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Are Digital Comics Hurting the Comics Industry?

Are Digital Comics Hurting the Comics Industry? | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
by Jamison Ashley | There's been a lot of discussion lately of the value of digital comics. Many comic retailers are acutely aware that there are hardly any young comic buyers and they recognize that a large number of "millennials" haven't been exposed to comic books in a tangible form. With
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Digital comic book sales overtake print books - News - NHK WORLD - English

Digital comic book sales overtake print books - News - NHK WORLD - English | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Sales of digital comic books exceeded that of paper-based comics in Japan last year for the first time.
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Japan: Digital comic book sales now equals print books within a global flat market. | @scoopit http://sco.lt/...
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Do you prefer audiobooks, ebooks or other digital content?

Do you prefer audiobooks, ebooks or other digital content? | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Good e-Reader Intelligence recently conducted extensive research on what type of digital content readers prefer. The vast majority of users continue to be enamoured with ebooks, while audiobooks have made solid gains. Over a one month period 799 people casted their vote and proclaimed what type of content they use on a
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Angouleme 2018 - Counting down

Angouleme 2018 - Counting down | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
It’s the New Year! And so everybody who’s even slightly interested in comics is either preparing to go to the French city of Angoulême for the 45th edition of the International Comics Festival, or finding bad reasons for not going. It will be four days of very intense international comickery, with exhibitions, publishers’ booths, small press …
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Why Do French Comics Sell Abroad? | French Culture

Why Do French Comics Sell Abroad? | French Culture | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
On the occasion of the 41st Angoulême Comics Festival, which ended last Sunday, what better time to take a look at the state of French comics on the American book market?
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Ten predictions for digital media in 2018

Ten predictions for digital media in 2018 | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
In reaction to 2017’s sobering and frequently shocking negative societal forces, many digital media companies will take things even further by infusing..
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A Billion Dollar Industry? The Evolution of Digital Comics –

A Billion Dollar Industry? The Evolution of Digital Comics – | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Without a doubt, webtoons are going to be the next big thing in comics. They have evolved from just a few viewers in Asia to become a worldwide sensation. With more recent changes on how these digital comics were made, they become even more appealing. Back then, when you want to read a comic book, …
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Everything You Need to Know About Self-Publishing Comics

Everything You Need to Know About Self-Publishing Comics | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Comic books represent a huge part of our modern mythology. We all know characters like Spiderman, Batman or Wonder Woman who dominate comic book culture and their adventures have become a phenomenon…
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Magic Leap Secures a Further $502 million in Funding

Magic Leap Secures a Further $502 million in Funding | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
No news on an actual consumer product yet though.
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Orange : 6 mois d’accès à des milliers de magazines, journaux et BD pour les abonnés

Orange : 6 mois d’accès à des milliers de magazines, journaux et BD pour les abonnés | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Bonne nouvelle pour les clients Orange : dès le 5 octobre et jusqu’au 4 avril 2018, une offre découverte donnera accès à 300 magazines et journaux du catalogue ePresse, et à 3000 bandes dessinées sur Izneo. Et c’est sans surcoût et sans engagement.
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[Herald Interview] Kakao seeks to go global with content distribution business: CEO

[Herald Interview] Kakao seeks to go global with content distribution business: CEO | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
In South Korea, Kakao Corp. dominates the mobile scene. Since overtaking the country’s mobile messaging market with KakaoTalk, the company has leveraged the clout of its messenger app to provide a range of new mobile services ranging from games, web comics to payment, e-commerce and even taxi hailing. Despite its domestic glory, 7-year-old Kakao has continuously faced concerns and doubts over its growth potentia
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izneo: Read BD, Comics, Manga 6.4.2 Mod Apk Download Android iOs

izneo: Read BD, Comics, Manga 6.4.2 Mod Apk Download Android iOs | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
izneo: Read BD, Comics, Manga 6.4.2 Mod Apk Download Android iOs What is izneo: Read BD, Comics, Manga aplication ? Provided produced across 2010-06-22 02:43:00 this izneo: Examine BD, Comics, Manga aplication at the moment star a ratting: three.five. that is absolutely higher good quality the fact that has
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Dark Horse's Mike Richardson: Comic Sales Have Been Declining for Years

Dark Horse's Mike Richardson: Comic Sales Have Been Declining for Years | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Comic sales have been declining for years. As cold as you can get it, from a man who knows. Mike Richardson owns more of a comic book publisher than anyone else, in that he owns Dark Horse Comics.
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Selling more comics and more expensive comics to a smaller audience year on year is only helping the market decrease says #DarkHorseComics's MikeRichardson. This is clearly the n°1 challenge facing the worldwide comics industry and this is where digital publishing should come in : @scoopit http://sco.lt/...
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Korean webtoons showcased in France

