Every Panel Ever: Panel Eight

What’s the best way to get people interested in comics? Show them some comics. Every day The Spire posts a comics panel, with the ultimate goal of one day having posted every single panel which has ever been written, drawn, edited, inked, coloured, and lettered. It’s, y’know, obviously going to happen.

What’s the best way to introduce a character? Do you do it by having them make a dramatic entrance? Well here’s a quick lesson from Al Ewing and Henry Flint, taken from the pages of 2000AD. They have a character called Zombo, a firmly polite zombie, and when he walks into frame he simply says this:

zombo

Three sentences, eight words, everything you need to know about the character. Perfect.

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