Lion Forge and Madefire Sitting in a Tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G…

Lion Forge is the latest publisher to bring its digital library to Madefire, according to a press release sent out by the publisher today. All of the Lion Forge comics currently available digitally, including the Catalyst Prime universe, Voltron Legendary Defender, Andre the Giant: Closer to Heaven, and more. New issues will be available each […]

Dark Horse Comes to Madefire Just in Time for the Holidays

Were you hoping to give the gift of Dark Horse comics and graphic novels to friends and loved ones this Holiday Season, but don’t want to brave the elements or interact directly with other humans to get your hands on them? Well, you’re in luck! Dark Horse has finally come to Madefire, so order some […]

Image Comics And Madefire, Sitting In a Tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G

First comes love! Then comes marriage! Then comes Kirkman with the baby carriage! Image Comics is the latest publisher to go all in on the Madefire, making “a trove of back catalog titles” available on the innovative digital comics app.  In a press release, Image names a bunch of books they’ve published, though it doesn’t […]


Marvel And Madefire Sitting In A Tree, K-I-S-S-I-N-G…

First comes love! Then comes marriage! Then comes Liam Sharp with the baby carriage! Copying their distinguished competition for the second time in recent memory, Marvel has partnered with Madefire to make their digital comics available on the Madefire app. The happy couple announced the union with a tastefully produced video featuring a catchy melody: […]

Pushing Comics Forward, BOOM! Studios Releases Digital Comics App

Breaking new ground, keeping ahead of the curve, and pushing comics forward, Diamond Gem Publisher of the Year Award winner BOOM! Studios announced a new digital comics app this week, in partnership with Madefire. The app, currently available only on iOS but coming to newfangled Android phones sometime in the future, will “feature BOOM!’s acclaimed library […]

Make Money With Madefire! A New Way To Publish Comics Digitally

Today, motion comic book publisher and distributor, Madefire, has launched a new app, Motion Book Publisher to openly enable comic book publishers to build their own storefront, apps and publish books across multiple platforms and products. Currently there are major incompatibility issues regarding different devices, Motion Book Publisher seeks remove these by creating a new adaptable standard, that […]

Ben Abernathy Is Now Director Of Talent Relations For DC Comics

Ben Abernathy, former DC Comics and Wildstorm editor left the company a few years back to work with Madefire… but now he is returning as the Director of Talent Relations. Abernathy teased his return on twitter today, but then Gail Simone let the cat out of the bag all together.   Duh duh DUH. — […]

Liam Sharp Shows Us What’s On His Drawing Board

Liam Sharp is hard at work on his new series Captain Stone. Lucky for us Sharp likes to share his work in progress on his Facebook page. Besides being an artist, writer and publisher, Sharp is also the co-founder of Madefire which has been called a revolutionary new digital reading experience. The third issue of Captain […]

Ares & Aphrodite By Jamie S. Rich And Megan Leven Debuts Digitally Today

Who needs a three-months-ahead-Previews? Oni Press are debuting a new graphic novel Jamie S. Rich and Megan Levens, entitled Ares & Aphrodite, by making its first chapter available straight away on ComiXology and Madefire. Following their work together on Madame Frankenstein, the comic will be released every Tuesday in six weekly chapters, concluding just before Valentine’s […]

The Valiant Released Day And Date As Motion Book

Valiant Entertainment and Madefire have partnered for the day-and-date release of The Valiant #1 Motion Book  – the first issue of Valiant’s new four-issue miniseries writers Jeff Lemire (Animal Man) & Matt Kindt (Mind MGMT) and artist Paolo Rivera (Daredevil). The motion comic made its debut the same day as the printed issue hit comic stores this […]

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 Warners, leading to Buy buttons for the likes of The Lego Movie, 300: Rise of an […]

DC and Madefire Team Up On Batman: Arkham Origins Motion Book App

DC Entertainment and Madefire announced today that they are developing a new iOS app featuring a motion-book graphic novel entitled Batman: Arkham Origins, A DC2 Multiverse Graphic Novel. Last week, Madefire announced a partnership with Dark Horse comics to release a motion book of Hellboy in Hell with interactive features, and so right now the […]

The Man Behind The Maniac: An Interview with Guy Adams

Alasdair Stuart writes: Guy Adams has been quietly putting words in the mouths of very frightening people for years now. Best known as the author of a string of tie-in books to Life on Mars, Guy is an accomplished novelist and journalist too. Now, he’s been given the task of reinventing Grant Morrison‘s character Ulysses […]

DeviantArt Gets $10 Million From Autodesk

If you are an up-and-coming artist today or at least want to be, you most likely have a page on deviantART, the social media and portfolio site that claims to have over 27 million users and generates 2.5 billion page views a month. The website has been around for thirteen years and unlike many other internet […]

Books That Found Me at NYCC – Afterlife With Archie, Amala’s Blade, Roller Grrrls, Madefire Sketchbooks, Magic Words, Dogs of War, Forces of Nature, The New Crusaders and The Fox, Disenchanted

New York Comic Con is an intense wave of crazy that crashes over everyone who attends, but even more so for those who scurry around covering panels and attempting to do interviews in loud surroundings with barely functioning audio recorders. I knew going into it that I would be unlikely to pick up many comics, […]