한국 웹툰, 만화 강국 프랑스 공략 Webtoons are among the most popular forms of entertainment in Korea as they can be enjoyed quickly and conveniently through ou
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Virtual Reality (VR) is the Next Big Medium for Comic Books

Virtual Reality (VR) is the Next Big Medium for Comic Books | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Experience reading comics and graphic novels in a new way as you step through the pages of your favorite comic book characters in Virtual Reality (VR). - You can follow our free Virtual Reality blog for the best information.
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Five Trends To Watch in the Comics Business in 2018

Five Trends To Watch in the Comics Business in 2018 | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Daily coverage of the pop culture products industry, including toys (action figures, models and statues), anime (anime, manga, and Japanese imports), games (collectible card and roleplaying games or ccgs and rpgs), comics (comics and graphic novels), and movie and TV (licensed) merchandise. We feature business news, and in-depth analysis for retailers, publishers, manufacturers, distributors. Trade properties we cover include Star Wars, Star Trek, X-Men, Gundam Wing, Dragonball Z, Pokemon, Akira, Lone Wolf and Cub, Magic the Gathering, Dungeons and Dragons, Mage Knight, Superman, Spider-man, JLA, Batman, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, J.R.R. Tolkien, Sailor Moon, Sandman, Harry Potter. Genres we cover include fantasy, science fiction, horror.
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Promotions - Good deals and low prices BD Comics Manga online

Promotions - Good deals and low prices BD Comics Manga online | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Discover Valerian and Laureline with free volume 1 in extended version! Read for free the comic book that inspired Luc Besson's upcoming movie, Valerian, volume 1, The City of Shifting Waters, in a extended version of nine pages longer format, digital only.
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Marvel announces exclusive comics coming to Kindle and comiXology next year

Marvel announces exclusive comics coming to Kindle and comiXology next year | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Just this week, Marvel Entertainment along with Amazon’s comiXology announced there will be a batch of new comics coming exclusively to the online subscription service. The first title Avenge…
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Comixology launches online self-publishing platform for comic books

Comixology launches online self-publishing platform for comic books | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Digital distribution has spurred new interest in self-publishing, with storefronts like Apple's iBookstore creating special tools for authors who work outside the traditional publisher model
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ICv2'S BD Week 2017

ICv2'S BD Week 2017 | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Daily coverage of the pop culture products industry, including toys (action figures, models and statues), anime (anime, manga, and Japanese imports), games (collectible card and roleplaying games or ccgs and rpgs), comics (comics and graphic novels), and movie and TV (licensed) merchandise. We feature business news, and in-depth analysis for retailers, publishers, manufacturers, distributors. Trade properties we cover include Star Wars, Star Trek, X-Men, Gundam Wing, Dragonball Z, Pokemon, Akira, Lone Wolf and Cub, Magic the Gathering, Dungeons and Dragons, Mage Knight, Superman, Spider-man, JLA, Batman, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, J.R.R. Tolkien, Sailor Moon, Sandman, Harry Potter. Genres we cover include fantasy, science fiction, horror.
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Magic Leap and Madefire delivering VR Comic - VR World

Magic Leap and Madefire delivering VR Comic - VR World | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Secretive augmented-reality start-up Magic Leap is partnering with online comic book publisher Madefire to deliver mixed reality comics to Magic Leap’s devices when they launch. According to Rolling Stone, the news sort of snuck out during a Friday night New York Comic-Con panel with a deliberately vague name: “The Future of Comics in New Realities.” Madefire already has VR apps for the Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear VR, but Magic Leap advisor Andy Lanning has revealed a couple of key differences at the con. The Magic Leap version will apparently feature spatial sound and comics will appear much crisper and more readable on it. So far, Magic
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45e Festival de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême – Du 25 au 28 janvier 2018 - Exposition Cosey – Une quête d’épure

45e Festival de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême – Du 25 au 28 janvier 2018 - Exposition Cosey – Une quête d’épure | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
Élu Grand Prix 2017 du Festival International de la Bande Dessinée, Cosey se verra consacrer en janvier 2018 une exposition rétrospective de plus d'une centaine d'originaux.L'occasion rêvée, pour les familiers de l'auteur suisse et pour l'ensemble des festivaliers, de découvrir certains thèmes récurrents de cette œuvre au long cours qui invite le lecteur au ...
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Iconic French comics characters | Aylist.com

Iconic French comics characters | Aylist.com | Digital Comics | Scoop.it
They've all had adaptations to the silver (or the small) screen -both live-action and animated ones- and even video games. Ten iconic characters to discover or rediscover French-Belgian bande dessinée.
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