COVID Shuts Down 'Batman' Again; Sony Developing 'Silk' Live-Action Series; 'No Time To Die' Trailer; 'Mandalorian' S2 Date; '4 Kids Walk Into a Bank,' 'Kaiju Score' Acquired
Geek Showbiz News Roundup
September 4, 2020
We round up geek showbiz news as we head into the Labor Day weekend.
Column by Milton Griepp
August 28, 2020
We've been living through a live experiment in the attention economy, and the outcomes are showing that competition for geek culture is everywhere.
A Season in Two Parts
August 12, 2020
The hobby games business started strong in the first two months of 2020, but was then brought low and transformed; we analyze the COVID impacts on each level of the business.
Column by Scott Thorne
August 3, 2020
This week, Scott Thorne looks at a convention that was recently held in the coronavirus era.
Kirkman Loses on 'Walking Dead' Ruling; 'Korra' on Netflix; 'Falcon and Winter Soldier' News; New 'Star Wars' Series; 'Samurai Rabbit' on Netflix; 'Star Trek: Lower Decks' Trailer; Gotham PD Series
Geek TV Round-Up
July 23, 2020
As the virtual version of San Diego Comic-Con kicks off, we clear the decks with a roundup of geek TV news.
Wizards of the Coast Temporarily Suspends 'Magic: The Gathering' In-Store Play in U.S. and Latin America
Will Last Into Fall; Accommodations For Retailers Outlined
July 10, 2020
Wizards of the Coast has temporarily suspended Magic: The Gathering in-store play in the U.S. and Latin America into the Fall.
'Frosthaven' Only Part of the Story
July 9, 2020
Dollars raised on Kickstarter for tabletop game projects in the first half of 2020 were up dramatically despite the disruption caused by the coronavirus.
Dragon Con is Toast For Labor Day, Emerald City Gives Up On 2020, and 'Star Wars' Celebration Light Speeds To 2022
Coronavirus Convention Cancellation Round-Up
July 7, 2020
The cancellations of conventions continue into Q3 of 2020, and the outlook for the remainder of the year has become bleak. Here are the latest conventions to cancel for 2020.