ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - Nov 27, 2013) - Red Giant Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: REDG), an innovative Intellectual Property company specializing in high quality characters and content for use in a variety of media and entertainment, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Diamond Comic Distributors and its book trade division, Diamond Book Distributors.
Diamond, the world's largest distributor of English-language comic books, graphic novels, and pop culture products, has formally agreed to carry Red Giant's full line of Giant-Size ad-supported free print comic books throughout their "direct market" network of over 2,600 stores, as well as expanding Red Giant's existing distribution to bookstores in the U.S. and UK markets via Diamond Book Distributors.
"This is a watershed moment for Red Giant," stated Benny Powell, CEO, Red Giant Entertainment. "We have proven our Intellectual Property online and in the digital comic marketplace. Now, we are pleased to work with this cornerstone institution to help grow and support the direct comic book retail industry as well as our offline audience."
Per the agreement, Diamond will carry Red Giant's full advertising-supported Giant-Size line of comic books, which will be free to retailers and consumers throughout the Diamond network of stores. Diamond will continue to sell Red Giant books to Direct Market comic stores worldwide. Additionally Red Giant has signed an advertising agreement, commencing with the Previews Catalog for books shipping in March, to increase its brand and reach to this sector.
Diamond Comic Distributors was established in 1982 to provide comic book specialty retailers with wholesale, non-returnable comic books, graphic novels and related pop-culture merchandise. After more than 30 years of service, Diamond has become the world's largest distributor of English-language comics, graphic novels, and related pop-culture merchandise, with a network of shipping and distribution throughout the world.
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ABOUT RED GIANT ENTERTAINMENT INC.
Red Giant Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: REDG) is a Nevada corporation that specializes in intellectual property (IP) development for multiple media platforms and transmedia propagation. The cornerstone of this development is based around the more than three dozen online and print graphic novel properties in various stages of production as well as the cast of thousands of characters from those series. These properties have a readership that numbers in the millions globally. Some of these properties are actively in development into other media such as movies, video games, television, novels, toys, apparel, applications, etc. through either direct production or licensing agreements.
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