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Bri Rudd

The Power of Death in Superhero Comics

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

What’s On Your Pull List?: September 9, 2015

Turns out my pull list this week is three of my favorite comics, plus a brand-new one that I’ve been ...

How To Show Indie Creators Some Love

The Internet is full of comics. Seriously. Just lousy with them. I’m a big supporter of the Twitter/tumblr rabbit hole, ...

Fairy Tale Endings: FABLES #150

There are several books that get counted as “bringing me back to comics.” Over the years, I fell in and ...

That One Issue: New Mutants #60

I came by this issue sort of accidentally. In 1993, my dad’s old college roommate gave me a long box ...

The Nerd Girl (or Boy!) Recruitment Guide

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

What’s On Your Pull List?: June 24, 2015

Hey, y’all! I picked the wrong week to do this. Not only was I at a con from Friday to ...

Peace Out, Archie Andrews

You know that thing where you find a pun around 80 years after everyone else, and the entire world is ...

Looking Backward: Whitewashing in JEM’s Variant Covers

I understand the impulse. If you are making a comic that is a reboot of an ’80s cartoon, I understand ...

Mother’s Day Comic Recommendations

Mother’s Day is almost upon us, and if you have a mom/mother figure that you’re shopping for, Panels is here ...

Best Comics We Read in April 2015

Southern Cross #2 by Becky Cloonan, Andy Belanger, and Lee Loughridge (Hélène) The Southern Cross is on a five day ...

Dos and Don’ts for Meeting Creators/Artists at Cons

It can be intimidating to meet creators/artists/comics talent at cons, especially if you don’t quite know what the protocol is. Here ...

Nerd Girl Recruitment Guide

I have two nieces, and a mission: these girls are going to read comics. Actually, my real mission is for ...

Event Comics: A Survival Guide

Of all the barriers to superhero comics, none is so tall and daunting as the dreaded Event Comic. You can ...

The Wide World of Comics

My early comics-reading experience was pretty narrow. With limited shopping time and a not-so-welcoming shop, Kid Me grabbed her X-Books, ...

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