august 2020


Marvel Comics Takes All Top Ten in Diamond August 2020 Chart

Marvel Comics Takes All Top Ten in Diamond August 2020 Chart

It's been a long time coming. And DC Comics is no longer part of the picture. But if they were, Marvel Comics would still beat them when it came to sales and marketshare from Diamond Comic Distributors. But without them? Well, Marvel Comics takes it all. Diamond is no longer issuing the marketshare statistics for […]

Dynamite Extends Returnability Through August

Dynamite Extends Returnability Through August

Yesterday, we looked at DC Comics' confirmation of comic books that would be returnable through Diamond Comic Distributors, as part of arrangements regarding the impact of the global pandemic. Today, Dynamite Entertainment has announced an extension of their returnability of all stock to retailers through August. This enables retailers to order in confidence, whatever may […]

Doctor Strange #6 Returns to Marvel Comics August Schedule

Doctor Strange #6 Returns to Marvel Comics' August Schedule

Bleeding Cool previously noticed a lot of Marvel Missing-In-Action titles that hadn't been scheduled or rescheduled after the shutdown. And amid all the usual suspects, there were also titles that were rescheduled for June and July but didn't have follow-up issues scheduled for August. These included Ghost Rider, Daredevil, Miles Morales: Spider-Man, Strange Academy, New Mutants, […]

Broken Gargoyles Burning Tree Bug Bites in Source Point August 2020 Solicits

Broken Gargoyles, Burning Tree, Bug Bites in Source Point August 2020 Solicits

Since Point Press are coming back through Diamond Comic Distributors in August 2020, including launches for Broken Gargoyles, Burning Tree and Bug Bites in their solicitations Some you may have seen mentioned before, but there have been a few changes to schedules, naturally Here's what they have planned now... BROKEN GARGOYLES #1 (MR) JUN201338 (W) Bob Salley (A)[...]

Street Fighter Swimsuit Special From Udon Entertainment For August

Street Fighter Swimsuit Special From Udon Entertainment For August

Udon Entertainment isn't letting a little thing like a global pandemic and social distancing get in the way of their Street Fighter characters heading down to the beach or to the pool. That's why they are launching the Street Fighter 2020 Swimsuit Special, for August 19, through comic book stores, and directly through their website. […]

Valiant August 2020 Solicits Sees Final Witness Delayed Till 2021

Valiant August 2020 Solicits Sees Final Witness Delayed Till 2021

Valiant Entertainment has an incredibly limited line-up of titles solicited for August 2020 No sign of the Shadowman launch or of Final Witness, instead there's the launch of Savage initially planned for June, a resolicitation of the Rai trade paperback and X-O Manowar #2 initially planned for April And that's it Despite the film, there[...]

A New Vampire: The Masquerade Comic in Vaults August 2020 Solicits

A New Vampire: The Masquerade Comic in Vault's August 2020 Solicits

Vault Comics is launching a Vampire: The Masquerade comic book in August 2020, from Tim Seeley, Tini Howard, Blake Howard, Dev Pramanik and Nathan Gooden for the uninitiated, Vampire: The Masquerade is a tabletop role-playing game created by Mark Rein-Hagen and released in 1991 as the first of several Storyteller System games for its World[...]

Rick &#038 Morty Give Birdperson a Comic in Oni Press August 2020 Solicits

Rick & Morty Give Birdperson a Comic in Oni Press August 2020 Solicits

In their August 2020 solicitations, that means Birdperson getting their own comic book, and the finale of the Rick & Morty Goes To Hell mini-series And all this comes alongside original graphic novels Titan from Francois Vigneault, Dead Dudes by Christopher Sebela and Ben Sears, and Tea Dragon Tapestry by Katie O'Neill and Smoove City[...]

Dave Sim Turns Cerebus Into a Married Spider-Man in August 2020

Dave Sim Turns Cerebus Into a Married Spider-Man in August 2020

All those comic book fans who say they want a married Spider-Man again, well Dave Sim and friends are looking to give you just that with the latest Cerebus In Hell one-shit (this one you have to pay for) coming in August 2020 The Amicable Spider-Vark Annual One-Shot Though given Dave Sim's opinions about both[...]

Conan Uncensored Mirka Andolfo Ablaze Media August 2020 Solicits

Conan Uncensored, Mirka Andolfo, Ablaze Media August 2020 Solicits

here's what they have lined up for August 2020.CIMMERIAN PEOPLE OF BLACK CIRCLE #1 CVR A JAE KWANG PARK (MR)[caption id="attachment_1210293" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Uncensored Conan, Mirka Andolfo, Ablaze Media August 2020 Solicits Image from Diamond.[/caption]JUN200808 (W) Robert E Howard, Sylvain Runberg (A/CA) Jae Kwang Park Robert E Howard's Conan is brought to life UNCENSORED! Discover the true[...]

