Dynamite Entertainment is proud to announce that celebrated comic book writer James Robinson (StarmanJustice Society of America, Earth 2, Leave It to Chance) has signed a deal to create a new series entitled Grand Passion.  This partnership marks the first time that Robinson will work with Dynamite Entertainment to develop new content.

Exciting news from our friends at Sequential this week as they announce that the From Hell Companion by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell will be made available exclusively via the Sequential app. This is an absolute must have for any fans of Campbell and Moore’s Jack the Ripper classic

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Holy high tech, Batman!  Today marks the release of highly anticipated new Digital-First comic Batman ’66 #1. The first chapter takes the digital reading experience to the next level by incorporating DC2,the latest digital reading innovation from DC Entertainment. DC2’s dynamic artwork brings the classic TV show’s action and retro attitude to life for comic readers through an expanded storytelling canvas as each comic panel tells a multi-dimensional story through layered artwork and sequences. DC2 interactivity is built exclusively on the ComiXology platform and will be offered to readers using the DC Comics or ComiXology apps or online through readdcentertainment.com or comixology.com

Not content with just offering new features like Subscriptions and Bundles for it’s web users, today ComiXology have announced two great new features for it’s Comics iPad and iPhone app – ‘fit-to-width’ and ‘two-page view’, both are available for free from today, by simply updating your existing Comics app or downloading it for free here.

Today ComiXology has debuted two new ways to shop that comic book fans have been clamoring for – subscriptions and bundles. Subscriptions let fans everywhere subscribe to their favorite series so they’ll never miss an issue. Bundles allow ComiXology fans to buy curated collections – be it entire series, or multi-issue events – at steep discounts and all at a click of a button.

This autumn, the greatest heroes of the Valiant Universe are taking Europe by storm in a partnership with Panini, Europe’s leading publisher of comics and graphic novels. A new line of foreign language digital comics will be available via ComiXology Europe and Amazon.it amongst others that will see Valiant’s smash hit monthly series like X-O Manowar and Archer & Armstrong into French and Italian for the very first time.

Motion comics publishers Narr8 have today announced a new multimedia editing tool called Story Builder that lets you build your own interactive digital comics. Simply create your comic using their online editor and upload it to their online catalogue for the world to download.