Those familiar with digital comics are well acquainted with the platform Comixology. Most comics publishers sell their digital comics through Comixology, including Marvel, DC, Image, IGN, and Dark Horse. As a subsidiary of Amazon, buying comics on Kindle means you can also read them on the Comixology app and on Comixology.com.
The exciting news here is Polygon worked with Comixology to secure an exclusive site-wide discount for our readers. You can use the coupon code POLYGON5 to save $5 on any order of $20 or more. The promotion runs from Feb. 1 through 11:59 p.m. on Feb. 3, so jump on this deal while you can.
If you’re interested in picking up on this deal, but you have no idea where to start, Polygon Comics Editor Susana Polo has picked out recommendations on what to pick up this weekend.
What’s hot right now
These are the big Marvel and DC stories that everyone is talking about.
- Avengers: No Surrender — Marvel is doing some serious retconning in this Avengers team-up series.
- Dark Nights: Metal — In this Justice League crossover event, the heroes are forced to battle alternate universe “Nightmare Batmen” that are indeed very metal.
- Doomsday Clock — The highly anticipated year-long series that merges the universe of the Justice League with that of the Watchmen is making some big changes to the DCU.
From page to screen
Brush up on Black Panther’s origin story before his big screen release, or revisit what the kids of Riverdale were like before they got the CW treatment.
- Rise of the Black Panther — This is the best introduction to the King of Wakanda that you can read right now.
- Archie — Of course, if you’re digging Riverdale like we are, you can pick up the series set in the world of the TV show, but it’s also fun to remember how wholesome Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead were before they turned into angsty, horny millennials.
- The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina — Assuming you can’t get enough of the teens of Riverdale, you can check out Sabrina the Teenage Witch’s horror series that’s gotten a two-season order from Netflix.
Even more deals
Comixology runs sales all the time, thematically grouped by publisher or series. Here’s what’s discounted now.