Digital publisher Comicker LLC have launched their new Comicker Digital iOS app, bringing their diverse line-up of creator-owned series to iPads and iPhones. Free to download the app gives users access to the initial chapters of all current and future series while a monthly subscription of $2.99 unlocks weekly updates of subsequent chapters and exclusive special features before they’re available […]
As a warm up to our year-end awards and the prestigious Digital Comic of the Year poll, (which will be coming very soon), we decided to get our readers in the voting spirit with a poll to tell us which was the best digital comics app and reveal the Pipedream Comics’ App of the Year 2014. We […]
“We could not find a platform or vehicle that is friendly to the reader…so we made one from scratch” Terry McCarthy, creator of Barkane, discusses cutting edge apps and ancient history
In a holding cell in ancient Greece, 3 prisoners await their fate – a woman, a drunk and a sea captain. As lightning splits the sky, a ballista bolt breaks through the prison window and the prisoners escape into the night. If this kind of action is getting your heart racing then read on as […]
“Where are all my comics and why can’t I buy new ones?!” ComiXology removes store and in-app purchases for iPad and iPhone users in new app
“Where are all my comics and why can’t I buy new ones?!”This is going to be a common cry across the homes of many digital comics fans this weekend as ComiXology introduce their new Comics app for iPad and iPhone that turns their revolutionary cloud based market place into a bog standard comic book reader. As […]
Looking for a bit of Judge Dredd action or Mega City One mayhem on your iPad and iPhone this weekend? Well 2000AD/Rebellion have released some of the very greatest Dredd collections of all time onto their Newsstand App which include twenty stand-alone Judge Dredd graphic novels for iPad and iPhone, some of which have been unavailable outside of […]
We’re huge fans of digital comics on the iPad here at Pipedream Comics (just read our list of the 10 best iPad comics apps here) and maintain that the hi-res retina screen of the Apple tablet is absolutely the best way to read you favourite titles. However with so many people having smartphones as well, […]
“With the demise of the print paper industry, there isn’t a good place to find great comics anymore.” Tapas Media’s Chang Kim tells us why Tapastic Comics is the future of webcomics
Describing itself as the YouTube of web comics app, we featured the excellent Tapastic Comics in last week’s Pipedream Pull List, calling it “A slick and stylish portal for collecting webcomics into one place… the perfect way to read webcomics on an iPhone“. Keen to find out more about the story and people behind this great open publishing service […]
Tapastic Comics for iPhone describes itself as the YouTube of webcomics, but does that means it’s loaded with great user generated content or is it just full of the comic equivalent of sneezing pandas and cute kittens?
The ComiXology iOS7 upgrade has hit the app store this week as their multiple award-winning and top grossing iOS app has been updated for Apple’s new iPad and iPhone operating system. Fans of the app using iOS 7 will now be greeted with an updated look and feel, while iOS 5 and 6 users will […]
“If we don’t do it, somebody else will! This isn’t a mutually exclusive medium.” Madefire’s Liam Sharp tells Pipedream Comics “why I love digital comics”
The latest in our series of guest columns about ‘why I love digital comics’ comes from Madefire co-founder and digital pioneer Liam Sharp.