DC Comics, Inc. has recently announced that it plans to release digital versions of future comic books on the same day as their paper counterparts hit stores. The scheme, called "Day and Date Digital," was announced alongside DC's new "52" series.
Image Comics has now followed Marvel and DC Comics into the iPad digital world. This morning, the Berkeley, California-based company launched the Image Comics app for iPad and iPhone/iPod touch. The company is committed to providing a forum for independent comic book creators.