Column by Steve Bennett
September 14, 2005
This week, Bennett continues his discussion of comic content and its impact on sales.
Paolo Rivera & Dan Slott
March 6, 2005
The steady drumbeat of exclusive signings by the Big Two continued this week as Marvel inked artist Paolo Rivera and writer Dan Slott to exclusive contracts.
And Other Marvel Toon News
February 1, 2005
Buena Vista will release a multi-disc Fantastic Four DVD box set this summer to tie in to the theatrical release of the Fantastic Four feature on July 1st.
November 4, 2004
Marvel has released its book schedule for the first five months of 2005, and it includes 92 titles in hardcover and paper combined.
Details Are Sketchy
September 8, 2004
The Anime News Network is reporting that anime powerhouse Gonzo Digimation has signed a contract with Hasbro to create a G.I. Joe OVA.
Paramount Home Entertainment To Distribute
June 16, 2004
Hasbro and Paramount have announced a deal in which Paramount Home Entertainment will distribute OAVs that Hasbro will produce.
New Licenses Include Rave Master, The Incredibles
February 19, 2004
Hasbro's 2004 line includes retro revivals and brand new media-driven properties.
Marvel Has Eight Of The Top Ten Titles
July 15, 2003
Diamond Comic Distributors' tally of comics shipped during June showed declines in nineteen of the top 25 comics. Only four comics out of the top 25 showed gains and they were all Marvels.
Sales Estimates for June Based on Diamond Indexes and Publisher Title Data
July 15, 2003
These are estimates of the sales on graphic novels by Diamond U.S. to comic specialty stores during June 2003.
Image Schedules 2nd Printing, Marvel Preps 'Must Have'
July 10, 2003
A couple of high profile comic series have completely sold out their most recent offerings prompting Image to schedule a second edition of G.I. Joe Vs. Transformers #1 and Marvel to collect the sold-out issues #34 and #35 of the Ultimate X-Men into a Marvel Must Have reprint.