Everything related to illustrated images with lettered text.
● Yes, formatted as a sequential narrative to tell a story, but a single image can do that too.
● Yes, a generic term intentionally meaning to exclude confusion with words Animation and Stand Up.
● No, if there is no reading of words on or adjacent to an illustrated image, it is not considered Comix.
● Yes, ask where do paintings with text or wordless panels fit in and you will be asked to leave the room.