Karen Berger’s Wonder Woman Legacy

By the late 1980s, it had been a LONG time since Wonder Woman comics were relevant or any kind of bestseller.  She was very popular in the 1940s and drifted down from there.  With the mod revamp in the late 1960s and then the return to her Amazon roots and the TV show in theContinue reading “Karen Berger’s Wonder Woman Legacy”

Karen Berger Leaves Vertigo OR Karen Berger Is Why Comics Are Good

Karen Berger, the executive editor, senior vice president, and basically the creator of DC Comics’ Vertigo line is stepping down from her post.  Yesterday, a press release announced that Berger will leave in March 2013 and be replaced by a “new leadership team” likely comprised of current Vertigo editors.  This is a sad day forContinue reading “Karen Berger Leaves Vertigo OR Karen Berger Is Why Comics Are Good”

Women In Comics Statistics: Previews And Predictions For DC’s Second Wave

Now that DC’s Second Wave has launched this week with Dial H, Earth Two, GI Combat, and World’s Finest, I got to wondering how that might affect their women in comics stats for May.  Luckily for me, I’m the guy that tabulates them, so I dug into my numbers.  I haven’t got the new booksContinue reading “Women In Comics Statistics: Previews And Predictions For DC’s Second Wave”