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134000 Copies Of Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Still To Come To Comic Shops

134,000 Copies Of Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Still To Come To Comic Shops

BRZRKR time… As we've well covered, this is the biggest week in comics in quite some time. DC launched their newest event with Infinite Frontier #0, Image rolled out the hotly anticipated Nocterra by former DC headliners Scott Snyder and Tony Daniel, Marvel dropped the first series written and drawn by Peach Momoko – X-Men: […]

Webhead Taegukgi Spider-Man and Alien Top Advance Reorders

Webhead, Taegukgi, Spider-Man and Alien Top Advance Reorders

The Patrick Gleason "Webhead" cover to Carnage: Black, White And Blood really boosted retailer advance reorders this week, as did interest in the Korean Captain America in Taskmaster, both outdoing Spider-Man getting a new costume and the launch of a new Alien series from Marvel. While other retailers took the opportunity to top up their […]

Ha Ha Harley And Hollow Heart &#8211 Thank FOC Its Friday 26th February

Ha Ha, Harley And Hollow Heart – Thank FOC It's Friday 26th February

Thank FOC It's Friday –  Planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors. And now Lunar Distribution as well. Here's this week's comics product coming through that may adjusting as demand slips and slides with the emerging economic bubble. Or somesuch. Traditionally FOC is the date when […]

Next Week Will Be A Monster Week In Comics &#8211 If They All Arrive

Next Week Will Be A Monster Week In Comics – If They All Arrive

Next week will be a monster week in comics – that's if all the comic books arrive. Weather and pandemic have seen many delays, especially from Diamond Comic Distributors, but if all goes to plan, there are a LOT of big books coming out next week. First is Infinite Frontier #0, the big DC Comics […]

More Diamond Comics Delays To Comic Shops This Week

More Diamond Comics Delays To Comic Shops This Week

There have been a lot of delays to comic book deliveries of late, with current weather issues hitting all manner of aspects of the industry. Both Diamond Comic Distributors and Lunar Distribution have faced delays to comic book stores and we now have the latest. Last week, Bleeding Cool reported that "Diamond Comic Distributor's Olive […]

Everything You Knew About Buffy Was Wrong in Boom May 2021 Solicts

Everything You Knew About Buffy Was Wrong in Boom May 2021 Solicts

Boom Studios is launching a new comic book series Eve, in May – we featured this yesterday if you wanted to catch up. Wynd is returning with #6, and Buffy The Vampire Slayer does an anniversary #25 issue everything you knew was wrong. Here's Boom Studios' full May 2021 solicitations. BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #25 […]

ComicsPro: Boom Studios Announce Two New Comics Eve &#038 Dark Blood

ComicsPro: Boom Studios Announce Two New Comics, Eve & Dark Blood

Near the end of their ComicsPRO presentation, in addition to touting the company's success in 2020, Boom Studios' Filip Sablik and Morgan Perry shared with retailers two new projects coming to stores in May and July respectively. This is a bit reminiscent of last year's conference where they announced Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo's […]

ComicsPRO: What Is Boom Studios Magic: The Gathering Surprise

ComicsPRO: What Is Boom Studios' Magic: The Gathering Surprise?

During their presentation at ComicsPRO, after taking a bit of a victory lap with retailers, Boom Studios' Morgan Perry just dropped a big tease for their upcoming Magic: The Gathering series launching in April. As announced earlier, Boom Studios recently picked up the license and announced a new ongoing series, entitled simply Magic by Black […]

ComicsPRO: Boom Studios Increased Sales To Comic Shops By 22%

ComicsPRO: Boom Studios Increased Sales To Comic Shops By 22%

At ComicsPRO's Annual Conference, which is taking place virtually around the world this year, Boom Studios' Filip Sablik and Morgan Perry are just about done delivering their presentation to retailers. Boom is anchoring the first morning of publisher presentations, so it'll be interesting to see what other major publishers say later in the conference. Sablik […]

Children Of The Atom and Amazing Spider-Man Top Advance Reorders

Children Of The Atom and Amazing Spider-Man Top Advance Reorders

Advance reorders time! Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, […]

