Women & NB Creators at Marvel Comics Watch, August 2019 Solicits: 37 Creators on 28 Books

August is a big month for Marvel, with a “landmark” thousandth issue from a massive team of creators set to hit comic shops. The numbering is completely arbitrary, and it’s not even a real series. Marvel saw the success DC had with its legitimate Action Comics #1000 and Detective Comics #1000 and, since there areContinue reading “Women & NB Creators at Marvel Comics Watch, August 2019 Solicits: 37 Creators on 28 Books”

Sensation Comics featuring Wonder Woman #45 and #46 Review: “Besties, Part 1 and 2” by Barbara Randall Kesel, Irene Koh, and Emma Vieceli

More than anything else, the quality of a Wonder Woman story depends on how well the creative team captures Wonder Woman. Cool fights, interesting settings or scenarios, and menacing villains are all important ingredients, but getting Wonder Woman right is the key. The current arc of Sensation Comics, “Besties”, has turned Wonder Woman into anContinue reading “Sensation Comics featuring Wonder Woman #45 and #46 Review: “Besties, Part 1 and 2” by Barbara Randall Kesel, Irene Koh, and Emma Vieceli”

Wonder Woman’s August 2015 Covers And Solicits

August will put us three months into DCYou, the recently revealed branding for DC’s June mini-relaunch, and Wonder Woman has a lot on the go. Along with her three regular series, she’s helping to launch a new book and is sort of the focus of a special one-shot. Let’s dig into the August 2015 solicitsContinue reading “Wonder Woman’s August 2015 Covers And Solicits”

Women At Marvel Comics Watch – July 2015 Solicits: 14 Different Female Creators On 14 Different Books

After the March “Women of Marvel” promotion helped Marvel reach 20 different female creators for the first time in a long time, the publisher crashed hard in April but slowly grew in the months that followed. Now with the July solicits, Marvel appears to be leveling out, and not at a particularly impressive spot either.Continue reading “Women At Marvel Comics Watch – July 2015 Solicits: 14 Different Female Creators On 14 Different Books”

A Closer Look At The Many Female Creators And Characters In DC Comics’ New Line Up

DC Comics made a big announcement today, revealing the post-“Convergence” line up for their main superhero titles. Along with 29 continuing titles, DC unveiled 24 new series and minis, many of which featured new creators and a variety of new and underutilized characters. It was a good day for women at DC across the boardContinue reading “A Closer Look At The Many Female Creators And Characters In DC Comics’ New Line Up”

Women At DC Comics Watch – February 2015 Solicits: 30 Female Creators On 35 Different Books

Last month, after DC broke their record for female creators in their solicits yet again, I was wondering when they might hit the mark of 30 different women. Turns out, it was this month, with DC breaking their record once more in their February solicits. I’ve been expecting a drop off after so many monthsContinue reading “Women At DC Comics Watch – February 2015 Solicits: 30 Female Creators On 35 Different Books”