Open source, open access comics? The great bard of Northampton is on the job, with a little help from NESTA’s Digital R&D Fund…

” Alan Moore said in a statement: … we are assembling teams of the most cutting-edge creators in the industry and then allowing them input into the technical processes in order to create a new capacity for telling comic book stories. It will then be made freely available to all of the exciting emergent talent that is no doubt out there, just waiting to be given access to the technical toolkit that will enable them to create the comics of the future.”

Picture: Alan Moore, drawn by Raphael Salimena.