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Digital comics startup Madefire launches its first virtual reality app

When digital comics startup Madefire announced its latest funding round a few days ago, co-founder and CEO Ben Wolstenholme said the company was getting ready to move into virtual and augmented realit

Madefire, a digital comics startup with an eye on virtual reality, raises $6.5M

Just in time for New York Comic Con, Madefire is announcing that it has raised $6.5 million in Series B funding. Madefire co-founder and CEO Ben Wolstenholme said the funding — which was led by Sant

Madefire Partners With DC On Batman: Arkham Origins Interactive Graphic Novel, Digital First Titles

California comics startup Madefire has a big new partnership announcement: the young company is teaming up with comics industry giant DC for a number of new titles, including a graphic novel based aro

Madefire Raises $5.2M, True Ventures-Led Round As It Tries To Reinvent Digital Comics

"Motion books" platform <a target="_blank" href="http://www.madefire.com">Madefire</a> is announcing that it has raised $5.2 million in Series A funding. Madefire's motion books are essentially com

Madefire Partners with deviantART To Bring Its ‘Motion Books’ To The Web (And Start Charging For Them)

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.madefire.com">Madefire</a>, the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/09/27/madefire-iphone/">True Ventures-backed startup</a> building a new kind of digital co

True Ventures-Backed Madefire Brings Its Digital Comics To The iPhone

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.madefire.com">Madefire</a> just launched the iPhone (and iPod Touch) version of its comics-reading app, expanding beyond the iPad and optimizing the experience for

Madefire Reinvents Comics For The iPad, Signs Up True Ventures And Watchmen Artist Dave Gibbons

Comic books have made a pretty smooth transition onto the iPad — in fact, the Comixology app has become my preferred method of reading new issues. But the founders of a startup called <a target="_bl