Infinite Comics is concept of comic books published by Marvel Comics, featuring original, made-for-digital stories. The devision was launched in 2012 with Avengers vs. X-Men #1: Infinite featuring the new Nova, Sam Alexander. Unlike standard vertical comics that tell a story over a series of static pages that are divided into panels, Infinite Comics present screens of horizontal content that take advantage of the digital format with techniques that would not be possible in a print comic, like dynamic panel transitions and captions or dialogue boxes that appear sequentially on an image at the prompting of the reader. The user controls the pace of the reading experience advances the story with each swipe or tap. Each time staggering elements into the existing screen (for example, a new word balloon, or image transition) or progressing to the next page or new screen.
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