Hankering to read the next Ultimate Spiderman issue on your iPhone? Motion comics, those semi-animated slide shows of conventional comic books, will be hitting Apple's iTunes store soon.

Marvel's Joe Quesada said the project would be "not quite comics... not quite animation." The first Motion Comic to be offered, "Astonishing X-Men #1-10" will be directed by John Cassaday. I don't know... when reading comics, did you ever actually feel the need to watch Jean Grey blink? [Buzznewsroom]