Tom Spurgeon's Web site of comics news, reviews, interviews and commentary
















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.

image

Chris Duffy

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

*****

image

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

*****

image

Michael Grabowski

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

*****

image

Jamie Coville

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

*****

image

John Platt

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

*****

image

Karl Stevens

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

*****

image

Matt Holman

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

*****

image

Oliver Ristau

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

*****

image

Marc-Oliver Frisch

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

*****

image

Matthew Craig

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

*****

image

Chris Arrant

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

*****

image

Frank Santoro

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

*****

image

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

*****

idea and suggestions from Chris Duffy; thanks, Chris

*****
*****
 
posted 12:00 am PST | Permalink
 

 
Daily Blog Archives
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
 
Full Archives