One of the main complaints about the ComiXology platform, when it came to buying and reading your digital comics (at least before the Amazon buy out) was the fact that your comics weren’t yours to download and back up on your PC. Well, today during their panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego that is about to change thanks to ComiXology DRM-free backups being made available, allowing readers to download and store copies of their favourite digital comics.
It may be a bit of a wait for all you hardcore Cap fans, but it’ll be worth it, as this October, ahead of the highly anticipated new series All-New Captain America, you can get a first taste of Sam Wilson wielding the shield in all-new Captain America: Fear Him Infinite comic, the latest 6-issue digital-first mini series from Marvel Comics!
IDW Publishing have announced a digital comic collection for San Diego Comic-Con that is “more than meets the eye”. Thanks to a partnership with Humble Bundle, Transformer fans can pay what they want for a batch of 48 fantastic digital comics while also supporting a child-focused charity in the Transformers Humble Bundle presented by IDW Publishing.
ComiXology, the world’s leading digital comics platform, celebrates their 5-year anniversary this week by offering 100 books from their comiXology Submit self-publishing program for just US$10 (for UK readers that’s £6.99 and for our European readers that’s €8.99) all of which adds up a savings of 94% off the cover price.
Digital comics are on the rise, it’s official! This week pop culture experts, ICv2.com have released an eye opening analysis of growth in the digital comics market with digital comics sales growing to a staggering $90 million in 2013.
Doug Lefler’s Scrollon have announce new chapters of The Heart of Hollow World available via their iOS app as well as free episodes of this and The Curious Saga of No-One on their website. We take a first look at what’s in store…
Top digital comic creators from both sides of the Atlantic are set to form part of this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival line-up, at Kendall in the United Kingdom this October thanks to support from SEQUENTIAL the digital graphic novel app.
Pat Mills, creator of 2000AD and writer of successful comic series such as Charley’s War, Slaine, Accident Man, Nemesis, Marshal Law and Requiem Vampire Knight, today launched his digital label, Millsverse, on the Comixology Submit digital platform.
Take a first look at Aces Weekly volume 11, the latest volume of the award-winning digital art comic from V For Vendetta creator David Lloyd. Plus we round-up other exciting news from the award-winning web comic.
Madefire, the motion book publishers are set to develop their partnership with Hasbro and IDW Publishing by releasing 5 new episodes of the exclusive Transfomers: Punishment motion book through the Madefire app on Windows 8. These exclusive stories based on Hasbro’s iconic Transformers brand, will be available on all of the latest Windows 8 devices for no cost, and will provide a unique reading experience designed and built specifically for the digital screen.
Exciting news coming out of Special Edition NYC today, as Madefire and Valiant Entertainment have announced a new partnership to release titles through Madefire‘s Motion Books digital comics app and their deviantART portal. The partnership begins today with the release of Valiant‘s Unity #1 motion book and we have an awesome Madefire enhanced preview for you to check out!
Ninety years ago today, celebrated writer Franz Kafka passed away from tuberculosis before finishing his final novel. Today SelfMadeHero marks his anniversary by releasing Franz Kafka’s The Castle, David Zane Mairowitz and Jaromír 99′s graphic novel adaptation via SEQUENTIAL.
The eclectic collection of titles on the Madefire motion book platform are set to get some new additions as they add 4 new publishers to their ever-growing roster. These include Clive Barker’s Seraphim, Archie, Lion Forge and Arcana who are set to join DC Comics, Dark Horse, IDW and Top Cow as a new wave of publishers bring their most popular titles and characters to the Madefire Motion Books platform.
You might not expect legendary comic creator, Alan Moore to be an advocate of digital publishing, however the Watchmen co-creator is leading a research and development project to create an app enabling digital comics to be made by anyone. Alongside an open source tool kit for creators it will also include exclusive Alan Moore digital comics.
Indie graphic novel publisher Magntic Press have today debuted their lineup of acclaimed and award-winning graphic novels as serialized chapters on comiXology.