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January 12, 2014


FFF Results Post #362 -- Name Game

On Friday, CR readers were asked to "Give Four Names For What Comics Could Be Called That Sounds Reasonable To You, And Give One Name You Think Has No Chance In Hell Of Ever Catching On But Amuses You, Anyway." This is how they responded.

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Chris Duffy

1. Comics
2. Sequential art
3. Funnies
4. Graphic novels
5. Picto-Ficto Narratives

*****

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Patrick Dean

1. Sequential art
2. Fun-mettis
3. Comics, or comix if you're into looking edgy.
4. κόμικ βιβλίο
5. Platter-o-panels

*****

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Michael Grabowski

1. Comics
2. Graphic Lit
3. Words & Pictures
4. Graphic Texts
5. Drawn Books

*****

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Jamie Coville

1. Illustories
2. Paper Movies
3. Picture Novel
4. CBR/CBZ
5. Panel Serials

*****

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John Platt

1. PictureWords
2. Drawn fiction
3. Paper movies
4. Magazines
5. Adult illustrated literature

*****

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Karl Stevens

1. Comics
2. Comics Fiction
3. Comics Non-Fiction
4. Comics Fantasy
5. Goofily-Drawn Serious Stories

*****

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Matt Holman

1. Staymations
2. Cartoons
3. Toon-ups
4. Laugh-in-the-Box
5. Vignettiques

*****

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Oliver Ristau

1. Comic Strip
2. Visual Tales
3. Picture Books/Épinal Prints
4. Fiction Illustrated
5. PicFic

*****

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Marc-Oliver Frisch

1. Comics
2. Manga
3. iScans
4. Flipflaps
5. Something something graphic something

*****

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Matthew Craig

1. Comics
2. Mini-Comics
3. Manga
4. Comix
5. Supe Roll-Ups

*****

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Chris Arrant

1. Comics
2. Sequental art
3. Manga
4. Cartoons
5. Picture Book

*****

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Frank Santoro

1. Comic Books
2. Comics
3. Graphic Novels
4. Manga
5. Sequential Art

*****

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Buzz Dixon

1. Funny books
2. Pictoral stories
3. Narrative art
4. Manga
5. Comics-Comics-Bobonics-Bananarama-Fo-Phonics-Me-Mi-Mo-Momics Comics

*****

images from various Planet Of The Apes comics, for no particular reason

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idea and suggestions from Chris Duffy; thanks, Chris

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