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Webtoon Buys eBook Initiative Japan, Adds To Their Service
Digital comic book publisher Webtoon's Japanese subsidiary Line Digital Frontier, has completed its acquisition of eBook Initiative Japan, a Japanese e-book service provider Already the world's biggest comic book publisher, Webtoon is now expected to be the biggest in Japan as well. Line Digital Frontier already operates the Japanese webtoon service Line Manga, and after securing[...]
Alex De Campi, Skylar Patridge & Kelly Fitzpatrick Webtoon Reversal
Alex De Campi, Skylar Patridge and Kelly Fitzpatrick are launching a new comic book series on Webtoon, in a word where magic has become a thing again, after a reversal of the laws of nature And it is called Reversal De Campi writes "It has oddly been a lot of fun (but a BUNCH of[...]
A Business Proposal: Tapas Digital Comic is Latest Netflix K-Drama
Kakao Entertainment Corp's global hit web novel and webtoon A Business Proposal is the latest digital comic to become a live-action K-Drama, now available on Netflix Series Since first released, the popular webnovel and webtoon have garnered over 450 million views in Korea and other global markets as of February 2022 and are exclusively available[...]
Does Webtoon Show that Korean Comics are Obsessed with Revenge?
Between WEBTOON and Tapas as apps on people's phones, manhwa is reaching tens of millions of readers worldwide, far more than manga or DC and Marvel comics When you read enough of a particular country's stories and pop culture, you start to see the themes the culture is more obsessed with In Korean comics, the[...]
BTS Webtoon Comic Hits 15 Million Views In First Two Days Of Publication
The licensed webcomic from KPop band BTS and their studios Hybe, 7Fates: Chako had broken all of Webtoon's records so far, since it was released last week, garnering 15 million views within two days of its global release, making it the highest viewed title ever launched by Webtoon 7Fates: Chako is described as "a dynamic[...]
Marvel Launches Eternals Comic Series On Digitally O Webtoons
Marvel and Webtoon have announced Eternals: The 500 Year War, a seven-issue series to launch on Marvel Unlimited today on January 12th to coincide with The Eternals film release today on Disney+, followed by a launch on Webtoon, the world's largest digital comics platform, on the 20th of January, Marvel Unlimited Launches Eternals Comic Digitally With[...]
Bleeding Cool's Comic Book and Graphic Novel JobWatch
Finds, assigns, negotiates with, and schedules freelance translators, rewriters, and letterers for the production of graphic novels, simultaneous serializations, and tradebooks." Wattpad: Wattpad in Toronto is looking to hire a Graphic Novels Editor, editing WEBTOON stories from scroll format to graphic novel page layout "Adapting existing direct publishing operations to suit the needs of graphic novel format;[...]
Blades Of Furry Webtoon Comic To Become A Graphic Novel In 2023
Emily Erdos and Deya Muniz have created a YA graphic novel Blades Of Furry, based on their Webtoon webcomic of the same name, in which Emile, a promising rookie in the high-stakes world of battle ice skating, learns the deepest secret of reigning champion Radu's and must decide whether to use it to take his[...]
DC's Bobbie Chase, Now Executive Editor of Webtoon's Printed Comics
Webtoon has just hired Bobbie Chase as its new Executive Editor Previously Chase was previously Vice President of Global Publishing Initiatives & Digital Strategy at DC Entertainment, where she launched the company's graphic novel imprint aimed at middle grade and YA readers, and previously worked for Marvel Comics and Disney. And at Webtoon, Chase will be in[...]
Wattpad WEBTOON Studios to Produce TV, Movies from Webcomics, Ebooks
Wattpad Webtoon Studios has announced that it is developing three new film and TV projects from series on its social storytelling platforms Wattpad and digital comic platform Webtoon The projects are the WEBTOON series Gremoryland and the Wattpad serialized ebooks Unholy Matrimony and I'm a Gay Wizard. Wattpad WEBTOON official logo As Deadline reported, screenwriter, playwright &[...]
Deadpool's Co-Creator Gets A Kickstarter – No, The Other One
Then again when it launched as a Webtoon comic in 2018 But finally Outrage, the comic from Deadpool co-creator Fabian Nicieza and Fabian's collaborator on Cable & Deadpool, Reilly Brown, is coming to Kickstarter… we presume that it will be a smoother path for Fabian Nicieza than the other Deadpool co-creator Rob Liefeld, who after eight years is[...]
Stemming off the huge success of the online comic, Ismahawk has put together a short-form series inspired by the Webtoon comic Batman: Wayne Family Adventures The first original DC Comics story by Webtoon, it would go on to draw in more than 400,000 readers in its first two days alone Directed by Ismahawk's Danny Shepherd,[...]
Red Hook in PTSD: Post-Traumatic Superhero Disorder
The series finale of Dean Haspiel's The Red Hook ends with PTSD: Post-Traumatic Superhero Disorder, has just launched at Webtoon The comic tells the story of The Red Hook, a super-thief who is bequeathed the omni-fist of altruism and transformed into a hero against his will, a year after a sentient Brooklyn's heart is broken and physically secedes from[...]
Dean Haspiel's Red Hook Ends With Post-Traumatic Superhero Disorder
The series finale of Dean Haspiel's The Red Hook ends with PTSD: Post-Traumatic Superhero Disorder, launching September 29th at Webtoon The comic tells the story of The Red Hook, a super-thief who is bequeathed the omni-fist of altruism and transformed into a hero against his will, a year after a sentient Brooklyn's heart is broken[...]
Big Ethel Energy: Archie Comics’ First collaboration with WEBTOON
Archie Comics has partnered with WEBTOON to collaborate and develop its next fan-favorite comic series, Big Ethel Energy Featuring the talented works of writer Keryl Brown Ahmed and artist Siobhan Keenan, Bit Ethel Energy showcases the Riverdale character as fans have never seen her before The first three episodes of the series will launch exclusively[...]