Although the idea behind this app is great, it seems that it needs some optimization, especially when it comes to the loading speed.
ComiXology is an Amazon platform for digital comics, graphic novels, and mangas. ComiXology features numerous publishers, including Marvel, DC Comics, Archie, Image comics, IDW Publishing, and many more. New releases are uploaded the same day as print editions to the platform and overall, ComiXology offers a great introduction to comics and manga. In this article, we discuss some of the main features of the app.
Here are some of ComiXology main features:
- Large catalogue: ComiXology has an amazing library, offering the impressive number of over 100,000 comics, graphics novels and manga. Add to this over 75 publishers.
- Explore: you can discover new comics, graphic novels, and manga by browsing by series, publisher, creator, top ratings, arcs, genres...
- Self-publish: more than enjoying other people’s art, why don’t you offer the enjoyment of your own work to others? ComiXology is the easiest way to self-publish your work.
- Indie: ComiXology gives special attention and welcomes independent authors.
How Does ComiXology Work?
ComiXology’s interface is pretty simple and intuitive: you can either connect with your Amazon account or your ComiXology account. You can browse free comics, buy others, or opt for the Unlimited subscription. The comiXology app allows you to choose a directory for your downloads.
Is ComiXology Safe?
ComiXology has no history of security issues - the app seems rather safe. The platform reassures its users that the bought comics, graphic novels and manga will always be available.
Is ComiXology Free?
This is a free trial that expires after 30 days of use. After that, it costs $5.99 a month for the comiXology Unlimited subscription option. You can also buy individual issues. There are often comiXology sales.
In order to run ComiXology on your device, you need Android 5.0 and up. For iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch you will need iOS 9.0 or later. Is there a comiXology Kindle option? If you sign up with your Amazon Account, you will be able to read many Kindle-purchased comics.
Images: Google Play/comiXology