CBR: C2E2: Inside The Diamond Summit
The pre-con meeting of retailers and publishers held of new series and trades from Marvel and DC and the unprecedented idea of moving new comics day to Tuesday. CBR has an in-depth report from the conference.
Full article here.
DVD Variant covers??
An entertaining article on the recent talks between retailers and Diamond. Moving new comic book day to Tuesday? "Secret Shoppers" to help police retailers? Interesting stuff...but check this out:
"At this point in the proceeding, DC's VP of Sales, Bob Wayne, took the mic to reiterate a point he'd hinted at in DC's breakout sessions, saying, "We will endeavor, on the DC Entertainment side to work with our colleagues at Warner Home Video to make sure that, if we go to Monday arrival and Tuesday on sale, that you will recieve new Warner Home Video product on the Monday and will be able to sell it on a Tuesday along with everybody else." Earlier in the conference, Wayne had hinted at programs such as variant covers for Direct Market editions of DC animated DVDs."