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In just over 9 months since iVerse Media began distributing digital comics as individual applications on Apple’s iPhone, the company announces that its comics products have have been downloaded more than one million times.
Digital comics are reaching out to many platforms. Representatives from Comixology, LongBox, BOOM! Studios, iVerse, and Catastrophic Comics met at Comic-Con to discuss a whole new way of reading comics.
Rantz Hoseley revealed in San Diego that the Longbox digital comics platform will feature comics by BOOM!, Top Cow, Shadowline, Dabel Brothers, NBM and Archaia, among others.
Augie took advantage of the just-finished long holiday weekend to indulge in a very special Pipeline Project: Can digital comics be read on a TV screen? Check out how he did it, and how well it worked.
If comic books were to eschew the direct market to go the route of digital distribution, where would that leave today's burgeoning cover artist industry? What might replace them? Would comic book packaging simplify itself?
Augie follows up last week's "tradewaiting" advice with a column devoted to the Local Comic Shop, musing upon its role in the comic book world of today and how the brick and mortar mainstay might need to change in a more digital future.
In this week's PIPELINE, Augie has a special Omnibus announcement from Marvel, thoughts on what would be needed in a theoretical comics auction site, and two other ideas for the comics industry to make money off of.
iVerse Media has announced the launch of new Comic Reader software specifically developed for iPhone and iPod Touch, allowing you to download and read comics from Apple's Apps store later this year.