Power Rangers Lumberjanes Mega Man in Boom August 2020 Solicits

Power Rangers, Lumberjanes, Mega Man in Boom August 2020 Solicits

Boom Studios lead with the new Seven Secrets series, as seen on the cover of the upcoming Diamond Previews. But there is more to come, a tonne of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers comics, a Lumberjanes encyclopaedia, an Avant-Guards OGN and an Edmonia Lewis OGN as well. As well as Steven Universe, Buffy, Angel, Firefly and […]

Liefeld Locke &#038 Key and Last Ronin in IDW August 2020 Solicitations

Liefeld, Locke & Key and Last Ronin in IDW August 2020 Solicitations

Coming from IDW in August 2020, we have Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin from TMNT creators Peter Laird and Kevin Eastman, more Rob Liefeld GI Joe, the new Locke & Key historical excavation ahead of the Sandman crossover and the return of Canto - as well as Transformers, Ghostbusters, My Little Pony, Star[...]

Ales Kot Luca Casalanguida and Heather Moore Launch Lost Soldiers

Ales Kot, Luca Casalanguida and Heather Moore Launch Lost Soldiers

Getting a Gem of The Month for August 2020 in next week's Diamond Previews is a new series by Ales Kot, Luca Casalanguida and Heather Moore, called Lost Soldiers, promised earlier this year for the Summer - and still scheduled that way despite everything.Set in 1969 Vietnam and present day Juarez, about three men tied together[...]

SCOOP: Mars Attacks Red Sonja in Dynamite August 2020 Solicitations

SCOOP: Mars Attacks Red Sonja in Dynamite August 2020 Solicitations

This morning, we know what that is, Mars Attacks Red Sonja from Dynamite, out in August.[caption id="attachment_1210245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mars Attacks Red Sonja Launches in Dynamite August 2020 Solicitations Image from Twitter.[/caption]Drawn by Fran Strukan, Mars Attacks Red Sonja will see Mars attack Earth, but these are ancient Martians of the Hyborian Age attacking Hyboria...MARS[...]

From Alien to Avatar in Dark Horse Comics August 2020 Solicitations

From Alien to Avatar, in Dark Horse Comics August 2020 Solicitations

Dark Horse Comics has issued their solicitations for August 2020 - though forgive them if you recognise most of everything in here It's more of a shuffling round of what had been planned from May, July and July and hadn't been scheduled yet And it begins with the previously promised all new Alien with an[...]

Horizon Zero Dawn Sequel in Titan Comics August 2020 Solicitations

Horizon Zero Dawn Sequel in Titan Comics' August 2020 Solicitations

his only escape from the endless Night of the Hunt...[caption id="attachment_1209837" align="alignnone" width="350"] Horizon Zero Dawn Sequel in Titan Comics' August 2020 Solicitations Art by Stanley Artgerm Lau.[/caption] HORIZON ZERO DAWN #1 Writer ; Anne Toole Artist : Ann Maulina FC • 32pp • $3.99 On Sale August 5, 2020Cover Artists: Stanely ‘Artgerm’ Lau (CVR A), Game Art Wraparound (CVR[...]

Marvel Comics MIA in August 2020 Solicits New Warriors to Dr Strange

Marvel Comics MIA in August 2020 Solicits, New Warriors to Dr Strange

The release of their new August 2020 solicitations seems to pick what titles will be staying, in print at least, and what will be going This has led to a reduced title count for August and a number of titles that are now Missing-In-Action We also deduced a list of others, and none of them[...]

DC Comics August 2020 Solicitations Frankensteined (UPDATE)

DC Comics August 2020 Solicitations Frankensteined (UPDATE)

DC Comics will announce their August 2020 solicitations late today (along with whatever else need resolicitation or rescheduling) Here are the few, these happy few, that have already been solicited in some form or other.Batman #96 In Batman #96, reeling from the effects of the worst Joker toxin attack ever, Batman is on the run through[...]

DC Comics to Release August 2020 Solicitations on Friday

DC Comics to Release August 2020 Solicitations on Friday

DC Comics has confirmed that August 2020 solicitation detailers will be released to the world this coming Friday, May 15th Usually one of the first to the traps, we can expect on past form for the following week to provide August 2020 solicitations for everyone else, full August 2020 solicitation details to be released on[...]

Image Comics Schedules For July August and a Little September 2020

Image Comics Schedules For July, August and a Little September 2020

Art from Image Comics.[/caption] Image Comics August 2020On The Stump #4 20XX #6 Last Of The Independents OGN Fire Power by Kirkman & Samnee, Vol 1: Prelude OGN Reaver #10 Ice Cream Man #20 Protector #5 The Goddamned: The Virgin Brides #2 (OF 5) Fire Power By Kirkman & Samnee #2 Pretty Violent #8 Bitter[...]