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Madefire is an app, available for both iOS and Android phones, which gives you access to a whole world of Motion Books alongside hundreds of conventional print comics. Recently, in partnership with DeviantArt, we released the Motion Book Tool - a completely free resource. This allows anyone with a computer and an internet connection to create their own Motion Books, empowering creators to push the comic book medium in new directions.





MONO: Pacific - Episode 5 by MadefireStudios
MONO: Pacific - Episode 5
It's 1945 and World War II is nearing it's apocalyptic conclusion.

In the Pacific Theater, the Japanese are preparing for one final, deadly gambit...and all that stands between annihilation of the American fleet is the British ape-human secret agent Mono!

From the mind of New York Times best-selling writer Brian Wood (Star Wars; X-Men) and illustrated by international sensation Sergio Sandoval (Uncharted; Batman) comes a two-fisted tale of adventure, drama, and mind-blowing action!

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Clive Barker's Next Testament - Episode 5 by MadefireStudios
Clive Barker's Next Testament - Episode 5
Wick's flock continues to grow, but this brings him no pleasure — what he asks of Julian next may bring his closest disciple to the breaking point. Meanwhile, Tristan & Elspeth meet a pastor who knows plenty about both of them...and Julian.
Injustice: Gods Among Us - Year Three - Episode 4 by MadefireStudios
Injustice: Gods Among Us - Year Three - Episode 4
A new resistance to Superman’s reign is forming, and it’s ready to take on Superman from a new angle – one Batman isn’t comfortable with. John Constantine has begun to gather demons and supernatural beings to bring down this dictatorship. Might has failed. It’s time for magic!
Infinite Crisis - Episode 23 by MadefireStudios
Infinite Crisis - Episode 23
With Nightmare Brainiac's army of Metallos bearing down upon them, the Multiverse heroes are forced to put their faith in the one man they trust the least...Lex Luthor of the Gaslight world.
Infinite Crisis - Episode 22 by MadefireStudios
Infinite Crisis - Episode 22
An army of Nightmare Metallos overwhelms the stronghold of the Monitor. Can even the combined might of the Multiverse heroes stop them?


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Company | Motion Books
Berkeley, CA, USA
Drumroll please...and the winner is...

Greetings everyone!

It’s been a busy month so far (as we all just got back from New York Comic Con a few days ago, phew!) and boy did we have fun going through the entries for the Fran Kenstein Artist Challenge—thanks again for everyone who entered or supported us, we had a blast! We hope you did, too! It was tough coming to a consensus but we eventually did…

And so without further adieu, I’d like to introduce our winner:

Congratulations Morgan Long (Felis-M) as the winner in the Fran Kenstein Artist Challenge! She really went all-out with her sample, even coloring and lettering the piece, and we felt she wonderfully captured the spirit of the character and world. Judge Dave Gibbons even went so far as to note “it has a magical quality”. 

MorganLong Fran Kenstein by MadefireStudios

So excited to get the project moving forward with you on board!

Also, we were so thrilled with the quality of submissions that we have a few more announcements…first up, thank you Amelia Parris (FlossAndChaos) for your submission:

AmeliaParris Fran Kenstein2 by MadefireStudios

and John McGuinness

JohnMcGuinness Fran Kenstein3 by MadefireStudios

They equally did such a fine job with their samples that we’re planning on bringing them on board for some future projects we have cooking…great work you two! 

Last, but certainly not least, Rich Fuscia
(Fusciart) who not only created his sample page for the contest but also built it as a Motion Book! We were so impressed by the clever build that we’ve asked him to be the guest ‘builder’ for the Fran story—and he’s agreed to it! Hooray!

We’re absolutely thrilled at how well everything went and we’d like to thank every contestant who put time and effort into their submissions. You guys all ROCK! We’d also like to thank our panel of terrific guest judges for their help and insight and enthusiasm!

Until the next challenge!



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ringtailmaster Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2014
your style is amazing n_n
ookamedias Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
great work !
lexxii Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Great Gallery:)

Invite to join :iconcutieshots: A Diverse Super Group Featuring many galleries for all artists to display their fine art:)
Hope to see you real soon!!
GoldenBrownNugget Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Im not a fan of MLP:FIM.
ttruths Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Then deal with it. Not everyone would change it just for a kid like you.
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