PanelxPanel is a digital magazine celebrating the medium of comics. It’s edited by Strip Panel Naked host Hass Otsmane-Elhaou, and features a rotating set of writers ranging from critics to professionals, fans and comic stores.
Each issue has two halves across its 90+ ad-free pages. The first, a focus on a particular comic and featuring a series of essays, interviews, process pieces and an exclusive Strip Panel Naked column all focused around that comic. The 17th issue covers Marvel's Marvel Knights 20th series, by Donny Cates, Matthew Rosenberg, Tini Howard, Vita Ayala, Travel Foreman, Niko Henrichon, and more.
The second half features regular articles, interviews, craft essays, a comic, and a series of comic recommendations from a range of comic-related voices.
This is a true celebration of the medium with every issue, looking at all the elements that make comics an interesting art form and great place to tell visual stories. This is a magazine that cares about comics.
This issue features a series of interviews with the Marvel Knights 20th team on their work, as well as a series of in-depth articles about the comics. There's an exclusive Strip Panel Naked piece on storytelling approach, alongside other features on theme and story.
For the regular features, John Lees interviews Sink collaborator Alex Cormack, Eisner-nominated Reimena Yee discusses approaches to her work in Craft Corner, as well as 5 Questions With and Final Thoughts, plus a short comic by Erika Price.
Of course, the usual bunch of recommendations from writers, artists, fans, critics and shops as to what they've been enjoying this month.
Available November 21st.