After months of speculation and build up, ComicBlitz, the latest entry into the digital comics app space has launched, just ahead of New York Comic Con. The newest digital comics app is an all you can read subsription servive available for iOS. You can get the app now for the iPad (iOS8 or later) through the iTunes store.
The app is launching with 2,000 comics and over 50,000 pages and includes comics from Valiant, Dynamite Entertainment, Aspen, Zenescope, Action Lab Entertainment, and more.
As mentioned in their release, Chief Executive Office Jordan Plosky said the company’s goal is to make digital comics more affordable as well as getting more people reading than ever before. The hope is to offer a true binge reading experience.
Subscribers will be able to download up to 1GB of comics for offline reading, create custom reading lists, a bookshelf where you can save comics to read later, as well as rating and reviewing comics.
Those who subscribe for a membership today will get the first month of service free. New subscribers will also be entered to win prizes from the apps’ launch publishers. Subscriptions will run $9.99 according to the website.