Distribution! What stores is your graphic novel in, and where is it displayed? Is it reaching the school and library market? Is it featured in museum stores and gift shops? Those questions are in part answered by what kind of graphic novel you’ve created, and what kind of critical acclaim it’s receiving. But there’s another […]
ShortBox is setting foot in North America!
It’s Tony Shenton, not Diamond, who’s getting some competition from this one woman start up.
In a note sent to customers and posted on FB, Last Gasp publisher Ron Turner revealed the 47 year old company is shutting down its distribution arm. Dear Customer, Vendors, and Friends, We are writing to announce that Last Gasp is closing the distribution portion of our business. However, we are not closing our publishing program, […]
Those who think comics need to ditch the direct market right this minute had better not read the latest news about Barnes and Noble. The last big box chain had a dismal quarter, fired its CEO, and is looking to shore things up. Concern about Barnes & Noble’s Nook business gave way to worries about […]
I have a number of panel recaps to write up for you all, so you should expect them to occupy the next few days on the site – and we start with a panel from the ICv2 conference held before the convention opened. Called ‘Comics First!’, the majority of the focus of the conference was […]