February 25, 2015 in News (E)
[prMac.com] New York, New York - The Copious Amounts Press produced a graphic novel series by Andrea Grant; the MINX comics, now make their online debut on the world's largest and fastest growing global digital cross-platform newsstand and magazine & book store, Magzter. The MINX comic series is based on the myth and popular saying, "If you die in your dreams, you die in real life..." The series tells the travails of the half-Native American Minx for whom this is not superstition but a reality.
MINX has enjoyed an extensive fan following in the United States with its print editions and now will expand its reader base digitally, to over 25+ million users on Magzter. The series will find plenty of takers who enjoy the fiction, fantasy and comic genres on Magzter. Its expert weaving of Native American mythology with clever contemporary fantasy and the duality of human nature will have readers enraptured.
A struggling young artist in New York City, Minx, undergoes life's biggest change, forever; after suffering a vicious attack and slipping into a coma. When she wakes up, she finds herself in Dreamtime; the alternate reality that humans inhabit when they sleep. With this transition comes great revelation and profound responsibility as Minx evolves into a sophisticated warrior, charged with protecting people from a complex agenda that seeks to transform nightmares into realities and realities into nightmares. The story is by Andrea Grant and has art by Rey Arzeno.
"I'm thrilled to partner with Magzter as the exclusive online distributor of the MINX comic series. With millions of subscribers and high quality presentation, Magzter will help us attract a global audience that we could never reach through print distribution alone. People are viewing media in a completely different way nowadays, and Magzter provides an engaging platform." - Andrea Grant, Author of the MINX Comic Book Series.
"I'd like to thank the team at MINX comics for choosing Magzter as the exclusive online distributor for its books, globally. This is a great boost for us! A gripping combination of fiction and fantasy, the Minx series of comics present the vigilante heroine as a stunning result of conspiracy, ancient prophecy, and betrayal." - Girish Ramdas, CEO, Magzter Inc.
"As an ardent fan of comics, first of all I'd like to welcome the MINX comic series to Magzter and then say 'thank you' for choosing to partner with us, exclusively; for digital distribution. We just recently crossed the 25 million digital users mark and are happy to share the amazing content from MINX with our readers." - Vijay Radhakrishnan, President, Magzter Inc.
Andrea Grant started Copious Amounts Press in Vancouver in 2001 with the launch of Copious Magazine. Copious Magazine gained an underground following in Vancouver, and associated itself with the spoken-word scene. In 2009, she released an art book, The Pin-Up Poet, featuring her original poetry juxtaposed with photographs of her Pin-Up characters. Some of the poetry was featured in her August 2009 interview and photo shoot with Toro Magazine. In December 2010, Copious Productions was launched, a division of the company that produces custom comics in which clients can become characters.
Magzter counts among its publisher customers some marquee names including Hearst (USA), American Media (USA), Bloomberg (USA), Dennis Publishing (UK), Time Inc. UK, Media24 (South Africa), Edipresse Asia (Hong Kong), India Today Group (India), WorldWide Media (India), Maxim Inc. (USA), Black Enterprise (USA), Singapore Press Holdings (Singapore), RBA (Spain) and Grupo Expansion (Mexico). Magzter has been rapidly increasing its publisher base with magazines from over 50 countries including the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, and more; making it truly the #1 choice for magazine readers and publishers globally.
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6/6 Plus
* Requires iOS 7.0 or later
* 16.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Magzter - Magazine & Book Store 4.0.1 is free and available worldwide through the App Store in the News category. The annual subscription to MINX is priced at USD $19.99. Get issues 1-4 on Magzter! The magazine also launched a path-breaking "All You Can Read" subscription service called Magzter GOLD on January 19, 2015, which gives digital readers unlimited access to 2,000+ magazines for a low monthly price. The app is also available on Google Play, and Windows 8, the web, Amazon App Store, Kindle Fire, and NOOK and is expanding to more platforms soon. Magzter's easy purchase and renewal systems ensure subscriptions are paid on time, eliminating the need for paper checks and postal mail issues. Users can buy their magazines on any of the above devices/platforms and seamlessly port their purchases to any other devices, a feature unique to Magzter.
Magzter Inc. is the world's largest and fastest growing self-service, cross-platform digital magazine store and newsstand with over 24 million digital consumers, more than 5,000 magazines, thousands of books from over 2,000 publishers. Headquartered in New York, Magzter has its local offices in London, Paris, Barcelona, Munich, Amsterdam, Cape Town, Chennai and Singapore and will soon be expanding to other countries. Founded by global entrepreneurs, Girish Ramdas and Vijayakumar Radhakrishnan in June 2011, Magzter enables magazine publishers around the world to create and deliver digital editions of their titles to global consumers. Powered by its proprietary OREY Click Publishing System(R), Magzter also enables their customers to publish interactive/audio-visual content in the magazine as it supports HTML 5. Magzter launched Magzter GOLD subscription service to give digital readers unlimited access to 1000s of magazines for a low monthly price. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2015 Magzter Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.