San Diego comic convention wins court battle to be the only “Comic Con” in the US

It may not be the biggest, despite what Statista tells you, but the San Diego comic convention was the first to sue for the right to the branding “Comic Con,” and news just emerging is that the Salt Lake Comic Con, has been landed a $4 million bill as part of a legal decision that Read More …

New York Comic Con sets new visitor record – 200,000

2017 saw the first ever comic con in Saudi Arabia. Sadly the organisers were hit by an unknown penalty for unknown “violations” and as yet there is no sign there will be another Saudi comic con in 2018. But fingers crossed. Meanwhile comic cons are exploding all over the globe. As reported here at TNPS, Read More …

Marvel cancels two events at New York Comics Con

The 2017 Comics Con is underway in New York, but sadly an exciting schedule and some key announcements were overshadowed by real-life events, and two Marvel projects took a hit. But first a couple of good news items from the New York party. DC has announced the up and coming 1000th issue of Action Comics. Read More …