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Who Wants To Be A DC Comics Vice President

Who Wants To Be A DC Comics Vice President?

Bleeding Cool ran a list of DC Comics people moving to Burbank... and a lot of people who are not Warners have begun advertising positions that will be filled in Burbank, and this is just the start However, of the eighty-possibly-plus positions that will be vacated at DC Comics, not all will be filled in[...]

Today DC Comics Staff Learn Details About The Big Move West

Today DC Comics Staff Learn Details About The Big Move West

I am told that just over a week ago, DC Entertainment President Diane Nelson sent out an e-mail sent to New York DC Comics staffers.Telling them that today, DC Comics will reveal details regarding the move from New York to Burbank next April.Including exactly when the different departments will be packing up and moving. Six months to go[...]

Two DC Comics Editors Leave &#8211 One To Marvel One To Valiant (UPDATE x2)

Two DC Comics Editors Leave – One To Marvel, One To Valiant (UPDATE x2)

I'm told of two more DC Comics editorial staff who won't be making the move from New York to Burbank - and, indeed, won't be spending any more time at DC Comics And both let DC Comics know yesterday.I'm told that newly promoted editor Katie Kubert of Batman, Detective Comics and Batman Eternal will be[...]

The Comic Industry Reacts To&#8230 Bob Waynes Departure

The Comic Industry Reacts To… Bob Wayne's Departure

Yesterday, Bleeding Cool broke the story that DC Comics' longest standing executive, Bob Wayne, would be stepping down from the publisher when it moves from New York to Burbank.Reaction was swift,Bob Wayne and I started one week apart at DC back in '87 I know how tired I am now, and he's WAY older, so[...]

Bob Wayne Senior VP DC Comics To Leave After Twenty-Eight Years At The Company

Bob Wayne, Senior VP DC Comics To Leave After Twenty-Eight Years At The Company

When he had newcomers hired above him, both Stephanie Fierman and Steve Rotterdam, he survived when they were dismissed and when DC Comics then reorganised, was promoted to Senior VP Sales where he has remained since.But I understand at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, that he told folk that he would not be joining[...]

DC Comics No Longer To Close In 2015 For Two Months

DC Comics No Longer To Close In 2015 For Two Months

Creators have been especially skittish, and the big news at C2E2 was how many of them were setting up books at Image, Boom, IDW, Avatar, Dynamite, Dark Horse and more ahead of fears for their longevity at DC.Now it appears that staff will be sent up in groups to set up shop in Burbank while[...]

Things To Do In Burbank Saturday If You Like Comics And Horror

Things To Do In Burbank Saturday If You Like Comics And Horror

Magnolia Blvd in beautiful downtown Burbank right next door to "the Writer's Store" Run by Del Howison and his wife Sue, Dark Del is a mecca for fans of horror from books, comics, novelties, movies, soundtracks and even fragrances It is an amazing place to go just about any day.But besides a treasure trove of[...]

Mad Magazine To Stay In New York

Mad Magazine To Stay In New York?

So DC Comics is set to move its entire operation to Burbank, part of the Warner Bros studios It should happen in April 2015 But there's one group of folk that haven't been mentioned.And that's the guys who create MAD Magazine, bought by DC Comics and moved into their New York offices.Back when the DC[...]

Douchey Cat Dishes on DC Comics Move Westward &#8211 Look It Moves By Adi Tantimedh

Douchey Cat Dishes on DC Comics' Move Westward – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

For one thing, the location of both Marvel and DC’s offices in Manhattan had established the city as the central hub of comics publishing for decades before the smaller companies like First Comics, Dark Horse or Image came along in other cities.  DC had already moved many of their administrative departments to Burbank a few[...]

The Weekends Gossip About DC Decision Day

The Weekend's Gossip About DC Decision Day

This is Philip Bond's Christmas card, sent from the Bond family,  including Executive Editor of Vertigo Comics, Shelly Bond. And this is Philip's only comment on whether he expects to be moving from New Jersey to California in 2015… you could take it either way. This weekend, many comic book professionals were gossiping about what […]

Reasons To Move From New York To Los Angeles Or Not. Here Comes DC-Day

Reasons To Move From New York To Los Angeles, Or Not. Here Comes DC-Day

Looks like Midtown Comics are showing their allegiances to the publisher staying in New York City, with their new delivery van. (UPDATE: No they're staying neutral! I'm told from a reader "the other side of the Midtown truck has Batman and Superman on it. An image of Wonder Woman is on the back gate, and […]

D-Day For DC Comics Tomorrow

D-Day For DC Comics Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the day when DC Comics staff working in the New York offices at 1700 Broadway will have to make a decision about what they'll be doing in April 2015.That is when DC Comics will move lock, stock, to the offices in Burbank, where an office has been waiting for them, empty, for a[...]

DC Comics Big Move From New York City To Burbank Planned For April 2015

DC Comics' Big Move From New York City To Burbank Planned For April 2015

Set your calendars for April 2015.That seems to be the date planned for the big move from Manhattan to Burbank Bleeding Cool was the first to tell you that this was going to happen, and indeed out investigations appear to have brought the decision to tell DC staff forward by a considerable period of time[...]

DC Comics Big Move Meetings Begin Today

DC Comics Big Move Meetings Begin Today

There's a big all-hands meeting with Diane Nelson in person, scheduled for today, with individual meetings with human resources scheduled for later in the week.Bleeding Cool has been told by DC insiders that despite what Dan DiDio may have suggested last week, not all current DC employees will be offered relocation to Burbank.Previous Warner President[...]

Thursday Runaround &#8211 My Little Pony Beats Sandman

Thursday Runaround – My Little Pony Beats Sandman

THE GIGANTIC GRAPHIC NOVEL THAT WAS REALLY GOODThe Bleeding Cool Fan Award-nominated graphic novel The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil by Stephen Collins has found itself on a slightly more prestigious award list, The Waterstones Book The The Year, where it is up against Booker Prize winner Julian Barnes' Levels Of Life.It already beat out[...]

Comics Industry Reacts To DC Comics' Decision To Go West

Earlier today, Bleeding Cool broke the news that DC Comics was heading west, from Manhattan to Burbank.Forty minutes later, DC Comics sent a letter out to staff and media confirming the story - and with the side benefit also helping make sure no other media outlet needed to credit Bleeding Cool An unnamed ex-DC exec[...]

SCOOP: DC Comics To Move Lock, Stock To Burbank (Confirmation UPDATE)

During the reorganisation of DC Comics into DC Entertainment, much of the production side of the comics publisher was moved from New York to Burbank in California, home to its parent company Warner Bros There was much speculation at the time of an eventual move west for everyone but in the end, while digital and[...]

Wednesday Runaround &#8211 The Scarcity Of Deadpool

Wednesday Runaround – The Scarcity Of Deadpool

BURBANK BOUND?Peter David writes; Meanwhile it seems DC is getting closer to moving to Burbank I’ve been hearing about this for years but now it seems matters are coming to a head. PLACE YOUR BETSA website, newmutants98.com has been set up to dispel the myth that this is a "rare" comic. Even more possible are that a ton[...]

Gatecrash An Architect Visit To DC Comics' West Coast Offices

Okay, seriously now, I want Los Angeles-based Bleeding Cool readers to apply for this, take photos, and see if you can spot any of the folk from this article.The American Institute Of Architects are arranging a tour of the DC Entertainment offices in the Warner Bros Burbank lot at the end of the month[...]