Leader in Subscription Digital Comics Offers Access to Rare Titles
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 1st, 2012 — ComicBin, the leading provider of subscription digital comic books, has added the Alterna Comics line to its service. The ComicBin subscription service offers members access to over 200 digital editions of Golden Age comics, and starting immediately, includes 25 titles from award-winning comic publisher Alterna Comics.
ComicBin’s initial catalog consists of licensed content from popular publishers and public domain comic books from the early 1940s and 1950s. Over the coming months, the service will expand its offerings to thousands of comic books. The service offers ad supported and pay tiers with premium content.. More information about the service is available at http://comicb.in.
Jason Goldsmith, founder and CEO, says: “There are thousands of comic books that fans never get to see because they are difficult to find or prohibitively expensive. With today’s release we are putting some of the best comic books into the hands of fans where they can be enjoyed online. This is just the first, small step towards bringing comic books to the world and we’re excited about many more steps to come.”
About Alterna Comics
An independent publisher of creator-owned graphic novels and trades, Alterna Comics was created by president and publisher Peter Simeti on January 4th, 2007. Their first published comic was the now-canceled “Spectrum” which saw a two issue run and was written and illustrated by Peter Simeti. Their first nationally distributed title was Michael S. Bracco’s “Birth” in January 2008. Since that time, Alterna has published a variety of genres, including but not limited to: horror, sci-fi, suspense, humor, superhero, children’s titles, and fantasy/adventure. For more information, visit http://alternacomics.com.
ComicBin is an innovative digital publishing service offering comic book fans instant access to the rich history of the comic book medium. ComicBin’s subscription service encourages readers to explore the breadth of content created throughout the industry’s long and storied past without resorting to piracy.
ComicBin provides users with a legal, easy to use comic book reader and provides fair compensation to publishers, creators and IP holders through a free-to-the-user ad supported model and a premium, paid model. ComicBin bridges the gap between comic book enthusiasts and the creators and also provides an opportunity for independent comics to reach the same audience as major publishers. More information about the service is available at http://comicb.in.
For more information please contact the ComicBin press office at [email protected] or by telephone at (209) CMICBIN (209-264-2246).