Column By Rob Salkowitz
July 15, 2019

Rob Salkowitz highlights the panels of interest to professionals during their visit to San Diego Comic-Con.

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Week of July 16, 2019
July 14, 2019
This week's home entertainment offerings include Shazam!, one of the most entertaining movies yet from the DC Comics Cinematic Universe, plus Fast Color, a totally different kind of superhero film, the first season of the live-action Titans series, a new less expensive complete set of Gerry Anderson's Space: 1999, plus the second collection of the Naruto spin-off, Boruto.
Column by Scott Thorne
July 14, 2019
This week, Scott Thorne follows up on his column from last week by delving into potential allocation problems for the new Core Set 2020 Promo Packs.
Nears $850 Million Worldwide
July 14, 2019
Marvel Studios' Spider-Man: Far From Home earned $45.3 million, topping the weekend box office for the second time, but two new wide releases failed to meet expectations and the total box office was down 26% from the same weekend last year.
Column by Scott Thorne
July 8, 2019
This week, Scott Thorne begins to explore the many changes Wizards of the Coast is making to Magic: The Gathering and organized play.
Week of July 9, 2019
July 8, 2019
This week's home entertainment releases include the remake of 1980s Stephen King-based horror film, the body-swapping comedy Little, the steamy college romance After , and the highbrow science fiction film High Life , plus the final season of the comics-inspired Gotham TV series as well as the 2019 season of the Syfy fantasy series The Magicians.
Already at $580 Million Worldwide
July 7, 2019
After Fox's X-Men sequel, Dark Phoenix bombed and a Men in Black sequel disappointed, some might have worried that the superhero/comic book genre might be slipping, but Spider-Man: Far From Home, the second Spider-Man film made under the auspices of Marvel Studios and set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, forged a strong $185 million dollar six-day debut.
Guest Column by Eric Stephenson
July 3, 2019
Image Comics has shared this essay from Publisher Eric Stephenson as The Walking Dead comic ends its long run.
Column by Steve Bennett
July 3, 2019
This week, Steve Bennett looks at the upcoming Young Donald Duck, from IDW Publishing.
Column by Rob Salkowitz
July 1, 2019
The mobile unit housed eight state-of-the-art gaming consoles in a setting right out of the latest Hollywood techno-action thriller.
Column by Scott Thorne
July 1, 2019
This week, Scott Thorne says goodbye to another RPG designer, gives an update on the tariff situation, and points out the real problem: counterfeits.
Week of July 2, 2019
June 30, 2019
It is slim pickings again in the home entertainment market with this week’s top releases mostly coming from the anime category led by the Studio Ghibli-influenced Okko’s Inn, plus more Dragon Ball Super, the final portion of the stylish 51-episode first season of Black Clover, the second half of Card Captor Sakura: Clear Card saga, and the first 20 episodes of the "Diamond Is Unbreakable" story arc of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures.
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