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DC launches new website and will host Digital Comics

DC has just launched a new website which you can access at DC.com and its old DCCOMICS website will no longer be available. It will feature “weekly drops of new video content, in-depth editorial dives, fan talk, digital experiences, and more. Users can configure profiles to apply to all DC properties, including the DC Universe […]

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The Best ComiXology Alternatives for Reading Digital Comics

Amazon’s treatment of the ComiXology app hasn’t been to the liking of most hardcore comic book fans. None approved all of Amazon’s changes to the old ComiXology app, which includes merging it with the Kindle app so that all comic book titles must now be purchased and read from the Kindle app itself. This not […]

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Valiant Entertainment brings its digital comics to GlobalComix

Valiant Entertainment is bringing its comic book library to a new digital platform by joining GlobalComix, a relatively new digital comics platform that features content from a variety of publishers and creators. According to GlobalComix, since early 2022, the platform has added “more than 12.5,000 books published, with more than 110 publishers and more than […]

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Webtoon Payments to Digital Comic Creators Surpass $27 Million

New financial information from Webtoon, the digital comics platform and home of the hit Lore series Olympus and Hellbound, reveals monetary success. For digital comics creators, Webtoons bears fruit as new financial figures have been revealed. The webcomic platform announced that payouts to its creators topped the $27 million mark. Digital comics are growing in […]

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Digital comics platform GlobalComix reports increase in readership and signups

As Comixology is gradually absorbed into “Kindle Unlimited”, many have wondered if another digital comics service will emerge to offer the kind of services designed for comics that the site and app Comixology standalones once offered. Well, it’s an uphill battle, but here’s some PR from GlobalComixwho has for a while, and is still there […]

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Rakuten: Partners with Toon Cracker and Enters Vertical Scrolling Color Digital Comics Business

– Partnership includes joint planning and production of original works, domestic and global distribution, and overseas sourcing and localization of works Tokyo, June 14, 2022 – Rakuten Group, Inc. today announced that it has partnered with Toon Cracker Co., Ltd. and will enter the vertical-scrolling color digital comics business for smartphones. With this agreement, Rakuten […]

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Epic digital comic backtracks including Fortnite Marvel Crossover

Epic Games is backtracking on a previous statement it made in a blog post about how to get a Fortnite cosmetic item. Ultimately, to get the special Fortnite skin for the Fortnite X Marvel: Zero War event, you’ll need to purchase the physical printed copy of the first edition. It will not be available through […]

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Bluestockings Digital Comics Fest features events, digital comic sales

| Bluestockings Cooperative, New York’s progressive, worker-owned community space and independent bookstore, is hosting an online comic book this week with more than 200 independent comics for sale as digital downloads. Bluestockings Digital Comics Fest, key art, Bluestockings Cooperative Bluestockings Digital Comics Fest is a week-long event that uses the bookstore’s website as a platform […]

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Eve Online Digital Comics will be available in hardcover in November

| Dark Horse Comics has announced plans to publish a hardcover collection of Eve Online: Capsuleer Chronicles, bringing together four digital comics based on the popular online video game. Digital comics are written by Sam Magg and Melissa Grey, with the art of Kieran McKeown, Dexter Vines, and Sebastian Cheng. The Collected Edition will hit […]

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Marvel Releases ‘Who Is’ Scarlet Witch & America Chavez Digital Comics

| We had What If, now we have Who Is, a new digital Infinity vertical comic for Marvel’s Marvel Unlimited streaming comics service. With introductions to comic book stories from Wanda Maximoff, The Scarlet Witch (in its current form at least) as well as America Chavez, long before the Doctor Strange movie Into the Multiverse […]

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Moon Knight QR Codes Easter Eggs Offer Free Digital Comics

Games, movies, and TV series have a tradition of hiding Easter eggs in their product. Mainly because fans love them, since they reward those with a keen eye with a connection to its lore, an immersion in history, and an aha moment of recognition. moon knight on Disney+on the multi-faceted Marvel superhero played by Oscar […]

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Onyx Boox launches the new digital comics application Bilibili

Onyx Boox has developed and tested a new digital comic app for its full range of devices through a partnership with bilibili. This version of the app was developed specifically for digital reading devices. In order to adapt to the refresh features of e-ink screens, Bilibili has simplified the user interface of the application, keeping […]

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WEBTOON and DC Unveil New Slate of Digital Comics Set in the DC Universe

WEBTOON and CC today revealed a new slate of digital comics. Part of a previously announced creative partnership, the new slate of digital comics will be available exclusively on WEBTOON, introducing a new audience of comic book fans to the DC Universe and iconic DC characters. New original series will launch throughout 2022, starting with […]

