After a 3 year hiatus, former Digital Comic of the Year runner-up Molly Danger is scheduled to return to our screens, as creator Jamal Igle has launched a new Molly Danger Kickstarter campaign to fund production of a bimonthly Molly Danger series! Igle launched the Molly Danger series in 2012 with a Kickstarter campaign for the first book, […]
“A high stakes game of politics that gambles the future of British democracy.” Queen’s Jamie Me gets grilled about Kickstarter funded comic Queen
It’s a momentous time-period for UK politics right now, with the rise of the SNP and a new Conservative government in Downing Street, but that’s not nearly exciting enough for a tense political thriller. How about if you throw in a bit of murder and intrigue for good measure?! That’s the basic premise behind Jamie Me’s […]
“I wanted to see what the future would be like in a smaller, more intimate setting” Silicon Heart’s Sam Roads talks Welsh science fiction and Kickstarter funding
The Welsh valleys may not be the obvious place for a sci-fi love story between a bullied teenage girl and an artificial human (known as a Sy-B). But that’s what makes the new Kickstarter funded series Silicon Hart such a wonderful and charming story. We catch up with writer Sam Roads and artist Kat Nicholson, who are […]
“We want to pay creators a very good amount for their work up front” exploring the world of crowd-sourced comics with Broken Frontier anthology’s Frederik Hautain
Broken Frontier is a new Kickstarter funded anthology from the team behind the awesome website of the same name. Featuring new stories from big name talent like Josh Fialkov, Fred Van Lente, as well as Brits PJ Holden and INJ Culbard, as well as the best new indie talent, it is set to break the mould of […]
There were so many amazing digital comics on sale in 2014, from major publishers to up and coming indies and we really struggled to condense our favourites list down to just the Top 10 Digital Comics of 2014. So here are the honourable mentions, the ones who, despite their awesome-ness, didn’t quite make the shortlist for Digital Comic […]
Maverick Aussie webcomic creator Sutu, the brains behind award winning webcomics Nawlz and NEOMAD, has launched a Kickstarter for his latest augmented reality series Modern Polaxis. The story features a paranoid time traveller whose world we see via his private journal that is packed full of hidden information that can only be revealed via the AR app.
Back in January we reviewed the brilliant Norwegian anthology Outre Press. The stand out title in their second instalment was Brett Uren’s Torso Bear which was a crime noir featuring teddy bears and kids toys in the lead roles. We described is as ‘Like Raymond Chandler meets Teddy Ruxpin with a generous dose of Robert Crumb” and […]
“We knew the character design was finished when it looked like something Jason would have worn on a t-shirt.” how Doug Cohen created a digital comic legacy with Jason Coffee’s Warhawks on ComiXology
There’s a huge number of reasons why people creates comics: artistic expression; a lifelong passion; the desire for fame and adoration; or just good old fashioned cash! However for Doug Cohen and the team behind new ComiXology Submit series Jason Coffee’s Warhawks, their motivations were much more altruistic as they launched the title in memory […]
“There’s a lot of things I want, but none worth getting chased by hellhounds!” The Bargain’s Kara Barrett discusses digital comics and deals with the devil
20 years ago Jackson Connolly signed away his soul. With 3 days left to break the bargain, will he succeed or face the hellhounds? This is the simple but intriguing premise for Kara Barrett’s The Bargain, a Kickstarter funded digital comic set in the depths of 1950s Louisiana. As New Years Eve approaches and Connolly […]
“Print and digital aren’t at war, they support one another” Afterlife Inc creator Jon Lock on ‘why I love digital comics’
The latest in our ‘why I love digital comics’ series sees indie comic creator and Afterlife Inc. writer Jon Lock wax lyrical about the joys of digital.