In this episode we discuss;
WEBTOON Wednesday – Unlucky Is As Lucky Does
The Comic Source Podcast
- History with comics
- Transitioning to Creator
- Previous Work
- Tell us what the story is all about
- How long have you been working on the idea
- Run down of the main characters
- What are some of the ideas that you are interested in exploring?
- Father/Daughter dynamic?
- Fate or destiny?
- Will we be seeing the other luckies throughout the story?
- Take us through your process for creating a strip?
- Did you develop the look of the world based on how you saw it in your head or is it more a function of your style?
- What is the most challenging part of creating the strip?
- What do you like best about the platform?
- How do you feel about the vertical scroll from a creative standpoint?
- What are your thoughts on the fan community?
- Are there any fan interactions that stand out?
- Have you had the chance to meet any other WEBTOON creators?
- What advice would you give to aspiring creators?
- Anything else?
About the Creator – M. NIres
M. Nires is a Canadian artist/stick figure who once ate pickles and peanut butter
WEBTOON™ is the #1 webcomics app, averaging more than 55 million monthly active users, with north of 15 million daily readers, and more than 100,000,000,000 views annually – more people read web comics on our platform in one day than watch most television shows. Launched in 2014, WEBTOON has become a cultural phenomenon pioneering the distribution and consumption of web-based comics. WEBTOON features a broad and diverse catalog of content – including fantasy, romance, sci-fi, LGBTQ, and more. The WEBTOON app is free to download on Android and iOS devices. The content is free and downloadable, for reading when offline. WEBTOON boasts partnerships with Legendary, Lucasfilm, POW!, Top Cow/Image, and more. WEBTOON takes the comic experience to the next level by providing readers with daily curated content and giving creators an intuitive platform designed to help them easily publish and publicize their own original comics. WEBTOON creators have been nominated for multiple Eisner Awards – three in 2019, nominated for twelve Ringo Awards in 2019 as well as winning seven Ringo Awards in 2018. WEBTOON is available on iOS, Android, and desktop.
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Sizzle Reel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTB2nsr9sA4