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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

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 to a comic store in the area and remembering at times the owner[...]

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

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

The hospitality suite will take place during the Diamond Comics Distribution Summit but is not connected with the Summit "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[...]

Bob Iger Confirms First Star Wars Film Post-Skywalker Will be Benioff &#038 Weisss

Bob Iger Confirms First 'Star Wars' Film Post-Skywalker Will be Benioff & Weiss's

Considering how things have been going on HBO's final season of Game of Thrones, we're not sure how we feel about Bob Iger's confirmation that the next Star Wars film post Episode IX "The Rise of Skywalker" is coming from David Benioff and Dan Weiss.[caption id="attachment_788063" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dan Weiss and David Benioff, photo by[...]

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

Sold a Secret Wars first issue Sunday for $19 along with other 80s comics.Off topic is there any publishers that are up for an interview during the Las Vegas Diamond Summit? Feel free to let me know.If Free Comic Book Day was important to you this year more power to you This time I feel[...]

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

Through this program, retailers will no longer be forced to choose between a quick, easy transaction and a long term, larger ticket sale due to cashflow constraints. Ezpect more retailer promotional programmes to be revealed by Image Comics at the upcoming Diamond Summit in Las Vegas next month. Corey Hart, Director of Sales at Image Comics[...]

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[...]

AMC Showcases Kick-Ass Women Better Call Saul and More at Fandom Summit

AMC Showcases "Kick-Ass Women," Better Call Saul, and More at Fandom Summit

To that end, the network hosted AMC Summit 2018: An Exploration of Fandom in New York City on Wednesday to offer some unique insights into storytelling approach and other creative processes behind a number of popular series; and present AMC's approach to meaningful fan engagement.AMC/SundanceTV/AMC Studios President and General Manager Charlie Collier kicked off the morning with[...]


Dennis Barger Calls For Credit Ratings For Comic Stores At Diamond Summit 2017 (VIDEO)

Dennis Barger Calls For Credit Ratings For Comic Stores At Diamond Summit 2017 (VIDEO)

Here's a sideways look (literally) at the Diamond Summit in Chicago right now, in which retailers are addressing their issues to Diamond representatives.Including issues about stock knowledge issues, and from Robert Scott of Comikaze in San Diego, about how Diamond closes too early for West Coast stores But about four minutes forty into the video[...]


The Return Of Marvel Value Stamps Announced At 2017 Diamond Summit

The Return Of Marvel Value Stamps, Announced At 2017 Diamond Summit

Series A saw 100 "stamps" featuring images of Marvel characters that could be cut out from the letters pages of various Marvel comics and then taped into a 16-page book that Marvel sold separately.While the Series B stamps were 100 puzzle pieces that could be pieced together to form ten larger images in another stamp book.And,[...]

The X-Men To Go Back To The Mojoverse Revealed At 2017 Diamond Summit

The X-Men To Go Back To The Mojoverse, Revealed At 2017 Diamond Summit

The Marvel meeting at the Diamond Summit in Chicago just broke Press and phones were banned from the presentation to comic book retailers, and it seems much of this was to try and keep the fans thinking about Secret Empire rather than the Marvel Legacy and Make Mine Marvel stuff that is to follow it.But we're[...]