Comic Books: MORNING GLORIES #2 and #3 sell out at distribution level. Morning Glories is one of the hottest books in recent memory, as evidenced by continued demand that has led to four printings of issue #1!
MORNING GLORIES #2 has flown off shelves and reorders surpassed expectations, so Image Comics has already ordered a third printing of the issue. Additionally, MORNING GLORIES #3, which hits store shelves October 20, has already sold out at the distribution level! A second printing of the issue is already in the queue! Image Comics.
Star Trek: Best of Star Trek: The Next Generation to boost Syfy. Looking to boost ratings, Syfy will air some of the best of Star Trek: The Next Generation on Tuesday nights. On October 19th, The Next Generation will beginning airing at 7 PM, ahead of Syfy’s primetime Tuesday programming which includes Stargate: Universe and Caprica.
The shows aired will begin with the two-part Redemption, written by Ronald D. Moore. On Halloween week, no Next Generation will air, but the special episodes will begin again on November 2nd, when the two-part Unification will air on the same night. This will be followed by Time’s Arrow, on November 9th; Chain of Command on November 16th and Birthright on November 23rd. The best of Star Trek: The Next Generation shows will wrap up on November 30th with Descent, featuring Data and his brother Lore. TrekToday.com.
Online Gaming: World of Warcraft Blizzcon Previews. This week marks the beginning of the annual Blizzcon in Anaheim, California. This year’s convention promises to be very exciting with Blizzard celebrating Starcraft II’s release, the imminent release of the World of Warcraft Cataclysm expansion, the as yet unnamed MMO and more information coming about Diablo III. MMORPG.com Industry Relations Manager, Garrett Fuller, has some thoughts to share with readers as he prepares to check out the 2010 Blizzcon. MMORPG.com.