Tag Archives: comixology

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. …

Wondercon Full Report: What Was Said (Or Not) At ComiXology’s Ask Me Anything Panel

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent In the wake of Amazon’s announcement to acquire comiXology, at Friday afternoon’s Wondercon Anaheim panel “Comixology, Ask Me Anything,” VP of Communications & Marketing for ComiXology Chip Mosher and Co-founder of …

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 …

ComiXology All Over The World – Superior Spider-Man Swings To Victory, And The Invisibles Takes China

Timothy Carson writes: With the upcoming release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2, it’s no surprise that Peter Parker’s comic variation is flying off the shelves. Superior Spider-Man even managed to knock The Walking Dead down a few pegs, for according …

How Amazon Buying ComiXology Could Be A New Revenue Stream For Comic Stores

Last week, we heard from retailer Dennis L Barger prophesising doom and gloom over Amazon buying ComiXology (as well as all those print pull list customer details that ComiXology has been harvesting all these years.) But not everyone is so …

Saturday Runaround – The Longest Comic And The Naughtiest Dog

AIRBOY’S FRED KIDA DIES, 93 Fred Kida, an active comic artist for almost 50 years , has died at the age of 93. Mark Evanier writes, Another worthy contender for the title of Oldest Comic Book Artist was Fred Kida, who …

ComiXology All Over The World – The Walking Dead In Bloom, And Injustice And Batman Exchange Blows

Timothy Carson writes: It is springtime everyone, and that means a revival of the once cold and dead – The Walking Dead, to be exact. For, according to ComiXology sales last week taken from iOS in-app purchase charts, The Walking …

So Amazon Bought ComiXology. What Now?

Bleeding Cool first reported on high level rumours that Amazon was to buy ComiXology in three to six weeks time, three weeks ago (thanks to the New York Business Journal for noting that one). It was fuelled by other rumours …

ComiXology – It’s All About Sharing?

  Business Insider’s Gus Lubin has talked about  buying comics on ComiXology. He says, I used to go to Forbidden Planet in Manhattan every Wednesday to browse new comics. But since my recent discovery of Comics by comiXology, the company that Amazon just bought for …

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 …

ComiXology All Over The World – The Walking Dead Is Greedy, Japan, Mexico, And Russia Are Thirsty, And Batman Takes China

Timothy Carson writes: It’s one hell of a week for Aquaman; Japan, Mexico, and Russia are submerged in Senior Undertow himself, drowning the majority of their charts in his oceanic goodness. (Mmm, salty.) Aquaman reached as high as number one …

Celebrate International Children’s Book Day With The Only Living Boy

Today, April 2nd, is International Children’s Book Day (ICBD), celebrated on the birthday of Hans Christian Andersen, running since 1967 to ” inspire a love of reading and to call attention to children’s books.” The Only Living Boy, written by …

ComiXology All Over The World – The Walking Dead Prevails, Injustice: Year Two Rallies, and Peter Parker Takes Japan

Timothy Carson writes: I am running out of ways to excitedly proclaim that The Walking Dead has reached the summit of charts worldwide. So go buy something else, people. I’m kidding! Anyways, according to ComiXology sales last week taken from …

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 …

This Is What A Peter Kennard Comic Looks Like, In Progress

Artist Peter Kennard (currently the subject of an exhibition at Tate Liverpool) is working on a followup to his comic book @earth. And this is what a page looks like, mid progress, hung to his studio wall. Dave McKean, it’s …

Titan Brings Psycho Gran To Digital Collection on ComiXology Today

Titan Comics announces exclusively on Bleeding Cool today that they have released an all-new 28-page digital collection of Psycho Gran by David Leach, available only on the digital platform ComiXology. Psycho Gran tells the “surrealist slap-stick story of a five-foot …

ComiXology All Over The World – Ms. Marvel Soars To New Heights, The Walking Dead Remains, And My Little Pony Teturns in China…

By Timothy Carson It seems The Walking Dead lost some steam this week, for the latest issue of Ms. Marvel blasts its way to number one in some pretty competitive markets across Europe, notably the United Kingdom and Sweden. The …