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Tales Of the Four Colour Closet – The MCU: Why It Gotta Be White (Heterosexual And Male)?

By Joe Glass If there’s one thing that has bothered me about the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and it’s really pretty much the only thing as Marvel Studios are doing a frankly incredible job really building something that had not really …

When Jack The Ripper Flashed Northstar In Hell

Thanks to today’s Amazing X-Men #2, we all got a lovely image of the demonic hellion form of Jack The Ripper flashing Northstar in hell. And, from what it appears to be, firing hot knives at Northstar from… his urethra? …

The New Gay X-Man In Today’s Uncanny X-Men #14 (SPOILERS) UPDATE

This is how they did it back in 1992, in Alpha Flight #106, by Scott Lobdell and Mark Pacella. And this is how they do it in 2013, in Uncanny X-Men #14 by Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo. And …

Amazing X-Men #1 From Jason Aaron And Ed McGuinness Features Wolverine, Storm, Beast, Firestar, Iceman, Northstar, And… Nightcrawler

And more news spinning out of today’s X-Men panel, here’s a new series launch for November from Jason Aaron and Ed McGuinness. Amazing X-Men #1 will feature Wolverine, Storm, Firestar, Iceman, Beast, Northstar, and Nightcrawler.

John Byrne’s Second Same-Sex Wedding Proposal In A Year

SPOILERS for today’s comics below: I don’t mean that John Byrne has received two offers of marriage from men over the last year. Though I know to what extent some people will go to get original comic art by the …

That X-Men Gay Wedding Scene Hits eBay

You may kiss the grooms… Mike Perkins, artist of Astonishing X-Men #51 is selling pages from that issue, but this is probably the one that will go for the highest price… currently at $284.

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, …

Thursday Runaround – Life In Hell Freezes Over

HellWatch: Matt Groening brings Life In Hell, the strip that inspired The Simpsons to an end after thirty years. The last “Life in Hell,” Groening’s 1,669th strip, was released on Friday, June 15. For the next four weeks, editors will …

Thirteen Gay Weddings In Four Comic Stores For Astonishing X-Men #51

Next week, Marvel publishes Astonishing X-Men #51, featuring the marriage of X-Man Northstar to his boyfriend Kyle, one day early. And some people are making quite the celebration. Collectors Corner in Baltimore, familiar to Bleeding Cool readers, are celebrating their …

Orbital Comics Hires Gay Club For Astonishing X-Men #51 Party

Orbital Comics in London is situated close to Soho, the gay mecca of London. And on Frith Street, lies CIRCA, a gay club that opened last year. To celebrate the wedding of Northstar & Kyle in Astonishing X-Men #51 Orbital …

The Gay X-Men Wedding That Should Have Been Alpha Flight’s

Artist of the cancelled Alpha Flight series, Dale Eaglesham posted a few weeks ago; This drives me absolutely crazy: Greg, Fred and I do all the work of bringing the series back and they cancel it on us. Why didn’t …

Rafael Grampá Creates New Gay Superhero For Brazilian TV – The Gay Laxyus

As we’ve noted, all current media seems obsessed with a gay Green Lantern or a Gay X-Man or usually both. None more than Brazilian TV programme Fantastico, which recently ran a piece on the companies’ news, mixing up Alan Scott …

The Missing Spider-Wedding

Here’s the cover to the Retailer customizable cover for Astonishing X-Men #51, which would allow a store to add their own wedding photo alongside the other Marvel wedding photos. But there seems to be a missing wedding. That of Mary …

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. …

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 …

Marvel Still Isn’t Saying It’s Northstar And Kyle Getting Hitched Even When Astonishing X-Men #49 Makes It Blatant

In today’s Astonishing X-Men, Marjorie Liu and Mike Perkins give us a big old fashioned superhero fight scene between these X-Men and the Marauders, both physical and mental. In which Kyle, Northstar’s boyfriend, find himself involved. Which leads to this …

Marvel Plans A Gay Marriage Media Furore For Astonishing X-Men

We’ve already reported on the upcoming nuptials of X-Man Northstar and his boyfriend Kyle in Astonishing X-Men. Marvel is still being oh so coy on the details and I’m starting to wonder if Rictor and Shatterstar or Hulking and Wiccan …