are images, logos, artwork, style, wording, and combined media that form the "public image" of a or line of comic books. It is used to provide continuity often across discrete and for comic books. Often, on a printed comic book, the is part of the "masthead" on the cover and is continuous for at least a few in the same .
The XOWComics.com site is attempting to track the used by . This is done by assigning titles to each of the , often either the listing of the textual wording used in the or a textual description of a purely artistic . The tracking of the scans of is also an ongoing project. To the left you can see an example of a *** XOWComics.com *** page, with a few image scans of the as it changed thru the years of usage.
A must be associated with one and only one in the XOWComics.com site. Though there are examples of used across different , often that are subsidiaries of a single larger company, this restriction maintains consistency and integrity within the data in the XOWComics.com site.
A has a limited number of attributes that the XOWComics.com site tracks. These individual attributes are as follows:
Note: for , individual values will be displayed in italics if the values are not certain to be correct.
A can contain details relevant to other data within the site. The following is a listing of these items: