Bring your art and characters to life easily through Comic Magazines or Graphic Novel.

PortableVoices Publishers provides everything you need to publish your comic book or magazine the way you want all the way from concept to printed book. Our easy 5-step process transforms your artwork into an epic custom comic book. We're proud to be one the few comic book publishers in Kenya which means fast turn-around and superior quality.

Traditional Comic Book

Kick it old-school with a Traditional Comic Book sized at 6.625`` x 10.25``. Our Traditional Comic Book format can be bound with a budget-friendly Saddle-Stitched (Stapled) Binding or print your series anthology with our Perfect Binding.

Features & Specifications

  • 6.625″ x 10.25″ size
  • Saddle-stitched (stapled) & perfect binding available
  • Fits standard comic book sleeves

Graphic Novel

Make your comic universe a reality with a Graphic Novel. Our Graphic Novels can be Saddle-Stitched for a magazine appearance or Perfect Bound for a professional and precise look.

Features & Specifications

  • 8″ x 10.5″ size
  • Saddle-stitched (stapled) & perfect binding available
  • Generous size for high-impact action and detail

MANGA

Bring your Manga creation to life with a 5.5`` x 7.75`` edition. Choose from Saddle-Stitched binding for a booklet-style comic or Perfect Binding for a more polished look and feel.

Features & Specifications

  • 5.5″ x 7.75″ size
  • Saddle-stitched (stapled) & perfect binding available
  • Smaller format is ideal for shorter comics
  • Reverse printing available

Saddle-Stitched Binding

Allows for 8–64 pages plus cover. Saddle-Stitched Binding allows your book to lay flat when open, perfect for large scenes that span a double-page spread (no lost artwork in the gutter).

Perfect Binding

Bound with 40–320 pages plus cover. Perfect Binding allows you to add another dimension to your work by printing on the spine (90-page minimum).

Full-Color Pages

Bring your art into another dimension when you print in full color. Our full-color pages print in CMYK inks, the industry standard for full-color reproduction. A full bleed takes your artwork all the way to the edges of the pages.

Perfect Binding

Highlight bold focal points and create stark contrast when you print in black & white. This detail-oriented scheme brings deep dimension to your work and is a more economical choice. Full bleed is available, allowing artwork to go to each edge.

Cover Paper Choices

Saddle-Stitched Cover Options

Saddle-Stitched covers are printed on 80 lb. gloss paper, or choose premium 80 lb. matte paper for an extra charge.

Perfect-Bound Cover Options

Perfect-Bound covers are printed on 10 pt. cover stock and allow for printing on the spine (90-page minimum). FREE UV coating is included. Gloss lamination or our premium matte lamination are available for added durabilty, and stain- and scuff-resistance (extra charges apply).

Interior Page Paper Choices

60 lb. Uncoated Paper

60 lb. uncoated paper is standard for both black & white and full-color printing for all formats.

80 lb. Gloss Paper

Take the color and presentation of your pages to the next level with 80 lb. gloss paper. This option is available with full-color printing.

How our Creation Process Works

1. REVIEWING

The process starts with a review of your artworks and storyline then after that we send you a quote and a creative brief of how the book or magazine will to be produced.

2. PRODUCTION

Once approved, we’ll starts on your project. When the sample is approved, we will print the full project.

3. DISTRIBUTION

PortableVoices distributes your comic through some our partner distributors, under both the exclusive and non-exclusive contracts. If you grant non-exclusive distribution rights, then you can distribute through additional channels.

Get Started

If you’re ready to print your own comic, you will need to pepare your files to upload. After that, you’ll be ready to complete your order! You may get and save a quote at any time.