Posts tagged Comixology

The Gauntlet is Thrown: The DRM-free Digital Comic Revolution
Yesterday, Image Comics announced that they would be offering DRM-free digital comics for sale on their website. The announcement is a game-changer for the comics industry, which has, for the most part, avoided the “ownership” model of DRM-free downloads and clung to the “license-to-view” model that comiXology has made very successful. A decade ago, the music industry underwent a transformation to the ownership model. Will that happen to the comic book industry, or, like the film and television industry, will they continue to resist?
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The Gauntlet is Thrown: The DRM-free Digital Comic Revolution

Yesterday, Image Comics announced that they would be offering DRM-free digital comics for sale on their website. The announcement is a game-changer for the comics industry, which has, for the most part, avoided the “ownership” model of DRM-free downloads and clung to the “license-to-view” model that comiXology has made very successful. A decade ago, the music industry underwent a transformation to the ownership model. Will that happen to the comic book industry, or, like the film and television industry, will they continue to resist?

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Man Becomes Destitute After Using Comixology’s New Subscription Feature
The innovative new digital comics subscription service combined with Marvel’s penchant for double shipping titles drives one man deeply into debt and poverty.
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Man Becomes Destitute After Using Comixology’s New Subscription Feature

The innovative new digital comics subscription service combined with Marvel’s penchant for double shipping titles drives one man deeply into debt and poverty.

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Monkeybrain Comics from IDW - Now with 100% More Dead Trees
  The Outhouse applauded last year when popular writer Chris Roberson left DC Comics in protest of their treatment of comics legend and skilled wizard Alan Dumblemoore to start his own all-digital comic book company, Monkeybrain. We’re big fans of the company, and not just because we appreciate projects that are motivated by revenge or because we want to see the antiquated print model for books and comics go the way of the dinosaurs. We like Monkeybrain because they make damn good comics and they sell them at very reasonable prices on Comixology. Today, IDW sent us a press release announcing that they will be collecting Monkeybrain’s comics and publishing print editions…
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Monkeybrain Comics from IDW - Now with 100% More Dead Trees

  The Outhouse applauded last year when popular writer Chris Roberson left DC Comics in protest of their treatment of comics legend and skilled wizard Alan Dumblemoore to start his own all-digital comic book company, Monkeybrain. We’re big fans of the company, and not just because we appreciate projects that are motivated by revenge or because we want to see the antiquated print model for books and comics go the way of the dinosaurs. We like Monkeybrain because they make damn good comics and they sell them at very reasonable prices on ComixologyToday, IDW sent us a press release announcing that they will be collecting Monkeybrain’s comics and publishing print editions…

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Comixology Follows in Footsteps of Napoleon, Aims to Conquer Europe
With the opening of new division Comixology Europe, the digital comics retailer advances its plans for world domination.
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Comixology Follows in Footsteps of Napoleon, Aims to Conquer Europe

With the opening of new division Comixology Europe, the digital comics retailer advances its plans for world domination.

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