March 23, 2006
Wizard Entertainment CEO Gareb Shamus is the cover feature in the April issue of Inc. magazine, focusing on his involvement in a new mixed martial arts league.
Hobby Dollars Drop 15%
March 22, 2006
Last year was a tough go for most game retailers.
'Pokemon TCG' Expansion
March 6, 2006
Pokemon USA has announced the May 3rd release of Ex Holon Phantoms , the next expansion for the Pokemon Trading Card Game .
The #7 Anime Film of 2005
February 26, 2006
FUNimation Productions has announced the licensing of a Full Metal Alchemist anime feature, Full Metal Alchemist: The Conqueror of Shambala .
Column by John Riley
February 15, 2006
This week, Riley gives us part two of his business plan process -- Products and Services.
24-City Mall Tour Kicks Off on Feb. 25th
February 13, 2006
Pokemon USA has announced a 24-city national mall tour starting on February 25th and continuing through July 22nd.
To Become the CW TV Network
January 24, 2006
Two struggling broadcast TV networks, the WB and UPN, have announced plans to merge to form the CW TV Network.
And Anime--Starting Jan. 1
December 26, 2005
Pokemon U.S.A. will assume control over all Pokemon licensing in North America starting on January 1.
Of Marketing & Distribution
December 11, 2005
Nintendo of America Inc. and Pokemon USA Inc. have announced that effective January 1, 2006, Pokemon USA will assume the consumer marketing and distribution responsibilities for the Pokemon TCG .
'Disregards the Hobby Market'
October 17, 2005
Pat Fuge of Gnome Games in Green Bay, Wisconsin saw the ICv2 interview with Upper Deck's Cory Jones and feels that recent actions by the company contradict statements made in the interview.