Tag Archives: female

Marvel’s New Captain America To Be A Black Teenage Female Immigrant From Africa? SPOILERS…

Yesterday saw the publication of the final issue of the Ultimate Cataclysm mini-series from Marvel Comics and the end of the Ultimate Universe. Until the relaunch in April, obviously. But what changes are we to expect? Well, spoilers ahead, obviously. …

Not The First Time Jimmy Olsen Has Been “Superman’s Gal”…

All that surprise and fuss on the right hand side of Bleeding Cool over the possibility of Jimmy Olsen being played by a woman in Man Of Steel. Because Jimmy Olsen has played a woman many a time. Indeed, for …

Marvel To Launch Two, Maybe Three New Female Focused Comics. Hopefully Without Rope Or Tape.

At the Marvel NOW! Panel at NYCC, one questioner asked if the would be any more female focussed titles from Marvel. This was shortly after another questioner asked, responding to panel comments about dating advice, recommending bringing rope and tape. …

DC Comics Reaffirms Commitment To Female Creators And Characters

Well that was fast. Earlier today I wrote about DC making plans for female-creator female-friendly projects, some of which as as a result of concern expressed at San Diego Comic Con about a massive reduction of female creators in the …

Gendercrunching The DC Relaunch

by Tim Hanley With the full solicitations for DC Comics’ relaunch now revealed, we have a special edition of Gendercrunching!! In terms of female characters, it looks decent. Of the 52 new number ones, 7 of the books are headlined …

Sunday Runaround – The Byrne Origin Of Robin

ByrneWatch: From the boards; Since when is Robin a girl? •• Since I suggested it to Frank on a flight back from a convention in Atlanta, one year, and a wee while later he used the idea in THE DARK …