Category Archives: Digital

Digital Runaround – Marvel SXSW, Dark Horse Free Eve Online, Top Shelf DRM-Free, Fantagraphics On Sequential

Bleeding Cool has been running the news that Marvel is planning to consolidate all its digital app into one easy to handle app. Could SXSW in Austin be the place to do it? Expect better planning than the 300 free …

Injustice Gods Among Us – Not Quite So Digital First?

Injustice Gods Among Us was the comic book that shouldn’t have succeeded the way it did. A spinoff of a computer game it ignited on release, both digitally and in print, and was the real surprise success of the last …

Amazing Spider-Man: Who Am I, In Print, For Free

So, Superior Spider-Man is coming to an end. It will be replaced by Amazing Spider-Man on the schedules, but there will also be a digital comic, called Who Am I to fill in the gaps.

This Is What A French Digital Comic Reader Looks Like

ComiXology are at Angouleme, and are surveying people passing by the booth… and these are the results so far. And they have Jeremy Nguyen writing and drawing an Angouleme diary on the go…

Miracleman – Goodbye To Nipples, But Sideboob Is A-Okay

I remember looking at earlier printed of Marvelman – Warrior, Eclipse, English collection, French collection, and realised I was able to judge how well a version has been reproduced very quickly by whether you could see the edge of Liz …

Faeries Are Just Really Racist Aren’t They?

Welcome back to Disenchanted, Si Spurrier and German Erramouspe‘s grown-up fairytale comics, a free webcomic from Bleeding Cool’s publisher Avatar. The new issue just went up. The first collection is out in print later this year, but is all still …

Purple Prose – Dan Schkade And JD Faith’s San Hannibal Goes To Print In April

In this neo noir mystery, small-time private investigator, Ira Avery, searchs for the missing photojournalist, Savannah Loy. The seeminly simple case soon reveals itself to be much bigger than Avery had expected and he finds himself risking like, limb, and …

DCBS Takes On MailOrderComics.Com’s Commitments

Earlier today, Bleeding Cool ran a story about many complaints from customers of MailOrderComics.com and their fears that their orders, often hundreds of dollars each, we’re not going to be fulfilled and that the company was going out of business. …

Who Reads Comics On ComiXology The World Over?

Bleeding Cool has long been interested in how ComiXology sells comics around the world, with our ComiXology All Over The World columns. But now we get to see it in graphical detail. China and India are stronger than I might …

Liz Moran’s Knickers Doomed Miracleman Free Digital Edition

So, yes, there are two digital versions of Miracleman #1 from Marvel on ComiXology. A Mass Market version and a Parental Advisory version. The first is for a 17 + audience for “for strong language and content” as if strong …

IDW To Publish Angry Birds Comics

In June, IDW will be publishing Angry Birds comics, based on the games and, also, toy lines, animated series and upcoming film. The world of Angry Birds has already expanded beyond its initial gameplay, with popular characters such as Red, …

Google Granted Patent For Social Media Comics

On the last day of 2013, Google was granted a patent for “Self-creation of comic strips in social networks and other communications”, which means; Communications to be shared on social networks and other electronic modes of communication are presented in …

Bargain Of The Day: 2000AD’s Trifecta On Kindle For $2.10/£1.29

It was 2000AD’s event of last year, from three separate creative teams that no one realised was an event until it was too late. Trifecta, three stories, three conceptual concepts, one conclusion. It was epic. By Al Ewing, Simon Spurrier, …

Watchmen Deluxe On Kindle, 448 Pages For Five Bucks

This may be the Kindle deal that digital refuseniks may find hard to argue with. The Watchmen Deluxe edition by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, 448 pages of it, for $4.99. Bargain.

David Lapham’s Stray Bullets Returns, From Image Comics In March, First Four Issues Free Digitally Now

We told you the three Image Comics listings were classified. Then we told you they were David Lapham‘s Stray Bullets. Now we have the evidence.   A new Stray Bullets series. A concluding issue of the old series. And a …

Do Marvel Trademarks Indicate Rocket Raccoon, Alpha Flight, Black Panther, Ant Man And Strikeforce Morituri Digital Comics On The Way?

It’s always fun to follow an official trademark application. It can show the intent of a publisher, but also how much they care about the trademark being applied for. It costs money, so it’s often not done willy nilly, often …

Marvel To Start Hiring Front End Developers For New Digital Solutions

Bleeding Cool has previously reported on Marvel’s upcoming plans to combine all their digital services, Marvel Unlimited subscription, Marvel AR content, digital comic sales, into one app/website and in practice reduce their reliance on third party support, such as ComiXology, …

ComiXology All Over The World – The Walking Dead Remains Indomitable…

Tim Carson writes: According to ComiXology sales last week taken from iOS in-app purchase charts, The Walking Dead continued its reign of supremacy across the charts worldwide for a third week in a row, conquering all of North America, including …