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Global Digital Comics Platform Market Demand and Business Outlook 2022

One of MarketsandResearch.biz recent studies, named Global Digital Comics Platform Market from 2022 to 2028 provides a comprehensive industry overview, including product descriptions, market segmentation based on a variety of characteristics, and the current vendor landscape. It provides quantitative market research using data from annual reports, product literature, industry announcements, and other sources. In order […]

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Sora App’s New Digital Comic Book Sets Save Schools Time and Money

CLEVELAND – March 14, 2022 – In response to educators’ need for more digital content to engage students, OverDrive Training propose now popular digital comics to schools around the world via the Sora Student Reading App. Schools can purchase age-appropriate, cost-effective bundles totaling over 1,500 digital comics. These titles include concurrent use rights so that […]

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Digital Comics Including Webtoon and Smartoon See Strong Growth in 2021

The publishing market in Japan grew by 3.6% in 2021, revealed the Association of Book and Magazine Publishers and Publishers of Japan (AJPEA), which estimated that the entire segment was worth 1, 6742 trillion yen, or about 14.70 billion US dollars, AnimeNewsNetwork reported. This is three consecutive years of growth for the publishing industry as […]

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Eternals: 500 Years War Digital Comics at Marvel Unlimited, Webtoon

Marvel Entertainment is launching the ‘Eternals: The 500-Year War’ digital comic book series with all-new stories featuring Earth’s oldest defenders, timed to sync with Thursday’s streaming release of the Marvel Studios movie. Eternals” on Disney Plus. The seven-issue comic book series debuts January 12 on Marvel Unlimited, the newly revised digital subscription service starting at […]

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Researchers at IIT Jodhpur Develop Software to Convert Digital Comics to Video

Digital Humanities (DH) researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology in Jodhpur (IITJ) are developing software to convert digital comics into videos – Comic-to-Video Network (C2VNet). The C2VNet evolves panel by panel into a comic book and ultimately produces a full video (with audio) of a digitized storybook. In addition to the software, researchers at […]

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Kidscreen » Archive » Pinkfong dives into digital comics

Pinkfong is preparing new digital series and comics, while its parent company SmartStudy unveils a new brand identity. The South Korean producer behind the popular Baby Shark videos has two new digital series in development: a 3D animated show about the daily lives of babies and their parents, and a 2D animated toon centered around […]

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Researchers at IIT Jodhpur Create Framework for Creating Digital Comic to Video Conversion Software (C2VNet)

Digital humanities researchers (DH) at the Indian Institute of Technology in Jodhpur are developing a framework for creating software – Comic-to-Video Network (C2VNet) to convert born comics to digital or digitized to video. The increasing digitization has increased the need to digitize the cultural heritage of our country. This framework revolves around the creation of […]

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Researchers at IIT-Jodhpur Develop Software Framework to Convert Digital Comics to Video

IIT Jodhpur Image credit: iitj.ac.in New Delhi: Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Jodhpur) are developing a software framework, Comic-to-Video Network (C2VNet) to convert digitized comics into video. Digital Humanities researchers contribute a set of methodologies rather than different approaches, which emphasize the preservation, reconstruction, transmission and interpretation of human records in historical and […]

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Researchers at IIT Jodhpur Develop Software Framework to Convert Digital Comics to Video

IIT Jodhpur’s C2VNet software framework is more advanced than existing models, providing more precision. IIT Jodhpur develops software framework to convert digital comics to video as well as audio from comics NEW DELHI: Digital Humanities (DH) researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Jodhpur have developed a framework for creating software, Comic-to-Video Network […]

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Classic Chuck Dixon Story Added to Arktoons as Digital Comics Platform Hits 4 Million Views

Digital comics website, Arktoons, has added a classic Chuck Dixon story to its library as the site celebrates 4 million page views since its launch in April. Source: The Failed The classic Chuck Dixon story added to the platform is The stranded which features works by Argentinian artist Enrique Villagran. The series was originally published […]

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Arktoons adds classic Bible tales to its growing collection of digital comics

Arkhaven Comics Founder and Editor-in-Chief Vox Day has announced that the digital platform, Arktoons, has added a brand new series to its growing collection of digital comics, Classic Bible Tales. Day made the announcement on Gab. He said, “Arkhaven has added classic biblical tales to Arktoons.” “It’s not something you’re going to see DC or […]

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Prioritize digital comics in the NFT industry through the BTC peer Stardust journey

Prioritize digital comics in the NFT industry through the Stardust journey Unlike most emerging trends in the crypto space, non-fungible tokens [NFTs] have seen an unprecedented increase in interest, in part due to recent collaborations, projects and celebrity entries into the space. With over $ 10.7 billion worth of NFT collections sold in the third […]

