01 Mar '13, 4pm

Comic Books Go Digital - IEEE Spectrum

For years, fans like myself have been flocking to local comic-book stores every Wednesday to pick up newly arrived issues of The Avengers , Batman , and X-Men . And lately, we’ve had the option to power up our tablets or computers and purchase a digital copy, including back issues of 30 000 older DC, Marvel, and other comics. While these electronic editions are a boon for readers who can’t get to the store, they’re little more than straightforward replicas of made-for-print content in screen-viewable form, rather than content created with the screen in mind. Mercifully, there are some signs of progress, with smaller publishers leading the way. There are several reasons why the comic-book industry’s embrace of digital has been considerably slower than a speeding bullet. First and foremost, the industry fears cannibalizing already-low print sales, which would threaten the fr...

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/tools-toys/comic-books...

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