ComiXology, which already permits users to “gift” purchases, is now offering an “eGift Card” to make holiday shopping a heck of a lot easier. They’re available in amounts ranging from $10 to $500, with no extra fees and, best of all, no expiration dates.
“Shopping for friends, family and loved ones is hard, especially if they’re comic fans, so the comiXology eGift Card takes out the guess work and makes it easy to be a comics gifting hero,” comiXology CEO David Steinberger said in a statement. “The comiXology eGift Card is another way we’re making it easy for comics fans to get and give the comics they love.”
There’s a handy eGift Cards FAQ on the comiXology website covering everything from setting a date for the card to arrive to how to check your card balance. Read the full press release below.
ComiXology Unveils eGift Cards Just In Time For The Holidays
Now it’s easier than ever before to spread the love of comics and graphic novels
November 18th, 2013 – New York, NY. – Want to give the gift of comics, but don’t know which to buy? ComiXology makes it easy with today’s debut of our new eGift Card. With over 40,000 comics and graphic novels to give this holiday season or any time, comiXology – the revolutionary cloud-based digital comics platform – lets you give that special someone eGift Cards ranging from $10 to $500 redeemable at www.comixology.com with no hidden fees or expiration dates.
“Shopping for friends, family and loved ones is hard, especially if they’re comic fans, so the comiXology eGift Card takes out the guess work and makes it easy to be a comics gifting hero,” says comiXology co-founder and CEO David Steinberger. “The comiXology eGift Card is another way we’re making it easy for comics fans to get and give the comics they love. “
Getting a comiXology eGift Card is easy! Just visit www.comixology.com/egift-cards, choose the value of the eGift Card, from $10 to $500. Next, specify who will be receiving the eGift Card and decide if you want your gift to go out same day or on a later date. That means you can shop now and have it delivered just in time for the Holidays. You can even purchase multiple eGift Cards at the same time! No need to worry about hidden fees or expiration dates – there are none.
When delivered, recipients of your comiXology eGift Card will receive an email confirmation with a code to redeem the gifted amount via their comiXology account on www.comixology.com and purchases can be read there or sync to any device. If your recipient doesn’t have a comiXology account they’ll be prompted to create one and then their eGift Card credit will show up in their account.
For more info about comiXology eGift Cards take a look at the FAQ.
With over 40,000 comics and graphic novels from more than 75 publishers, comiXology offers the widest selection of digital comics in the world. ComiXology’s immense catalog and unique Guided View reading experience is available across the iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows 8 and the Web—making it the best digital platform for comic and graphic novel fans worldwide.