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Comics in the 1960s, Including Some of the First Comic Stores
May 26, 2023
In Part 1, Plant talks about the very early days of the comics business in the 1960s, and some of the first comic stores in California.
Meeting Phil Seuling, the Beginnings of the Direct Market, the First Comics & Comix
May 26, 2023
In Part 2, Plant talks about meeting Phil Seuling, the beginnings of the direct market, and opening the first Comics & Comix store.
Rapid Growth in the 80s, Selling Out to Diamond, and the Meaning of it All
May 26, 2023
In Part 3, Plant talks about rapid growth in the 1980s, selling his wholesale business to Diamond, and the meaning of it all.
'Phil's Deal with DC and Marvel Was the Turning Point'
April 17, 2023
Eisner Award Hall of Fame nominee Bud Plant shares his thoughts on being nominated, our endorsement, and the role Phil Seuling played in the origin of the comics Direct Market.
This Year, for the 50th Anniversary of the Direct Market
April 13, 2023
Eisner voters, which include retailers, have the opportunity to mark the 50th anniversary of the Direct Market in a very special way.
The Answer Is Rooted in History
March 22, 2023
The explanation for why the comic store channel is called the comics Direct Market is rooted in the origins of the distribution system.
Year-Long Editorial Event Looks at the Core of Comics Culture
February 24, 2023
ICv2 is presenting a year-long series of articles, video interviews, panels, and other features exploring and celebrating the history, development, and future of the comics Direct Market.
Past, Present, and Future, Brought to You by ICv2
February 24, 2023
ICv2's complete coverage of the past, present, and future of the comics Direct Market.
And Pioneered the Modern Comic Con
February 24, 2023
Phil Seuling saved comics, invented the Direct Market, and pioneered the modern comic con. So why haven't you heard of him?
50th Anniversary in 2023
February 22, 2023
Diamond Comic Distributors has signed on as Co-Sponsor of ICv2’s year-long celebration of the comics Direct Market, which will mark its 50th anniversary in 2023.
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