Geek Showbiz Round-Up
May 30, 2023

As we come out of the holiday weekend, there's plenty of showbiz news, and we round it up here.

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Expands Direct Sales Initiatives
May 30, 2023
Steve Jackson Games increased sales and expanded its direct-to-consumer and direct-to retailer sales initiatives, the company said in its report to stakeholders for 2022.
After Online Controversy
May 27, 2023
Social media commenters accused both the graphic novel and its creator of racism.
Plus 'Dubious' and 'Gap' for this Summer
May 26, 2023
Arcane Wonders has announced Neotopia, Dubious, and Gap for release this summer.
In English for the First Time
May 26, 2023
Dark Horse Comics will publish the graphic novel, completed toward the end of Moebius' life, in English for the first time.
Dawn of DC Crossover Event Kicks Off in Late August 2023
May 26, 2023
The crossover event, part of the Dawn of DC initiative, will launch in late August 2023.
For 'Dungeons & Dragons' Supplement
May 26, 2023
Wizards of the Coast is offering The Deck of Many Things supplement for Dungeons & Dragons.
With Cyberforce, Boof and the Bruise Crew, and More
May 26, 2023
Cyberforce, Boof and the Bruise Crew, and more characters from Image titles make guest appearances in the newest comic.
New 'Scarlet & Violet' Expansion Set
May 26, 2023
The Pokemon Trading Card Game: Scarlet & Violet–Obsidian Flames expansion set has been announced.
'In 1965, a Teenage Bud Plant Rifled Through a Bin of Comics.'
May 26, 2023
The story begins: in 1965, a teenage Bud Plant rifled through a bin of comics.
Comics in the 1960s, Including Some of the First Comic Stores
May 26, 2023
In this first video, Plant talks about the very early days of the comics business in the 1960s, and some of the first comic stores in California.
Phil Seuling, Beginning the Direct Market, the First Comics & Comix
May 26, 2023
In this second video, Plant talks about meeting Phil Seuling, the beginnings of the direct market, and opening the first Comics & Comix store.