DC Comics Fails Over Kindle App Availability

That’s the tweet sent out at the end of September, assuring people as the news streamed out that DC Comics were getting into bed with Amazon Kindle Fire, that they would be able to access these one hundred digital graphic novels on their Apple iPads, say.

However, when the books went live for downloading yesterday, people with Kindle Apps on iPads and the like, discovered that this wasn’t true. The DC Comics are specifically Kindle device exclusive, as can be seen below.

When asked to explain the discrepency, DC Comics declined to answer.

UPDATE: I’ve been led to understand that this may actually be a technical rather than a legal issue. Different devices do have different fomats to be optimised for and a hundred graphic novels is a lot of content…


Gods of Egypt Director And Studio Apologize For Lack Of Diversity


Force Awakens Retro Poster Images Recall A More Innocent Time


How Matt Pizzolo And Matthew Rosenberg Self-Distributed ‘We Can Never Go Home’ For Local Comic Shop Day


Leonardo DiCaprio Hunts Tom Hardy In Japanese Trailer For The Revenant

The Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List 2015 – 73 To 71

Agent Carter’s Just Getting Started In New Promo

DC Comics To Oppose ‘Supermanny’ Trademark For Kids’ Cerebral Palsy Fundraiser


New Gremlins Film Will Not Be A Reboot


Teenage Gender Neutral Turtles Launches Today


Ridley Scott Confirms Two More Alien Sequels After Alien: Covenant