Dark Horse Digital Store Opens April 27th!

As we previously told you, Dark Horse Comics is set to release its own comics app featuring some of Dark Horse's biggest and coolest titles including Hellboy, BPRD, Conan and more. The company has set the date of April 27th to unleash the app onto the iTunes store, pre-loaded with the first issue of Hellboy: Seed of Destruction!

Check out the official press release here and watch our video of a complete demonstration of the app from this year's C2E2 after the jump!

One of the most eagerly anticipated programs in the history of Dark Horse is announced today, as the Dark Horse Digital app and store will launch in exactly one week.

As previously mentioned, the Dark Horse Comics iOS digital app will be available for free download in the iTunes store. The app will feature the first issue of Hellboy: Seed of Destruction already pre-loaded into your collection. Thanks to those fans who signed up for our Dark Horse Digital newsletter so far, users will also be able to download the full first issues of Criminal Macabre, Abe Sapien: The Drowning, and Joss Whedon’s Fray for free! There are still two more issues yet to be unlocked and an iPad 2 up for grabs, so please visit digital.darkhorse.com to sign up for our digital newsletter today!

In addition to the iPhone and iPad, Dark Horse digital comics will be able to be read on any modern web browser. A native Android app is currently in development. In the meantime, the Dark Horse digital store launches with hundreds of our most popular titles, including Mass Effect, Serenity, Conan, The Goon, Hellboy, BPRD, and more!

C2E2 2011: Jeremy Atkins Demos Dark Horse Comics' Digital App

Dig this story? Then you'll probably dig these too!

Sanford Greene Wants to Give You a 'Rotten Apple'

WonderCon 2011: Buffy Season 9, Angel, and Dollhouse News!

--

Discuss this story in our Comics forums! Follow @MTVGeek on Twitter and be sure to "like" us on Facebook for the best geek news about comics, toys, gaming and more!