With Penguin Random House, Dark Horse Comics is now available for free

With Penguin Random House, Dark Horse Comics is now available for free

Dark Horse Comics announced that it will partner with Marvel and IDW in selling comic books in the direct market to comic book stores and bookstores, but it will be an exclusive worldwide multi-year agreement for the sale and distribution of Dark Horse''s newly published and backlist comic books, although not exclusively. While the pandemic damaged significant teething, the company reportedly announced that it will sell and distribute Dark Horse''s graphic novels and manga to the media companies starting in June 2023. Moreover, when Marvel first left Diamond Comic Distribution exclusiv

Diamond Comic Distributors will continue to distribute to comic book shops in the future, despite many still using Diamond for Marvel and IDW, although Dark Horse may join that offering, indicating that some shops may choose this method to switch. As with Marvel and IDW and DC with Lunar, it is probable that UK comic book stores will also stick with Diamond UK.

Penguin Random House claims that "by continuing to expand its reach into the Direct Market, Penguin Random House''s purpose is to assist comic shops in developing for visitors of all ages a life-long fascination with comics, graphic novels, and manga. PRH is a free-freight business, and has firmly committed to increasing all physical retail, with independent bookstores and corporations growing strong. The company''s newest distribution facility, a one-million square-foot fulfillment center in Hampstead, Maryland, is the foundation

"It''s an exciting time for the industry," Dark Horse founder and CEO Mike Richardson said of his move to Penguin Random House for direct market distribution. "We will continue to expand our horizon to retailers and customers around the globe," said Richardson. While Diamond Distribution will be moving its comics distribution to Penguin Random House, it''s important to note that our products will still be available through Diamond."

"We are very proud of our long-standing partnership with Dark Horse," Jeff Abraham, president of Penguin Random House Publisher Services, said, "We''re extremely pleased that this expansion will bring new heights together. "We''ve grown together in an ever-changing retail landscape for graphic storytelling, and this next step is as a further commitment to supporting Dark Horse, and our retail partners, well beyond the present."

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