Comics, comiXology and Amazon today announce a distribution agreement
making AfterShock Comics’ growing slate of edgy, new titles from top
including Garth Ennis, Paul Jenkins, Brian Azzarello, Marguerite
Bennett, David Hine, Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Jordan
for sale on the comiXology platform as well as Amazon’s Kindle Store.
Today’s debut sees the addition of comics such as Replica,
InSeXts, SuperZero, Dreaming Eagles and American Monster, available on
both comiXology and the Kindle Store.
official launch less than a year ago, AfterShock has experienced
incredible traction and acclaim through our inaugural titles from some
of the industry’s most celebrated creators,” said
Mike Marts, AfterShock’s Editor-in-Chief. “We’re extremely proud of our
growing content library and excited to offer AfterShock’s current and
future titles to a much wider audience through this partnership with
comiXology and Kindle.”
that AfterShock Comics is doing great things with their expanding
line-up of original titles from top comics creators, so we’re thrilled
to share these hot new series with our avid
comiXology and Kindle comics fans,” said comiXology’s co-founder and
CEO, David Steinberger. “From suburban suspense and WWII aerial
adventures to sci-fi detective stories, Victorian erotic horror and
more, AfterShock Comics has an incredibly diverse line-up
of comics that we’re sure has something for everyone to enjoy!”
digital debut of AfterShock Comics on comiXology and the Kindle Store
sees all the following titles available, with the addition of Strayer #1
on January 27th:
- American Monster #1
- Replica #1-2
- InSeXts #1-2
- SuperZero #1-2
- Dreaming Eagles #1For more information visit aftershock.world
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75,000 comics, graphic novels and manga from more than 75 publishers,
comiXology offers the widest selection of digital comics in the world.
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About AfterShock Comics
April 2015, AfterShock Comics is a comic book company that combines the
creative edge of an independent comic book publisher with the strengths
and experience of a traditional powerhouse.
In addition to Editor-in-Chief Mike Marts, formerly executive editor at
both Marvel and D.C., AfterShock’s executive team includes: Publisher
Joe Pruett; CEO Jon Kramer, an entertainment entrepreneur with extensive
worldwide production and distribution experience;
President Lee Kramer, a film/TV production and development executive
who has worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood; and Senior
VP of Investor Relations Jawad Qureshi, an experienced Silicon Valley
entrepreneur and investor.
an Amazon.com, Inc. subsidiary (NASDAQ:AMZN), has revolutionized the
comic book and graphic novel industry by delivering a cloud-based
digital comics platform that makes discovering,
buying and reading comics more fun than ever before. ComiXology’s
Guided View reading technology transforms the comic book medium into an
immersive and cinematic experience, helping comiXology become a top ten
grossing iPad app in 2011 and 2012 and the top
grossing non-game iPad app in 2012 and 2013. Offering the broadest
library of comic book content from over 75 publishers – and independent
creators as well – comiXology will not stop until everyone on the face
of the planet has become a comic book fan. ComiXology
is based in New York City, with operations in Seattle, Los Angeles and
Paris. For more information visit www.comixology.com.
opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995. The company is guided by four
principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion
for invention, commitment to operational
excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping,
personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle
Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and
Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered
by Amazon. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/about.