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Speech balloon

Literature; Comics

Speech balloons (also speech bubbles, dialogue balloons, or word balloons) are a graphic convention used most commonly in comic books, strips, and cartoons to allow words (and much less often, ...

Comic strip

Literature; Comics

A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humour or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions.


Literature; Comics

A panel is an individual frame, or single drawing, in the multiple-panel sequence of a comic strip or comic book. A panel consists of a single drawing depicting a frozen moment.

Comic book

Literature; Comics

A book or magazine that uses sequences of drawings to tell a storey or series of stories, primarily in serialised form, usually fiction.

One Piece

Literature; Comics

A Japanese comic series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda. Seeking to be the greatest pirate in the world, a young boy named Monkey D. Luffy, endowed with elastic powers from the legendary ...

Calvin and Hobbes

Literature; Comics

Calvin and Hobbes is an American comic strip written and illustrated by cartoonist Bill Watterson. Comic is syndicated daily from November 18, 1985 to December 31, 1995, the Comic concerns hilarious ...


Literature; Comics

Persepolis is an autobiographical graphic novel written by Marjane Satrapi in French. The novel follows her childhood up to early adulthood in Iran during and after the Islamic Revolution. An ...

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