Women & NB Creators at Marvel Comics Watch, September 2017 Solicits: 28 Creators on 26 Books

After setting record highs in March, Marvel’s number of female and non-binary creators has been comparatively poor ever since. The September solicits show a slight improvement in representation, a jump that still leaves Marvel well off of their past highs but nonetheless marks their highest total in some time. Let’s take a look at who’sContinue reading “Women & NB Creators at Marvel Comics Watch, September 2017 Solicits: 28 Creators on 26 Books”

Women at Marvel Comics Watch – June 2017 Solicits, 23 Women on 26 Books

Continuing our catch up on the latest-ish solicits, today we turn to Marvel. After posting record breaking numbers in March, their June 2017 solicits again feature considerably fewer female creators in the mix. It’s a decline that’s got some staying power; three straight months in the low 20s is a disappointing run. Marvel’s proven quiteContinue reading “Women at Marvel Comics Watch – June 2017 Solicits, 23 Women on 26 Books”

Women at Marvel Comics Watch – April 2017 Solicits, 24 Female Creators on 19 Books

After posting the highest number of female creators we’ve ever seen from either DC or Marvel last month, Marvel failed to match their record this month. In fact, they weren’t even close. Now, this isn’t a huge surprise; the story of these stats is always two steps forward, one step back. A high is rarelyContinue reading “Women at Marvel Comics Watch – April 2017 Solicits, 24 Female Creators on 19 Books”

Women at Marvel Comics Watch, March 2017 Solicits: 37 Women on 33 Books, A New Record

Marvel’s on quite a run with female creators rights now. March will mark the publisher’s eighth straight month with more than 30 different female creators in the mix, and Marvel is set to best their record number for combined female creators and books that they set in December. It’s really quite an impressive streak, allContinue reading “Women at Marvel Comics Watch, March 2017 Solicits: 37 Women on 33 Books, A New Record”

Women at Marvel Comics Watch – October 2016 Solicits, 33 Women on 24 Books

Marvel’s really on a roll with female creators right now. I mean, they still represent a small minority of Marvel’s overall number of creators, but the numbers are much higher than they used to be. Consider this: Marvel’s October 2015 solicits had only nine different female creators in the mix. NINE. A year later, MarvelContinue reading “Women at Marvel Comics Watch – October 2016 Solicits, 33 Women on 24 Books”

Women at Marvel Comics Watch – September 2016 Solicits, 33 Women on 23 Books

When Marvel posted 34 different female creators in their August 2016 solicits, I thought that the number would be hard to match when next month’s batch dropped. Turns out, I was right, but in the best way; Marvel didn’t quite hit 34 different female creators again, but they did hit 33 and that’s pretty impressive.Continue reading “Women at Marvel Comics Watch – September 2016 Solicits, 33 Women on 23 Books”

Women at Marvel Comics Watch – August 2016 Solicits, 34 Women on 28 Books

Marvel’s on quite a run right now, hitting some of the highest numbers of female creators they’ve ever had over the past six months. This coming August will be no exception, with Marvel besting their own record set just a couple of months back. Lots of women are working on lots of fantastic books atContinue reading “Women at Marvel Comics Watch – August 2016 Solicits, 34 Women on 28 Books”