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Best digital comics app for kids

The Avengers had their Endgame. The Flash, Arrow, and DC Super Hero Girls have completed their current seasons. Do not be afraid, true believer! Comics and graphic novels transport your children’s favorite heroes on new adventures! Unfortunately, not all of them are suitable for young readers. But we have found the best digital kids cartoon […]

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Marvel takes biggest leap forward in digital comics, with 27 exclusive new series

For years, Marvel Unlimited has been a place for comic book readers to devour thousands of stories from the history of the Marvel Universe. Now the app is getting a few upgrades – led by the biggest digital exclusive comic Marvel ever made. The publisher announced Thursday morning that the Marvel Unlimited app – where […]

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Kakao and Naver fiercely fight for Thailand’s first digital comic market

[Source: Kakao Entertainment] A horse race between Korean platform rivals Kakao Corp. and Naver Corp. intensifies as the two compete for leadership in digital comics in Asia and the United States. According to app data provider AppAnnie on Tuesday, Kakao Webtoon, the digital comics platform run by Kakao Entertainment, and Line Webtoon, the global version […]

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Kakao and Naver are fiercely fighting to dominate Thailand’s digital comics market

[Source: Kakao Entertainment] A horse race between Korean platform rivals Kakao Corp. and Naver Corp. intensifies as the two compete for leadership in the digital comic space in Asia and the United States. According to app data provider AppAnnie on Tuesday, Kakao Webtoon, the digital comics platform run by Kakao Entertainment, and Line Webtoon, the […]

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Veve reveals Marvel’s digital comics

From Spider-Man to Marvel Mighty’s, Veve and Marvel present another collectible set of NFTs featuring some of Marvel’s most historic comic book issues. While celebrating Marvel Month, Veve unveiled the first three limited-edition Marvel Comics on their platform, which includes Marvel comic number one (1939), Journey into the mystery number 85 (1962), and The Fantastic […]

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DC goes to bed with Webtoon for digital comics

| DC Comics has struck a deal with South Korean online publisher Webtoon, for a new deal with DC Comics characters appearing in the Webtoon comics. According to Variety, who got the exclusive PR, DC and Webtoon will collaborate on standalone webcomics that “will appeal to any fan, without needing to know or read previous […]

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Chinese digital comics platform, Kuaikan plans international expansion

Kuaikan, China’s online comic platform, plans to go too far and expand into more international markets around the world. The company said it plans to invest one billion yuan (approximately US $ 156.3 million) over a three-year period, which will be used to support comic book authors and improve the distribution of these comics. in […]

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Comic Tags Partners With Scout Comics To Make Digital Comics Collectible

We live in a world of digital entertainment. Movies, music, video games and more are not only widely available for digital download or on streaming platforms, but they are also the preferred method of consumption, making entertainment worlds accessible with just a few clicks or swipes. When it comes to comics, however, the digital revolution […]

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Black Sands Publishing launches the Digital Comics app

Black Sands Entertainment, an African American-owned publisher and media company focused on content for African American consumers, launched the Black Sands Publishing app, a digital comic book platform, over the week -end of May 1st. The BSP comic book app was built on the business model, gaming features, and vertical scrolling display of app-based digital […]

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Digital comic book startup Madefire closes its doors – TechCrunch

RIP Madefire, a startup that recruited top artists to reinvent comics for new formats and platforms. An announcement on Madefire’s website says the company entered into a “creditor benefits assignment” (explained as “state-level insolvency proceedings similar to bankruptcy”) earlier this month, which was then reported this morning in The Beat. As a result, no new […]

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Madefire Shuts Down, Leaving Multiple Digital Comics Apps in Limbo

Madefire, a digital comics platform that launched to much fanfare in 2011, is quietly shutting down, leaving many buys and apps powered by its technology in limbo. The company was founded by Ben Wolstenholme, Liam Sharp and Eugene Walden. Sharp left for things like Green Lantern, but Wolstenholme stayed until the end. According to a […]

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Everything you need to know about digital comics

Comics. If you are of a certain age, you might remember their ubiquity, as they were sold in supermarkets, bodegas and newsstands. If you’re a little younger you might remember comics like those periodicals that exist in dedicated stores or as paperbacks in Barnes & Noble. Sadly, neither comic book stores nor Barnes & Noble […]

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Hyper Scape Digital Comics To Get Physical Dark Horse Release

