The Edison Frankenstein
, the first movie adaptation of Mary Shelley's story, and the first horror movie
, is 100 years old as of last week. The Frankenstein blog has more details
“It is going to be rough for us Top 20 publishers. It will be epic for anyone smaller. Lots of folks will vanish due to this, even some bigger guys.”
- Hard times ahead for indie comics: Diamond Distribution
, which has an effective monopoly on American comics distribution, will be raising it’s wholesale benchmark, meaning many of the comiocs currently available in comics stores will soon be dropped. In a further blow to the adult comics market Diamond will be dropping that section
from the print version of Previews, in favour of a PDF only available to retailers. Comics are about to get a whole lot blander.