Column by Scott Thorne
September 25, 2017

This week, Scott Thorne had the opportunity to sit down with Brendan Bell of Asmodee NA at the recent Alliance Open House and discuss the Fantasy Flight Games' Force Friday promotion.

Week of September 26, 2017
September 24, 2017
This week’s home entertainment releases include the fifth live-action Transformers movie, the surprise hit underwater survival saga 47 Meters Down , along with a bunch of TV offerings including SyFy’s creepypasta-inspired series Channel Zero , and the last gasp of the fantasy-filled Sleep Hollow .
'LEGO Ninjago' Falters, 'Friend Request' Denied
September 24, 2017
Once again a comic book-based movie topped the box office, only this time it wasn’t a superhero film.
Column by Rob Salkowitz
September 19, 2017
This week, Rob Salkowitz shows the power of social media analytics.
Column by Scott Thorne
September 18, 2017
This week, Scott Thorne shares three books that can make store owners more successful.
Week of September 19, 2017
September 17, 2017
This week’s home entertainment offerings include this summer’s biggest movie, Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman , the independent comedy hit of the summer, The Big Sick , plus the latest season of the DC Comics-based Arrow TV series, anniversary editions of two great series from Joss Whedon, Firefly , and Buffy the Vampire Slayer , and a first Blu-ray release of the Ranma ½ OVAs.
Aronofsky's 'mother!' Nets Rare 'F' CinemaScore
September 17, 2017
Andy Muschietti's adaptation of Stephen King's It dropped just 51% from its mammoth $123 million opening as it earned $60.1 million in its second frame, a second weekend total that is greater than the previous opening weekend record for September debuts .
'Create the Experience.'
September 14, 2017
In Business 3x3, a business retailer or executive will share their experience with three things they’ve done right, three things they’ve done wrong, and what else they’ve learned along the way.
Column by Steve Bennett
September 13, 2017
This week, Steve Bennett looks at the Mark Millar-Netflix deal and his favorite Millar comic.
Column by Scott Thorne
September 11, 2017
This week, Scott Thorne shares his impressions from the recently completed Open House hosted by Alliance Game Distributors.
Week of September 12, 2017
September 10, 2017
This week’s home entertainment releases include the first film in Universal’s Dark Universe , the only superhero film of the summer that wasn’t a big hit, plus new seasons of geek favorites The Big Bang Theory, Empire, Orphan Black , and Doctor Who .
Adaptation of Stephen King's 'It' Sets Numerous Box Office Records
September 10, 2017
Argentinian director Andres Muschietti’s adaptation of Stephen King’s It debuted with $117.8 million, the third best opening of 2017, setting numerous box office records and boosting the slumping box office up 22% as Spider-Man Homecoming debuted in China and passed Wonder Woman's global total.