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Rick &#038 Morty &#038 Dracula Motherf*cker Thank FOC Its Friday

Rick & Morty & Dracula Motherf*cker Thank FOC It's Friday

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday Planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming through that needs adjusting Because this[...]

Rick &#038 Morty Character Guide &#8211 Thank FOC Its Sunday

Rick & Morty Character Guide – Thank FOC It's Sunday

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Sunday San Diego's online replacement put the kibosh on the timeliness this week And planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the[...]

DC Comics Changes FOC Cut-Off to Sunday Night Sometimes Thursdays

DC Comics Changes FOC Cut-Off to Sunday Night, Sometimes Thursdays

Over a decade ago, the FOC battle was won As part of a class-action lawsuit against Marvel Comics brought by comic book retailer and Bleeding Cool Bestseller Chart contributor Brian Hibbs, Marvel committed to a system where retailers were allowed to amend their direct market sales orders a few weeks before a comic book shipped,[...]

Big Girls Thank FOC Its Friday

Big Girls Thank FOC It's Friday

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday - Big Girls Don't Cr Edition And planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product[...]

FOC Cover Stories &#8211 Mirka Andolfo Jen Bartel Jason Fabok and More

FOC Cover Stories – Mirka Andolfo, Jen Bartel, Jason Fabok and More

Image Comics is issuing a new Mirka Andolfo cover for Ludocrats #4 with an FOC date for the 27th of July and published on the 19th of August.[caption id="attachment_1236561" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mirka Andolfo Ludocrats #4 cover.[/caption]Marvel Comics has two new Black Widow #1 covers featuring the Marvel Cinematic Universe versions of the Black Widow on[...]

Marvel Comics Return to Schedules &#8211 Thank FOC Its Friday

Marvel Comics Return to Schedules – Thank FOC It's Friday

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (back on a Friday) - and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming[...]

Jeff Bridges Empyre and Death Metal Thank FOC Its Friday

Jeff Bridges, Empyre and Death Metal Thank FOC It's Friday

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (back on a Friday) - and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming[...]

Dynamite Boom Vault FOC Covers From Derrick Chew Jae Lee &#038 More

Dynamite, Boom, Vault FOC Covers From Derrick Chew, Jae Lee & More

Boom Studios and Dynamite Entertainment are the leading proponent of what is known as the FOC cover, releasing cover images just before the Final Order Cut-Off date in an attempt to goose last minute orders out of retailers But this week we have something from Vault as well Dynamite especially use tiered covers, as well[...]

My Little Pony/Transformers &#8211 Thank FOC Its Saturday

My Little Pony/Transformers – Thank FOC It's Saturday

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (mostly) every Friday - now on a Saturday - and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a[...]

Engineward and Empyre &#8211 Thank FOC Its Monday 22nd June 2020

Engineward and Empyre – Thank FOC It's Monday, 22nd June 2020

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (mostly) every Friday - now on a Monday - and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming through that needs[...]

Thank FOC Its Friday &#8211 Stranger Things and Strange Academy Are Back

Thank FOC It's Friday – Stranger Things and Strange Academy Are Back

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (mostly) every Friday and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming through that needs adjusting Because this represents the comic[...]

Thank FOC Its Friday With Marvel Omnibuses and Death Metal #2

Thank FOC It's Friday With Marvel Omnibuses and Death Metal #2

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (mostly) every Friday and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming through that needs adjusting Because this represents the comic[...]

Faithless II Menages a 25% Bump in Orders

Faithless II Menage's a 25% Bump in Orders

That would be especially likely for a series launch like Faithless II #1, which actually had a pre-shutdown FOC on March 23 Retailers knew their high number so they’d drop it a bit given an expected lower demand, right?Except.. the rules seem to go out the window when it comes to Boom and Faithless While[...]

Doctor Manhattan in Dark Nights: Death Metal and More

Doctor Manhattan in Dark Nights: Death Metal, and More

Scott Snyder, writer of DC's upcoming event comic Dark Nights: Death Metal participated in a DC Comics retailer event on Friday, to show off the first issue, with Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion, and FCO Plascencia. He event gave them a look at his whiteboard that demonstrates how Death Metal connects to the original Dark Nights: Metal event. He told them "It's a […]

Punchline Origin Previewed in Joker 80th Anniversary FOC This Weekend

Punchline Origin Previewed in Joker 80th Anniversary FOC This Weekend

Three months later, it's going to FOC again This time, however, we have a little preview of what is to come.UPDATE: In his latest newsletter, writer James Tynion IV states; The first out of the gate is going to be the JOKER: 80TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL, which has its FOC on Monday This is going to feature[...]

Ludocrats Yes But Marvel No &#8211 Thank FOC Its Friday 1st of May

Ludocrats Yes But Marvel No – Thank FOC It's Friday 1st of May

Welcome to Thank FOC It's Friday (mostly) every Friday and planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air We haven't had an industry-wide FOC for a month DC Comics is now coming through Diamond, USC and Lunar[...]

Thank FOC Its Monday for DC Comics UCS Lunar and Diamond

Thank FOC It's Monday for DC Comics, UCS, Lunar and Diamond

And tonight, Lunar, UCS and Diamond Comic Distributors all have warring Final Order Cut-Off or FOC items with a deadline of tonight.[caption id="attachment_1199541" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Thank FOC It's Monday for DC Comics, UCS, Lunar and Diamond Art from UCS.[/caption]We mentioned that Diamond was asking those retailers who still wanted to order their DC Comics through[...]

UCS Comic Distributors Waive Credit Card Reorder Fees For 2 Months

UCS Comic Distributors Waive Credit Card, Reorder Fees For 2 Months

Earlier today, Bleeding Cool reported that UCS Comic Distributors was taking its first FOC orders today The new distributor was set up by Midtown Comics in New York to distribute DC Comics titles to comic stores from the end of this month It is to take the place of Diamond Comic Distributors, DC's exclusive comic store[...]

Retailers Have Three FOC Dates in One Week for DC Comics Via UCS

Retailers Have Three FOC Dates in One Week for DC Comics Via UCS

[caption id="attachment_1196848" align="alignright" width="350"] Retailers Have Three FOC Dates in One Week for DC Comics Via UCS Logo from UCS.[/caption]After running a brief interview with Gerry Gladston of Midtown Comics and UCS Comic Distributors, we mentioned that we hadn't heard back from the other new DC Comics distributor DCBS/Lunar Distribution[...]

Thank FOC Its Friday &#8211 Nothing To See Because of the Diamond Shutdown

Thank FOC It's Friday – Nothing To See Because of the Diamond Shutdown

Yesterday, Diamond Comic Distributors stated that a list of publishers would not have any FOC books this week After all, with Diamond Comic Distributors closed to new product, there didn't seem any point However, DC Comics was not on that list Today it is For the first time since it began ten years ago, there[...]