Dark Horse Books has announced the publication of a commercial paperback of the Hyper-Scape digital comics on January 18, 2022. All six two-part digital comics are currently available through Dark Horse’s digital comic platforms as well as on Hyper-Scapethe official site of. The comics are written by Christofer Emgård with illustrations by Gabriel Guzman and […]

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An introduction to digital comics for new readers

| Tapas Media has a huge selection of online comics that can be read on their website through their iOS and Android apps. For a new reader, this can be quite overwhelming. Do not be afraid ! Clean tapas Kim estlund offered an introduction to new readers to discover their most popular series: Tapas Media […]

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Digital comics: the new Internet revolution? | new university

Associate Professor of Communications and Media at the University of Wollongong, Australia, Brian Yecies has joined a discussion with UCI libraries on the growing webcomic industry on March 9. Digital comics, also known as webtoons, originated in South Korea and are now available worldwide for people to read. This event aimed to showcase a new […]

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Marvel, DC, and Comixology: A Guide to Digital Comics

WandaVisionThe first season of is about to end, but Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Black Widow, Loki, Justice League, Suicide Squad, The batman, GCPD, and Peacemaker are just around the corner – and that doesn’t take into account other series outside of the main Marvel and DC universes like MODOK, Titans, Where Harley quinn. There […]

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Digital Comics Reader 4 All by iVerse Media

Welcome to Digital Comics Reader Summary of features– All new design– uView improved reading experience– Enhanced refined search with popular and saved search options– Support for importing digital files (ePub, PDF, CBR, CBZ)– Creation and editing of uView for imported files– Parental controls integrated into the application ALL NEW DESIGN – The app features a […]

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Tapas sees big payouts for digital comics

Digital comics delivered through mobile devices are starting to make significant creative and commercial strides. Last year, Webtoon, owned by Korean tech giant Line, saw dramatic growth in user numbers and revenue, thanks to large investments to attract new customers. It was no coincidence: Tapas, a small American mobile comic book startup, also announced impressive […]

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DC Universe Infinite digital comic service launches this week

DC’s subscription-based digital comic service DC Universe Infinite will launch on Thursday, January 21, and DC has revealed many details, including an extensive comic book library from DCU, Vertigo, Black Label and Milestone Media libraries. The service was announced in September to replace the DC Universe streaming platform, which is shutting down as its shows […]

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Closure of DC Comics

| ComiXology and DC Comics have informed their digital comic book customers that the DC Digital Comics store on ReadDC.com, operated by comiXology, will close on January 14, 2021. The service is still accessible through the DC Digital Comics app on iOS or Google. Play, but no longer via the DC website. Readers will be […]

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What is Comixology? Everything you need to know about Amazon’s digital comics platform

ComiXology is a leading digital distributor of Amazon-owned comics, graphic novels, and manga. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP via Getty Images ComiXology is a cloud-based digital comics distributor featuring over 75,000 comics from major publishers like DC, Marvel, Image, BOOM, IDW, and more. ComiXology offers a two-tier subscription model, including a free option and an unlimited tier costing […]

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What is ComiXology? Amazon’s digital comics platform, explained

ComiXology is a cloud-based digital comic book distributor featuring over 75,000 comics from major publishers such as DC, Marvel, Image, BOOM, IDW, and more. ComiXology offers a two-tier subscription model, including a free option and an unlimited tier at $ 5.99 per month after a 60-day trial. You can read comics through ComiXology on multiple […]

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Digital comics store ReadDC.com closes next month

ComiXology has just announced that the digital comics store powered by comiXology at ReadDC.com will close on January 14, 2021. All digital comics purchased from the store will still be playable through the comiXology site and on the DC Comics app for phones and tablets. However, you will only be able to read the comics […]

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Free BOGO Digital Comics: Avengers, Star Wars, more

ComiXology closes the week with a purchase, a, a free sale on select Marvel digital graphic novels. Everything here will become a permanent part of your library, with a collection of readings from the Avengers universe as well as Star Wars titles and more. You can dive into the whole listing here to shop on […]

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GlobalComix Launches Digital Comics Subscription and SuperFan Program

Just in time to deliver holiday gifts, GlobalComix is ​​launching a digital comic book subscription, GlobalComix Gold, and a SuperFan program to delight fans of indie comics, graphic novels and manga. With GlobalComix Gold, subscribers have unlimited access to all the comics, graphic novels, and manga they can consume for $ 7.99 per month while […]

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Bibliotheca Cloud Library receives tons of digital comics

The biblieca cloud-based library system is very popular and they just announced a partnership with LibraryPass which provides unlimited and simultaneous access to ComicPlus’ entire catalog of over 20,000 digital comics, graphic novels and manga. The two-pronged agreement includes a distribution agreement that makes ComicsPlus immediately available to library customers through the stand-alone LibraryPass app, […]

