Category Archives: Digital

ComiXology Causes Mass Panic Over US/UK Prices. Until It Was All Fixed.

British ComiXology customers using websites to access the digital comics service were treated to following message this morning. Telling us British folk that, On comixology.co.uk you’ll find our growing collection of bandes dessinées, manga, and tons of your favorite U.S. …

Could You Have Your Comics Delivered Wednesday By Amazon Drone? ComiXology Talks At WonderCon – Or Rather Doesn’t

We will have a full blown panel report from Michele Brittany later. But there was one thing very clear at the Wondercon ComiXology panel. No one was saying anything. ComiXology boss David Steinberger said that since the sale to Amazon was still …

Up To 76% Off Warlord Of Mars And Dejah Thoris Digital Comics Today…

Ah, Dejah Thoris. As Alex de Campi will say in an interview scheduled later today, as a result of Dynamite’s covers, we know her better than her gynaecologist. Anyway, for the next three days, Dynamite are running a ComiXology sale …

TOLDJA: Amazon Buys ComiXology

We ran this story three weeks ago, back in March. Now, three weeks later, ComiXology has confirmed it publicly. SEATTLE—April 10, 2014—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon.com today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire comiXology, the company that revolutionized the digital …

Jeff Smith’s Tuki: Save The Humans, For Free Right Now

  After a webpage launch last year that Jeff Smith compares to that of Obamacare, Boneville.com has relaunched, with the full first season of Tuki: Save The Humans caveman webcomic available free. And even the Bones are happy about it. …

Is ComiXology For Sale? Could Amazon Be The Buyer?

Bleeding Cool has been hearing rumours from senior comic book industry figures, who expect a sale to go through for digital comic distributor ComiXology in three to six weeks. ComiXology has an effective monopoly on the digital sale of many …

Free Mask And Free Digital Graphic Novel With Your Iron Man Comic Today

I have to say, it’s a pretty good deal. The Iron Man out today, #23.NOW kicks off a new story that may well revive The Mandarin (as seen in Iron Man 3 and recently released on DVD) and Malekith (as …

Holding The Line At $2.99 On Justice League, Action, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Aquaman, Justice League Dark, Shazam And Green Arrow Vol 1 On Kindle

Today’s Kindle Deal of the Day from Amazon.com for US Kindle owners is eight DC New 52 first volumes titles for $2.99 each. Which works out at about 50 cents an issue. So that’s volume 1 of Justice League, Action …

ShiftyLook Closes – But Udon To Keep Their Comics Going If They Can

Tekno. Virgin. Radical. Now ShiftyLook can join the band of people with plenty of money trying to take a punt in the comics industry – until they suddenly can’t anymore. Namco/Bandai’s funded webcomics in an attempt to revive faded video …

Marvel To Launch Ultimate Spider-Man All Ages Infinite Comic Series

Marvel Universe Ultimate Spider-Man – as well as being an animated TV show, and a print comic, will also launch in Marvel’s Infinity line, a series of digital comics in the decampi style, with layered panels over panels. Oh and …

The Look And Sound Of Marvel’s New Audio Adaptive Digital Comics

This morning, we ran the story that Bleeding Cool first reported on in November, on Marvel moving digital services together into one App, and after being reported by CNET this morning, Marvel has just announced the news on the panel …

Marvel To Integrate Digital Services Into Marvel Unlimited App

This is a story that Bleeding Cool first reported on in November, the move to integrate Marvel’s digital services into one central App… And its news that CNET has just announced, ahead of of today’s announcements at SXSW. We knew …

More Free ComiXology Comics – And A Hundred For Ten Bucks

Some have now expired, but there are new ones and more to pick up on the way. And to be redeemed right here, as long as you’ve reset your password. As well as the list from yesterday SXFABLES – DC’s …

The New Features Of The Marvel AR App – With Video From SXSW!

Regular readers at Bleeding Cool know that we enjoy the Marvel AR App, often filming it direct and shoving it on YouTube. Indeed Marvel execs have let it be known that they enjoy our coverage of the Marvel AR App …

37 Free Comics From ComiXology, Including Locke & Key, My Little Pony, Transformers, Ninjago, Batman ’66 And Turok #1… So Far (Adventure Time Update)

UPDATED: To reflect expired free comic books. Today is the day I sign my children up to ComiXology. Because until midnight CST tonight there are the first four issues of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic by Katie Cook and …

ComiXology Still In Trouble… So Be Patient

Last year during SXSW, ComiXology came unstuck when a few hundred thousand people tried to download 700 free Marvel comics all at once and the system crashed. This year they went for something more manageable. All was looking good. Until… …

ComiXology Hacked, Sends Out E-Mail Warnings Requiring Password Changes

On the eve of their prominent appearance at SXSW, popular digital comics distributor and publisher, ComiXology, has sent out a number of e-mails regarding loss of information after a hacking incident. The following letter went out to readers, Dear Comics …

A Month Of Marvel Unlimited For 99 Cents At SXSW – Where Is This Leading?

Last year, at SXSW, Marvel gave away 700 free digital comics. And the entire ComiXology system crashed. This time, they are risking their own servers instead. At this year’s SXSW, Marvel will be giving access to their Marvel Unlimited App …