Topohorror - La Pozione del Dr. Peppyll (Topolino #2413, 2002)
Milanese comic artist Gianluca Panniello graduated as a commercial artist in 1991. He enrolled in a school of comics in the following year, and has never left this field since. He cooperated on several independent comic books between 1993 and 1996, including 'Asmodeus special', 'Braintrust' and 'Dept H'. He turned to children's comics in 1997, when he began an association with Disney Italia.
Panniello has done stories with the Duck and Mouse characters for Topolino and Minni Magazine between 1998 and 2004, including the serial 'Minni e gli Happy Days'. He has continued to draw covers for Minni Magazine until 2009. Panniello was on the art staff of 'W.I.T.C.H.' magazine from 2001 to 2007. Further credits include art for Art Attack (2000-08), Power Ranger Magazine (2007), Mad Sonia (2008), Disney Cuties (2010-11) and Disney XD Magazine ('Kick Buttowski' stories since 2012).
Besides Disney, Panniello has worked for the German Mosaik comic book on 'Abrafaxe' and 'Simsalagrim' (1999-2000). He drew comic strips starring the 'Flintstones' for daily business newspaper Il sole 24 ore (2000) and has worked as an illustrator for Barbie Magazine since 2007. Other clients include De Agostini, Piemme, Edizioni Art, Corriere della Sera and Egmont.