Pee-Wee Hermann Congratulates Keanu Reeves On BRZRKR Orders

Pee-Wee Hermann Congratulates Keanu Reeves On BRZRKR Orders

Bleeding Cool was first to report that Keanu Reeves' first comic book BRZRKR from Boom Studios has received over 615,000 pre-orders from the direct market of comic book shops as well as being the most crowd-funded comic book in history. So naturally, Dinesh Shamdasani of Bad Idea Comics wanted to congratulate his old friends at […]

First Original Grant Morrison Comic For Five Years Goes To FOC Today

First Original Grant Morrison Comic For Five Years Goes To FOC Today

It's Grant Morrison time! With all the understandable industry attention on Boom Studios' record-shattering BRZRKR by Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt, and Ron Garney over the last couple of weeks, followed by Image Comics' next big series Nocterra by  Scott Snyder and Tony Daniel, a new series from another industry heavyweight may be flying a bit […]

Something Is Killing The Children #16 May Have Never Existed

Something Is Killing The Children #16 May Have Never Existed

In his newsletter, James Tynion IV stated "I've been having a series of very exciting calls and emails about Something Is Killing The Children that I can't even hint about yet. I just sent off the last issue of whole Archer's Peak story cycle to the printer, and that will be out I think later this […]

The New Green Ranger is (Spoilers) Triggering First Appearances

The New Green Ranger is (Spoilers), Triggering First Appearances

Boom Studios' Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Complete Comic Collection Kickstarter ended as the fourth highest-funded comic book campaign of all time at over $804,000 last week, but… that wasn't the biggest news in Power Rangers fandom recently. Over the last five months, we've been telling you about the new Green Ranger who first appeared in […]

Correction: Most Of Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Only Has 1 Week Delay

Correction: Most Of Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Only Has 1 Week Delay

Bleeding Cool was the first to report on Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR record-shattering orders. The star's first entrée into creator-owned comics, with co-writer and Matt Kindt and artist Ron Garney, sold over 615,000 copies at FOC. Not only did that make BRZRKR #1 the highest-ordered launch in the history of publisher Boom Studios, but also the […]

Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Yet Another Delay (UPDATE)

Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR #1 Yet Another Delay (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Diamond Comics has sent a corrective message. The delay to BRZRKR #1, which Diamond said would affect all covers, they have corrected saying it's just the foil cover that will be a month late. The other issues will just be one weeks lat. Due to an error on Diamond's part, it was erroneously reported […]

Luna Issue 1: A Bad Trip In A Good Way

Luna Issue 1: A Bad Trip, In A Good Way

Before I begin: Luna #1 has a sex scene that involves surprise (but apparently not unwelcome) knife play. When Boom! prints on the back cover that Luna is suggested for Mature Readers, they mean it. (Forgive us, newly promoted Boom Studios Marketing Lead, Esther Kim, for spoiling a late-occurring element of Luna #1.) On with […]

Diamond Discounts Free Comic Book Day 2020 Comics To Retailers

Diamond Discounts Free Comic Book Day 2020 Comics To Retailers

Free Comic Book Day was a bit of a damp squib in 2020. When FCBD was cancelled, the books had already been printed, and when it was rearranged for a month-long promotion, it didn't have the impact the original would have done, with many stores operating social distancing or being closed entirely. As a result, […]

Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Sells Over 615000 Copies To Comic Stores

Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR #1 Sells Over 615,000 Copies To Comic Stores

We've been talking about Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR comic book with co-writer Matt Kindt and artist Ron Garney for some time and predicting that it would be not only publisher Boom Studios biggest series ever, but one of the biggest series in recent years. Now that the dust has settled from FOC not only were we […]

Keanu Reeves BRZRKR #1 Has Eight Slots In Advance Reorder Top Ten

Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR #1 Has Eight Slots In Advance Reorder Top Ten

Keanu Reeves' BRZRKR #1 has broken all the records for Advance Reorder numbers it seems, with different covers taking the six top slots, eight of the top ten, and ten of the top twenty-five. Looks like that 1:1000 signed cover really helped as well, Daredevil, Star Wars, Crossover and Spawn all struggle to get in. […]