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AWA Studios Release Video Featuring Creators and New Series

AWA Studios Release Video Featuring Creators and New Series

AWA Studios, the new publisher punching above its weight with solid and unique titles under the editorship of Axel Alonso, released a new video at this year’s virtual ComicsPro The video featured all the current writers thanking retailers for their support and offered previews of their new and upcoming books.https://youtu.be/aWzN-QpSoKcAnd what a lineup of creators[...]

11 New DC Comics From DC Middle Ages To Elseworld To Deathstroke Inc

11 New DC Comics From DC Middle Ages To Elseworld To Deathstroke Inc

ComicsPRO, the comic book retailer activist group held its annual meeting online over the last couple of days, and DC Comics just sent out a press release saying what they said Whether they did or not.  Stating that DC Vice President of Sales and Revenue Nancy Spears teased several upcoming comic book projects as part of[...]

Todd McFarlane Talks About Spawns The Scorched #1 In October

Todd McFarlane Talks About Spawn's The Scorched #1 In October

It's Scorched time! Today, at the comic book store owner online summit, ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe - a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 We talked about his general[...]

Todd McFarlane Talks About Gunslinger Spawn #1 In October

Todd McFarlane Talks About Gunslinger Spawn #1 In October

Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe - a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 We talked about his general plans for Spawn's Universe earlier But what about the second[...]

Bad Idea Video Presentation To ComicsPRO Today To Make $8.7 Million

Bad Idea Video Presentation To ComicsPRO Today To Make $8.7 Million

Bleeding Cool has managed to get a leak of the video of Bad Idea Comics presentation to comic book retailers at the ComicsPRO event held online today And it is as bizarre as you might have expected, a "How to make $8.7 million" inspirational video by Bagsley Boardson outlining the Bad Idea rules, encouraging retailers[...]

Todd McFarlane Talks About The Spawn Movies &#8211 Yes Movies

Todd McFarlane Talks About The Spawn Movies – Yes, Movies

Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe - a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 But he wants it to be clear that this is not just a bunch of[...]

Todd McFarlane Talks To Bleeding Cool About King Spawn #1 In August

Todd McFarlane Talks To Bleeding Cool About King Spawn #1 In August

Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe - a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 We talked about his general plans for Spawn's Universe earlier But what about the first[...]

Todd McFarlane Talks To Bleeding Cool About Spawns Universe

Todd McFarlane Talks To Bleeding Cool About Spawn's Universe

Today, at ComicsPRO, Todd McFarlane announced Spawn's Universe - a one-shot coming in June with Jim Cheung that will spin our three new ongoing series, King Spawn, Gunslinger Spawn and The Scorched, a new title every two months, through 2021 He talked to me earlier this week about what he's doing and why he's doing[...]

Todd McFarlane Announces Spawns Universe Launching 4 New Comics

Todd McFarlane Announces Spawn's Universe, Launching 4 New Comics

Image Comics' President Todd McFarlane announced his plan to create a greater multi-character, interconnected comic book universe based around his Spawn comic at the retailer summit, ComicsPRO His stated goal is to establish a shared fictional universe over time in the vein of what the other comic industry giants, Marvel, and DC Comics, have accomplished[...]

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 Seven[...]

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.[caption id="attachment_1198244"[...]

Wizard Magazine Returns To Celebrate Most Dangerous Comic Con Ever

Wizard Magazine Returns To Celebrate Most Dangerous Comic Con Ever

Being given to retailers at the retail summit ComicsPRO being held today and tomorrow is the return of Wizard Magazine The comic book fan magazine that would outsell many of the comic books it wrote about, was a keystone publication for American nineties comic books, before losing its way in the noughties, before coming to[...]

Diamond Comic Distributors Closes New Memphis Warehouse

Diamond Comic Distributors Closes New Memphis Warehouse

Comic book publishers were told yesterday and comic book retailers will be told at the ComicsPRO retailer summit today that Diamond Comic Distributors is closing their New Memphis, Tennessee warehouse and distribution centre, with all functions transferring to their Olive Branch, Mississippi distribution centre It is understood that this is a direct result of DC[...]

Diamond Reduces Publishers Ability To Make Variant Covers Returnable

Diamond Reduces Publishers Ability To Make Variant Covers Returnable

Expect this to be one of a number of topics at today's ComicsPRO retailer summit. Since the pandemic, lockdown and shutdowns that affected the comic book industry, a number of comic book publishers increased the amount of comic books that they made returnable to comic book stores The idea was to protect retailers from sudden[...]

ComicsPRO Launch Their First Online Retailer Meeting In February

ComicsPRO Launch Their First Online Retailer Meeting In February

The comic book retailer activist organisation, ComicsPRO are launching their first online retailer meeting on the 18th and 19th of February this year.[caption id="attachment_1330624" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ComicsPRO Launch Their First Online Retailer Meeting In February[/caption]Over thirty vendors are lined up to participate and the ComicsPRO Keynote Speaker will be Kazu Kibuishi, creator of the graphic[...]

Scout Comics Launches Vending Machine Display at ComicsPRO

Scout Comics Launches Vending Machine Display at ComicsPRO

James Haick, President of Scout Comics writes about a new product launch at ComicsPRO last weekend You can catch up with all of Bleeding Cool's ComicsPRO coverage right here.My name is James Haick and I became President and partner at Scout Comics and Entertainment a little over a year ago Never in my wildest dreams[...]

Mad Cave Launches New Retailer Programme and Stargazer #1 in May 2020 Solicits

Mad Cave Launches New Retailer Programme, and Stargazer #1 in May 2020 Solicits

ComicsPRO was this weekend at Portland, Oregon, was rather overshadowed by the firing of DC Publisher Dan DiDio So we are rather playing catch up with some of the news announced, apologies for our tardiness But that included Mad Cave Studios launching Mad Cave Champions, a new rewards initiative to provide retailers exclusive offers on all[...]


Gossip: DC No-Show at ComicsPRO and DCs Big Change

Gossip: DC No-Show at ComicsPRO and DC's Big Change

DC Comics were scheduled to appear in strength at ComicsPRO being held at Portland, Oregon right now However, I am told by connected individuals that DC cancelled most of their ComicsPRO appearances No one showed up on the first day, and DC Comics missed their hour-long presentation shot ComicsPRO gave DC the chance to make[...]