Digital Comics: Adding Readers and Flexibility
Aug14

Digital Comics: Adding Readers and Flexibility

by Bruce Lidl | Pub­lish­ers Week­ly In an indus­try as old as comics, a few years may not seem like a very long time, but the dis­rup­tions in the dig­i­tal mar­ket­place between San Diego Com­ic Con 2013 from just a few years pri­or were seis­mic. Not long ago dig­i­tal comics were con­sid­ered a side sto­ry at best, and a like­ly net neg­a­tive rev­enue threat at worst. Yet, the con­tro­ver­sy at this year’s Com­ic Con about...

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Movies Rule, But Books, Digital Deals Rise at Comic-Con 2013
Jul23

Movies Rule, But Books, Digital Deals Rise at Comic-Con 2013

By Calvin Reid and Hei­di Mac­Don­ald | Pub­lish­ers Week­ly Despite the tow­er­ing posters for NBC’s Black­list and Marvel’s Amaz­ing Spi­der-Man 2, or the end­less­ly long lines of fans sleep­ing overnight out­side Hall H to see pre­views of Dr Who and Break­ing Bad, there was plen­ty of chat­ter about pub­lish­ing going on at the San Diego Com­ic-Con Inter­na­tion­al. Con­gress­man and Civ­il Rights leg­end John Lewis walked...

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