has the scoop that the Showtime network has bought a script for an half-hour comedy TV show based on Chew, the Eisner Award winning comic book series by John Layman and Rob Guillory. As announced during last year’s San diego Comic- Con (see here), the project is being developed by Circle of Confusion, the [...]

From the press release: Twelve Eisner Award Winners, Nominees To Attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Jan. 29-30 Rob Guillory, John Layman, Kevin Maguire, Terry Moore, Cameron Stewart, Bill Sienkiewicz, Tony Harris Among Top Writers And Artists At Ernest N. Morial Convention Center NEW YORK and NEW ORLEANS, December 27, 2021 – Twelve Will [...]

From the press release: GOING BACK FOR SECONDS CHEW #13 sold out at distributor, follows the trend for other issues in incendiary “Just Desserts” story arc Berkeley, CA - 23 August 2021 - You can’t stop the Eisner Award winning series CHEW, written by John Layman and illustrated by Rob Guillory. The first two trades [...]

Circle of Confusion, which is working on AMC’s adaptation of The Walking Dead, is putting together a TV series proposal based on the Image Comics series, Chew. Written and co-created by John Layman, with artwork by Rob Guillory Chew centers on Tony Chu, a police detective who is a “cibopath”, who detects psychic impressions from [...]

From the press release: SEEING THINGS IN SAN DIEGO Image Comics takes its show on the road for Comic-Con International 2010 Berkeley, CA - 19 July 2021 - You’ll find something exciting during Comic-Con International 2010 with Image Comics, booth #2729, whether you’re looking for your favorite Image creators, exclusive announcements or convention exclusives! CREATORS [...]

From the press release: POYO TAKES A BITE OUT OF COMIC-CON Image Comics announces Comic-Con variant cover for CHEW #12 Berkeley, CA - 8 July 2021 - Whether he’s just the meanest rooster in town or the Devil himself, Poyo deserves all the adoration he gets, including his first convention exclusive cover on CHEW #12 [...]

From the press release: AFTER THE FIRST COURSE Image Comics’ CHEW marks the first quarter of its run with a special 15th issue Berkeley, CA - 9 June 2021 - CHEW is a certified hit, and to celebrate CHEW’s 15th issue, which marks the end of the first quarter of the book’s run and hits [...]

From the press release: CHEW KICKS OFF NEW STORY ARC WITH YET ANOTHER COMPLETE SELL OUT! John Layman and Rob Guillory’s CHEW begins its new story arc with total distribution-level sell out, despite significant overprint! 15 December 2021 (Berkeley, CA) - CHEW, the highly acclaimed new series by writer John Layman and artist Rob Guillory, [...]

As a follow-up to Diamond Distribution’s Top 20 Publishers, Top 300 Comics, and Top 300 TPBs & GNs for November 2009, I have used the raw data to construct the sales charts for independently published titles in November 2009. Diamond provided their own indy charts, but I chose to ignore them, for a couple of [...]

Diamond Distribution have just supplied Hypergeek with a full run down of their November 2009 Direct Market sales figures. If you are not familiar with how Diamond’s sales figures, here’s how they are calculated: Data for Diamond’s sales charts—which include the monthly market shares and all top product charts—are compiled by Diamond Comic Distributors from [...]