Hobbystar Owner Responds to Fan Expo Canada’s Weekend Issues

A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT OF HOBBYSTAR MARKETING, INC. August 31, 2010 Dear Fans, On behalf of the staff of Fan Expo Canada™ I would like to apologize for the lengthy delays and inconvenience experienced by many at Fan Expo Canada™ this past weekend. We were, quite simply, inadequately prepared for the increased crowds in… Read More Hobbystar Owner Responds to Fan Expo Canada’s Weekend Issues

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Canadian Retailer Update – September, 2010

What is the biggest rumour/bit of news to come down the pipe regarding retailers? The main supplier/distributor of comics, Diamond Comic Distributors, surveyed retailers to gauge interest in Tuesday delivery. Recently, Bleeding Cool reported: In December (2010) … comics deliveries will be staggered through the month, with a number of comics distributed a week in… Read More Canadian Retailer Update – September, 2010

Interviews: Bryan Lee O’Malley

Chris Randle at the Gutteral Blog sat down with Bryan Lee O’Malley on the eve of the release of Scott Pilgrim Vol. 6: Scott Pilgrim’s Finest Hour. The interview was for the Globe & Mail and was truncated for publication. Scott was able to post the full interview online for your enjoyment.

Happenings: Comix & Stories, Sunday August 29 in Vancouver

Comix & Stories: A day of alternative & small press comics, zines, artwork & culture Special Guests: Joey Comeau & Emily Horne (A Softer World) Featured Artists & Publishers: Brandon Graham ( King City, Multiple Warheads) James Stokoe (Orc Stain, Sullivan’s Sluggers) Steve Rolston (Ghost Projekt, Emiko Superstar) Marley Zarcone (Forgetless, Madame Xanadu) Verne Andru… Read More Happenings: Comix & Stories, Sunday August 29 in Vancouver

2010 FAN EXPO CANADA™ FACT SHEET: COMIC BOOK EXPO (Incl. programming)

WHAT: Visitors from across Ontario and around the world have the opportunity to experience the very best of pop culture first-hand at the upcoming 16th Annual Fan Expo Canada™.. The return of the country’s largest combined event which includes The Comic Book Expo, CNAnime, SFX Science Fiction Expo, Festival of Fear Horror Expo and GX-… Read More 2010 FAN EXPO CANADA™ FACT SHEET: COMIC BOOK EXPO (Incl. programming)

Tom Grummett tackles Dead Avengers in Chaos War tie-in series

Marvel releases their November schedule late this afternoon, but they’ve already released some teaser information on a tie-in to another upcoming event called CHAOS WAR (which starts in October) in the form of the series CHAOS WAR: DEAD AVENGERS written by Fred Van Lente and illustrated by none other than TOM GRUMMETT (Superman, Superboy, Robin,… Read More Tom Grummett tackles Dead Avengers in Chaos War tie-in series