PRESS RELEASE: VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, has announced an agreement with OverDrive to provide a wide variety of its most popular digital manga (graphic novel) titles at participating libraries in the U.S. and Canada.
With the plethora of digital comic book readers around the Interwebz, it is always great to see a company offer a true, all you can read system. ComicBlitz has previously on been available on iOS, but this week, the company announced plans for Windows and Android devices.
PRESS RELEASE: ComiXology, Amazon’s premier digital comic shopping & reading platform, announced today that on June 27th new selections will become available on comiXology Unlimited — the new subscription service that allows customers to explore the amazing world of comics, graphic novels and manga for just $5.99 a month. New selections include Afterlife With Archie, Bee and Puppycat, Gronk, Invincible, Archer and Armstrong, Legends of Red Sonja, Mage and selections from newly added publisher Magnetic Press.
The biggest Marvel event of the year is just beginning to heat up. Before the sparks really begin to fly – go inside the story of the young man at the center of it all in CIVIL WAR II: ULYSSES #1, the brand-new Infinite Comic series debuting TODAY! Join writer Al Ewing along with artists Karl Kesel and Jefte Paolo as they harness the power of the Infinite Comics format to bring you a prequel to the can’t miss comic event of the year!
It was only a matter of time before comiXology introduced a monthly subscription plan for reading digital comics, and the $5.99 price tag seems like a great entry point for those wanting to explore a large selection of comics.
What happens when the Tsum Tsums find their way into the Marvel Universe? SYNERGY!
PRESS RELEASE: hoopla digital (hoopladigital.com), the category-creating mobile and online service for public libraries, today announced a new content agreement with Archie Comics, the leading mass market comic book publisher in the world and home to the largest independent library of superhero characters.
During the 20th Annual Webby Awards, Marvel was named as the Best Entertainment Mobile Site and App.
PRESS RELEASE: BOOM! Studios, comiXology and Amazon announced today an expanded and renewed distribution agreement to sell BOOM! Studios’ digital comics and collections on the comiXology platform and expand the distribution of BOOM! Studios’ library to Amazon’s Kindle Store. BOOM! Studios publishes such fan-favorite titles as Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Lumberjanes, Adventure Time, and more.
PRESS RELEASE: Kodansha Comics, comiXology and Amazon announced today the launch of new chapters from best-selling manga series to be available in English the same day they are published in Japan, on both the comiXology platform as well as Amazon’s Kindle Store.
PRESS RELEASE: American Mythology, comiXology and Amazon announced today a distribution agreement to sell American Mythology’s library of original and licensed titles across the comiXology platform as well as Amazon’s Kindle Store.
PRESS RELEASE: Zenescope Entertainment, comiXology and Amazon announced today an expanded and renewed distribution agreement to sell Zenescope’s digital comics and collections across the comiXology platform and expand the distribution of Zenescope’s library to Amazon’s Kindle Store.