In the Hobby Games Business
March 30, 2016
The year that just ended, 2015, was a seventh consecutive growth year in the hobby games business, according to retailers, distributors, and publishers interviewed by ICv2.
Leaves 'Smart' Phone at Scene of Crime
March 31, 2016
An alleged burglar of All the Rage Comics and Games in Festus, MO was apprehended the next day after leaving personal property at the scene.
Column by Scott Thorne
April 10, 2016
This week, Thorne responds to criticisms of the brick and mortar game store model as "antiquated."
In New Jersey
April 14, 2016
Game distributor Peachstate Hobby Distribution will host its annual Speed Gaming event for retailers May 11-13.
April 15, 2016
Scholastic has signed a publishing deal to release a definitive resource handbook for the Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game.
'Warhammer 40k,' 'Lanterns,' 'Tsuro,' More
May 10, 2016
The degree to which tabletop games are benefiting from relationships with their digital brethren is growing.
Based on Library of Characters
May 17, 2016
Japanese video game maker Nintendo has revealed plans to make films and videos based on its library of characters.
Column by Marcus King
May 25, 2016
This week, King discusses a profitable sale, though it brought with it some bargain hunters who soured the mood.
'I Didn't Have a Clue'
June 20, 2016
In Business 3x3 , a business retailer or executive will share their experience with three things they’ve done right, three things they’ve done wrong, and what else they’ve learned along the way.
Week of July 12, 2016
July 10, 2016
This week’s home entertainment offerings include a superb horror thriller starring Patrick Stewart, a wonderful cinematic swath of 1980s nostalgia sensitively served by Richard Linklater, the second season of the whip-smart, brainy TV series iZombie , a special Card Wars Adventure Time disc with an exclusive playable card, a chance to collect the first season of a cartoon series based on comics created by Frank Miller and Geoff Darrow, and the first season of Colony , one of the most interesting near-future sci-fi TV series to debut in recent years.