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Is Boom Studios Favorite Image Series Actually Getting It Together

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

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.[caption id="attachment_1219449" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Snow Blind[/caption] 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[...]

Steve Geppi States Comics Sales Higher Than Expected Out Of Shutdown

Steve Geppi States Comics Sales Higher Than Expected Out Of Shutdown

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 Video With Groth Richie Wood and Waid Tomorrow

Steve Geppi Video With Groth, Richie, Wood and Waid, Tomorrow

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[...]

When Booms Ross Richie Tried to Prove Diamonds Bill Schanes Wrong

When Boom's Ross Richie Tried to Prove Diamond's Bill Schanes Wrong

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,[caption id="attachment_1199871" align="aligncenter" width="600"] When Boom's Ross Richie Tried to Prove Diamond's Bill Schanes Wrong Image from Boom.[/caption] Who is William Schanes? He was the Head of Purchasing at Diamond[...]

When DC Comics Wanted To Distribute Boom Studios

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[...]

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019 in Full

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

(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[...]

Celebrating the Ultraverse: 25th Anniversary Panel at SDCC

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

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 Richies ComicsPRO Keynote Address Protecting The Comic Store

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

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 &#8211 Your Comics In Hollywood &#8211 The Boom Studios From Page To Screen Panel With Ross Richie Stephen Christy Borys Kit And Matt Sugarman

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)

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 RICHIEFounder & 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....[...]

Writer-Owned Or Creator-Owned

Writer-Owned? Or Creator-Owned?

This was a tweet from Mark Waid, presuming regarding the film 2 Guns, based on a screenplay by Steven Grant, and the 2 Guns comic from Boom! drawn by Mateus Santolouco. Mark Waid was, until fairly recently, editor-in-chief of Boom! Studios. Grant declined to comment, but encouraged people to speculate as they wish and invited […]

A1 To Relaunch Digitally This Week (UPDATE)

A1 To Relaunch Digitally, This Week (UPDATE)

For the fourth (I think) time.Originally spinning out of Dave's time at Quality Communications working on Warrior, he and Garry Leach created Atomeka, to publish A1, containing the creator owned work of Alan Moore, Garry Leach, Brian Bolland, Warren Ellis, Steve Pugh, Ted McKeever, Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean, Phil Winslade and many more, in a[...]

Top Cows Publisher Filip Sablik Moves To Boom Studios

Top Cow's Publisher, Filip Sablik, Moves To Boom! Studios

Filip Sablik is the publisher for Top Cow. Until the end of the week. He was promoted within the company from his previous position in sales and marketing, but is now leaving the Image Comics studio for another West Coast comic book company, Boom! Studios. Chip Mosher recently vacated the Sales and Marketing position at […]

The Hypernaturals In September

The Hypernaturals In September

  September September Sepotember September September September. September. Anyway, here are the covers to the third issues of The Hypernaturals from Abnett and Lanning and Boom! Studios.