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Tunnel Ground – Version 2 & Print Now Out!

Categories: iPhone & iPad Comics
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Published on: May 24, 2013

Good news for digital comics/game fans – iOS game and iBooks comic Tunnel Grounds is now available for print in Finland! I spotlighted Tunnel Ground a while ago, so it’s good to see them progressing with this novel approach! Coming soon are “10 Questions With” another of the team involved!  

Dark Horse Hellboy

Hellboy in Hell: Print vs. Digital | Jim Rugg

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Published on: January 25, 2013

Mike Mignola returned to monthly comic books with Hellboy in Hell (December 2012). He hasn’t drawn a regular Hellboy series since The Island in 2005. I enjoy his storytelling, drawing style, humor, and design so I was excited when Hellboy in Hell #1 hit shelves. I can not remember the last time I went to a[…]

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DC, Marvel Release Digital Comics Before Print?

Categories: Digital Comics
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Published on: November 14, 2012

So it looks as if Marvel & DC have both bitten the bullet and are releasing their titles in the morning of release – UK time.  Meaning that there titles will be available well before the print shops open up. This seems to be happening across platforms – Nook, Kindle Fire, Android and iOS devices via Comixology. I don’t[…]


Before watchmen & Green Lantern Combo Packs Now Available

Categories: Digital Comics
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Published on: July 25, 2012

Like your print and digital – Forbidden Planet are now stocking the combo packs for Before Watchmen: Comedian #2 and Green Lantern #11 ‘It’s something I’m good at. It’s war.’ Plus, a new Crimson Corsair backup feature from writer Len Wein and artist John Higgins! This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition[…]


Noctis Irae. Episode I. The Bulla (Quilomba Editions, 2012)

Categories: Digital Comics
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Published on: April 11, 2012

OK, you’ll have to bear with me with this as I don’t know Spanish, but I can use Google translate, so if it’s got the wrong end of the stick *not my fault* This is a new Spanish comic available soon in print and digital – I will give you the original Spanish and the[…]


Buy X-Men or Avengers Digital Comics And Get $5 For A Print Comic

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Published on: March 25, 2012

This is a nice initiative from Marvel Comics:     

Coliseum of Comics bans Mark Waid – Orlando Geek Culture | Examiner.com

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Published on: March 20, 2012

OK, I think this here is just wrong. Many people I know who buy digital also buy print. Be it in trade or monthly’s. By alienating this audience of interested people, you are driving away customers. What if a customer came in and said, “I’ve read Daredevil by Mark Waid on my iPad and want[…]


Top-Selling Marvel Comics to Receive Free Digital Codes

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Published on: March 9, 2012

I’m surprised this hasn’t happened sooner. I would like to see some figures from Marvel though – you should be able to get some good numbers comparing print, digital codes and straight app purchases!   Marvel made comic book history in 2011 by announcing all titles in the Ultimate Comics line would include codes for[…]


Preview: No More Heroes

Categories: Comic Previews
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Published on: March 7, 2012

No More Heroes is one of the new breed of comics. looking for a publisher NMH is currently a smallpress operation. But with the POWER of the internet and those people who share files it is spreading around the world to all! Here’s how it all began from creator Gordon McLean: I was at the[…]


Robot 13 Goes To Kickstarter For Digital To Trade Paperback

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Published on: February 14, 2012

The award winning Blacklist Studios have moved in a different direction with Robot 13. From one of the first digital titles I picked up outside the mainstream, Robot 13 has gathered an excellent following. Available on Android and iOS – even with a highlight on the Android Storefront, you now have the opprtunity to help Robot[…]


iFanboy: DIgital Comics And Your Local Shop – A Bookseller’s Perspective

Categories: Digital Comics, Links
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Published on: February 10, 2012

This is an interesting article from iFanboy which has a different perspective on digital comics. It was immensely interesting to me to read Jimski’s article about hitting a personal tipping point for digital comics. Interesting because it mirrors a tipping point for the whole industry – a “moment of critical mass, the boiling point, the[…]

Batman Vs Spider-Man – Free Digital Copy Comparison Test | Bleeding Cool

Categories: Digital Comics
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Published on: January 18, 2012

This from Rich Johnston at Bleeding Cool – looks like the digital/print combo is still working out some kinks! 11a: Buy Avenging Spider-Man #3, Ultimate Spider-Man #6 and Batman#5 Combo from Orbital Comics in London. They have a new website, go see. Decide to roadtest the free Digital copy all three promise. Note that the[…]

DC Universe: The Source » Green Lantern and Detective Comics to Offer Digital Combo Packs Starting in April

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Published on: January 8, 2012

DC seem to be expanding their digital/print combos – I wonder what’s next! Are you one of those readers who likes to mix it up with both digital and print formats?  If so we have great news – starting with the April 2012 issues, GREEN LANTERN and DETECTIVE COMICS will join the ranks of DC[…]


Bluewater Release Political Bio Comics Digitally Before Print!

Categories: Digital Comics
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Published on: January 6, 2012

Bleeding Cool has reported the following: A number of publishers have moved to day-and-date digital comic books, releasing comics digitally on the same day that they are available in the major markets of the US, Canada and the UK. Bluewater, famed publishers of lightboxed slimline biography comic books of politicians and pop stars, is taking[…]


Blog@Newsarama » Marvel To Offer Free Digital Copy In All $3.99 Books?

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Published on: October 7, 2011

    Well, this is interesting: That free digital copy to be included in every print edition of Avenging Spider-Man #1? If it’s successful, it’ll be the start of a plan by Marvel to include a free digital download code in every $3.99 book, apparently: Will these eventually be in all $3.99 books? We’d like[…]

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