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Amazon offers a free collection of digital comics when you buy Star Trek DVDs and Blu-rays – TrekMovie.com

| November 1, 2020 | By: The TrekMovie.com Team 1 comments so far CBS, Paramount, Amazon, and IDW Publishing are teaming up for a month-long Star Trek promotion starting today. For the month of November, fans will receive three free digital Star Trek comics from IDW Publishing via Amazon’s comiXology when they spend $ 25 […]

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Marvel’s digital comics subscription just got better

As the digital comic market has become an increasingly important part of how we read all of our favorite books, publishers have strived to make accessing the latest print versions through digital subscriptions easier than ever. never. But Marvel, already a staunch supporter with its Unlimited submarine, made it even better. Unlimited has always been […]

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Marvel shortens window between print and digital comics – The Hollywood Reporter

Marvel Entertainment has announced that it is cutting the wait time in half for fans who choose to read releases on its Marvel Unlimited digital subscription, with titles now appearing on the service just three months after the print release. The change takes effect immediately. Marvel Unlimited was launched in 2007 and offers access to […]

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Batman, Spider-Man and Neil Gaiman Cheap Digital Comics

It’s time to take another look at the digital comics that Comixology has for sale right now. What are good reads and what are good buys? We’ll mainly be looking at the sales that end on Thursday and what an eclectic set of digital comics this is. (Disclosure: If you purchase something that we are […]

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DC Universe moves to an all-digital comic book platform – Cinelinx

After much speculation, Warner Bros. formalized it. All of the original DC shows will transition to HBO Max as DC Universe transforms into a full comic book service. If you’re wondering what’s going on with DC Universe after the launch of HBO Max, which seems like the best place to stream all original series… you […]

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Tracer speeds up digital comics!

Overwatch: plotter cover Rejoice, Overwatch fans, as Team Overwatch’s fastest character leads his own 5-part series! New to Dark Horse Comics, Tracer stars in its own title, available now digitally at digital.darkhorse.com. Title Overwatch: Tracer – The Call of London, this series follows Tracer and his need to find his place after Petras Act. Dark […]

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Jim Lee Sees ‘Bigger Advantage’ in Digital Comics, DC Reducing Range by Up to 25%

DC editor Jim Lee has opened up about the future of the comic book company following a series of sweeping editorial changes and layoffs in DC’s management and a wave of title cancellations confirmed in the DC solicitations just released in November 2020, stating that the comics are “still the lifeblood of everything we do.” […]

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Vortex247 Presents African Digital Comics

As some African comic book creators begin to attract publishers in North America and Europe, Vortex247, an Africa-centric digital comics platform based in Lagos, Nigeria, is developing the next generation of talent and harnesses the continent’s rapidly expanding digital mobile consumer. based. Indeed, the African continent, with a combined population of 1.2 billion and a […]

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5 free digital comics to spend time with while on lockdown

If there is one thing that the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has left for people is free time to discover new things to read, watch and listen to. But if there is one thing, the Covid-19 blockages do not have given the people, it is the disposable income to spend on these things. For comic book […]

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Free digital comics, advice columns and puzzles at LSJ.com

More comics are coming! More comics are coming! At a time when we could all use a few more laughs, the Lansing State Journal is expanding its online presence of comics, puzzles, and advice columns. Through an updated partnership with our syndication providers, we’re unveiling a new digital lineup – featuring favorite comics such as […]

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Marvel digital comic book store closing in June

The spread of the novel coronavirus may have made digital comics more visible in recent years. The spread of the new coronavirus may have made digital comics more visible in recent weeks, however, it appears Marvel is planning to shut down the Marvel Digital Comics Shop next month. According to Screen Rant report, Marvel plans […]

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Marvel Digital Comics Shop closing: what you need to know

Marvel has announced plans to close its digital comic book store, part of its website where fans can purchase unique digital issues and Marvel comic book collections. The shutdown will take place on June 2, but that won’t be too big of a deal for readers. Marvel’s digital comics aren’t going anywhere, and you’ll still […]

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Marvel closes its digital comic book store

Marvel Comics is closing the Marvel Digital Comics Store starting June 2, although readers will still have access to their books. Marvel Comics announced the closure of its Marvel Digital Comics store at comicstore.marvel.com starting June 2. According to Marvel Customer Support, after the shutdown, readers will still be able to purchase digital Marvel titles […]

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UK Removes 20% VAT on Digital Comic Sales, Will ComiXology Follow?

