PanelxPanel #62 - Old Dog
PanelxPanel is the Eisner Award-winning digital magazine celebrating the medium of comics. It’s edited by Tiffany Babb and Strip Panel Naked host Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou, and features a rotating set of critics, fans, and professionals.
This month the features are all about Declan Shalvey's work in the new Image Comics series Old Dog, as well as discussing other work by Shalvey.
A true celebration of the medium with every issue, looking at all the elements that make comics an interesting art form and a great place to tell visual stories. This is a magazine that cares about comics.
Some of this issue's contents:
- A huge in-depth interview with Old Dog's Declan Shalvey
- Essays on time travel in comics, the rise of the grizzled old man spy, done-in-one stories in serialised comics, and the way comics can showcase inky, deep mood.
- A short Old Dog comic by Shalvey, Clayton Cowles and Heather Antos.
- An interview with Taki Soma on her new graphic memoir, Sleeping While Standing.
- Bringing to light the work of Magnus, the Italian comics master behind The Unknown.
- Final Thoughts on the value of backmatter in recent comics.