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Z2 Comics Hires Devin Funches To Sell Direct To Comic & Record Stores
And hiring Devin Funches from Oni/Lion Forge to ramp that side up. Z2 Comics Hires Devin Funches, Sells Direct To Comic & Record Stores Photo: Z2 Comics Z2 Comics has announced a new fulfillment facility in Denver, as well as the rollout of a direct sales program geared toward comic book specialty retailers and independent record stores,[...]
Oni Press's August 2021 solicits are as diverse in form and function as ever New original graphic novels Weeabo by Alissa Sallah, more Aggretsuko, a bundle of the Quick & Easy Guides including They/Them Pronouns, Consent, Queer & Trans Identities and Sex & Disability, as well as Invader Zim, Rick & Morty, Justin Roiland's new[...]
Job Changes at Oni-Lion Forge and Archie Comics
Yesterday, the Oni-Lion Forge Publishing Group announces the hiring of Alex Segura as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, formerly Archie Comics Co-President and before that DC Comics Executive Director of Publicity Segura will oversee Oni-Lion Forge's publicity, marketing, and sales efforts across various channels in addition to bringing over fifteen years of editorial,[...]
Lonely Receiver #2 Review:
Stresing and Macy Kahn, and letter Crank! Vain, the new title from Oni Press, is a World War II-era title about bloodsucking bandits, and the first issue is here Is it worth a read? The Vain #1 cover Credit: Oni Press The Vain #1 is a mixed bag as far as the writing goes, featuring a protagonist that feels, so[...]
Oni Spotlight Invader Zim and Comics for Kids for Comic-Con@Home
Oni Press kicks off Comic-Con@Home tonight with the first of three planned panels The publisher that gifted the world with Scott Pilgrim will bring the San Diego Comic-Con fun to your home via your mobile devices, tablets, and the smudged screen of your laptop The company that is very obviously based in Portland will use SDCC's[...]
Image Comics make four staffers redundant.
Unless things get moving again in one form or other, it is going to be a bleak summer for many, unable to change their plans. The Oni Shuffle And while comics staffers in Portland are losing jobs, someone is gaining one Robert Meyers, formerly Editorial Director, of Valiant, is now Senior Editor, Licensing at Oni Press[...]
Oni Press to Sell ECCC Exclusives Online Following Coronavirus Cancellation
In a press release sent about a half-hour before ReedPOP announced the cancellation of Emerald City Comic Con due to coronavirus fears that prompted most of the show's exhibitors to pull out, Oni Press sent out a press release revealing that, due to the cancellation of the event, the publisher will sell its ECCC exclusives[...]
Oni Press Brings French Canadian Graphic Novel Titan to U.S. in September
Oni Press has announced plans to publish François Vigneault's sci-fi graphic novel Titan in the United States later this year, a press release revealed Tuesday Originally serialized in 2014, the graphic novel will be released in the U.S for the first time Here's the synopsis, from the press release: When MNGR First Class João da Silva[...]
Lion Forge Drops The Beat
It was announced that Heidi would remain Editor-in-Chief, while Lion Forge owner David Steward II would become publisher, and the site would fall under the newly formed sister company to Lion Forge, Syndicated Comics. Since then, publisher rearrangement saw the Comics Beat fall under the newly arranged company, Polarity, alongside Lion Forge, another publisher they acquired/merged with,[...]
Oni Press to Collect Chris Onstad's Achewood as Omnibus Editions
Oni Press has announced plans to release omnibus editions of Chris Onstad's bestselling comic (which started as a webcomic), Achewood, starting next June The comic was not only a New York Times bestseller, but also inspired phone testicles, according to a 2010 Bleeding Cool report A press release contains more details. Oni Press adds one of[...]
Kurtis Wiebe and Justin Osterling Launch New Fantasy Series Dryad at Oni in March
Oni Press has announced a new series launching next year from Rat Queens co-creator Kurtis Wiebe and newcomer artist Justin Osterling called Dryad The book, which Wiebe says he's been working on for five years, is a fantasy comic about a couple whose lives are changed by parenthood Check out the press release below for[...]
The Rick And Morty Comic Series to End With #60
But it has now been confirmed that the upcoming Rick And Morty #56 will begin a final storyline , The Rickoning, that will bring the ongoing series, published at Oni Press, to an end, after five years The series has been Oni Press' best-selling comic book by a considerable degree But licenses come to an[...]
From writer Jason Richman, Ruben Fleischer, and ABC Studios and based on Oni Press' graphic novel series from writer Greg Rucka and illustrators Matthew Southworth and Justin Greenwood, the series centers on strong, assertive, and unapologetically sharp-witted Army veteran Dex Parios (Smulders) who works as a private investigator in Portland, Oregon. CBS All Access Johnson's Grey McConnell[...]