Big Entertainment’s Tekno-Comix Goes ‘Platinum’ — Ships Over One Million Comics in December; UK Distribution Added
BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ — Tekno-Comix(TM), the imprint of BIG Entertainment (Nasdaq: BIGE), announced today that based upon orders from distributors for its three December-shipping comics titles (Gene Roddenberry’s Lost Universe(TM) #1, Leonard Nimoy’s Primortals(TM) #2, and Neil Gaiman’s Mr. Hero — The Newmatic Man(TM)#2) it will ship more than ONE MILLION comics in its second month since the launch of its comic line. Tekno-Comix shipped over 750,000 comics in November. Tekno-Comix also announced that it had this month commenced distribution of its titles in the U.K. through Seymour Press.
The Tekno Comix launch won the award for Marketing Campaign of the Year.
John was Tekno Comix Director of Marketing during the launch, reporting directly to the company CEO.