Ka-Pow! Marvel partners with Dreamscape to produce superhero audiobooks from classic Marvel comics

Variety reports this week that Marvel Entertainment has partnered with Dreamscape Media to turn some classic comic titles into audiobooks. If you’e thinking that’s a bit like trying to put a square peg in a round hole, join the club. But no, it’s not April 1st and it does seem this is for real. Dreamscape Read More …

North America digital comics market worth upwards of $100 million in 2018. More when subscriptions factored in

It’s anyone’s guess what the value of the global comics market is, but for North America the best valuation we have for 2018 is $1.095 billion, of which at least $100 million came in from digital. That’s according to ICv2, which reports the Kindle store leading sales for manga, and the second largest venue for Read More …

Publishing News-In-Brief – 6 October 2017

Marvel comes to Madefire. Reprints and new jackets for the Nobel Prize winner. Faber profits soar.   Marvel comes to Madefire One of the most exciting aspects of the Global New Renaissance is the way publishers are innovating, breaking new ground in digital techniques as they endeavour to connect with readers beyond the inked page of Read More …