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ComiXology Phasing Out Pre-Ordered Digital Comics
It has been noted that ComiXology no longer seems to be listed comic books ahead of publication Something which used to be common practice and for some allowed them to work out what was being published, by whom and when with efficiency and ease But of late, that facility seems to have disappeared altogether, leaving[...]
The Pride Omnibus, Selling Better In Book Stores Than Comic Shops
Joe Glass, formerly of this parish, talked about the performance of the Pride Omnibus, the Dark Horse collection of his queer superhero comic book that he was self-publishing for years before it got picked up by ComiXology Originals and then collected by Dark Horse And apparently it's been doing really well  – and especially in[...]
We Only Kill Each Other
We Only Kill Each Other is a new comic book series written by Stephanie Phillips and drawn by Peter Krause from ComiXology Originals, to begin being published digitally in November, and to be collected in print by Dark Horse in April 2022. We Only Kill Each Other is a new gritty violent 5-issue historical fiction comic[...]
Amazon Closes ComiXology Website, Merges Accounts With Amazon
David Steinberger, co-founder, and CEO of ComiXology, issued the letter below, announcing that Amazon and ComiXology are going to get closer together in terms of operation and appearance Bleeding Cool broke the story back in the day, three weeks before it was announced, that Amazon would be buying digital comic distributor and publisher ComiXology,[...]
Scott Snyder's Best Jackett Press
On his mailing list, he talked more about the origins of the Best Jackett Press deal with ComiXology, Amazon, and Dark Horse Comics. So, flash back to early 2020… My plan was to launch a couple books, use them to fund the next books, and so on My first few co-creators and I were JUST about[...]
Brian Bendis' Creator-Owned Comics To Return To A New Publisher
In 2017, when Brian Bendis left Marvel Comics for a DC Comics exclusive deal, people wondered about the creator-owned comics that Brian published through Marvel's Icon imprint Powers, Brilliant, Scarlet, Takio and The United States Of Murder, Inc, and the like. Then in November 2017, all the Icon books were pulled off of digital services ComiXology and Amazon's Kindle[...]
Scott Snyder Launches New Creator-Owned Line Through ComiXology
But the concept has legs and IGN have just run the news that Snyder and his Best Jackett Press is making his comiXology Originals debut, with eight new comics drawn by Rafael Albuquerque, Greg Capullo, Francesco Francavilla, Jamal Igle, Jock, Tula Lotay, Francis Manapul, and Dan Panosian. And rather than Image Comics, the books launching in[...]
Kurt Busiek's Astro City, And Others, Return To Image Comics
Back in September last year, Bleeding Cool broke the news that DC Comics had pulled Kurt Busiek's Astro City from ComiXology digital comic publisher This was one of a number of similar moves, including DC pulling Brian Bendis' creator-owned books off ComiXology as well, as part of internal machinations at the publisher that filled headlines[...]
ComiXology Announces They Are Closing The DC Comics App
But tonight, ComiXology has sent out a message that the DC Comics App that they manage is to close Customers will still be able to transfer functionality and their purchases to be read on ComiXology on their devices, but they will lose the in-app purchase ability that was stripped from ComiXology a while ago The[...]
Marc Bernardin & Ariela Kristantina Create Adora And The Distance OGN
Coloured by Bryan Valenza, lettered by Bernardo Brice, and edited by Will Dennis, it is getting published digitally this month from comiXology Originals, timed to Father'd Day And for added geek cred, it has a foreword by Damon Lindelof Inspired by Bernardin's daughter who was diagnosed with autism as a toddler, Adora and The Distance[...]
Hailstone Horror Anthology to Launch as Comixology Original
Hailstone is a horror thriller coming from ComiXology, Amazon's premier digital comics service, and Stout Club Entertainment The story is set during the U.S Civil War, written by Rafael Scavone (A Study in Emerald, Hit-Girl and Funny Creek), illustrated by Rafael de Latorre (SuperZero, Animosity and Black Widow) with colors by Wesllei Manoel, letters by Bernardo Brice,[...]
The cover to The Final Girls #1
A new series is launching at comiXology next week, and all five issues are dropping all at once The Final Girls is written by Cara Ellison with art by Sally Cantirino, colors by Gab Contreras, and lettering by Joamette Gil Described as "part dark comedic superhero drama, part dystopian political thriller," The Final Girls is[...]
DC Comics To Publish Inferior Five, Digitally
However, over a year on, that hadn't happened. But suddenly, popping up on ComiXology for March 29th is Inferior Five #5 as a digital-first comic book Could someone at DC Comics have realised that they have a comic with Peacemaker in it, just as a Peacemaker TV series is coming to HBO, spinning out of the[...]
Brian Bendis' Creator Owned Comics Pulled Off ComiXology/Kindle Again
Then in November 2017, all the Icon books were pulled off of digital services ComiXology and Amazon's Kindle Those who had already bought digital copies can still read them, but no new sales could be made. Brian Bendis' Creator Owned Comics Pulled Off ComiXology/Kindle Again Then DC Comics added all the Brian Bendis books to their own[...]
Joe Glass, The First Comic Creator To Get Vaccinated Against COVID?
He's the creator of the comic book The Pride, available on ComiXology Originals and about to be published in print from Dark Horse Comics, but he also has a second life Yes, just like Superman. Credit: Joe Glass Because Glass' day job is in healthcare, working at an opticians, and thus was eligible for early vaccination alongside[...]