Dark Horse Comics brings Hellboy, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Sin City and More to Comics Plus Library Edition
iVerse Media and Recorded Books finalize deal with Dark Horse Comics
Waco, TX (April 21, 2016) – iVerse Media and Recorded Books are proud to announce today that Dark Horse Comics is joining the Comics Plus Library Edition program. Dark Horse’s spectacular line of digital trade edition of iconic titles like Mike Mignola’s Hellboy, Frank Miller’s Sin City, and Joss Whedon’s epic Buffy The Vampire Slayer will join over 19,000 always-available comics ready for immediate checkout.
“As a life-long fan of Dark Horse, I am thrilled that they’re joining us in CPLE.” said iVerse Media CEO, Michael Murphey. “With almost 1,000 graphic novels from Dark Horse being added into the program, there truly is something here for every type of reader. We think both patrons and librarians are going to be really excited to have Dark Horse on-board.”
“For decades, libraries have been where many people became Dark Horse fans. With the growth of ebook programs over the past few years, more library patrons than ever are discovering graphic novels,” said Mark Bernardi, Dark Horse Director of Digital Publishing. “We are excited about this new relationship and know that working iVerse Media is going to help countless new reader discover and enjoy Dark Horse titles for years to come.”
With Comics Plus Library Edition, the largest library circulating online comics service, library patrons can check out as many comics and graphic novels as they want to and stream them to mobile devices or computers.
“We are very excited about the addition of the popular Dark Horse brand and depth of titles for libraries in North America” says Jim Schmidt, SVP Sales and Marketing at Recorded Books.