Press release

01/03/2019

The digital comic book platform Izneo is now available on the Nintendo Switch!

1st March 2019 - izneo, the number one platform for digital Comic books, European Comics, Mangas and webtoons is now available on the Nintendo Switch. Thanks to izneo, Nintendo Switch owners can now access their favorite digital content anywhere at anytime! The rich izneo catalog can be displayed on the portable console screen on the go and enjoyed on the big screen of a tv in dock mode.

 


Izneo offers more than 30,000 books in a vast array of genres. Rich with European comics due to the company’s origin, the platform also features an ever growing number of US Comics, Mangas, Graphic Novels and Webtoons. This is the perfect opportunity to discover new artists and stories like the Netflix sensation Umbrella Academy as well as catching up with the classics like Hellboy, Tank Girl, Sin City, Lucky Luke, Doctor Who, Assassin’s Creed and Appleseed to name a few!

 

Readers can either purchase individual books or subscribe to izneo premium and get unlimited access to 1,500+ books from renowned publishers like Europe Comics, Dark Horse, IDW, Dynamite Entertainment, Archie and Lion Forge Comics for only £6.99 a month. By downloading the content on their system’s memory, users can then enjoy reading books without a permanent internet connection. Izneo is road trip ready!

 

“With the launch of our platform on the Nintendo Switch, izneo is reaching a new phase of its development. We are offering more content in the English language than ever before for every genre of our catalog and we’re not going to stop anytime soon” Luc Bourcier, CEO of Izneo said. “Our first goal was to make the digital comic books accessible on the go. The Nintendo Switch versatility, enjoyable either in a nomad way or connected to a TV, introduced us to a new way of enjoying our digital content on a big screen. We are happy to be part of the very few non gaming application on the console”.

 

Highlights

 
  • Highest quality digital comic books

  • Innovative reader with the exclusive panel by panel reading mode Eazycomics

  • Unmatched variety including the innovative Korean webtoons

  • Cross platform content access (computer, smartphone, tablet, console and soon Android based connected TVs..)

 

Watch the launch trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n00eSLFl8sA

 

Assets are available to download from: This Google Drive folder

 

Nintendo links:
UK: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Nintendo-Switch-download-software/izneo-1523006.html 

US: https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/izneo-switch

Canada, English: https://www.nintendo.com/en_CA/games/detail/izneo-switch

Canada, French: https://www.nintendo.com/fr_CA/games/detail/izneo-switch-fr

 

To keep up to date with all the information on izneo please like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

 

Members of the media are invited to reach out to set up their free VIP account.

 

Contact

Vincent Gallopain: V.Gallopain@izneo.com

 

About Izneo

Izneo is the first global online comics platform. Available at all time on the following systems; Computer, Smartphone, tablet, Nintendo Switch and soon Nvidia Shield, Izneo offers to discover, read and acquire the largest catalog of comics, European comics, mangas, graphic novels and Webtoons. On top of an ever growing catalog, Izneo provides also recommendations from other readers and the very best digital reading experience out there! Izneo was founded by the major comic books publishers in 2010 with the help of the CNL, Oseo and the BPI. Izneo shareholders list includes Fnac and the following publishers: Ankama, Bamboo, Bayard, Casterman, Dargaud, Dupuis, Le Lombard, Rue de Sèvres and Steinkis. Izneo offers multiple options to access its impressive catalog: some titles are free to read, some are for sale and a subscription model offers unlimited access to thousands of titles.

 

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