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It happened in the week after Amazon-owned ComiXology decided to stop subsidising the cost of UK and European digital comics by a) making the exchange rate closer to what it actually was, b) not absorbing the cost of sales taxes and c) adding something on top to make up for all the money they had[...]
The cover to Wolf's Head #1 by Von Allan.
Wolf's Head, the ongoing comic book series by Ottawa comic book creator Von Allan, has finally come to digital comics platform ComiXology Allan revealed the news in a press release, marking an expansion for the book to a worldwide audience The first issue is available now, with the next nine to become available when processed. 'Wolf's[...]
All major comic book publishers have pulled digital comics versions of new titles out this week, as they are still unable to publish them in print There are exceptions for Archie's general market titles, collections already sold into the book market, and original graphic novels such as DC's Alt-Hero out today Smaller publishers are less[...]
The cover to X-Men #1 from Marvel Comics, hitting Marvel Unlimited in April.
If you haven't subscribed to Marvel's binge-reading digital comics service, it's hard to say no to all of that for just $9.99 a month Party like it's 2019 with Marvel Unlimited's April offerings Check out the press release and the lineup of the newest comics hitting the service below. The cover to X-Men #1 from Marvel[...]
Dark Horse comics retailer store image
Dark Horse Comics may not be releasing any digital comics this week, but the publisher doesn't want to leave you with nothing Dark Horse to read To solve this problem, Dark Horse is following in the footsteps of Dynamite Entertainment and making a bunch of #1 issues free tor read digitally on their web store,[...]
Batman #92 DC Comics Cover
In previous reports, Bleeding Cool told you that the situation with big comic book publishers and their plans for print and digital comics were undetermined It appears that is now evolving Over this weekend, we noted that DC Comics had a full line-up of digital comic books for this Wednesday, including the likes of Batman[...]
Back in 2011, as digital comics were just on the verge of becoming popular, Dark Horse attempted to release their comics digitally at the same time they were released in print, and to sell them for cheaper as well The move, which would have been good for readers and probably good for the industry as[...]
As We Head Into the Next Decade, Is It Time to Rethink Digital Comics?
The perfect time to talk about comics' greatest failure: digital comics. When digital comics were first introduced to the superhero comics industry over a decade ago, they were meant to be the future of comics But has it worked out that way? As of 2019, seemingly not Physical comic book sales still vastly outstrip digital sales,[...]
WEBTOON Partners with Crunchyroll to Develop Animation Series
WEBTOON, the world's leading digital comics publisher, announced a partnership with Crunchyroll, the world's most popular anime streaming service The strategic partnership will see the development and co-production of new animated content Crunchyroll and WEBTOON will also collaborate on the distribution, licensing, and retail of each new series. Korea-owned WEBTOON is currently the most read comics[...]
WEBTOON Releases New TV Spot "Find Yours" During “Fear the Walking Dead” and “NOS4A2”
WEBTOON is a digital comics platform and app, arguably the most successful comics publisher in the world The Korean-owned company publishes comics with phones, tablets, and other on-the-go devices in mind with its "scrolling down" reading format. This year, platform celebrates their 5th anniversary with 100 billion views annually worldwide The app averages more than 55[...]
DC Has Finally Done It! Entire Digital Library Now Online for DC Universe Subscribers
Our goal was to create the ultimate digital comics library and we've done that with this DC UNIVERSE expansion. Here's the features DC is touting for the new "Ultimate Digital Comic Book Library": Access to more than 21,000 comics Native, untethered access brings DC UNIVERSE to your living room without the need for additional cords or adapters Reader features[...]
IDW, Dynamite, and Valiant Comics Come to Nintendo Switch on InkyPen Subscription App
A new digital comics subscription service called InkyPen is launching on the Nintendo Switch in November, bringing digital comics to the handheld video game console for the first time Amongst the publishers whose comics will be available on the app, according to a press release, are IDW, Dynamite, Valiant, Andrews McMeel, and Humanoids, amongst others[...]
Comichaus has been supporting indie and small press comics now for a while, but it seems that websites are not enough — they are now entering the digital comics app marketplace. As such, they will soon be launching a beta for their new application, and they have shared this press release with us with details of[...]