Colo. – Graphic.ly, a digital
content delivery platform for comics and other publications, announced on Wednesday
that it has acquired iFanboy, an online news and community site for comics and
graphic novel enthusiasts.
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
founders of iFanboy will join Graphic.ly, while their site will remain intact
and editorially independent from Graphic.ly.
"As community and content
become more and more entwined, Graphic.ly wants to be at the forefront of the
new digital comic age. By acquiring iFanboy, we become part of one of the best
communities in the industry," said Micah Baldwin, CEO and co-founder of Graphic.ly.