Indie publisher Markosia are attempting to enter the world of espionage with Darren Pearce and Stuart Jennett’s Elena: Divinity Rising #1 – a fusion of spy thriller, with a touch of superpowers and a strong female lead. Can this new offering be a success in this tough genre or is that mission impossible?
ComicsFix, the new kids on the digital comics block, are expanding their library of titles with a new deal to bring Dynamite Entertainment’s expansive and versatile library to their subscription based app. It’s another fantastic way for digital comics fans to get access to amazing title like Garth Ennis’ The Boys, Gail Simone’s excellent Red Sonja and the brilliant Bob’s Burgers!
A new ongoing series from Marvels and Astro City creator Kurt Busiek, Tooth and Claw #1 is said to be his most mature series to date, focusing on a tale set around wizards, sorcery and many elements of a forgotten past. But can this new book be as spellbinding as we all expect or is that a feat not even magic can achieve?
Scrollon, the innovative sideways scrolling digital comics app from filmmaker Doug Lefler has revealed an exciting new series from respected storyboard artist Mark Moretti. “Mission: Abort”, is the first chapter of Moretti’s new series Robotworld and is available now on the Scrollon app and we’ve got a fantastic first look!
With Steve Rogers passing the mantle of ‘Captain America’ to his longtime partner and friend Sam Wilson a.k.a. The Falcon, the ‘flying Cap’ is coming to Marvel’s Infinite Comics in Captain America: Fear Him #1. Can this be an opening salvo success, or will ‘flying Cap’ fall straight into a tailspin?
Just in time for Halloween David Lloyd and his team of digital demons bring you Aces Weekly Volume 13! The award winning digital comic anthology is available in weekly instalments from www.acesweekly.co.uk and features some of the world’s best digital comic creators. We get exclusive insights from publisher David Lloyd and take a first look at all the new series.
Ever considered transferring your life’s most poignant (and mundane) moments to a comic book page? Well that’s exactly what New Yorker Jonathan Baylis did with the superb So Buttons comics anthology. From his childhood to meeting his wife, to his internship at Marvel and more, this fantastic slice-of-life collection was inspired by the likes of Harvey Pekar and Robert Crumb and features a soul-bearing look into the life and mind of a normal guy – we find out more.
No stranger to digital comics thanks to their purchase of Comixology, Amazon’s own imprint, Jet City Comics was launched as their own attempt to gain a market share, which continues with the first issue of Cimarronin: A Samurai in New Spain #1. But can this book continue to help them fly in terms of selling comics, or will it stall during lift off?