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Batwoman Marriage Reaction Goes Global – But Dan DiDio Commits To Not Changing DC Comics’ Decision

Well that was fun to make. Clicky for biggy. The official line is that DC Comics don’t want their characters to get married, they are not against a same-sex marriage in Batwoman for any reason other than that. Of course, …

Your Week In Squee – Young Avengers, Avengers Arena and Wolverine & The X-Men

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Batman/Superman #3 Gives Us The Earliest Origins Of Their Bromance

In today’s battle between Batman and Superman from the New 52 and Earth Two past, in hyperdetailed and stylised gorgeousness from Jae Lee, we get an early meeting of the pair from a different world, drawn by Yidilray Cinar, or …

Could Sunstone Do For Graphic Novels What Fifty Shades Did For… Novels?

So there’s a comic book. It’s freely available on the web. Sunstone, by husband-and-wife team Top Cow artist Stjepan Šejić and writer Linda Luksic Sejic known together as shiniez or separately as nebezial and sigeel. on DeviantArt where the comic …

That Batwoman Wedding Proposal… (Spoilers)

Spoilers and stuff… Bleeding Cool was the first to cover the news that Batwoman, Kate Kane, had proposed to her girlfriend and police officer Maggie Sawyer. It was quite a thing – though DC’s PR machine didn’t seem to think …

Could We Have Had A Gay Aqualad?

So Aquaman isn’t in Justice League War. But Aquaman is getting his own movie. And Aquaman was in the Flashpoint Paradox movie, as was a certain sidekick, as tweeted by one keen Young Justice fan; Look who has a non-speaking …

Archie Comics Cancels Russian Trip Over Anti-Gay Laws

Again, one of those headlines that ten years, I couldn’t have even envisaged. In an interview with Back2Stonewall, Archie writer Dan Parent has revealed that the Archie gang will no longer be travelling to Russia in their upcoming foreign adventures, …

Touching Junk – Quantum And Woody #2

So Valiant Entertainment brought back Quantum And Woody last month. A critical darling of a comic book, it never quite hit the sales heights, but for superhero comics in the nineties, the series by Priest and MD Bright it was …

Archie’s First Gay Kiss – And Taking On One Million Moms

There’s been relationships. There’s been a marriage. But up until today, gay kisses have been off the table. But in today’s issue of Archie Comics, Kevin Keller says goodbye to his boyfriend in a store, with a kiss. And, in …

Erotic Lives Of The Superheroes Gets An English Translation

Erotic Lives Of The Superheroes is a novel by Marco Mancassola originally published in 2008 and now with a new English translation and… it’s probably going to have to be classed as parody, certainly as far as free speech legislation in …

Anything That Loves At San Diego Plus Subsequent Review

Louis Falcetti writes; Some panels I don’t get to write about right away because of simple logistics, there’s only so many hours in a day and our useless scientific advances have still not solved the problem of eating/sleeping yet (this …

VIDEO: Stan Lee’s Reaction To A Bisexual Spider-Man

Talking to Entertainment Weekly, actor Andrew Garfield was quoted saying he’d asked his director “What if MJ is a dude?’ Why can’t we discover that Peter is exploring his sexuality? It’s hardly even groundbreaking! … So why can’t he be …

Bizarre Queer Webcomix At San Diego Comic Con

Louis Falcetti writes; The panel for Bizarre? Queer? Perfect: Taming The Wild Webcomics Frontier, was an inspiring, interesting experience, featuring an assortment of those modern day Emersonian artists, webcomic creators, putting their love and time into the internet void because …

In Continuity: Why People Complain About The Lack Of Gay Characters In Mainstream Comics And Why It Isn’t About Gay Characters

By Dale Lazarov. Illustration by David Shenton I used to feel I had a lot of common cause and patience for the whole “Y ur comics haf no gay??” complaint. It’s become a thing that’s revived in social media anytime …

Is This The First Lesbian Fridging In Comics?

There may be spoilers for those who haven’t read through all the Marvel comics they were intending to this week. So bear this in mind.

Gay Superhero Comic Heading Towards A Hundred Thousand Dollar Kickstarter

Remember folks, gay superheroes don’t sell. Yet somehow a Kickstarter campaign for Young Protectors has just blown past $85,000 in raised revenue, six times its projected amount with a week to go and six figures in sight. It is already …

Archie Comics’ First Gay Kiss, As A Result Of One Million Moms

Archie Comics has just won one GLAAD Award, but that’s clearly not enough. We’ve had a same-sex wedding, now it’s time for a same-sex kiss. Funny, I always thought that would come first… In the New York Daily News, Archie Comics …

It’s Time For… Big Gay Judge Dredd

This is the first page from next week’s 2000AD. Yes, folks, we have Big Gay Judge Dredd. Or course I could say that this is a sensitive story about the law, sexuality, society, parenral expectations and standing up for what …