BOOM! Studios Set To Release Super-Rare 2020 Convention Variants For The First Time

BOOM! Studios announced today that it would be making available, for the first time, some of the most rare convention variants in company history. Originally scheduled for release in 2020 as part of key convention stops around the United States, these variant covers will now be exclusively available in extremely limited quantities through comic shop retailers on February 24, 2021.

L.A. Comic Con Announcing New Dates: December 11-13, 2020

All of us at L.A. Comic Con have been working every day since then to answer ONE QUESTION – Can we make enough changes and adjustments to how we put on LA’s favorite Con that it is not just FUN, but it is also SAFE for attendees, vendors, talent and staff despite the challenges of living with CV-19?

Comic-Con@Home 2020 Schedule FOR Invader ZIM Conquers Everything!

Comic-Con@Home 2020 Schedule FOR Invader ZIM Conquers Everything!

Comic-Con@Home 2020 Schedule FOR Inspired: Personal Stories in Graphic Novels

Comic-Con@Home 2020 Schedule FOR Inspired: Personal Stories in Graphic Novels

Comic-Con@Home 2020 Schedule FOR New Kids Comics from Eisner Award Publishers

Comic-Con@Home 2020 Schedule FOR New Kids Comics from Eisner Award Publishers

STAY AT HOME CON IS BACK AFTER SUCCESSFUL FIRST EDITION

After a great first edition, people were asking for more. That’s why the organization behind Stay Home Comic Con decided it was time for a Summer edition.

ALL 2020 EISNER AWARD NOMINATIONS

Comic-Con has announced all the nominations for the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards 2020. The nominees are for works published between January 1 and December 31, 2019 and were chosen by a blue-ribbon panel of judges.

IDW PUBLISHING HONORED WITH FIFTEEN EISNER AWARD NOMINATIONS

The 2020 Eisner Award judges recognized IDW Publishing

BOOM! STUDIOS CELEBRATES 2020 EISNER AWARD NOMINATIONS

Premier Publisher Honored By Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Committee in 2020
 

Denver Pop Culture Con Canceled for 2020, Will Return in May 2021

Following the issuance of the State of Colorado’s intent to extend its use of the Colorado Convention Center through the end of the year, Pop Culture Classroom announced it must cancel Denver Pop Culture Con 2020.

Re-Live SpongeBob and Steven Universe Panels!

Main Stage Monday will be back this upcoming Monday, June 1st at 5:30 PM PST for a re-broadcast of our beloved SpongeBob Squarepants and Steven Universe panels from last year’s show!

WATCH THE VALIANT COMICS CRAFT OF COMICS WONDERCON 2020 PANEL

Watch the Valiant Craft of Comics WonderCon 2020 Panel

DIAMOND COMIC DISTRIBUTORS AND ALLIANCE GAME DISTRIBUTORS LAUNCH “BACK THE COMEBACK”

Back The Comeback focuses on providing support to local comic and game retailers adversely impacted by COVID-19.

CANADIAN RETAILERS AND CREATORS BAND TOGETHER FOR “BE OUR HEROES, CANADA!”

Comic Book Retailers to Host Unique Facebook Live Event on May 16 and 17 to Benefit Closed Canadian Retailers

DIAMOND POSTPONES FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2020

DIAMOND POSTPONES FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2020

ComicsPRO 2020: BAD IDEA Increases Wave One Store Count to 50 Due to Worldwide Demand

ComicsPRO 2020: BAD IDEA Increases Wave One Store Count to 50 Due to Worldwide Demand

#COMICSPRO2020: ONI PRESS ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF MIDDLE READER COMIC BOOK SERIES IN COLLABORATION WITH CHRIS SAMNEE

#COMICSPRO2020: ONI PRESS ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF MIDDLE READER COMIC BOOK SERIES IN COLLABORATION WITH CHRIS SAMNEE

Cryptozoic Will Preview Upcoming Collectibles, Games, and Trading Cards at Toy Fair New York 2020

