Bestselling graphic novelist Dave Gibbons is to become the first Comics Laureate. The announcement was made by internationally acclaimed comics authority and graphic novelist Scott McCloud at the launch of new charity Comics Literacy Awareness (CLAw) at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival on 17th October 2014.

It’s another weird and wonderful batch of comics from MonkeyBrain Comics this week as we get eco-anthology Amazing Forest #4, surreal serial killer series Headspace #3 and retro skateboard exploitation adventure in the all new Street Angel #1. All three title are available via ComiXology on Wednesday and we take a first look!

The release of DC Comics & Madefire’s Batman: Arkham Origins DC2 Multiverse graphic novel was one of the most ground-breaking developments of 2013. And they are about to push the boundaries even further by bringing the finale to the small screen for the first time with the Batman: Arkham Origins iPhone edition. 

Ever since it was announced back in July at SDCC we’ve been waiting with baited breath for the debut of hit titles from Marc Silversti’s Top Cow stable to arrive on the Madefire platform. Well today The Darkness motion book makes it’s debut with episodes #1 & #2 available now and subsequent episodes releasing bi-weekly via the free to download Madefire app and on DeviantART.

An eclectic mix of titles from MonkeyBrain Comics this week, with trippy anthology Amazing Forest, ape-based adventure series Prime-8s and… well, the definition defying Subatomic Party Girls! All available on ComiXology this Wednesday and we’ve got a first look!

Tired of waiting around for the next instalment of Neil Gaiman’s Sandman Prequel? Well at least fan favorite Endless sibling, Death will come to a digital comic store near you soon as she makes her first appearance in Dead Boy Detectives #2 arriving this Wednesday on ComiXology.

After a year of some of the most innovative and original Spider-man comics of all time,  Marvel looks set to go back to the old formula and reinstate Peter Parker as the man behind the webs in an all new Amazing Spider-man #1 out this April as part of the Marvel Now.

This year’s Image Expo 2014 event outlines the company’s direction for the upcoming year and introduces a host of new titles that we can expect from some of the worlds top creators. Alongside new work from Ed Brubaker and Sean Philips, who have also signed an exclusive five year deal, this includes new books from Grant Morrison, Matt Fraction, Brandon Graham, Keron Gillen, Scott Snyder, Jock and many more. We give you the run down on all the best new stories coming out of Image Expo.

A new year heralds more exciting must-read digital comics as we unveil the first Sunday Digest of 2014 featuring QAM Comics brilliant Guided View action series Template #4, and two globe-spanning anthologies in Outré Press #2 and Tales to Admonish #1.

Another week and another announcement of a hit digital comic making the move into print! This time, it’s Dan Goldman’s psychedelic supernatural property adventure Red Light Properties which set to follow it’s MonkeyBrain brethren, Edison Rex, Mask of the Red Panda and Artful Daggers in being released in good old fashioned print this January!

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!

BOOM! Studios, publisher of awesome titles like Adventure Time and Mark Waid’s Irredeemable, have announced a partnership with ComiXology to bring collected editions and original graphic novelsto the their cloud comics platform This brings fan-favorite collections like IncorruptibleHellraiserBravest Warriors and more to a whole new worldwide audience, with the entire back catalog to debut shortly.