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Grace Randolph On Batwoman And Harley Quinn – DC’s Sex Scandals Reviewed

Grace Randolph writes; DC Comics finds itself once again in a scandal with its female characters! I share my thoughts on Batwoman being denied the right to marry Maggie Sawyer in what would be comics first high profile lesbian wedding, …

Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh: DC Comics Sez “We WANT You To Hate Us!”

Adi Tantimedh writes; It’s been quite a week for DC Comics, with the double-whammy of JH Williams III and W. Haden Blackman leaving Batwoman because the editors wouldn’t let them write her marrying her girlfriend, then the highly-publicised artist’s tryout …

DC Comics And The War Against Marriage

So, the story so far. JH Williams and W Haden Blackman publicly stated that, due to last minute editorial changes pushed on them, and DC’s decision not to go with the marriage of Kate Kane and Maggie Sawyer in Batwoman, …

Aquaman Is NOT Married To Mera In The New 52

Today, Dan DiDio told a packed hall at Baltimore Comic Con that heroes shouldn’t get married. And he explained how heroes have to sacrifice their personal lives. And that is why Kate Kane wasn’t allowed to marry Maggie Sawyer in …

Batwoman Shouldn’t Have A Happy Personal Life And Marc Andreyko Is Her New Writer From #25 – Dan DiDio At Baltimore Comic Con, Hear Him Talk (UPDATE)

The DC Comics panel has started at Baltimore Comic Con and Hannah Means Shannon, Senior New York Correspondent for Bleeding Cool drove up this morning to get there in time! Dan DiDio has been talking Batwoman. And about a certain …

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, …

Astonishing X-Men To X-Club For 99 Cents From ComiXology Tomorrow

Coming down the pipe… If you are enjoying Si Spurrier’s run on X-Men Legacy, then his five issue miniseries X-Club will be 99 cents an issue tomorrow on ComiXology. Along with the post-Joss Whedon Astonishing X-Men #25 to #51, better …

How To Propose By Arc Reactor

From Ed’s Junk; This is by far one of more more fun projects Ive ever done! A little background first, my girlfriend, now fiancé, has always loved projects I’ve made and really enjoys them. She has started calling me Tony …

Collectors Cornered #28 – Marvel X-Men Wedding Celebration And Gay Marriage

Collectors Cornered is a weekly video column, filmed inside Collectors Corner in Baltimore. Join us every week as we discuss comic book news from a different point of view and get instant feedback from real customers on New Comics Day, …

Could “Bullet Training” Be The New “Fridging?” – Earth Two #2 Spoilers

Okay, I gave it a day. Some people complained that yesterday’s article about Alan Scott, the as yet-to be Green Lantern of Earth Two, proposing to his boyfriend, was a spoiler. I disagreed, stating that if I’d have run the …

The Green Lantern Gay Marriage Proposal

Marvel got so much press for its X-Men Wedding Proposal issue, even if it was slightly diverted by press over this week’s DC Comics outing of the original Green Lantern. What would have happened if, at the time, DC Comics …

Gay Wedding X-Men Gets Massive Reorders

Time to look at the chart of orders placed after the usual orders are due, which indicates rising trends just before on-sale date. Extra prints and special item are only made available in this way. But it looks like orders …

The Marriage Proposal Of Phoenix Comicon

You’re at Comic Con. You get your intended a sketch cover from her favourite artist. It asks her to marry you. Thankfully she doesn’t take it as the artist asking her to marry her. She knows it’s from you. And …

It’s Official… Northstar To Wed Kyle

Marvel have let retailers sell Astonishing X-Men #50 one day early. Featuring Northstar asking for his boyfriend’s hand in marriage. Not much of a surprise for many. But what happens next… may be. However it resolves, we know that somehow …

Marvel’s Gay Marriage News To Hit The View

Just as DC Comics is turning the headlines purple with the news at Kapow that a previously established character would be rebooted as a gay person, so Marvel Comics announced they have their own headlines in mind. Tune into ABC …

Astonishing X-Men Collection Of The Marriage Issues To Be Called ‘Northstar’

Okay, we all know who is getting married in Astonishing X-Men #50 and #51. And why it will be such a big deal. Even if Marvel can’t say, for want of spoiling a media PR deal with a national newspaper. …

A Free Comic Book Wedding Day

Fanboy Comics, in Wilmington, North Carolina, had a very special Free Comic Book Day yesterday. In which comic book fans Adam Mason and Donnita Johnson tied the knot. Using Batman and Wonder Woman wedding rings… WECT6 reports that the pair …

Marvel To Release Astonishing X-Men #50 One Day Early

Worried that Marvel’s big media release on Tuesday, May 22nd for Astonishing X-Men #50 and the marriage proposal therein will spoil your enjoyment… of the issue on sale the next day? In which either Northstar or Kyle proposes, and the …