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Other History Of The DCU Retailer Variants For Black History Month

Other History Of The DCU Retailer Variants For Black History Month

DC Comics are majorly upping their retailer exclusive cover variant opportunities in February Sometimes you get one a month, occasionally you get two, but for the 28 days of February 2021, you get three I can see why DC is stepping up their numbers, basically you add thousands of sales, someone else does all of[...]

Marvel Comics Has 9 Exclusive Retailer Variants For November

Marvel Comics Has 9 Exclusive Retailer Variants For November

Before the shutdown, Marvel Comics was soliciting for retailers to order exclusive retailer covers for a bunch of upcoming comics They were all pretty much abandoned, and no more have been seen for quite some time Now for November, as in October, Marvel appears to be bringing them back, full speed ahead.To get a retailer[...]

ReedPOP Runs Virtual Retailer Breakfasts This Thursday

ReedPOP Runs Virtual Retailer Breakfasts This Thursday

Comic book retailers are used to going to comic book conventions to be feted by publishers and distributors, fed and watered and given free swag Well, so many of those opportunities have gone this year, especially the big two, the San Diego Comic-Con Friday Retailer Lunch in one of the bits of the San Diego[...]


Retailers Put Your Comic Store Logo in the World of Blade Runner

Retailers, Put Your Comic Store Logo in the World of Blade Runner

Okay, so the Diamond Retail Summit 2019 in Las Vegas kick off tomorrow, where comic book publishers, creators, activist groups and Diamond Comic Distributors all pitch up to talk about the comics industry with comic book retailers from around the world (but mostly North America) So today, and all weekend long, expect a lot of[...]

That 2019 Diamond Retailer Summit Las Vegas Event Guide in Full

That 2019 Diamond Retailer Summit Las Vegas Event Guide in Full

Can you make it to the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas? Are you even a comic book retailer? Either way, courtesy of Bleeding Cool, you can fantasise about being one Jetting in, checking in to your hotel, looking at all the enticements that the gambling capital of the world has on offer, the show,[...]

Neal Adams Batman Vs Ras Al Ghul Series for DCs Year Of The Villain

Neal Adams' Batman Vs Ra's Al Ghul Series for DC's Year Of The Villain

It's going to be an interesting Diamond Retailer Summit this weekend And DC Comics is throwing up a number of announcements in advance - some of which they didn't quite expect yet I hear that meant some early morning phone calls Anyway, this is what they were expecting to announce today - and just have,A[...]


Comic Store In Your Future &#8211 Becoming The Comic Book Guy From The Simpsons

Comic Store In Your Future – Becoming The Comic Book Guy From The Simpsons

Rod Lamberti of Rodman Comics writes weekly for Bleeding Cool. Find previous columns here. He writes: Hello, I will be going to the upcoming Las Vegas Diamond Summit. If there are any publishers interested in doing interviews feel free to drop me a line at rodmancomics@aol.com. Now on to our regular program. I remember as a kid going […]

ComicHub to Look Down On Comics Industry at Diamond Summit in Nevada

ComicHub to Look Down On Comics Industry at Diamond Summit in Nevada

"We wanted to give retailers an alternative to the programming that many of them have seen before and create a space where publishers and retailers alike can meet and relax,"  said Atom! Freeman, ComicHub's sales guy and official host.The Suite will be open on Sunday, and just Saturday for retaielrs making plans."We love comics retailers[...]


BOOM Brings Faithless Power Rangers Exclusives to Diamond Retailer Summit

BOOM! Brings Faithless, Power Rangers Exclusives to Diamond Retailer Summit

BOOM! Studios has announced its EX-X-XCLUSIVES for the Diamond Retailer Summit: a black and white Paul Pope variant for Faithless #1 and a Dan Mora variant for Saban's Go Go Power Rangers #20 If you're having trouble remembering which is which, the one without the lesbians making out in the shower is Power Rangers.BOOM will[...]

Comic Store In Your Future- Avengers: Endgame Hurt Sales Unlike Hellboy

Comic Store In Your Future- Avengers: Endgame Hurt Sales, Unlike Hellboy

Rod Lamberti of Rodman Comics writes weekly for Bleeding Cool. Find previous columns here. What a wild and crazy ride it has been these last few weeks. The Avengers: Endgame movie came out and created a new reality for us. Where before with big blockbuster movies based on comics, we saw little to no increase in foot […]

Image Comics Has Three Plans to Help Retailers &#8211 and More to Come

Image Comics Has Three Plans to Help Retailers – and More to Come

Corey Hart, Director of Sales at Image Comics has been talking to retailers about their current and upcoming promotions for Image titles.And they've got three of them. No Risk Number Ones Over the past few years, retailers have repeatedly told us that the market has become oversaturated and overwhelming—making it harder and harder for them to anticipate[...]

Diamond Retailer Summit Exclusive Covers For Las Vegas 2019

Diamond Retailer Summit Exclusive Covers For Las Vegas 2019

The Diamond Retailer Summit for comic book retailers, publishers and creators will be taking place in Las Vegas from May 18th to 20th As a way to encourage and reward retailers from attending, publishers often give away very rare Summit-only variant covers of their titles, which can be flipped for enough to pay for flights[...]

Diamond Summit Retailers to Tour Las Vegas Comic Shops

Diamond Summit Retailers to Tour Las Vegas Comic Shops

Comic retailers attending this year's Diamond Summit in Las Vegas will be treated to a bit of a busman's holiday Getting a bus tour of comic stores in Las Vegas before the day's business begins.Running from 2pm till 6.30pm, on Saturday, May 18th, the trip costs attendees $15 - but they get back a $25 voucher[...]

Diamond Comics Summit 2019 to be Held in Vegas Baby&#8230

Diamond Comics Summit 2019 to be Held in Vegas, Baby…

Diamond Comic Distributors has announced that its 2019 Retailer Summit for comic shop retailers will take place from Saturday, May 18th through to Monday, May 20th, 2019 in Las Vegas.The 2019 Retailer Summit will bring together the industry’s retailers, publishers, key vendors, and Diamond staff for the 3-day trade-only event The summit will feature key supplier[...]

Michigan Comic Retailers To Restore Local Theater For Comic Shop/Cinema Hybrid

Michigan Comic Retailers To Restore Local Theater For Comic Shop/Cinema Hybrid

It's the ultimate streamlining of the comics life cycle.Controversial retailer Dennis Barger Jr and his business partner Robert Bowman have a plan to turn that dream into a reality.Barger and Bowman, who own Lincoln Park's Quick Stop Comic Shop, have purchased the Denniston Theater in Monroe, MI and plan to use it to launch a reboot of[...]

DC Comics And Marvel Exclusives &#8211 And More &#8211 From ComicsPRO 2017&#8230

DC Comics And Marvel Exclusives – And More – From ComicsPRO 2017…

Thanks to the joy of eBay, and some fast fingered retailers, we can see some of the ComicsPRO retailer exclusive items given away by Marvel and DC Comics - and others...So a Jim Lee sketch version of his Kate Moss Calvin Klein swiped cover to The Wild Storm #1 and a Bawoman Rebirth #1 variant...[...]