The creator of 2000 AD is bringing a different kind of horror to digital publishing with the first volume of Pat Mills’ Requiem Vampire Knight: Resurrection, coming to ComiXology as part of his new digital imprint Millsverse. Following in the [cloven] footsteps of his digital one-shot PsychoKiller, Requiem sees a German soldier reborn on the hell planet Resurrection to become a formidable vampire knight!
David Hine’s sinister supernatural horror Strange Embrace is given the deluxe graphic novel treatment courtesy of the Sequential iPad app, but can this comprehensive digital edition offer something that previous collections can’t?
For comic fans in the south west of the UK, the Bristol Comic and Zine Fair returns to the city for a fourth year this October. Celebrating the world of DIY and independent publishing the BCZF brings together artists, writers, and self-publishers from across Bristol and further afield for a one-day market. There’ll be comics, zines, independent magazines, prints, handmade art objects and more on sale throughout the day, direct from the artists.
Madefire the cutting edge motion book publisher have announced announcement of a new Android version of their market leading motion book platform. Madefire for Android and features the same fantastic mix of original characters like Captain Stone, Mono and Treatment as well as their licensed titles from IDW Publishing, Dark Horse Comics, DC Comics and more.
It’s time for a new Carl and Dave web comic #27 – Better With Age by Jimmy Holmes
For more information about Carl and Dave and to get a first look at future episodes visit CarlandDave.co.uk
If you want to find out more about the practicalities of creating a hit digital comic, then who better to ask than the co-creator of the award-winning Aces Weekly (Pipedream Comics Digital Comic of the Year 2013). If you’re based in the UK then you can do just that at this year’s Brighton Digital Festival on September 25th, where Bambos from Aces Weekly will be holding a unique seminar entitled BAM! Comics ‘n’ Computers where you can pick the brains of this industry veteran.
Fans of Valiant Entertainment will now be able to purchase their favourite titles like X-O Manowar, Harbinger and Bloodshot from iVerse Media’s Comics Plus app and affiliated platforms. Effective immediately, iVerse will offer Valiant’s monthly comics titles day-and-date via the ComicsPlus app, and will soon host Valiant’s complete catalog of comics and collections.
As the world gets ready to go Guardians of the Galaxy crazy with the launch of the new movie, Marvel have blasted off an all-new, high stakes, high octane adventure with the rag-tag team of space scoundrels in a new Guardians Of The Galaxy Infinite comics one-shot available now via ComiXology, the Marvel Comics App and Marvel Digital Comic Store!
This week’s new titles on the Madefire motion book platform feature: Liam Sharp and Bill Sienkiewicz’s take on Sherlock Holmes: The Greek Interpreter #2; Harlan Ellison’s Star Trek: City on The Edge of Forever #2; and Injustice: Gods Among Us Annual 2013 featuring Lobo and Harley Quinn!
British comic legend Eddie Campbell’s Bacchus established his reputation as “the most natural storyteller in comics”. A mythical, masterful, wide-ranging yarn, this 10 volume epic is now available digitally in 5 hefty volumes for the first time from Top Shelf’s DRM-free digital store and also the Sequential iPad app.
Congratulations to Matthew Inman’s The Oatmeal for scooping the best digital/webcomic prize at the Eisner Awards 2014, presented at the San Diego Comic Con 2014. This superb collection of pop culture memes, quizzes, and stories is one of the most shared sites on the internet with a huge and dedicated following.