Contact Us

Apple

ComiXology Nabs No. 1 Non-Game Spot In iTunes Top-Grossing iPad Apps List

ComiXology Logo Main

Let's be real for a second: A list of the top-grossing apps in the iTunes store isn't going to be all that fair. Your assorted Candy Crushes, casino games, and Simpsons Tapped Outs -- games designed to basically pick players up by their ankles and shake the change out of their pockets--are going to skew the results.

That makes it all the more of an achievement that ComiXology nabbed the No. 11 spot on the iTunes list of top-grossing iPad apps for 2013. Only it and the New York Times app, which was right below it at No. 12, managed to make the list without nickel-and-diming gamers who just had to have... I don't know, better candy to crush? I'm not too familiar with that game.

Read More

Filed Under: , , Category: Digital Comics, Technology

Apple Patents Tech That Turns Video Game Choices Into Comics

applecomicpatent

Ever finished a video game and then immediately wanted to read a comic about that game -- not just the one you bought, but the one you played, with all the choices you made? Way back in 2009, Apple developers a

Read More

Image Comics Publisher Eric Stephenson on the ‘Saga’ App Store Fiasco [Interview]

saga12review-1-1365995698

Last Tuesday comics writer Brian K. Vaughan announced that Apple declined to sell the latest issue of his and Fiona Staples' hit Image Comics series Saga in its iOS App Store market on account of depictions of gay sex acts. The

Read More

ComicsAlliance Reviews ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III’ (1993), Part Two

tmnt20-1361763866

Chris Sims: Welcome back to ComicsAlliance's review of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III, everyone! When we left off last week, the Turtles had solved literally every single problem that the script had presented them with so far. There are still 48 minutes left in the movie. T

Read More

Link Ink: Raphael’s Sais Recreated, ‘DrawQuest’ Gaming And More ‘Technovore’

htim3busts

Weapons: Tony Swatton cooks up some Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles flavor sais worthy of Raphael.

Statues: Hot Toys will release new 1/4 scale Iron Man 3 busts sometime in the 3rd quarter of 2013.


Digital: IDW is now selling single issue comics in additi

Read More

ComiXology Named #3 iPad App Earner for 2012 by Apple

comix

This was a good year for digital comics company ComiXology: Not only did it see the 100 millionth download of a digital comic from the service (and the 2 billionth page published digitally), but the year ended with the company's Comics by ComiXology iPad app being named the third highest grossing iPad app of the last twelve months by Apple.Commenting on the app's high placement, CEO David Steinberger said

Read More

New ’2000 AD’ Apple Newsstand App Takes Judge Dredd And More Same-Day Digital On iOS

2000adios

2000 AD, the weekly comics anthology responsible for siring some of the UK's (and the world's) most popular comics is now available digitally on iOS devices the same day as its print counterpart. Though 2000 AD has been

Read More

ComiXology Upgrades to HD Comics Format For Shiny New iPad 3 Owners

retinacomics-276014-1332182102

With Friday's release of Apple's new iPad 3, which comes with a much higher resolution display than previous versions (four times as many pixels, according to Apple), fans were wondering how quickly digital comic companies would take advantage of the richer colors, sharper images and possibilities being offered. The answer seems to be "very quickly," with ComiXology already announc

Read More

Link Ink: Hot Toys’ ‘Arkham City’ Prototype, Comics on iTunes and Superman Sings

batmanarkhamcityhottoys

Toys: Hot Toys is teasing prototype pieces for its upcoming 1/6 scale figure based on Batman: Arkham City.

Thought Pieces: Tom Spurgeon and others ponder the future of comic book back-issue sales.

Digital: IDW is currently offering its selection of

Read More

IDW Publishing Takes Graphic Novels To Apple’s iBooks Store

idwibooks

IDW Publishing made its first major foray into Apple's iBooks store yesterday, releasing a combination of original graphic novels and collected editions of serialized comic book stories for a total of 19 initial offerings. The move makes

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://comicsalliance.com using your Facebook account.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Comics Alliance quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on Comics Alliance quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!