Cartoons in Slot Games

Cartoons in Slot Games

Cartoons are a popular way of making casino games and slot machines, whether online or in physical establishments, even more attractive to users. They engage the gambler, or player, drawing him or her into the game with illustrations of fun and often recognisable characters. The cartoons are sometimes created exclusively […]

The Flintstones: a Lasting Success

The Flintstones: a Lasting Success

Considering it ran for less than six years, the achievement of 1960s TV cartoon series the Flintstones is phenomenal. It remains a reference point to this day for cartoon creators and achieved second place in TV Guide’s Greatest TV Cartoon of All Time awards. The Flintstones was tremendously successful in […]

Cartoon and Comic Memes

Cartoon and Comic Memes

It was famous biologist and keen atheist, Richard Dawkins, who first coined the word “meme” in 1976. Therefore, although it’s now become an everyday part of Internet culture, the idea of a meme has been around for some 40 years. Its original definition refers to an element of culture or […]

Dilbert: The Lovable Office Nerd

Dilbert: The Lovable Office Nerd

Dilbert is the award-winning 1989 creation of Scott Adams, a satirist, social commentator and cartoonist who was born in Windham, New York. Much of the inspiration for the Dilbert comic strip is drawn from Adams’ years as a bank worker in San Francisco. It was during this time that he […]

Webcomics as a Phenomenon

Webcomics as a Phenomenon

Anyone visiting this website is either a certified webcomic devotee or at least interested in the comic medium. As a phenomenon, webcomics are huge; there are many thousands of them to choose from. This begs the question: how did they reach this amazing level of popularity? Comic Culture In the […]

The History of Cartoons

The History of Cartoons

Webcomics come in various forms. Most comics, though, are created with 2D illustrations known as cartoons. These predate the webcomic by a couple of centuries and in their earliest form can be even traced back to the Middle Ages. The Italian Influence The term “cartoon” sometimes refers to an animated […]

The Simpsons

The Simpsons

Matt Groening’s famous creation, The Simpsons, is the longest running American primetime TV series in U.S. history. The inspiration behind many a webcomic, this animated cartoon parodies American culture and everyday existential events. Focusing on the dysfunctional Simpson family, who live in a fictional town called Springfield, the main characters […]

Popular Webcomics – Six of The Best

Popular Webcomics – Six of The Best

There are, literally, thousands of webcomics out there awaiting for your enjoyment. Some are owned by syndicate websites, while many others are self-published by the writer or artist. You might as well ask: which are the most popular? In no special order, this article introduces you to half a dozen […]