Cryptozoic Will Preview Upcoming Collectibles, Games, and Trading Cards at
Toy Fair New York 2020

Bad Idea Celebrates ComicsPRO 2020 with Swag & Splendor

Bad Idea Celebrates ComicsPRO 2020 with Swag & Splendor

Possible San Diego Comic Con Exclusive G.I.Joe Classified 6″ Snake-Eyes Figure From @Hasbro

Possible San Diego Comic Con Exclusive G.I.Joe Classified 6″ Snake-Eyes Figure From Hasbro

COVERS REVEALED FOR MARVEL’S TWO FREE COMIC BOOK DAY TITLES !

Readers will get a chance to dive into some of Marvel’s most exciting titles on this year’s Free Comic Book Day.

BAD IDEA – An Unruly New Comic Book Publisher Coming Soon to a Store Near You (or Not)

From here on out, you’re going to hear an awful lot about BAD IDEA – an experimental new comic book publisher debuting in select comic shops in May 2020. 

BOOM! Studios Announces COMICSPRO 2020 Exclusives and Special Guests

BOOM! Studios Announces COMICSPRO 2020 Exclusives and Special Guests

THE BEAT RETURNS TO INDEPENDENCE IN 2020

Comics Media Stalwart Emboldened Following Strategic Two Year Partnership Between Polarity CEO David Steward II and Founder Heidi MacDonald.

BOOM! Studios Announces Presence at the 2020 ALA Midwinter Conference

BOOM! Studios announced their presence at the 2020 ALA Midwinter Conference and Exhibition from January 24-28, 2020 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. The publisher, home to award-winning imprints BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia, will host panels and signings throughout the weekend.

D23 BRINGS NEW MAGIC TO DISNEY FANS AROUND THE COUNTRY WITH A FANTASTIC SLATE OF EVENTS IN 2020

D23 Destination D returns to Walt Disney World Resort with an all-new theme. Plus, more tours of The Walt Disney Studios than ever before, additional magical screenings, a visit to Walt’s hometown of Marceline, Mo., and more

Get Free Comic Books During Halloween ComicFest at Local Comic Book Shops

On Saturday, October 26, participating comic shops across North America and around the world will hand out more than 1.7 million free comics to anyone who comes into their shop during Halloween ComicFest! During the event, anyone who goes into a participating comic shop can choose a free comic from the 28 titles available this year and participate in the fun Halloween-themed activities hosted by the comic shops. The annual event is a great way to welcome curious, first-time readers as well as longtime comic book fans into local shops to experience all the horror comics and spooky delights comic shops have to offer.

COMIC CON REVOLUTION ONTARIO CALIFORNIA RETURNS THE INLAND EMPIRE MAY 16th & 17th, 2020

Comic Con Revolution (#CCROnt) returns to the Ontario Convention Center on May 16th & 17th, 2020 for year four. The Inland Empires’ only full-scale, family-friendly comic con will be back with an all-star guest list that includes artists, editors, novelists, producers, celebrities, writers, voice actors and more!

ONI PRESS PARTNERS WITH SANRIO In 2020

Oni Press, the creator-driven publisher of “comics for all” has achieved massive success with fan-favorite properties like Rick & Morty and Invader ZIM. Today, Oni announces the first-ever comic books of any kind to feature Gudetamaä, the beloved “lazy egg” currently taking pop culture by storm, with “Gudetama: Love for the Lazy” by writer/artist Wook-Jin Clark.

THE HARVEY AWARDS ANNOUNCE 7 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES FOR 2019 During New York Comic Con 2019

The Harvey Awards Steering Committee is proud to announce the 2019 inductees into the Harvey Awards Hall of Fame before the annual event held at New York Comic Con. With seven recipients being honored, this group represents the largest of all Hall of Fame induction classes in the 31-year history of the Harvey Awards. It includes two of the most respected contemporary creators in their field, Mike Mignola (Hellboy) and Alison Bechdel (Fun Home), and five of Harvey Kurtzman’s core 1950s MAD collaborators, who will be posthumously inducted: Will Elder, Jack Davis, John Severin, Marie Severin, and Ben Oda.

