Comics is a medium used to express ideas via images, often combined with text or other visual information. Comics frequently takes the form of juxtaposed sequences of panels of images. Often textual devices such as speech balloons, captions, and onomatopoeia indicate dialogue, narration, sound effects, or other information. Size and arrangement of panels contribute to narrative pacing. Cartooning and similar forms of illustration are the most common image-making means in comics; fumetti is a form which uses photographic images. Common forms of comics include comic strips, editorial and gag cartoons, and comic books. Since the late 20th century, bound volumes such as graphic novels, comics albums, and tankōbon have become increasingly common, and online webcomics have proliferated in the 21st century.
The history of comics has followed divergent paths in different cultures. Some scholars have posited a pre-history as far back as the Lascaux cave paintings. By the mid-20th century, comics flourished particularly in the United States, western Europe (especially in France and Belgium), and Japan. The history of European comics is often traced to Rodolphe Töpffer's cartoon strips of the 1830s, and became popular following the success in the 1930s of strips and books such as The Adventures of Tintin. American comics emerged as a mass medium in the early 20th century with the advent of newspaper comic strips; magazine-style comic books followed in the 1930s. Histories of Japanese comics and cartooning (manga) propose origins as early as the 12th century. Modern comic strips emerged in Japan in the early 20th-century, and the output of comics magazines and books rapidly expanded in the post-World War II era with the popularity of cartoonists such as Osamu Tezuka.
Comics has had a lowbrow reputation for much of its history, but towards the end of the 20th century began to find greater acceptance with the public and within academia. The English term comics derives from the humorous (or comic) work which predominated in early American newspaper comic strips; usage of the term has become standard also for non-humorous works. It is common in English to refer to the comics of different cultures by the terms used in their original languages, such as manga for Japanese comics, or bandes dessinées for French-language comics. There is no consensus amongst theorists and historians on a definition of comics; some emphasize the combination of images and text, some sequentiality or other image relations, and others historical aspects such as mass reproduction or the use of recurring characters. The increasing cross-pollination of concepts from different comics cultures and eras has further made defining the medium difficult.
Not at all what I wanted. Was so excited to find comic life for mobile.....only its not. Ballocks!!!!
"Cooking" for random to see something, and it just stayed on the same page. It wasn't frozen though. People were right. WHAT A JOKE!
For those of you familiar with Comic Life (desktop/apple users) this is NOT THAT APP. Flagrant false advertising.
Cant make anything, can't tap on feedback, don't know what to do. I'm supposed to have this app for school and make a bunch of comics, but can't do anything. My assignment's due in 1 week and I need to get it done! Help me!
How can you say that it sucks because it doesen't
The app sucks and you can't make anything
How come I can't make anything❓❓❓
Use your site web to you left off,,,,,,,, Your PHONE , LAPTOP , OF COMPUTER
I look forward to talking to my friends about this
This app suck you can't create anything.
Can I even created any comic for my by me self not just like when we open it is was already have a finish comic for me
I thought it was like the desktop version but unfortunately it's not uninstalling.You should really make.the desktop version into an android version too.
Can't open app
Hate's have to hate because this game is awesome
it can't make anything in this app
You can't create anything. Waste of space.
WHAT THE HECK IS THIS? THIS IS A PROBLEM THIS APP SUCKS
Its rubbish u can't make anything plz change
No i cant make anything
I play it at school its fun and my class thinks so to
i cant make anything
Do not download