Bill Jones is an extraordinary writer, editor and (humble) photographer from the Chicago area who for years has steeped himself in entertainment, journalism and creative writing.
Its creator, Bill Jones
, launched gaming and comics columns for AMP Magazine
in 2007 after a few years of writing music interviews and reviews for the rag.
In 2009, with the help of some close friends, he launched Pads & Panels, a website dedicated to the coverage of gaming and comics.
But as its writers found themselves busier and busier, the coverage was admittedly inconsistent, and Jones
looked for a way to scale things back and find a more personalized way of presenting the coverage.
didn't want to completely abandon working with his
It also allows Jones
experience as an editor to the put the right stories in the right hands in an effort to provide better - not simply more - coverage.
In his not-so-spare time, Jones serves as the assistant managing editor for 22nd Century Media.
has also freelanced for the likes A.V. Club Chicago, USA Network and Maxim.