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No Context Given: Robin Gets Batman Good and Wet

    Two pages before this, Robin eats a hot dog with great enthusiasm. Detective Comics #571 (1987) Writer: Mike Barr, ...

Catching Them All, Or Not: Pokemon Thoughts

Priya Sridhar discusses nostalgic vibes about Pokemon, and how that nostalgia ended with some realizations.

Take a Bite Out of FOOD WARS

Why should you read FOOD WARS? Kory takes a look at this amazing food shonen manga.

“Welcome To Valhalla,” a Panel Report

Thomas discusses the challenges and opportunities for lady-identifying comics librarians in a panel report on Valhalla from ALA Annual 2016.

Artists that Make Me Happy

Are there any artists whose work just makes you happy? Hélène lists some of her favorites.

Who Can Write Diverse Stories?

Hélène takes on the topic of writing what you know versus having diverse and inclusive characters in your story.

On Comic Book Sales and Diversity

We here at Panels are taking some much needed time off; in the meantime, we’re revisiting some favorite old posts ...

5 Best DC Graphic Novels

Eric really loves these graphic novels from DC Comics. What are your favorites?

11 Black Comic Artists to Know

You should make sure you're familiar with these 11 black comic artists.

What Happens After You Call Out Poor Representation on Twitter?

We've all seen Twitter callouts of poor representation—but what happens after that? We discuss next steps with a creator.

Beyond Bechdel: A Brief History of Queer Comics

Heather takes us on a brief history tour of queer comics.

Saying Goodbye to Marvel Unlimited

Jess discusses why she's breaking up with her Marvel Unlimited subscription.

Art Roundup: Rey from THE FORCE AWAKENS

A neat little collection of fab Rey fanart. Long live STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS!

5 Horror Comics to Read if You Loved THE WITCH

Looking for some horror comics to read? Hilary's got you covered.

Unpacking Funko’s Comics Subscription Boxes

Jess unboxes and gives her opinion on Funko's DC and Marvel comics subscription boxes.