Tag Archives: digital

Dynamite Launches Its DRM-Free Digital Comic Program

Dynamite Entertainment is debuting its digital comic program featuring DRM-free comics. Launching initially with comics available in PDF file format, the initiative makes a selection of its most popular and celebrated titles ready for download today directly by consumers. The …

The Coming Digital Inflection Point

Project: The Economics of Digital Comics Creators Involved: Todd AllenCampaign End Date: 7/18/14. Publishing Date: September 2014. Ye Olde Elevatore Pitche: Exploring how digital comics make money and where they fit in the overall comics market.   Todd Allen writes, I don’t …

It’s 2014. Who Do You Want To Distribute Your Digital Comics?

Amazon’s policies have certainly been newsworthy of late. Whether it’s the clash with Hachette, leading to Hachette distributed books no longer being reordered by Amazon (rescinded for Marvel but still very much in place for Yen Press) or clashing with …

Diamond Comics To Distribute Digital Comics With Trajectory, Inc

In a press release, Diamond Comic Distribution and digital publisher Trajectory Inc have announced agreement to publish comics distributed by Diamond as digital comics, internationally. Diamond recently announced an end to their own Diamond Digital line, and this looks like …

Marvel Stop Publishing Mass Market Miracleman Digital Editions

Reading this scene in this week’s Miracleman #5, sealed inside a bag as we warned you about, I wondered how it was going to have to be neutered for the digital mass market version. Marvel have sold two versions, of …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

You Still Have Those Pastel Suits? Miami Vice Goes Digital

Lion Forge Comics is kicking off its new digital comic series based on the hit 80′s television phenomenon Miami Vice. If you are too young to remember the series that featured Sonny Crockett and Ricardo “Rico” Tubbs as a pair …

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 …

Dan Abnett To Write New Infinite Crisis Comic Launching Digitally From DC In May

As Shack News talks about the announcement from DC Comics that the Infinite Crisis MMORPG game will go to open beta from March 14th, they have an aside for all us comic folk as well. Because, with the undoubted success …

Top Shelf To Offer DRM-Free Graphic Novels

In an email sent out by Chris Staros, Top Shelf Productions is going to be offering up a line of graphic novels DRM-Free on their website. If you are not familiar with the term DRM-Free, it means you can buy …