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UClick releases Bone on iPhone, iPod
UCLICK Digital Entertainment has recently launched Jeff Smith’s Bone comic for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The comic has been specifically tailored for the iPhone, taking full advantage of the full-color LCD screen and Multi-touch display. Fans can move back and forth through stories with a simple swipe of their finger.
“Uclick has collected an incredible portfolio of comics, and now we are reinventing distribution through new channels that expand the reach for our creators,” said Uclick CEO Douglas Edwards. “The iPhone and iPod Touch App Store is a fabulous new medium that greatly enhances our distribution and ability to engage millions of new consumers with the power of graphic story telling.”
Uclick has collected an incredible portfolio of comics, and now we are reinventing distribution through new channels that expand the reach for our creators. It was no accident that Bone was the selected as the first graphic novel for the iPhone. Originally launched in 1991 as a self-published comic book, it was available only on the shelves of specialty stores. Bone quickly gained momentum and became a national phenomenon with a dedicated fan base. Word of mouth, critical acclaim and a string of major awards later propelled Bone to the forefront of the comic book industry.