Tweet Edited to add….we found more! This one should be called SAVAGE LUMBAR REGION!
TweetWe’re been hearing some rumblings of late that ADSDAQ, a web advertising network, has been dumping webcomics. BookElves had some rumblings back in August: One of the things that really tripped us up this year is ADSDAQ. We signed on with them early this year, and right off the bat did a terrific month of [...]
TweetThat’s the bad news. However, ICV2 attributes it to the fact that so many top titles were absent in November. The top comic titles were AWOL in November, leading to a weak month over-all. Six of the top ten comics in October (Secret Invasion, Final Crisis, New Avengers, Mighty Avengers, Astonishing X-Men, and Justice League [...]
TweetAs we’ve alluded to several times, there are a handful of comics companies that one keeps hearing persistent rumors about of late. One such company is Devil’s Due, and Rich Johnston gets CEO Josh Blaylock to comment. Blaylock blames bookstore returns for an economic downturn that resulted in laying off several staffers and halting much [...]
TweetWe’ve devoted many items to the eventual Spider-Man musical, and we expect to devote more to it, because the damned thing doesn’t open for months and months. However, there’s one thing we haven’t linked to yet: what songwriter BONO THINKS OF SPIDER-MAN. Luckily, a fact-filled update from The Times UK, delivers the goods: Bono has [...]
Tweet It is really slowing down for the holidays. But a few people are limping to the finish line. § Kyle Baker recounts a funny anecdote and reproduces an old piece of his art, above. § An alarming number of Whitney Matheson’s Top 100 People of 2008: Nos. 80-100 have comics connections. § Matt Maxwell [...]