The Beat Podcasts! More To Come: MoCCA Fest 2014

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The Beat Podcasts! More To Come: MoCCA Fest 2014http://ift.tt/Yg2pXO Tweet Straight from the offices of Publishers Weekly, it’s More to Come! Your podcast source of comics news and discussion starring The Beat’s own Heidi MacDonald. In this week’s podcast the More to Come Crew – Heidi “The Beat” MacDonald, Calvin Reid and Kate Fitzsimons – […]

The Beat Podcasts! More To Come: MoCCA Fest 2014

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The Beat Podcasts! More To Come: MoCCA Fest 2014http://ift.tt/Yg2pXO Tweet Straight from the offices of Publishers Weekly, it’s More to Come! Your podcast source of comics news and discussion starring The Beat’s own Heidi MacDonald. In this week’s podcast the More to Come Crew – Heidi “The Beat” MacDonald, Calvin Reid and Kate Fitzsimons – […]

Retailers can unlock The Woods secret cover

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Retailers can unlock The Woods secret coverhttp://ift.tt/ORct7m Tweet We’ve been having a lot of coverage of Booms! Lumberjanes this week, but the next hot book from Boom is likely to be The Woods by writer James Tynion IV (Batman Eternal, Red Hood and the Outlaws) and artist Michael Dialynas (Amala’s Blade, Spera). The issue goes on sale […]

Retailers can unlock The Woods secret cover

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Retailers can unlock The Woods secret coverhttp://ift.tt/ORct7m Tweet We’ve been having a lot of coverage of Booms! Lumberjanes this week, but the next hot book from Boom is likely to be The Woods by writer James Tynion IV (Batman Eternal, Red Hood and the Outlaws) and artist Michael Dialynas (Amala’s Blade, Spera). The issue goes on sale […]

RIP: Courtney Utt

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RIP: Courtney Utthttp://ift.tt/OR2lLY Tweet Designer Courtney Utt, who was responsible for some of Viz’s most distinctive covers, passed away recently at the age of just 37 following a long battle with brain cancer. You can see much of Utt’s work here. #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;}

RIP: Courtney Utt

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RIP: Courtney Utthttp://ift.tt/OR2lLY Tweet Designer Courtney Utt, who was responsible for some of Viz’s most distinctive covers, passed away recently at the age of just 37 following a long battle with brain cancer. You can see much of Utt’s work here. #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;}

The Beat Podcasts! More To Come: MoCCA Fest 2014

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Straight from the offices of Publishers Weekly, it’s More to Come! Your podcast source of comics news and discussion starring The Beat’s own Heidi MacDonald. In this week’s podcast the More to Come Crew – Heidi “The Beat” MacDonald, Calvin Reid and Kate Fitzsimons – discuss this year’s MoCCA Arts Fest and Emerald City Comic […]

Retailers can unlock The Woods secret cover

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We’ve been having a lot of coverage of Booms! Lumberjanes this week, but the next hot book from Boom is likely to be The Woods by writer James Tynion IV (Batman Eternal, Red Hood and the Outlaws) and artist Michael Dialynas (Amala’s Blade, Spera). The issue goes on sale on May 7, but before that retailers have […]

Will Comixology go the way of Audible or Zappos?

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Will Comixology go the way of Audible or Zappos?http://ift.tt/1ggEug6 Tweet The great digital hope has been acquired by one of the giant fire breathing kaiju of the digital era. Will they trample tiny cottages beneath their feet or become a lovable behemoth? Ask me in a year. In the meantime… First off, will you be […]

Will Comixology go the way of Audible or Zappos?

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Will Comixology go the way of Audible or Zappos?http://ift.tt/1ggEug6 Tweet The great digital hope has been acquired by one of the giant fire breathing kaiju of the digital era. Will they trample tiny cottages beneath their feet or become a lovable behemoth? Ask me in a year. In the meantime… First off, will you be […]

ComicsPRO responds to Comixology/Amazon deal

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ComicsPRO responds to Comixology/Amazon dealhttp://ift.tt/1es5Swu Tweet With all kinds of concerns running rampant today about what Amazon’s acquisition of Comixology means for the comics industry, ComicsPRO, the retailers organization, has released a statement: “There’s always a concern when a huge corporation that shows little need to turn a profit tries to convert a niche market […]

ComicsPRO responds to Comixology/Amazon deal

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ComicsPRO responds to Comixology/Amazon dealhttp://ift.tt/1es5Swu Tweet With all kinds of concerns running rampant today about what Amazon’s acquisition of Comixology means for the comics industry, ComicsPRO, the retailers organization, has released a statement: “There’s always a concern when a huge corporation that shows little need to turn a profit tries to convert a niche market […]

What we learned about getting a Comic-Con hotel room from Hoteloween 2014

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What we learned about getting a Comic-Con hotel room from Hoteloween 2014http://ift.tt/1iBwG9d Tweet Yesterday was the day when Travel Planners sent out hotel notifications and it was joy for a few and grief for many more. I finished my own entry at 2:20 and got my first choice. Ben, who had the same hotel list, […]

What we learned about getting a Comic-Con hotel room from Hoteloween 2014

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What we learned about getting a Comic-Con hotel room from Hoteloween 2014http://ift.tt/1iBwG9d Tweet Yesterday was the day when Travel Planners sent out hotel notifications and it was joy for a few and grief for many more. I finished my own entry at 2:20 and got my first choice. Ben, who had the same hotel list, […]

RIP: Courtney Utt

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Designer Courtney Utt, who was responsible for some of Viz’s most distinctive covers, passed away recently at the age of just 37 following a long battle with brain cancer. You can see much of Utt’s work here.

Will Comixology go the way of Audible or Zappos?

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The great digital hope has been acquired by one of the giant fire breathing kaiju of the digital era. Will they trample tiny cottages beneath their feet or become a lovable behemoth? Ask me in a year. In the meantime…

First off, will you be able to read your comics? A story at the Guardian indicates yes…but…