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The New Distribution Wars – Lunar, UCS and Diamond

Diamond is doing their big comeback campaign and have even gotten the former publisher of DC Comics Dan DiDio to wear the short Mine must be lost in the mail.[caption id="attachment_1207514" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The New Distribution Wars - Lunar, UCS and Diamond Photo from video screencap.[/caption]It looks like stores being served by Lunar Distribution are[...]

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Are Dan DiDio and Shane Davis Giving Us the #MeToo Metal Men?

A new series following after that by former publisher Dan Didio and Earth One Superman artist Shane Davis himself, but we didn't see much of them Heroes In Crisis #9 also featured a confession to camera, Will Magnus' testimonial to Sanctuary, saying 'I created her And I'm… I love her.'Which suggests he may be talking about[...]

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Dan DiDio Catches Us Up With Metal Men, Out Today

Dan DiDio may have been dropped by DC Comics as publisher, but the vestiges of his work remains, including seven more issues of Metal Men with Shane Davis to be published Naturally, there will be many eyes looking for a subtext in the light of this change But with issue 6 out today, in print[...]

Joe Quesada and Dan DiDio on Their Marvel Vs DC Rivalry.

Joe Quesada and Dan DiDio on Their Marvel Vs DC Rivalry

Last week on the Drink And Draw YouTube channel, Dan DiDio and Joe Quesada joined Dan Panosian, Jeff Johnson, Dave Johnson and Ben Defeo to drink and draw The conversation was naturally dominated by Joe and Dan, and they talked about the last time they met socially, and the challenges publishing mainstream superhero comic books[...]

So Why Did Dan DiDio Leave DC Comics Anyway?

DC Zoom, Dan DiDio and Milo Manara in the Daily LITG April 11th 2020

Right now that means Milo Manara, Dan DiDio and Zoom backgrounds Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="attachment_1165967" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Zoom, Dan DiDio, Milo Manara and the 10 Most-Read[...]

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Dan DiDio and Joe Quesada on Not Writing Love Letters to Comics

Last night on the Drink And Draw YouTube channel, Dan DiDio and Joe Quesada joined Dan Panosian, Jeff Johnson, Dave Johnson and Ben Defeo to drink and draw The conversation was naturally dominated by Joe and Dan, and they talked about the last time they met socially, and the challenges publishing mainstream superhero comic books[...]

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Dan DiDio Biggest Regret at DC Was Year Two of the New 52

Last night on the Drink And Draw YouTube channel, Dan DiDio and Joe Quesada joined Dan Panosian, Jeff Johnson, Dave Johnson and Ben Defeo to drink and draw The conversation was naturally dominated by Joe and Dan, and they talked about the last time they met socially, and the challenges publishing mainstream superhero comic books[...]

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When Dan DiDio Was Meant to Be Fired in 2008

Back in 2008, Graeme McMillan of THR, then of iO9, wrote "it looks as if DC Comics Executive Editor Dan DiDio is about to be removed rather soon That's the rumor that's been going around comic circles recently, made all the more believable by the past month being one of the more unfortunate for DC's[...]

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Dan DiDio, Stocking Up On Essentials During Coronavirus Pandemic

anyway, former DC publisher Dan DiDio has been posting up a storm on social media about bagging up his comics collection in his Californian home during the coronavirus pandemic But what happens when you run out of bags, long boxes and backing boards? Do they still count as essential supplies? He posts;A clandestine meeting in[...]




Post-Dan DiDio Changes, Already Happening at DC Comics?

But it appears that a number of writers who have been working on upcoming comic books in line with the new DC Timeline, as of yesterday are being asked to make significant changes.The original plan, as outlined by Dan DiDio at NYCC last year, was to rewrite the chronology of the DC Universe, with Wonder[...]


When DC Comics Wanted To Distribute Boom Studios

When DC Comics Wanted To Distribute Boom Studios

Boom Studios co-founder and publisher Ross Richie posted, in the wake of Dan DiDio's no longer being publisher of DC Comics, saying, I want to wish Dan DiDio all the best in his future endeavors He has always been kind to me and great to BOOM! Studios.With him gone from DC now, it might be fun to share[...]

Gossip: Luke Fox, Jonathan Kent - What DC Comics' 5G is All About

AT&T and Warner Bros – The Real Driving Force Behind DC Comics' 5G

Some people have decided, it seems, that Dan DiDio was fired as Publisher at Warner Bros because of the 5G/Generation Five relaunch he instigated within the company over the last nine months This is not true - and yesterday, Bleeding Cool reported, after talking to creators, that 5G was very much still on the books,[...]

Nightwing Gets to the Bottom of a Major Mystery in Nightwing #70 [Improbable Previews]

Nightwing Seeks Answers on Didio's Departure in Nightwing #70 [Improbable Previews]

We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy, of course.In this issue of Improbable Previews, we take a look at upcoming events of Nightwing #70 as Dick Grayson learns the news of Dan Didio's departure from DC Comics How does he react? Read on! Nightwing #70, by Dan Jurgens and Ryan Benjamin, hits stores in March. NIGHTWING #70 JAN200568 (W) Dan Jurgens[...]

Dan Didio Calls Out Nostalgia, Speculator Marketing

Dan Didio Reacts to Dan Didio's DC Departure

Bleeding Cool has published several articles collecting comics industry reactions to the shocking news broken by Bleeding Cool last week that Dan Didio is no longer at DC Comics, with word from sources indicating Didio was fired for "fostering a poor work environment," leaving Jim Lee in charge as the sole publisher for now.But in[...]


Dan DiDio and Shane Davis to Finish Metal Men With #12

Dan DiDio and Shane Davis to Finish Metal Men With #12

Dan DiDio may no longer be Publisher of DC Comics - we explained why here late last night But he wasn't just DC Publisher, he was also the writer of the series Metal Men, drawn by Shane Davis Issue 5 has just been published by DC Comics - but what else is to come?Well, artist[...]