'Stranger Things,' Funko Take Space from Marvel, DC, 'Star Wars'
April 24, 2018
This was our check of the graphic novels and the home media-adjacent merch displays at a medium-sized Target store.
As It Writes Off $59 Million in Toys 'R' Us Bad Debt
April 23, 2018
Hasbro reported a tough Q1 on Monday, with a sales decline of over $133 million from the same quarter a year ago, and a $59.1 million write-off of debt from Toys 'R' Us.
Comics and Statues for the Bride-to-Be
April 23, 2018
DC Comics is putting the spotlight on Catwoman ahead of her nuptials.
For Sponsorships and Activations
April 23, 2018
Bonfire Agency and INSTIGATOR are teaming to bring non-endemic sponsorships and brand activations to this year’s Gen Con.
April 22, 2018
April 23, 2018
We visited the medium-sized Target store at 201 Junction Road in Madison, Wisconsin on April 22, 2018.
Not 'Qualified'
April 19, 2018
A $900 million bid for 274 Toys 'R' Us stores in the U.S. and all of the chain’s stores in Canada has been rejected.
With Blumhouse Television
April 18, 2018
The licensing agency that handles The Walking Dead, Angry Birds, Five Nights at Freddy’s, Preacher, Tick, and Exploding Kittens has signed a TV development deal.
Upcoming Trading Card Sets from Topps
April 17, 2018
Topps will release two high-end trading card sets exclusive to hobby shops this fall: Star Wars Masterwork and WWE Legends.
Starburns Industries Launches Publishing Arm
April 17, 2018
Starburns Industries has signed an exclusive distribution deal with Diamond Comic Distributors.
Forty Years of Changes in the Comics Business
April 16, 2018
Elfquest was revolutionary in content, publishing model, and distribution. We wanted to find out what the Pinis thought about the changes in the business since their launch 40 years ago.
MGA CEO Bids $900 Million for Some Stores
April 16, 2018
MGA Entertainment (Bratz) CEO Isaac Larian announced that he has submitted a formal bid of $675 million to buy some Toys ‘R’ US stores in the U.S., and $215 million for all of the stores in Canada.
The Drama Continues
April 14, 2018
The Stan Lee drama took a new turn on Friday when Lee filed suit against Jerardo Olivarez in California Superior Court.