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Ross Richie Replaces Scott Lenet As Boom's Chairman Of The Board
Ross Richie, Co-Founder and CEO of Boom Studios for over 16 years, has been appointed to Chairman of Boom Studios' Board of Directors Boom Studios PR states that "In this new role, Mr Richie will continue to provide vision and strategy for the company, targeting new business activities and arrangements to take the company to[...]
Is Boom Studios’ Favorite Image Series Actually Getting It Together?
We've been telling you about the cold war between Image Comics and Boom Studios, which reached a new level both with the multiple sellouts of Seven Secrets #1 headed to the 50,000 Club alongside Something Is Killing the Children and Once & Future and the over 75,000 copies sold of We Only Find Them When[...]
Snow Blind Graphic Novel Adaptation Nabs Jake Gyllenhaal To Star
BOOM! Studios' Ross Richie, Stephen Christy, and Adam Yoelin will also be attached to the pic as producers. Snow Blind Snow Blind Book Synopsis "What happens when you discover your parents aren't the people you thought they were? For high school student Teddy, life in a sleepy suburb in Alaska turns upside down when he innocently posts a[...]
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Humanoids' Mark Waid couldn't make it but Fantagraphics' Gary Groth, Boom Studios' Ross Richie, Dark Horse's Mike Richardson and IDW's Dirk Wood did The stream just wrapped. Along the way, Steve Geppi talked about the importance of communication from retailers, publishers and distributors, recommending that everyone needed to stay in their lane, publisher, retailers, distributors, that[...]
Steve Geppi Talks Live With Direct Market Pulishers
He will be joined by a number of publishers, including Gary Groth of Fantagraphics with whom Geppi had quite the turbulent relationship with back in the days that The Comic Journal rolled the roost, He is joined by Ross Richie of Boom Studios, Dirk Wood of IDW and former Fantagraphics and Boom editorial employee Mark[...]
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But in a twist of fate, Ross Richie, publisher of Boom Studios, has his own story about Bill to share Along with this shirt, he posts on Facebook, When Boom's Ross Richie Tried to Prove Diamond's Bill Schanes Wrong Image from Boom. Who is William Schanes? He was the Head of Purchasing at Diamond Distributors[...]
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[...]
Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition
(Down) Dubbed by people I've spoken to as the 'editor of choice' at DC, she's back to putting comic book band-aids together, Convergence-style, to keep the whole of DC publishing on track. Chris Ryall (Up) Ryall returned to IDW at the end of last year and has managed to create some new excitement at the publisher[...]
Celebrating the Ultraverse: 25th Anniversary Panel at SDCC
It was moderated by author JC Vaughn and included various alum as panelists: Publisher Dave Olbrich; Editor-in-Chief Chris Ulm; Rick Hoberg, artist of The Strangers; Terry Dodson, artist of Mantra; Aaron Lopresti, artist of Sludge; inker Barbara Kaalberg; Ross Richie, founder of Boom! (who worked in the marketing department); Director of Marketing Tom Mason; and Ultraverse superfan Robert McGinty. Ultraverse published 30 titles a month for[...]
Ch-Ch-Changes: Mark Evanier Will Write Garfield/Grumpy Cat Crossover, Not Jim Davis
Last week, BOOM! Studios announced the super-mega-crossover event to end all super-mega-crossover events: Grumpy Cat/Garfield! That's right, two of comics' most iconic feline characters will finally share a series this Summer, and comics will never be the same again! The original press release said that Garfield creator Jim Davis would write the story: An exclusive partnership between Dynamite[...]
Video Of Ross Richie's ComicsPRO Keynote Address, Protecting The Comic Store
We ran the text of the ComicsPRO keynote speech from Ross Richie, publisher and founder of BOOM! Studios earlier today. Well, because we've all been good little boys and girls, here's the video, filmed from ComicsPRO today. We ran the text of the ComicsPRO keynote speech from Ross Richie, publisher and founder of BOOM! Studios earlier[...]
Comic Publishers Using Facebook Live For Promotion
A week or so back we saw Ross Richie, publisher of BOOM! Studios using Facebook Live to entice readers to make a trip to their LCS to help boost sales The video got picked up by a lot of news sites, helping to boost the message and then other picked it up from there. The advantage[...]
WonderCon '15 – Your Comics In Hollywood – The Boom! Studios From Page To Screen Panel With Ross Richie, Stephen Christy, Borys Kit, And Matt Sugarman
Ross Richie (Publisher of Boom! Studios), Borys Kit, Matt Sugarman (an attorney and legal expert), and Stephen Christy (President of Development for Boom! Studios) took the stage on Friday, the opening day of WonderCon, to talk about the "intertwining" relationship of movies and comics There are many things creators need to know since it's not[...]
Ross Richie Writes 'Push Comics Forward' In Previews #comicsforward (UPDATE)
But if you want to see everyone reading comics—your aunt, your co-workers, your niece, your boyfriend, that kid down the street—let's Push #ComicsForward in 2015. Together. ROSS RICHIE Founder & CEO BOOM! Studios An ad also runs at the beginning of the volume,  And from the Boom Addiction blog, Ross Richie talks for an hour…. [...]