Marvel’s July Books: Spiderman 2099 and Rocket Raccoon

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If you want to know what Marvel is shipping in July, the answer is GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY!

When cons go bad: to catch a Brony predator – UPDATE

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This story has been majorly edited as I have learned new facts…or new interpretations of facts.

2D Cloud offers subs; teams with Uncivilized for MariNaomi’s Dragon’s Breath

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A little indie news here — 2D Cloud a micro publisher which has put out some outstanding books like Anna Bongiovanni’s Out of Hollow Water, various books by Noah van Sciver, etc. —has announced some plans.

Georgia Ball Opens The Littlest Pet Shop Up for Business [Interview]

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TweetThis May, IDW will continue to develop their range of all-ages titles with The Littlest Pet Shop, from the twin creative teams of Georgia Ball and Nico Pena; and Matt Anderson and Antonio Campo. Based on the Hasbro range-turned cartoon series, the series is about Blythe Baxter, a young girl who can talk and understand […]

Salt Lake CIty’s FanX drew 100,000

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Well it’s seems the Salt Lake City con hits its goal with 100,00 attendees, according to a press release. That would make it the third biggest show in the US. Show Runner Dan Farr is very bullish on the show.

Comics continues to be one of the most successful categories on Kickstarter

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While writing the previous item, I played around with the Kickstarter stat page, to see how comics are doing—and they are doing very well! While comics crowdfunding projects have the second lowest number of projects—3,944. one tenth that of the top category, film and video with 34,985—they have the fourth highest success rate! Here’s the top four:

Kickstarter adds sub-categories to comics projects

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This went out last week but I haven’t seen it noted too much in comics circles: Kickstarter has added subcategories to the various main categories for projects. 94 subcategories were added, to aid both creators and backers in finding suitable projects.