The Supreme Court decided yesterday that video games are protected free speech like movies, books and comic books, so we’ve got that going for us…. While you were out partying in celebration, here’s the news you might have missed.
Around the Blogs:
The Mary Sue – Former President Bill Clinton Knows Everything About My Little Pony – Just accept the fact the man knows all.
Bleeding Cool – Frank Cho Wins An Emmy. And Doesn’t He Look Pleased. – Congrats on the award!
Graphic Journos – Behind the Scenes of the Interactive Nisoor Square Comic – I always like to check out the behind the scenes of how comic books are made and what goes into them.
Bleeding Cool – Wizard World Drops Out Of Canada Comic Con – Interesting….
Around the Tubes Reviews:
Saffron Walden Reporter – Captain America: Hail Hydra!
Mouth London – Snow Trap
Official Press Release
I Want My $2.99!
Because you asked for it, Marvel made it happen! Here is the first wave of fantastic new limited series at $2.99 per issue. Featuring Marvel’s biggest characters and helmed by some of the industry’s most fan-favored creative teams, these limited series cover new and exciting ground from all corners of the Marvel Universe!
These new series are:
- CAPTAIN AMERICA: HAIL HYDRA
- WOLVERINE AND JUBILEE
- ARCADE: DEATH GAME
- HAWKEYE: BLIND SPOT
- 5 RONIN
“Based on the feedback we’ve received from both retailers and fans, there’s a definite desire for limited series like Captain America: Hail Hydra or Hawkeye: Blind Spot to be priced at $2.99 per issue,” explains Senior Vice President of Sales, David Gabriel. “We’re extremely impressed with the stories our writers and artists want to tell, and we’re committed to providing these book for a great price.”
Fans demanded new titles for $2.99 per issue and Marvel listened! Now it’s time to show your support for these books in your shops by asking your retailer to order them and more are sure to come! This is the start of something big at Marvel and for fans, so get onboard now!