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The Winners Of Spring 2016 Diamond's Retail Best Practices Awards Announced At C2E2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=___smCaNuHMVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Diamond Best Practices Award Winners – Spring 2016 (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=___smCaNuHM) Here are the winners, announced at the Diamond Retailer breakfast this morning ahead of C2E2, and and their winning entries. Best Community Involvement Charlie's Comic Books – Tucson, AZ I've been selling comics in Tucson, Arizona for over three decades and opened[...]
Diamond Presents The Comic Book Industry To C2E2
Presented at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning by Diamond Comic Distributors themselves, we got a look at the current comic book retailer marketplace from the horse's mouth. So the good news is that 2015 was 6% up on 2014 Though no commentary on that 2016's sales are, so far down… However it's good news[...]
Valiant Talks Faith, 4001AD And Time Capsules At C2E2
At the Diamond retailer breakfast meeting before C2E2 this morning, Atom! Freeman and Hunter Gorinson led the presentation for Valiant Entertainment to retailers. They promoted the hell out of their 4001 AD event as a great starter point for learning about the Valiant universe, and showed off some images below for the first time. They are also going to push[...]
Soot, Milteddy Bears, Ghoul Scouts And More For Action Lab's 5th Year, At C2E2
At the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Action Lab celebrated five years of publishing and showed off their wares. They talked about how, if retailers matched their numbers on this year's FCBD book from Action Lab that they did for 2015, then Action Lab would double their order for free… And how they will allow retailers[...]
Action Lab Announces Two Miraculous Comic Series, Based On Nickelodeon Cartoon, At C2E2
At the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Action Lab celebrated five years of publishing and showed off their wares Including the announcement of two new comic books for July based on the new Nickelodeon cartoon Miraculous. They pointed out the show  Is tracking around #3 in kids shows, and is in the top 10 animated series[...]
Marvel To Launch It's All-New/Civil War II Previews Flip Book Freebie
Now we have the confirmation… and the cover. Announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning by Marvel is the All-New/Civil War II Sampler, being sent free, in bulk, to comic stores to show off upcoming stories. Follow more of our C2E2 coverage right here and the Retailer Breakfast right here.   [...]
Marvel Shows Off Langdon Foss Concept Art for Vote Loki 2016 At C2E2
 Shown off by Marvel at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, the comic book publisher is indeed entering the Presidential Election of 2016, with the Prince Of Life himself, Loki.We'd seen the Tradd Moore cover, but the Langdon Foss art was new Could this be the next Loki cosplay craze to catch on? Follow[...]
Marvel Announces Star Wars: Poe Dameron #1 Orders Of Over 200,000 Copies, At C2E2
Well, I mean, he's no Black Panther. But the 200,000 pre-orders of Star Wars: Poe Dameron #1 by comic stores, announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, is still a very impressive figure. And here's an unseen look at the cover to issue 3.  Oh and they have another comic featuring the fellow on the[...]
Spider-Gwen Gets An Annual, Gwenpool Gets MODOK, From C2E2
Announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Marvel are publishing a Spider-Gwen Annual in June, featuring her world's version of Captain America I wonder if they are having a Civil War II over there as well? While we get a little look at the Unbelievable Gwenpool #3…and , yes, that is MODOK on[...]
Amazing Spider-Man Brings Us… Iron Jane! In June, Announced At C2E2
Announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Marvel looks as if they are putting Mary Jane in the Civil War Spider-Man armour in Amazing Spider-Man #15 in June with this Alex Ross cover. Is this a Civil War II tie-In? Or have they already got that sorted? Either way, it's a while since Mary Jane[...]
Marvel Announces Deadpool: Mercs For Money As An An Ongoing Series, At C2E2
Announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Marvel have stated that the current Deadpool: Mercs For Money limited series will be reborn later this year as an ongoing comic book series. The comic book sees Deadpool recruiting a number of de'er-do-wells from across the Marvel universe as a personal army to (kinda) do[...]
Marvel To Publish Rogue One, A  Star Wars Story In October, Announced At C2E2
Announced at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, Marvel are to publish a comic book series, three issues plus a one-shot, to accompany the release of the new Star Wars spin-off movie, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. And for Star Wars Day… They are selling a bunch of Star Wars first issues[...]
Our First Look At The Rob Liefeld Deadpool Graphic Novel At C2E2
Shown off at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, or first look at the upcoming Deadpool graphic novel, drawn by Rob Liefeld. Let's zoom in a little… Follow more of our C2E2 coverage right here and the Retailer Breakfast right here. Shown off at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, or first[...]
Is That The Return Of Uncle Ben In Spider-Man: Dead No More?
Shown off at the Diamond Retailer Breakfast ahead of C2E2 this morning, was cover art for the Dead No More storyline for The Amazing Spider-Man debuting in Marvel's Free Comic Book Day offering. And, yes, that looks like Spider-Man's Uncle Ben upfront and centre…. But is that Captain Stacy behind him? Looks like all sorts of folk[...]