More room for cosplayers! More people! More toilets!
We’ve reached Peak Con – how did the reimagined LBCC and the brand new Keystone and Fandemic Houston fare in a crowded schedule?
They’re here! The new, streamlined Harvey Award nominations. As opposed to the old traditional list of Inkers, Letters, etc, the new Harveys have only six categories, Book of the Year, Digital Book of the Year, Best Children or Young Adult Book, Best Adaptation from a Comic Book/Graphic Novel, Best Manga and Best European Book. The nominees […]
Some convention news that has been brewing as the schedule continues to expand. • Ace Comic Con has announced a Midwest show, to be held at Chicago’s Navy Pier on October 12-14th, the week after New York Comic Con. The guest list includes Hiddleston, Josh Brolin, Zazie Beetz and recently announced Chris Evans. Many wrestlers […]
As you may have heard a very unfortunate incident happened at BookCon that I was involved with. At a panel on Diversity in Graphic Novels organized by Diamond Comics, which I was moderating, creator Tee Franklin arrived and found that there was no ramp for her to get to the speaker’s stage. She was understandably […]
ReedPOP responds after many notable comics professionals receive NYCC badge rejection emails
Comings and goings at ReedPOP nad Diamond.
It’s a new year and I’m sure most of you are thinking about career and improvements and here’s a few job listings to get you started: • Abrams is hiring an Editor, Graphic Novels wo work with the Amulet and Abrams ComicArts imprints. Responsible for editing and project managing 7–10 titles per season, which includes titles […]
Once again, we’ve reach the completion of another New York Comic Con. As always, things changed, things improved, things went awry, and as always, Lance Fensterman and staff met to listen to show attendees express their compliments, criticisms, and concerns. So, what were people talking about? Here are the main points: Torsten AdairI’ve been writing […]
ReedPOP is expanding its domestic comic con slate with Keystone Comic Con, to be held September 14-16 2018 in Philadelphia. It’s the first pure comics show in a new territory that ReedPOP has launched since Chicago’s C2E2 back in 2010. It will be a full scale con with comic and pop culture guests, panels […]