Aspen teams with iVerse for digital distribution
Aspen Comics sent over a press release earlier today detailing their plans to offer their comics digitally through iVerse‘s Comics+ application. They also plan to participate in the Diamond Digital retailer initiative that iVerse and Diamond Comics Distributors are set to launch later this summer.
Titles now available on the Comics+ app for the various iOS devices include Fathom, Executive Assistant: Iris, Soulfire and Shrugged. comiXology announced last month that they would be carrying Aspen titles as well.
You can find the complete press release on the iVerse announcement after the jump.
Update: Aspen Comics are also available on Graphicly.
ASPEN COMICS EXPANDS ITS DIGITAL PRESENCE TEAMING UP WITH IVERSE MEDIA
Popular Independent Publisher Brings Classic and New Titles to One of the Most Successful Digital Platforms
Waco, TX/Los Angeles, CA – 6/21/11 – iVerse Media is happy to announce they are expanding their digital presence by adding Aspen Comics to the already impressive list of publishers currently listed in the Comics+ app. Aspen will also be participating in the Diamond Digital retailer initiative with iVerse and Diamond Distribution, to be launched later this summer.
“Aspen is extremely pleased to be partnering up with iVerse Media to bring our growing library of titles to their awesome platform, “said Aspen Editor-In-Chief Vince Hernandez. “We look forward to providing brand new as well as popular existing Aspen content for their customers, who can expect the same level of quality we’re known for on all our future digital releases with iVerse.”
iVerse Media CEO, Michael Murphey, said “We couldn’t be more excited to have Aspen on board. These are some of the highest quality books on the market today – and they just pop digitally. They’re beautiful books, and an essential addition to our digital comics offerings.”
The initial list of books to be released today in the Comics+ app include:
Executive Assistant: Iris Preview FREE
Executive Assistant: Iris #0 FREE
Executive Assistant: Iris #1 $1.99
Executive Assistant: Iris #2 $1.99
Fathom Vol.1 #0 FREE
Fathom Vol.1 #1 $1.99
Fathom Vol.1 #2 $1.99
Shrugged Preview FREE
Shrugged #0 FREE
Shrugged #1 $1.99
Shrugged #2 $1.99
Titles are available now in the Comics + Application for iOS. For more information visit: http://comicspl.us
About Aspen Comics
Aspen MLT, Inc. is an entertainment publishing company founded in January 2003 by superstar comic artist Michael Turner. Aspen produces the popular series Fathom, the hit fantasy series Soulfire, the smash hit Lady Mechanika, the acclaimed series Shrugged, as well as new series such as Broken Pieces, Charismagic, Dellec, Executive Assistant: Iris, Mindfield, and The Scourge in association with Valhalla Motion Pictures. As well as publishing their own line of books, Aspen MLT Inc. continually collaborates on the comic industry’s most exciting titles including Marvel’s Civil War and World War Hulk, and DC Comics’ Identity Crisis and Brightest Day events. Aspen has branched into other media forms and continues to do so. Aspen has produced original content and designs for such clients as Marvel Comics, DC Comics, NBC, American Express and more.
About iVerse Media
iVerse Media is a digital content distributor focused on the world of comics and popular culture. Founded in 2008, the company was one of the first to launch digital comics on Apple’s iOS platform. As of June 2011 almost 5 Million products in the iOS App Store have been downloaded that are powered by iVerse, making the “iVerse Engine” one of the most popular and widely used platforms for reading digital comics. The company is principally located in Waco, TX.