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Series 2 Episode 4 – Revenue Streams

This week, the Web Comics Company splits the podcast into two parts. Part one discusses print-based revenue streams, such as books and art commissions, while part two looks at digital revenue streams, such as ebooks, advertising and try before you buy models. Comics and websites mentioned this week are: Gunnerkrigg Court The Humble Indie Bundle […]

Series 2 Episode 3 – Copying Others: How Much Is Too Much?

This week, Matt gets replaced by a robot from Doctor Who but the Web Comics Company soliders on regardless. We’re discussing the fine line between inspiration and copying. Where does one become the other? Listen in and find out! Listener contributions come from Ben Chamberlain of Supermassive Black Hole A* and Stef Marcinkowski of Sarah Zero. […]

Preview Blog: Copying Others: How Much is Too Much?

Episode 3 preview blog, by Zoë Kirk-Robinson. Listen to the episode here. We all have people or media that has inspired us; it’s something fundamental to human nature. Even going back to antiquity, the Iliad has fanfiction and there are responses to ancient Greek plays that themselves got plays written in response. We take what […]

Comic Fridays 3: The Right Character for the Story

Episode 3 of Comic Fridays discusses how to fit the right character to the right story; the launch of the British Comic Awards, the return of The Web Comics Company podcast; and reviews 2000AD #1790, Vampire Free Style, and It’s Just Josh. Intro & Outtro music: “2025” by DoKashiteru (feat. Colin Mutchler, murat ses) […]