IDW Announces Signing Schedule, Panels, and Exclusives for New York Comic-Con 2019

IDW Publishing will continue to celebrate its 20th anniversary at New York Comic-Con with a stellar lineup of creators, panels, and convention exclusives, featuring a rare appearance by comics legend John Byrne!

MARVEL COMICS GIVEAWAY VARIANTS REVEALED FOR NEW YORK COMIC-CON 2019

Marvel is excited to reveal more exclusive variant giveaways for fans at this year’s New York Comic-Con, starting Thursday, October 3 through Sunday, October 6!

@ValiantComics Has Big Plans For New York Comic Con 2019 !!

Who’s ready for another exciting edition of New York Comic Con?! From Thursday, October 3rd to Sunday, October 6thValiant is unleashing the first look at an amazing Bloodshot action figure, a can’t-miss panel, signings with popular comic book creators, and exclusive merch!

Archie Comics & Riverdale Panels at NYCC 2019

Don’t miss your chance to join your pals and gals from Archie Comics at New York City’s biggest pop culture event!

MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT UNVEILS 2019 NEW YORK COMIC-CON PANEL LINE-UP

Marvel Entertainment returns to New York Comic-Con this year with a massive line-up of all-star panels from Marvel Comics, Marvel Games, Marvel New Media, and Marvel Television – all starting Thursday, October 3through Sunday, October 6.

@Cryptozoic Releases Powerful in Pink Mera DC Bombshells: Series 3 Vinyl Figure for Pickup at #NYCC19

Pink is truly the most powerful color! Get ready for your opportunity to buy the Powerful in Pink Mera DC Bombshells vinyl figure when it premieres at New York Comic Con 2019! You can make sure you get this limited collectible by purchasing it now and then picking it up at Cryptozoic’s Booth #244 during the event.

H.R. Giger, Ralph McQuarrie, Jean “Moebius” Giraud, Ron Cobb, and Syd Mead to receive the Concept Art Awards’ Inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award at LightBox Expo

Legendary artists H.R. Giger (Alien), Ralph McQuarrie (Star Wars), Jean “Moebius” Giraud (TRON), Ron Cobb (Back to the Future), Syd Mead (Blade Runner) will be honored with the Concept Art Awards’ Inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award at LightBox Expo in Pasadena, CA.

Copy of Convention Connection Draft

D23 Expo 2019, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products Chairman Bob Chapek unveiled details on how Disney is bringing the next generation of immersive storytelling to life.

Disney Movie Rewards Announces New Name and App

During a special member celebration at Disney California Adventure® Park during D23 Expo weekend, Disney Movie Rewards announced their new name and program, Disney Movie Insiders.

DISNEY CHANNEL GREENLIGHTS ‘MARVEL’S MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR,’ AN ORIGINAL SERIES BASED ON MARVEL’S HIT COMIC, FROM DISNEY TELEVISION ANIMATION

Disney Channel has ordered “Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur,” an original animated series based on Marvel’s hit comic books, from Disney Television Animation. Executive produced by Laurence Fishburne and Helen Sugland’s Cinema Gypsy Productions (ABC’s “black-ish”), Marvel Animation & Family Entertainment, and Emmy® Award-winner Steve Loter (Disney’s “Kim Possible”), the series follows the adventures of 13-year-old super-genius Lunella Lafayette and her ten-ton T-Rex, Devil Dinosaur. After Lunella accidentally brings Devil Dinosaur into present-day New York City via a time vortex, the duo works together to protect the city’s Lower East Side from danger.

