Numlock News: March 26, 2021 • Marvel Comics…

By Walt Hickey Have a great weekend! This weekend will also have another podcast version of the Sunday edition, anyone can listen to that on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Marvel In an earth-shattering shift in the comics business, Marvel announced that moving forward Penguin Random House will be the exclusive distributor for its physical comic books and graphic novels, cutting out Diamond Comic Distributors, the company that prior to the pandemic was effectively the sole distributor for the entire comic book industry. Last year, DC made an emergency move to set up two new distributors for their work, and beginning in October, Marvel will also break away from the company that has served as the main conduit of comics since the mid-nineties. Diamond sold

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