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ComiXologys Guided View Experience Magically Appears On Kindle

ComiXology's Guided View Experience Magically Appears On Kindle

Begging the question -- "why have two separate services at all?" -- Amazon has announced that comiXology's "guided view" method of displaying digital comics is coming to the Kindle platform, according to a press release The new reading experience is available now on Amazon Fire tablets as well as on the Kindle app on Android and iOS devices.“A[...]


Amazon Introduces Manga Kindle In Japan

Amazon Introduces Manga Kindle In Japan

Even in a era in which viewing devices of all shapes and sizes are readily available, the Kindle Paperwhite has found its niche The spiritual descendant of the original Kindle reading-centric models, the no-glare, easy-on-the-eyes Paperwhite has become Amazon's best-selling Kindle device Amazon has announced today that they are releasing a "Manga Model" Kindle Paperwhite[...]

ComiXology Declares Itself To Be An Amazon Company (UPDATE &#8211 You Can Now Merge Your Amazon And CMX Accounts)

ComiXology Declares Itself To Be "An Amazon Company" (UPDATE – You Can Now Merge Your Amazon And CMX Accounts)

Because today ComIXology changed their logo, with a little branding to remind us exactly who owns their ass.... UPDATE: Ah that's what it is.You can now merge your ComiXology and Amazon accounts together.You can also sync your Kindle comic books up with your ComiXology account.Just use your Amazon detals when you sign into ComiXology and everything should be switched across.Give[...]

How To Write A Generic Vampire Novel &#8211 By Someone Who Did

How To Write A Generic Vampire Novel – By Someone Who Did

 I've always loved story-telling, and I quit working front-line retail so I could start writing, but I still work behind the scenes to help keep the store (Comic Connections, Banbury) running smoothly, and work the bigger shows  - such as MCM London and Birmingham - with the guys.As someone who can't draw at all, I[...]

A Priest By Any Other Name

A Priest By Any Other Name

The Klang! ebook about the doings and don'tings of Quantum And Woody isn't written by Priest, Or Christopher Priest. Or even Jim Osley. But by James Priest. So what's with the latest change in nomenclature? I asked the man in question. He told me, I haven't changed my name again :-) Most people still call […]


Black Mask Jumps On ComiXology And Kindle

Black Mask Jumps On ComiXology And Kindle

It's been a big year for comic book publisher Black Mask, behind comics such as We Can Never Go Home, Godkiller, Space Riders, Ballistic, The Disciples, Young Terrorists and the upcoming adaptation of the movie that never was Sinatoro by Grant Morrison and Vanesa del Rey.Constant sellouts, big retailer promotions, and their comics becoming true collector items have seen[...]

Chuck Dixon The First American To Write Tex

Chuck Dixon, The First American To Write Tex?

  Well it didn't work out for Mike Deodato. But for Chuck Dixon, it seems to have gone rather well. Dixon has written for Tex, the hugely popular Italian Western comic from Sergio Bonelli Editore. This is the first time an American has written Tex. Indeed, the only non-Italian to date was the Spanish writer […]

Some People Just Wont Let Black Widow/Hawkeye Go&#8230

Some People Just Won't Let Black Widow/Hawkeye Go…

The Hawk and The Widow: Secret Mission is a novel on the Kindle by Terra Mills In the Erotic section It's could be a clever way to write the Black Widow/Hawkeye romance that fans were denied by Avengers: Age Of Ultron, which revealed Hawkeye's wife and family, and gave Bruce Banner and the Black Widow a[...]

Marvel Put Single Issues On The Kindle And Renew ComiXology Deal

Marvel Put Single Issues On The Kindle, And Renew ComiXology Deal

Both Marvel and ComiXology have issued press releases regarding a new agreement between Marvel, ComiXoogy and ComiXology's owners Amazon.The basics are - Marvel have re-upped to have single issues exclusively distributed by ComiXology, and for ComiXology to continue to run the Marvel App, but as Amazon owns ComiXology now, that exclusive deal for single issues[...]

Amazon GlitchWatch &#8211 Watchmen For Free On Kindle In USA (UPDATE)

Amazon GlitchWatch – Watchmen For Free On Kindle In USA? (UPDATE)

A copy of the complete Watchmen collection is on Amazon Kindle for free, USA only.Except it appears to be called "B00BWNXMEK", which is the ISBN name for the titleIt is published by DC Comics through Amazon, so it appears to be legal.Apparently the glitch has been around for a couple of weeks without being amended.It[...]

A Very Digital Angoulême From ComiXology And Amazon

A Very Digital Angoulême From ComiXology And Amazon

1 - 3 ComiXology aren't alone, looks like Amazon Kindle are also trying to get in on the act.Not quite as many as ComiXology though... ComiXology have returned to Angoulême, the world's biggest comic book festival, for their third year with a sale to spotlight comics, bandes dessinées (BD), graphic novels and manga from all over the world,[...]

Amazon Glitchwatch: Batman Eternal Vol 1 On UK Kindle

Amazon Glitchwatch: Batman Eternal Vol 1 On UK Kindle

In the US it is priced at $29.99, in print and digital, and Amazon.com is selling it for a little less.In the UK, the print price is at £24.62, with Amazon selling it for just over £20.Except on the UK Kindle, where it is selling for £1.39, a little over $2.Quite a jump Go fill[...]


ComiXology App Now On One-And-A-Half Stars

ComiXology App Now On One-And-A-Half Stars

On Saturday, while everyone else was running around at C2E2, Bleeding Cool was the first to report on the new ComiXology App and the change in policy that would stop in-App purchases on iPhone and iPads, and stop Google Play purchases on Android devices.This is in line with newly-purchaser Amazon's similar policy on the Kindle which[...]


David Baillie Talks Bloodshot: Portal 666

David Baillie Talks Bloodshot: Portal 666

(It was drawn by superstar artist Inaki Miranda, which helped a lot.)A couple of days ago my first novel went on sale – it's called Portal 666 and it stars Valiant's Bloodshot.A few months ago Amazon Publishing in Seattle called and asked if I'd be interested in writing a novel for their Kindle Worlds[...]


Lots And Lots And Lots Of Kindle Comics Deals Right Now

Lots And Lots And Lots Of Kindle Comics Deals Right Now

But cheap deals on Kindle graphic novels and collections are spreading fast Here are a bunch of great examples that might see you resurrect your Kindle or your Kindle app on iPad and Android as a result.. lots of great DC books down to $5.79 and more.Batman: The Dark Knight ReturnsThe Sandman Vol 1: Preludes[...]