Latest 'diamond retailer summit' news
Reaching the Summit
Brian Hibbs offers his takeaways from the Diamond Retailer Summit in Las Vegas and gives his thoughts on Bob Wayne leaving DC Comics.
Comics A.M. | Direct market sales up 29% in first quarter
Retailing | The direct market is looking good, with first-quarter sales up 29 percent over last year, according to figures released at the Diamond Retailer Summit. Heidi MacDonald reports, “There …
Comics A.M. | Singapore cartoonist arrested; crowdfunding scam
Legal | Singapore cartoonist Leslie Chew was arrested last week on charges of sedition, held over the weekend, and released on S$10,000 bail. His cellphone and computer were also confiscated. …
DC Comics offers a first look at Before Watchmen pages
DC Comics has updated its New Frontiersman promotional website with a first, albeit small, look at interior artwork from Before Watchmen, the sprawling prequel to the seminal 1986 miniseries by …
Quote the day | ‘We’re … creating some of the best comics in history’
“The numbers don’t lie: More people are reading Image comics every single week, and those numbers are going to increase, whether they get them from your stores or from someplace …
Comics A.M. | Comics rebound in 2011 while graphic novels slump
Publishing | John Jackson Miller takes apart the December sales numbers and finds that while comics were up for the month, graphic novel sales fell just enough to prevent the …
C2E2 | Marvel signals The Death of Dracula
In its presentation Thursday at the Diamond Retailer Summit at C2E2, Marvel seems to have all but confirmed an “X-Men vs. vampires” storyline with the announcement of The Death of …
C2E2 | Could New Comics Day move to Tuesday? [Updated]
At the Diamond Retailer Summit on Thursday at C2E2, the direct-market distributor floated the possibility of shifting comics-release day from Wednesday to Tuesday — a proposition frequently discussed among store …
Starman’s Back, But Not Jack Knight
James Robinson has revealed exclusively to CBR News that "Blackest Night" tie- in "Starman" #81, announced Monday at Baltimore Retailer Summit, will not feature the return of Jack Knight.
Inside Diamond’s Retailer Summit!
From the new "Stand" series at Marvel event to DC's "Blackest Night" comics cavalcade to the reveal of the mystery villain behind "Image United," CBR brings all the news from one of the biggest mainstream comics events of the year. UPDATING