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The Bee’s Knees: Fontify

Hello, and welcome to the Bee’s Knees, the weekly special here at Comic Booked where I take a look at some of the different ways people combine words and pictures. This week we’re going small scale, down to the letter—down [...]

December 7, 2012 Features
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DC Comics to Launch on the iPad, Nook and Kindle!

In a move that is sure to boost sales to new highs that no one has seen before. DC Comics have announced this week that they will be releasing all of their monthly titles as digital downloads. In addition to [...]

November 8, 2012 News, Reviews
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Madefire Brings Comic Evolution to New York Comic Con

Writer Robert Lee contributed to this story for Comic Booked. True to their name, Madefire started burning at the San Diego Comic Con only to sweep across the country to last weekend’s New York Comic Con. Bringing the proverbial fire [...]

October 16, 2012 Reviews
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ComiXology Announces New Self-Publishing Portal

ComiXology, the largest distributor of digital comic books announced a new submission portal called ComiXology Submit for self-publishers. This new venture opens up the opportunity for independent creators to get in the game. ComiXology says, ” Submissions will go through [...]

October 11, 2012 News, Reviews
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Madefire Debuts New Episodes for iPhone at NY Comic Con

Madefire debuts new episodes for Mono by Ben Wolstenholme and Captain Stone is Missing… by Liam Sharp for their iPhone app at New York Comic Con today. The Oakland company founded by Liam Sharp, Ben Wolstenholme, and Eugene Walden specializes [...]

October 11, 2012 News, Reviews
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Madefire to Launch Comic App for iPhone and iPod Touch

Madefire, creators of comics for the iPad featuring their exclusive motion tool, have announced that they will now make their content available for the iPhone and iPod Touch devices. They will be officially launching the new app at the New [...]

September 27, 2012 Reviews
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Ben Abernathy Leaves DC to Join Madefire

Ben Abernathy, the digital editor for DC Comics, left the company last week to join Madefire – creator of digital comics using their proprietary motion tool app. Liam Sharp, CCO of Madefire, acknowledged Abernathy joining the team by saying, “About [...]

August 28, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: The Madefire Comic App

Today, I begin a weekly series of features examining outside of the box thinking in the comic book industry. New technology and greater interest in creator-owned comics has changed the industry landscape in ways that are allowing greater numbers of [...]

August 2, 2012 Reviews
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SDCC 2012: A Look at the Madefire Comic App

At San Diego Comic Con, trying to find the next big thing in comics requires something innovative and fresh in order to stand out. At the Madefire booth, comic legends Dave Gibbons, Bill Sienkiewicz, and Liam Sharp are evolving the [...]

July 14, 2012 Reviews
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The Digital Age: A Comic Book Singularity

In the beginning, there was Superman. The history of superhero comics is divided into generally accepted “Ages”, and it all began with Superman.  The Golden Age was kicked off by Action Comics #1, the debut of Superman, and superheroes proliferated [...]

April 18, 2012 Features, Reviews
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Marvel’s Infinite Comics Push Digitial Boundaries

A promo for Marvel’s Infinite Comics format asks, “Are you ready? For the future of comics at your fingertips.” A lot of time has spent talking about the future: of people, culture, medicine, technology, and in this case, comics. Sometimes, [...]

April 12, 2012 Reviews
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PAX East: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 on iPad

Wizards of the Coast announced today that Magic: The Gathering is hoping to challenge and increase their fan base with the release of Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 on iPad for the first time in Magic: The Gathering history.  This will provide [...]

April 6, 2012 Reviews
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ComiXology Offering 1,000 CMX-HD Digital Comics

In five short years, comiXology has revolutionized the comic book and graphic novel world by offering digital comics across different platforms including the iPhone, iPad, Android OS, and the Kindle Fire. But they are not stopping there! Today, Comicbooked.com is [...]

March 24, 2012 News
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Comics by Comixology 3.1 Update

Who can say what the future brings?  There is such a huge debate over the merits of digital comics versus their print counterparts when companies should just be merging the two. Personally I hate reading digital comics, but I also [...]

March 21, 2012 Reviews
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New iPad Announced – Launches March 16th

Like clock-work, we have come to expect a new iOS device to be released within a year of its predecessor. With the iPad 2 showing its age (by Apple’s standard) it was no surprise that the rumor mill has been going nuts [...]

March 7, 2012 Reviews