April 9, 2020

No video today, YouTube ate it.

DIAMOND PLAN TO RE-OPEN UK WAREHOUSE NEXT WEEK

This means that the delivery scheduled for the week before last may well finally make it out. What happens after that is still unclear as Diamond US is still shut down and none of the main pub...

April 8, 2020

 THERE MAY BE DIAMOND NEWS BY THE END OF THE WEEK

The latest update from Diamond suggests that there may well be news of their plans for after Easter by the end of this week. Please stand by...

YOUTUBE RECOMMENDATION

Solace - a great made for YouTube show about a bunch of...

April 6, 2020

 DIAMOND MOVES TO MARSHAL CASH RESERVES

Which is to say that they've told publishers that for now they're only going to pay them 25% of what they owe. They've taken some flack for this - and I note wryly that they're expecting retailers to pay them in full - but actuall...

April 5, 2020

JUNE RELEASES NOW ON DESTINATION VENUS WEBSITE

Well, titles scheduled for June release at any rate. Click HERE to go to the page. Not quite everything is up yet, but should be by the end of the day.

PREVIEWS AVAILABLE FOR FREE ONLINE

Click HERE for the main catalogue, HER...

April 4, 2020

COMIC HUB NOT HAPPENING

The big news is that the Comic Hub digital/physical ordering thing isn't happening. The publishers failed to get behind it and so the Comic Hub guys have stepped away from the project for now.

It's a shame, because it was a good initiative. I'd de...

April 3, 2020

COMIC HUB

I attended an online meeting with the company Comic Hub last night to investigate the possibility of joining their service which has the capability of allowing customers to read a digital copy in advance of picking up any physical copies of comics you have bou...

April 2, 2020

COMIC HUB

You may have seen on social media that the company Comic Hub may have a cunning plan to link digital comics sales with physical comics sales through comic shops. So far as we're aware this is likely to be US only, but we're looking into it. More hopefully in t...

April 1, 2020

MAJOR PUBLISHERS SUSPEND NEW COMICS

We already knew that there would be no new print comics for the forseeable. Now the major publishers of US comics have confirmed that they will not release new content digitally either, until the print version is also available.

As a r...