| Bleeding Cool pointed out earlier this year that a comic-reading political adviser to the British Conservative government who buys loads of stuff from ComiXology, specifically placed in the budget plans to scrap 20% VAT on sales of digital publications. This came the week after Amazon-owned ComiXology decided to stop subsidizing the cost of UK […]

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Create your own digital comics whether you know how to draw or not

Got a story to tell but don’t want to turn it into a traditional book? Try to do it like a digital comic – and ignore anyone who thinks visual storytelling is a lesser art form or staple fodder for Hollywood action movies. The tradition of storytelling through sequential art has a long and noble […]

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“Swamp Thing”, “Sandman” Among New DC Digital Comics Group

Horror comic fans – and all comic book fans, for that matter – can breathe a huge sigh of relief: DC is stepping up to the rescue. With comic book stores closed across the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Diamond Comics distributors not planning to resume operations until the end of May, DC […]

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Archie Comics Prepares To Celebrate 80 Years With Digital Comics

| It’s hard to believe Archie Comics is 80 years old. What started out as a superhero comic book as the edition MLJ, our iconic redhead, only made its first appearance two years after the publisher began life. Archie first served as the backup story for MLJ’s superhero comics, starting with Pep Comics # 22 […]

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All digital comics released this week by mainstream publishers

| All of the major comic book publishers have released digital comic book versions of new titles this week because they are still unable to publish them in print. There are exceptions for Archie’s General Market titles, collections already sold in the Book Market, and original graphic novels such as DC’s Alt-Hero released today. Small […]

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Marvel has no plans to release any new digital comics on April 15

CBR has learned that Marvel will not be releasing any new digital comics this week. CBR has learned that Marvel Comics will not release any new comic book titles digitally on April 15. This follows previous weeks where the publisher refused to release comics digitally, after Diamond Comic Distributors halted shipping of new comics due […]

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Marvel won’t release new digital comics on April 8

CBR has learned that Marvel Comics will not be releasing any new comics digitally for the week of April 8. CBR has learned that Marvel Comics will not be releasing any new comic book titles digitally on April 8. This is the second week in a row that the publisher has refused to publish comics […]

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Marvel is making a bunch of digital comics free for the next month

Spider-Man cover The Amazing Spider-Man #796. (Photo: Alex Ross) As comic book stores around the world shut down due to the novel coronavirus, the entire comic book industry has effectively come to a standstill and it’s unclear if and when things will truly be able to return to ‘normal’. . Lots of new comics are […]

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Marvel Is Making Lots Of Digital Comics Free For Next Month

Spider-Man cover The Amazing Spider-Man #796.Picture: Alex Ross With comic book stores across the country closing their doors due for the novel coronavirusthe the whole comic book industry has effectively come to a standstill and it’s unclear if and when things will truly be able to return to “normal”. Many new comics are on hold, […]

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Marvel Comics Pulls All Digital Comics This Week As Well As Print

| Marvel Comics has just confirmed that in addition to not having any new comic book titles printed in store this week, they will not be distributing any digitally either. Whether through the Marvel app, ComiXology or Kindle, although the wording indicates that they can continue with the digital editions of the collected editions. This […]

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DC Comics Confirms All Digital Comics Are Available Tomorrow

| DC Comics Advertising Director michael bombing announced the new list of DC Comics titles that will be available digitally this Wednesday. As previously reported by Bleeding Cool, they will no longer be releasing the monthly direct market titles slated for April 1, including the highly anticipated Batman # 92. Instead, these titles will be […]

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DC Comics withdraws digital comics starting Wednesday, including Batman # 92

| In previous reports, Bleeding Cool has told you that the situation of the big comic book publishers and their print and digital comic book projects is undetermined. It looks like it’s changing now. Over the weekend, we noted that DC Comics had a full line of digital comics for this Wednesday, including the likes […]

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Digital coronavirus comics will suffer the same fate as print, but should they?

When theaters across the country closed, studios began to figure out which films to postpone and which films to release digitally early. It may not be the best medicine, but it is the only one available. But what about comics? Recently, Diamond Comics distributors halted weekly shipments. Now that comic book companies must postpone printed […]

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DC Explains Weekly Digital Comics Plan Amid Diamond Shutdown

DC Comics says it still plans to release weekly digital issues amid Diamond Comic Distributors’ COVID-19-related shutdown. UPDATE 2: CBR has learned that DC will digitally release a “limited selection” of comic books on Wednesdays, which may include some, but not all, new titles intended for simultaneous release in print and digital formats. With Diamond […]

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Dark Horse won’t release new digital comics next week

| With Diamond shutting down and no comic book shipping to local comic book stores, even the ones that are still open, next week, the world is waiting to see what will happen in the first week without new comics. As the direct market is poised to suffer, one question remains unanswered: what about publishers? […]

