Comics come under academic scrutiny at the British Library in London this month thanks to the Comics Unmasked exhibition. But does it reveal enough of this diverse and exciting comic scene to get non-comics fans interested?
“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 […]
In every artistic medium there are moments where things change so exponentially that the medium is never the same afterwards. It may not always be apparent at the time, but without it, the world would not be quite the same without it. In the world of digital comics that moment was the publishing of Balak’s About […]
Lizzie Boyle Says: What does 2014 hold for small press comics? Three big trends and one bold prediction!
Emerging from the fog of Christmas and New Year, our intrepid columnist Lizzie Boyle finds herself looking forward to an intriguing year for small press comics.
Lizzie Boyle Says: The challenge for small press creators for 2014 is to lift our comic above what it is now [and] integrate the physical comic into a digital reality!
Our roving reporter, ‘Lizzie Boyle Says’, was at ThoughtBubble recently, indulging her love of small press comics and thinking about the crossover between (printed) small press and the digital world.
Lizzie Boyle Says: The Great Comic Convention Mystery (OR Why No-One Knows What to Buy and No-One Knows How To Sell It To Them)
Following on from last month’s column about ‘why I love digital comics’ we would like to welcome the brilliant Lizzie Boyle to Pipedream Comics as a regular columnist with the first of here series of article ‘Lizzie Boyle Says’. In this first instalment she looks at the secrets to buying and selling small press comics […]
What do you get if you combine Captain Jack Sparrow, Darth Vader and one of Despicable Me’s Minions with a sleepy Wiltshire market town and a sunny Saturday afternoon – why its the Melksham Comic Convention of course! We were there along with over 600 other eager geeks from all across the UK, so here’s our […]
To celebrate their first year we thought we’d do a quick rundown of 10 favourite MonkeyBrain Comics. They’re all available via ComiXology so why not give them a try and let us know what you think on our Facebook page.
According to writer Ben Abernathy, Madefire‘s new series The Heroes Club is packed full of insider jokes and subtle references to the Madefire world, but what (or rather who) on earth could this bully be referring to when confronting Captain Stone? Download the whole of The Heroes Club #1 now via the Madefire app
It’s been a milestone week this week as Image Comics celebrated their 20th anniversary. As a comics fan growing up in the early 1990s, I was a massive fan of all things Image and so it fills me with a great sense of pride and nostalgia to look back on what they meant to the […]