What's New

2.2: The grid. A digital frontier.

*SOCKO* Added a new grid layout to the Series page!
- Toggle between grid and list to see series how you want to.

- Fixed a bug with share sheets causing a crash on iOS 7 devices. Our apologies for that.
- Fixed a couple of other rare crashing bugs.

2.1: New Gadgets for the Utility Belt!

*KAPOW* You asked for an easier way to see all your purchases, now you've got it!
- Introducing My Books "In The Cloud".
- Sign in with a Madefire account and see all your purchases across all your devices.
- You'll still see what's "On Device" too, but now you can go back and find purchases easier.

*BLAM* A new single book view!
- A list of features used in each book (e.g, Motion, Sound, Parallax, Pano, Spread pages)
- Preview Images make a triumphant return too!
- More information for your lovely brains to soak in:
- Related works
- Book Details
- Series Details

*KRUNCH* An improved Series view
- More details about each item in the Series
- Covers are always shown now
- Tap an item to be taken to even more details

*ZZZZZWAP* We improved download speeds on all devices! Faster downloads for faster reading!

*SWOOSH* We refreshed our icons and added sizes for native iPhone 6+ support!

*BIFF* Fixed a bug that would crash when you tapped on the cover page of the reading view scrubber.

*THWACK* Fixed an error that caused some books to never download for a few users.

As always we love your feedback. Send us any comments or praise to [email protected] If you've got some time and you really do love Madefire please consider leaving us a positive review on the App Store.

App Description

Featured App Store Editors' Choice with Best of July, Best New Apps, (July 2014) and Best of 2014 awards

Winner of Pipedream Comics Digital Comics App of 2014

Madefire delivers the most innovative mobile and tablet app with its rich catalogue of new digital comics and Motion Books -- the flagship reading experience with added interactivity, sound and motion.

Weekly specials include free comics every Friday and featured day-and-date releases for new comics every Wednesday.

• Experience your favorite superheroes Batman, Superman and the entire DC Universe, Hellboy, Star Trek, My Little Pony and Transformers like never before. With top publishers like DC Comics, IDW, Dark Horse, Oni Press, Liquid, Valiant and Top Cow adding to the Print and Motion Book library, your favorite classics as well as new day-and-date releases are available now and updated weekly.

• Browse hundreds of new print comic titles from top-tier publishers in our new Print Books storefront where we feature famous comics released same-day... all available for direct In-App Purchases.

• Choose your own destiny in our exclusive release with DC Comics, Batman Arkham Origins. The first-of-its kind Motion Book is a prequel to the Batman Arkham Origins video game where multiple story paths unfold multiple outcomes as you choose Batman’s course of action.

• All new characters and stories are available exclusively on Madefire with the download of the free app. What have been coined “myths of the 21st century”, these featured original titles from Madefire have been forged by comic book legends – including Stan Lee, Dave Gibbons, Bill Sienkiewicz, Mike Carey, Clive Barker and Liam Sharp.

• Immerse yourself in a new space; 360 panoramic views, music, sound effects and motion transport you deep into story worlds. You control the pace at which stories unfold on-screen.

• Web-Partner deviantArt is the world’s largest creative community and home of the exclusive Motion Books category. Now featured in the app is a channel dedicated to the "deviants" full of new characters and stories from the indie community.

• Madefire and its catalogue of Print Comics and Motion Books currently feature a wide selection of FREE comics, popular day and date releases, horror comics, kids comics and many more with the catalogue growing by the week. Regardless what you are in to - there is something for you!

Download the free app and find out why it’s not just reading – it’s the future of digital storytelling on Madefire.

“Groundbreaking” – USA Today

“You should check this out” - TIME

“The next big thing in digital comics” – Wired

“Unlike some other reading apps, using Madefire was intuitive” – TechCrunch


We welcome your input and suggestions on how we can improve Accessibility and overall support in Madefire. Email us as [email protected] and we’ll be happy to hear from you.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • May 16, 2015 New version 2.2
  • May 06, 2015 New version 2.1
  • December 16, 2014 New version 2.0.8
  • November 18, 2014 New version 2.0.7
  • October 10, 2014 New version 2.0.5
  • September 18, 2014 New version 2.0.3
  • August 19, 2014 New version 2.0.2
  • August 02, 2014 New version 2.0.1
  • July 24, 2014 New version 2.0.0
  • June 26, 2014 New version 1.8.8
  • April 23, 2014 New version 1.8.7
  • April 10, 2014 New version 1.8.6
  • April 03, 2014 New version 1.8.5
  • March 11, 2014 New version 1.8.4
  • February 23, 2014 New version 1.8.3
  • February 09, 2014 New version 1.8.2
  • December 19, 2013 New version 1.8.1
  • September 19, 2013 New version 1.8.0
  • September 13, 2013 New version 1.7.8
  • August 29, 2013 New version 1.7.7
  • August 16, 2013 New version 1.7.6
  • July 31, 2013 New version 1.7.5
  • July 17, 2013 New version 1.7.4
  • July 01, 2013 New version 1.7.3
  • June 13, 2013 New version 1.7.2
  • May 28, 2013 New version 1.7.1
  • April 30, 2013 New version 1.7.0
  • April 02, 2013 New version 1.6.2
  • March 13, 2013 New version 1.6.1
  • February 15, 2013 New version 1.6.0
  • November 30, 2012 New version 1.4.2
  • October 15, 2012 Initial release