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UK government removes VAT on digital comic book sales

| Om Monday, my weekly political cartoon for Guido Fawkes reviewed plans this week for Sunak Rishi, the new Chancellor of the Exchequer of the Conservative government to increase borrowing and public spending, as well as remove tax breaks, thereby increasing the overall tax burden. But he just removed a very significant tax for the […]

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9 comixology tips for mastering digital comics

Amazon-owned, New York-based Comixology burst onto the scene in 2007 with an innovative idea: to bring digital comics to mobile devices. Comixology isn’t the only company making the move, but it has become the most successful, with thousands of American comics, manga, paperbacks, and graphic novels available for purchase. In fact, Comixology even serves as […]

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Comixology celebrates DC through the ages with inexpensive digital comics!

Add these DC classics and collections to your digital library now with these great deals from Comixology! welcome to Daily deals, our ongoing review of the best deals and offers for CBR fans to get the most bang for their buck when it comes to comics, collectibles, electronics, apparel, and anything else we find that […]

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Digital comics only represent 9% in North America

Digital comics are easy to buy, but they have not been accepted by Canadian and American readers. Only 9% of comic book sales are sold through Amazon-owned comiXology and other distribution channels and only generated $ 100 million in 2019. 90% of physical comics are sold in bookstores and stores in comics. ICv2 estimated the […]

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7 Best Ways To Buy And Read Digital Comics Right Now

You should read comics. Now more than ever, comics are the star around which mass media revolve, be it movies, streaming or network television. Knowing Comics Is Catching Every Deep Cut Easter Egg Aquaman and have lots of things to tell your friends about Spider-Ham after Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse. It also means enjoying a […]

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Image Comics will no longer directly sell DRM-free digital comics

| In July 2013, Image Comics made a major industry shift by declaring that it would sell its digital comics DRM-free, allowing people to download them to a variety of devices and read them without having to use an app. owner. A year later, ComiXology began allowing publishers to sell DRM-free comics through their digital […]

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The Hidden Cost of Marvel’s Incredibly Cheap Digital Comic Book Sales

Marvel Comics launched a new digital comic book sale yesterday, one that sees around 300 graphic novels discounted to 99 cents each on Comixology and the Amazon Kindle store. It’s pretty much the best deal fans are likely to find these days. But while the prospect of being able to buy critically acclaimed books like […]

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DC is moving its digital comics library to the Madefire app, including today’s new titles

| Madefire publishes and distributes digital comics with a focus on their Motion Book technology. They just announced a deal with DC Comics for a major expansion of the service, bringing tens of thousands of back catalog DC comics to the platform and agreeing that new and regularly updated titles from DC will appear. . […]

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How digital comics pioneer ComiXology retains its identity within Amazon

Shortly after a startup called ComiXology unveiled its digital comics app, a board member received an email with an Excel file revealing all purchases made on the app. After a day of digital forensics revealed the sender was in his 20s in Seattle, CEO David Steinberger opted for a soft approach. “Hey, can you help […]

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Fans and Retailers React to Marvel’s Dropping of “Buy Physical, Get Digital” Comic Book Offering

| For those who read the Marvel PR, it seems like it wasn’t clear. @RyanHigginsRyan wow. I misread the email from Marvel before seeing this, but BC is right. It’s really bad — Travis Pratt (@Travispratt87) January 6, 2017 But for those who read the Bleeding Cool report, it was very clear indeed. And they […]

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Scribd removes thousands of digital comics from its ecosystem

Scribd no longer offers digital comics on its platform and has removed over a thousand single issues and graphic novels. The company found it economically unfeasible to pay the significant royalties for every comic book read, and decided to simply suspend the service, rather than try to keep it running. The following statement was released […]

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Madefire, a digital comics startup with an eye on virtual reality, raises $6.5 million – TechCrunch

Just in time for New York Comic-Con, Madefire announces that it has raised $6.5 million in Series B funding. Madefire co-founder and CEO Ben Wolstenholme said the funding – led by Santa Monica-based Plus Capital – will help his company establish more connections with the media and entertainment world. It’s not that Madefire (which previously […]

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The best way to read your digital comics

Comic shops, wherever you are. Photo: Stephen R. Clark The days are getting shorter, September is fast approaching and you are still behind on your summer reading. Our free time is suddenly so much more valuable, so tablets are a great way to take a virtual library with us wherever we go. Comics, graphic novels […]

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Good news, digital comic sales aren’t killing physical comics

Digital media has been cannibalizing the sale of physical media for years – books are in decline, magazines and newspapers are dying, as the world goes digital. You would think that comics, where day and date releases are a given, digital issues first run amok and unlimited read subscriptions rise, would be the same thing. […]

