Hellboy and Madefire are taking over here at Pipedream Comics today! As well as our fantastic first look at this great new team up, and our in-depth review of the first issue, we’ve caught up with Madefire CEO and co-founder Ben Wolstenholme to find out more about how the exciting team up between the motion book publisher and Dark Horse Comics came about, and what it means for the future of Madefire! Continue reading
Marvel’s Infinite trip to the Orient in Wolverine: Japan’s Most Wanted may have drawn to an epic conclusion , but if you missed out issue #1 is free to download throughout the month of December. To celebrate this fantastic opportunity for fans to get into one of the best Infinite comics of the year we got in touch with writer Jason Latour to find out more about the challenges of creating Marvel’s ultimate Infinite title. Continue reading
The series that changed comics forever finally returns in 2014, and today Marvel has presented a first look at the remastered Miracleman #1! Long out-of-print, these timeless, groundbreaking stories injected a new sophistication into the super hero genre still felt today. Continue reading
We’ve got s first look at three great new titles from MonkeyBrain Comics this week including The Army of Dr Moreau #2, The Double Life of Miranda Turner #2 and a reprint of a rare Stan Lynde story in Real West #3. All available via ComiXology this Wednesday. Continue reading
With a new Hellboy in Hell motion book launching via their app this week, Madefire have added to their library the most high profile character yet. But will this latest motion book offering see them descend into a fiery pit like their lead character or rise to the digital heavens? Continue reading
We’re excited to reveal that the latest title to get the Motion Book treatment from Madefire is Mike Mignola’s Hellboy In Hell. The Madefire Hellboy In Hell motion book will follow in the footsteps of Star Trek, Transformers and My Little Pony, with story and art from creator Mike Mignola. We’re hoping that this is the first of many new titles from this exciting team-up between Madefire and Dark Horse Comics!
To help usher in the season of good will and giving ComiXology have announced their 12 Days of Free Comics offer which will see a new free comic unveiled each day at comiXology.com and on the Comics app for iPad and iPhone. Don’t miss this chance to get some of the years best digital comics from the biggest publishers for free! Continue reading
We’re always keen to find out about new and exciting digital comics projects and this week we had a first look at re:Active comics an exciting new project that uses the iPad’s technology to create some truly unique and exciting digital titles. Here’s a quick trailer for it below…
Following in the footsteps of Edison Rex, Amelia Cole and Artful Daggers, the latest hit digital series from MonkeyBrain Comics to be released in good old fashioned print is one of our absolute favourites – Gregg Taylor’s pulp inspired adventure Mask of the Red Panda – which is set to hit the newsstands courtesy of IDW Publishing. Continue reading
When it comes to the evolution of digital comics, Alex de Campi’s Valentine may not be a name that is instantly associated with the rise of ComiXology and Guided View, but it is every bit as important and influential as any Infinite title. Along with artist Christine Larsen, de Campi paved the way for what we currently regard as Guided View digital comics, influencing an entire generation of digital comics creators along the way, including Thrillbent supremo Mark Waid! However due to publishing problems and being ahead of the digital curve, Valentine has never found a settled home to be appreciated by the world, until now that is. Valentine is set to return to our screens via Waid’s Thrillbent website, and finally see the story of two soldiers lost in the wilderness of Russia reach it’s epic conclusion. So to find out more about this pioneering series, we contacted de Campi to discuss ‘looping snow’, ‘shit-hot digital comics’ and her status as a Guided View trailblazer. Continue reading
In 2014 Marvel Comics are set relaunch of some of their biggest titles with new creative teams and ambitious story lines as part of the all-new Marvel Now. But as well as taking over the print newsstands, Marvel are also offering the chance for readers to get free Marvel Now digital comics with the Marvel Now Digital Collection which will be available with every .NOW entry issue!
Our roving reporter, ‘Lizzie Boyle Says’, was at ThoughtBubble recently, indulging her love of small press comics and thinking about the crossover between (printed) small press and the digital world. Continue reading
There’s new issues of two of MonkeyBrain Comics longest running titles this week with Amelia Cole and Edison Rex both reaching #12! There’s also new issues of Greg Pak’s Code Monkey Save World mini series as well as more supernatural real estate shenanigans in Dan Goldman’s Red Light Properties. All of which are available via ComiXology this Wednesday! Continue reading
If you missed Logan’s trip to Japan in the hit Marvel Infinite series then you can now get Wolverine: Japan’s Most Wanted #1 free throughout the month of December and see what all the fuss was about! Continue reading
We’ve already seen MonkeyBrain Comics smash digital hits like Edison Rex and Amelia Cole make the journey from digital to print courtesy of IDW Publishing, but we’re about to see one more make the journey in the form of the Artful Daggers: Fifty Years Later, which is scheduled to hit the shelves in March 2014. Continue reading