Disney Reveals New All For Disney+ Streaming Service

Disney+ made its D23 Expo debut with its first-ever showcase presentation, announcing six new series in development and revealing key details about the highly anticipated streaming service to an enthusiastic audience at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim. The event showcased the sweeping array of talent with in-person and video appearances from the stars of Disney+’s slate of originals

Marvel Animation Reveal New Spider-Man Series During Disney’s D23 Expo

Marvel Animation & Family Entertainment announced today during their panel at Disney’s D23 Expo, a new original animated series for Disney Junior, “Marvel’s Spidey and His Amazing Friends.” Geared toward preschoolers and their families, the series is set to debut in 2021 and will be the first full-length Marvel series for the Disney Junior audience.

Marvel Comics Reveals Marvel Cover 1000 For @DisneyD23 Expo

As the world continues to celebrate Marvel’s 80th anniversary this summer, Marvel revealed an exclusive new MARVEL COMICS #1000 D23 Expo variant cover to honor its birthday on August 31, featuring Mickey Mouse alongside Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, drawn by legendary artist Humberto Ramos with colors by Edgar Delgado!

@DisneyD23 Expo 2019 Add More Guests, Panels and More

Whether you enjoy “Two Worlds” or “A Whole New World,” there is something for every Disney fan at D23 Expo: … More

DISNEY+, ESPN+, AND HULU Are Headed To @DisneyD23 Expo 2019

For the first time ever, three of Disney’s signature streaming services, Disney+, ESPN+, and Hulu, will showcase their variety of original and exclusive content through immersive show floor pavilions, live demos, never-before-seen content, and special experiences at D23 Expo 2019 in Anaheim, California. Guests will be the first to experience Disney+ before it launches in the U.S. on November 12. They will also get to step into the world of ESPN+ Original shows with an interactive exhibit, and discover costumes and show props from Hulu’s award-winning original content and on-demand streaming library.

Lucas Film Is Headed To @DisneyD23 Expo 2019

For the first time at D23 Expo, Lucasfilm will host a pavilion on the show floor from August 23-25 with an impressive display showcasing the evolution of the Star Wars stormtrooper. The exhibit will include several of the screen-used costumes seen throughout the iconic movie series. From the classic stormtrooper to the new design featured in the upcoming Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, this stunning display is a rare opportunity to examine these production costumes up close and study the many unique styles deployed throughout a galaxy far, far away.

National Geographic Heads To @DisneyD23 Expo 2019

National Geographic joins Disney’s D23 Expo show floor for the first time, delivering unique experiences that inspire curiosity and exploration for fans of all ages. From free solo climbing to the top of El Capitan to exploring the “why” behind the “wow” behind our gray matter, National Geographic will immerse fans in adventure, ignite their curiosities about the world, and surprise them with stories unlike any they’ve seen before, harnessing the spirit of the iconic yellow border.

@boomstudios #SDCC 19 EXCLUSIVE MERCH & PANEL PROGRAMMING

BOOM! Studios Comic-Con International: San Diego 2019 (Booth #2229) from July 17-21 San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. The publisher, home to award-winning imprints BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia, will host panels and signings throughout the weekend.

@IDWPublishing #SDCC 19 Signings, Panels & Exclusives

IDW Publishing will celebrate its 20th anniversary at San Diego Comic-Con with sensational booth appearances by such fan-favorite talents as George Takei, Joe Hill, Gabriel Rodríguez, Kim Dwinell, Magdalene Visaggio, B. Dave Walters, Stan Sakai, Walter Simonson, Delilah S. Dawson, Kevin Eastman, Sam Maggs, Rod Fergusson, the cast of Wynonna Earp, and so many, many more!

@boomstudios & @Hasbro Launch #SDCC 19 Exclusive MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #40 Variant Cover To Benefit @MakeAWish

BOOM! Studios and Hasbro, Inc. announced a special edition variant cover to MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #40 in collaboration with Make-A-Wish®, to be available exclusively at 2019 San Diego Comic-Con®, from July 17-21 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. This special edition cover, from superstar artist Goñi Montes, features the Beast Morphers Orange Ranger, a new character created by Hasbro for a Make-A-Wish kid.