvel’s content, and I’d like to talk a bit more about it from […]
§ Nice art: Dark Horse will release a full collection of Evan Dorkin’s Milk and Cheese comics in May. This is what the 90s were all about, people. Sometimes dairy is a dish best served spoiled. Over the years, Milk and Cheese has proven to be a comic book of idiotic genius from the devilish mind of […]
When C.B. Cebulski was announced as Marvel’s new EiC, the basic assumption was that he would bring his experience as Vice President for international business and brand management in Marvel Asia to continue strengthening Marvel’s place in the Asian marketplace. Sure enough, today Marvel announced a new one-shot comic in March based on the Iron […]
§ Nice Art: The Inhumans comic may have been cancelled, and the tv show may have been a fiasco, but it seems the Black Bolt series by Saladin Ahmed and Christian Ward is beginning to build up some critical notice. The first collection comes out in two weeks, usually a good point for the jumping […]
by Eli Cross Marvel Comics and controversy seem to go hand in hand these days. If it’s not one thing it’s another. After axing Alonso nearly two weeks (right before Thanksgiving no less) and announcing C.B. Cebulski as the new EiC, previous allegations regarding Cebulski began to resurface. The long and short of it, in […]