New Diamond Sales Kit for October 2012 is available: Priorities and Highlights
May 28 2012
DBD’s October 2012 sales kit is now online in the files section of the B2B:
• ZOMBIE KID DIARIES: GORSSERY GAMES 978-0-9850925-5-9 • ZOMBIE KID DIARIES: PLAYING DEAD 978-0-9850925-4-2 - After settling with the author of DIARY OF A WIMPY KID, publisher has renamed this series and will be publishing new editions this October. - Already getting strong support from the mass market channel.
• RISE OF THE GUARDIANS: HIDDEN TRUTH & OTHER STORIES 978-1-937676-55-1 - Graphic novel digest based on the upcoming DreamWorks Animation movie. - Opening November 21st in North America. International release dates: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1446192/releaseinfo - Trailer: http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=rise+of+the+guardians+trailer&mid=D5CFE09CED6FEA4C22B5D5CFE09CED6FEA4C22B5&view=detail&FORM=VIRE2 *movie tie-in*
• ANGELIC LAYER OMNIBUS by CLAMP 978-1-61655-021-9 - A sequel to the popular CHOBITS series from the Japanese manga superstar group
• AVATAR THE LAST AIRBENDER V3 978-1-59582-941-2 - The series by Gene Yang are New York Times and Bookscan bestsellers - TV show LEGEND OF KORRA is running on Nickelodeon in the US. Canada & international launch this September. UK launch in January 2013. - At least 3 more books are planned in this series. *TV tie-in*
• FINDER: TALISMAN by Carla Speed McNeil 978-1-61655-027-1 - New volume in this LA Times Book Prize winning series.
• JAM by Yahtzee Croshaw 978-1-59582-957-3 - Follow-up to the prose bestseller MOGWORLD
• STAR WARS: THE CRIMSON EMPIRE SAGA 978-1-59582-947-4 - Hardcover omnibus collecting the best-selling mini series
• THE SKY: THE ART OF FINAL FANTASY BOX SET 978-1-61655-039-4 - Deluxe hardcover box set for the fans of the immensely popular Final Fantasy franchise. Candidate for holiday gift guides.
• THE TOLKIDEN YEARS OF THE BROTHERS HILDEBRANDT 978-1-60690-349-0 - Coffee table book collects the art + commentary from the Tolkien calendars over the years. Tie-in to THE HOBBIT movie. - THE HOBBIT movie opens December 14th in North America. International release dates: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0903624/releaseinfo - Trailer: http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7392431n - Candidate for holiday gift guides *movie tie-in*
Fantasy Flight Games
• ONLY WAR CORE RULEBOOK 978-1-61661-469-0 - A Warhammer 40K stand-alone book in which the player take the role of the Imperial Guards.
• TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES ULTIMATE COLLECTION V4 978-1-61377-496-0 - New TMNT cartoon to launch on Nickelodeon in Q4 2012 (details to come)
• ART OF TRANSFORMERS THE FALL OF CYBERTRON 978-1-61377-443-4 - Game will release on August 28th - Trailer: http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=transformers+fall+of+cybertron+trailer&mid=BD302FC546D577E25467BD302FC546D577E25467&view=detail&FORM=VIRE4 *game tie-in*
• MORNING GLORIES V3 978-1-60706-558-6 - This award-winning series is Image’s 3rd highest bestseller in bookstores after Walking Dead and Chew
• SHELF LIFE: FANTASTIC STORIES CELEBRATING BOOKSTORES 978-1-60701-358-7 - Edited by Greg Ketter, originally published by his small press based out of his Minneapolis-based independent bookstore Dream Haven. - Introduction by Neil Gaiman. - Stories by Harlan Ellison, Ramsey Campbell, Charles de Lint, Gene Wolfe and more celebrating bookstores.
• THE ART OF STREET FIGHTER X TEKKEN 978-1-926778-51-8 - Based on the cross-over game released in March 2012 - Trailer: http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=street+fighter+x+tekken+trailer&mid=68E8D6AFAFA1D3049C3168E8D6AFAFA1D3049C31&view=detail&FORM=VIRE2
• THE ART OF DARKSIDERS II 978-1-926778-53-2 - Game will release on August 14th in North America (17th August in the UK) - Trailer: http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=darksiders+2+trailer&mid=CFEAA5868F6B1827752ACFEAA5868F6B1827752A&view=detail&FORM=VIRE4 *game tie-in*
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