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Boom Studioscomic conventionMark Waidsan diego

Boom! Studios Editor-in-Chief, Mark Waid will be signing exclusive Comic-Con ’09 copies of Irredeemable #4, and a limited edition hardcover of The Incredibles: Family Matters.  The Irredeemable issue features a sketch variant cover by John Cassaday, while the Incredibles hardcover features art by Mike Mignola. Where and when will you be able to find Mark Waid at the show?  Take the jump for his Boom! Studios appearances.

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Digital ComicsEditorialFrom the Editor

I’ve mentioned before that I’ve been a huge fan of electronic books and digital content for years. I bought one of the first e-readers commercially available, and used it until the batteries were unable to hold a charge any longer.  The black- and -white interface of the e-readers of yesterday and today are perfect for reading books, but for comics — not so good. Beyond the color issue, what else do e-reader creators, comic book publishers, and retailers need to do to make the transition to digital comics a success?  I’ve got a few thoughts on that one.

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