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Amazon’s ComiXology aims to revive digital comics market with ‘unlimited’ plan

Titles from some of the most popular comic series and creators are part of the new subscription plan.… [+] Image via Amazon/Comixology. If you enjoy watching comic book-themed TV series like AMC’s The Walking Dead Where Wynonna Earp thanks to subscription video services, there’s now a comparable way to get acquainted with the comics themselves […]

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A guide to Binging Digital Comics

In the age of Netflix, almost anything can be delivered directly to you. The trade-off, of course, is missing out on the beautiful physical artifact of an album, Blu-ray or, in this case, comic book. Still, that shouldn’t put you off if you’ve decided to go down the digital-only comic shopping route, and there’s no […]

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In the age of digital comics, we are all comic book fans

With the Age of Ultron A box office-ripping Marvel movie, it’s easy to forget that the comics weren’t always easy to get to or well-regarded. Modern comics have come a long way. Gone are the days when it was considered an anomaly to see someone reading a comic in the subway, in a park or […]

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Inside the Digital Comic Economy with Todd Allen

Todd Allen has been keeping tabs on digital comics since the mid-19s, first as a graduate student, then as a journalist, and now as the author of a groundbreaking new edition of The digital comic economy. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Allen, who regularly contributes to Weekly editors, has released a fully revised and updated […]

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Digital Comics, Digital Payments

In theory, digital distribution should make the process of selling self-published comics easier. In many ways, he did. Creator KC Green, best known for his comic gun show, recalled the auction of sketchbooks on eBay and original pages on Etsy. At first, he didn’t factor in the cost and effort of shipping physical copies. “I […]

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Alan Moore Leading Digital Comics Toward An Open Source Future | Alan Moore

Aafter reinvent the superherofeuding with the mainstream and turning his back on Hollywood, legendary comic book creator Alan Moore is shaking up the world of digital comics with an open-source toolset and app slated to launch in early 2015. But don’t. don’t ask him about today’s digital offerings he’s trying to improve. “You’re asking the […]

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Comixology eliminates Apple and Google from digital comics bribe

Comixology’s new iPad app is a big gamble, as it removes in-app sales from the most profitable iPad app. Screenshot by Seth Rosenblatt/CNET Digital comics marketplace and reader Comixology updated its comics apps for Android and iOS on Saturday to prevent Apple and Google from taking a percentage in-app purchases. The move goes to Comixology, […]

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Amazon buys digital comics retailer Comixology

Comixology, the leading digital comic book distributor, set up a camera to record fan impressions of its comic book reader app and store at Comic-Con in San Diego in 2012. Seth Rosenblatt/CBS Amazon.com is getting into comics in a big way as the mega-retailer on Thursday announced plans to buy a digital comic book reader […]

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Understanding Lack of Ownership with Digital Comics and eBooks

When you go to buy a comic book or a paperback novel at your local bookstore, there is a clear understanding of ownership. You simply pay for the title, take it home, and it’s up to you to keep it and lend it to friends as you see fit. When it comes to e-books and […]

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Comixology brings French digital comics to the United States and Canada

Continuing to expand its inventory of French-language comics, Comixology, the digital comics platform and marketplace, is launching 700 French comics on the North American market. The French titles are released for the first time in the United States and Canada and are a by-product of the launch of Comixology Europe, the Parisian division of the […]

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7 Superhero Companies That Kick Ass In Digital Comics

Join today’s top leaders online at the Data Summit on March 9. Register here. There are plenty of reasons to be excited about comics as a tech geek, especially if you enjoy reading digital comics over traditional print versions. The digital comics industry has seen steady growth in annual revenue over the past three years […]

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For the first time, you can actually own the digital comics you buy

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — If you’ve ever purchased a digital comic, your experience probably went like this: you opened an app like ComiXology, paid around $1.99 to $3.99 — probably the same price as a number printed — but never downloaded the comic book file to your hard drive. It’s because you don’t really own […]

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DC sells digital comics through Apple, Amazon, Barnes & Noble

In a move that could give the small but growing digital comics business a boost, DC Comics has signed deals to sell comics through online stores owned by Apple, Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Previously, comic book readers could only purchase digital copies of the issues to read on tablets or other digital devices through […]

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With ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’, ComiXology goes beyond digital comics

Join today’s top leaders online at the Data Summit on March 9. Register here. Digital comics start-up ComiXology adds a series of popular children’s books Diary of a Wimpy Kid to its digital store and the release of a Wimpy Kid brand app this week. This decision marks the first time that ComiXology has worked […]