DC Comics Android App Arrives Just Before Comic-Con 2011
Fans of DC Comics, or just comics in general, will be pleased to hear about a new DC Comics App arriving to an Android near you just in time for San Diego, Comic-Con 2011. DC Comics decided to partner with comiXology, maker of the popular comic book reader app with the same name. The result is the first DC-branded app for Android that lets your purchase and read some of your favorite titles on your android smartphone or tablet. You can download over 3,000 titles from DC Comics and Vertigo, and they are available for purchase from $0.99 to $2.99 per issue. You can even access your purchases through your PC as well. Here's a quote from the comiXology blog,
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“This launch is another great milestone in our digital strategy,” stated Hank Kanalz, senior vice president of digital for DC Entertainment. “Our goal is to make DC Comics available to the broadest audience possible and this Android launch extends our reach among mobile phones and tablets. We want our readers to enjoy comics whenever and wherever they want, be it at home, work or while walking around San Diego Comic-Con.”
Source: PhoneArena and comiXology.com