Digital Experience Comic (DEC)After months of waiting, the The D.E.C. or Digital Experience Comic, a new app from Uproar Comics, the team behind Northern Irish zombie anthology Zombies Hi, has finally hit the app store. Packed with over 30 pages of animated content and host of app-only extras this unique mix of digital comics and the undead is the brainchild of Derry based comic creators Danny McLaughlin and Kevin Logue. Keen to pick their brains like a zombie at meal time, we got in touch with Danny to find out more about this great project and to discover just what the Digital Experience Comic is really all about.  

Chris Sheridan portraitIf you liked what you saw in our fantastic preview of Motorcycle Samurai from Top Shelf ComiX, or checked it out after it was featured in last week’s Sunday Digest then you’l know it is an awesome mix of the wild west and 70s samurai movies with a generous does of digital comics dynamism thrown in for good measure. The man behind this eclectic mix of styles is  writer/artist Chris Sheridan, and we were keen to find out more about this awesome new Guided View title so we got in touch to get the lowdown on the world of the ‘White Bolt’, ‘Happy’ and the ‘Hornets’.

Multiplex Gordon McAlpineMixing the world of comics, iOS apps and movie snobbery, Multiplex webcomic is the brain child of comic artist Gordon McAlpin and sees his hit webcomic released on the iTunes Store as an iPhone app so you can read the adventures of his movie loving dup Kurt and Jason wherever and whenever you are. Keen to find out more about this innovative approach to self publishing we contacted Gordon to get the lowdown on the secrets to being an app-based digital comic publisher and also the correct etiquette for movie going.

Plants vs Zombies 01 (Dark Horse)This weekend at Comic Con we saw Dark Horse Comics release the brilliant new Plants vs. Zombies comics via their exclusive iOS app. With a story from Paul ‘Bandette’ Tobin and artwork from the awesome Ron Chan, we wanted to find out the secrets to converting a simple iPhone game into a fantastic digital comic. Taking a minute to fend off the advancing hordes of plant hungry undead we spoke to artist Ron Chan to get the lowdown on creating new characters and the best plant defence techniques to ward off Lawnmageddon!

It’s been a bumper week for must-read digital comics thank to the San Diego Comic Con, but here are some of our favourites for you to enjoy in the Sunday Digest, including Top Shelf’s Monster on the Hill, PJ Holden and Si Spurrier’s Numbercruncher and Erik Evensen’s The Beast of Wolfe’s Bay.

Today at Comic-Con International 2013 UDON Entertainment, publisher of fan-favorite licensed and original comic books, graphic novels & art books, announced a distribution agreement with ComiXology, the revolutionary cloud-based digital comics platform with more than 40,000 comics and graphic novels that have seen over 180 million downloads to date.