Direct Market 84% of Single Copy Sales
March 23, 2003
Marvel issued its annual report on Friday, and although the key financial results had previously been released, some interesting information appeared in the details.
After Waldenbooks Jumps The Gun
March 16, 2003
Reacting to the unplanned early distribution of the Marvel Encyclopedia Vol. #2: X-Men to Waldenbooks outlets across the country, Marvel is working with Diamond to speed shipments of the books to pop culture retailers
Halle Berry Purrfect for Role
March 14, 2003
Halle Berry is likely to be tapped to play the role of Catwoman in the upcoming film.
'Harmful to the Smaller Stores'
March 12, 2003
Rick Shea of Famous Faces and Funnies in Melbourne, Florida sends us these comments reacting to the new pricing from Marvel and Diamond.
Miniseries for Late 03
March 10, 2003
The Sci Fi Channel is about to begin production on a four-hour Battlestar Galactica miniseries, which will air late this year. It will be directed by Michael Rymer and star Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber, and Katee Sackhoff.
More in the Mix
March 9, 2003
Bill Norris, Jr., of New Age Comics in Eugene, Oregon has a variety of plans to make Free Comic Book Day special in his store.
'It's about Control'
March 5, 2003
William James Cuffe of All the Fun Stuff in Katy, Texas saw the news of the new Marvel terms and sent in this overview of Marvel's recent history.
Between Fox and Marvel
March 3, 2003
Twentieth Century Fox and Marvel Enterprises announced that they've settled the lawsuit filed by Fox over the Mutant X television show almost two years ago.
Hulk, X2, LOTR
February 26, 2003
For 2003, Toy Biz has three of the hottest movie licenses-- Hulk , X2, and LOTR: Return of the King .
Batman Slips, Marvels Up and Down
February 23, 2003
Orders on top comic titles were a mixed bag for March, with Batman slipping a bit after climbing for four consecutive months, four Marvel Ultimate books in the top ten all climbing, and other Marvel books mostly down.