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Valiants Next Ridiculous Variant Cover Will be Made of a Black Metal

Valiant's Next Ridiculous Variant Cover Will be Made of a Black Metal

Ian Melton let us know a few tips from the Valiant Panel at ECCC today. . First off, yes, Bleeding Cool reported Christian Ward would be doing the art on a new X-O Manowar series, from the Retailer Breakfast meeting this morning. Because that's what they said. Turns out Mel Caylo of Valiant wanted to […]

Dark Horse Fights for the Survival of Comics at ECCC

Dark Horse Fights for the Survival of Comics at ECCC

Dark Horse Comics has revealed their full signing and panel schedule for Emerald City Comic Con, taking place next week, starting on Thursday, March 14th, at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle Nothing about the schedule suggests that Dark Horse is fighting for survival, but we're unable to distinguish negative attention from positive attention[...]


[#ECCC] Live from Wonder Women Representing Gender and Sexuality in Superhero Comics

[#ECCC] Live from Wonder Women! Representing Gender and Sexuality in Superhero Comics

This live panel coverage at ECCC (Emerald City Comic Con) 2018 comes to us from contributor Jessica Dale.The Wonder Women! panel at this year's Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC) featured a conversation about the characters who paved the way for Wonder Woman's 1941 debut Dr Andrea Gilroy and Jaylee Warren led the talk about Diana's impact[...]

Thor: Tales of Asgard and Other Fine Art Exclusives from Alex Ross at ECCC

Thor: Tales of Asgard and Other Fine Art Exclusives from Alex Ross at ECCC

Superstar artist Alex Ross has lots of EXCLUSSSIVE art and  signed comics debuting at Emerald City Comic Con this weekend Ross's website revealed the details on all the Ross exclusives, including the Thor: Tales of Asgard Fine Art Canvas, inspired by Jack Kirby's cover to Tales of Asgard #1:Also available is the JLA: Inferno Fine Art Canvas:The[...]

The Weekly Static s01e27: Tosh Renews Flair Wooos and Tons More

The Weekly Static s01e27: Tosh Renews, Flair "Wooo"s, and Tons More!

On behalf of every heartbroken soul here at The Weekly Static, our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the tragedy at Stoneman Douglas High School, their families and the community. Kinda crazy how it feels tonight, and kinda crazy how you make it all alright. You crush me with the things you […]

ReedPOP Syfy Wire to Live-Stream NYCC ECCC and C2E2 in New Deal

ReedPOP, Syfy Wire to Live-Stream NYCC, ECCC and C2E2 in New Deal

[caption id="attachment_793171" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: (left) ReedPOP / (right) Syfy Wire[/caption]ReedPOP and Syfy Wire are set to give fans who can't make it out to Chicago, Seattle or New York City this year the next best thing to being there, with the editorial arm of NBCUniversal’s Syfy cable network striking a deal with the event producer[...]

Funko ECCC 2018 Exclusive Reveals Part 2: Star Wars

Funko ECCC 2018 Exclusive Reveals Part 2: Star Wars!

Funko has started to officially reveal their exclusives for Emerald City Comic Con 2018 This is one of the bigger shows on their schedule every year, since it's basically in their backyard Some of my favorite exclusives have come from this show in the past, and with them being shared with more and more retailers[...]

Funko Begins Their ECCC Exclusive Reveals with Marvel

Funko Begins Their ECCC Exclusive Reveals with Marvel!

Funko has started to officially reveal their exclusives for Emerald City Comic Con This is one of the bigger shows on their schedule every year, since it's basically in their backyard Some of my favorite exclusives have come from this show in the past, and with them being shared with more and more retailers every[...]

Redline Archer Barzinga At Emerald City Comic Con 2017

Redline! Archer! Barzinga At Emerald City Comic Con 2017!

During Emerald City Comic Con, our fearless Barzinga co-host Rich Henn got to hang out with the creative team for the new Oni Press comic Redline (Neal Holman, Clayton McCormack, Kelly Fitzpatrick)! Rich also discussed the end of Archer with Holman, and seriously they're all having a blast while I stayed at home doing nothing[...]



Harebrained Schemes Mitch Gitelman Says The Mechanics Of Destiny Were Taken From Hated 2007 Shadowrun Game

Harebrained Schemes' Mitch Gitelman Says The Mechanics Of Destiny Were Taken From Hated 2007 Shadowrun Game

Harebrained Schemes, the developer behind the rebooted Shadowrun franchise and the upcoming Battletech reboot, was on hand at Emerald City Comic Con for a panel appropriately called "From Shadowrun to BattleTech: Refreshing Beloved Franchises." Speaking about the poorly received 2007 game Shadowrun, Hairbrained co-founders Jordan Weisman and Mitch Gitelman said that the game would have been successful if[...]




The Open Space Of Grass Kings With Matt Kindt And Tyler Jenkins At #C2Ccon2017

The Open Space Of Grass Kings With Matt Kindt And Tyler Jenkins At #C2Ccon2017

All Coast-To-Coast Comic-Con participating retailers, received the below map, to promote the new Boom! comic from Matt Kindt and Tyler Jenkins, Grass Kings. Which seems to have gone down well. Just checked our mail. Looky what @boomstudios sent us! #grasskings @C2CComicCon exclusive. Thanks @rossrichie @FilipSablik pic.twitter.com/7b9RvGHYBn — Commander Jen King (@commanderking) March 4, 2017 Out this Wednesday, […]

Jim Lee Says Returns On DC Rebirth Less Than Expected #C2Ccon2017

Jim Lee Says Returns On DC Rebirth "Less Than Expected" #C2Ccon2017

The word from retailer sources, distribution sources and, well Marvel Comics SVP Sales David Gabriel, was that DC Comics Rebirth returns were higher than expected, much higher than DC New 52, and as a result comic book stores suffered greater cashflow issues as a result – with Gabriel pointing towards that issue as causing problems for retailers […]