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  1. Tim Burton Confirms Winona Ryder Returning For Beetlejuice 2; Is Tired Of Sad Superheroes

    One could even say he... gave us the Deetz.

    Tim Burton has assumed his human form for the Big Eyes promotional tour, and he came with glad tidings: Winona Ryder is returning for the "closer than ever" Beetlejuice sequel!

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  2. Things We Saw Today: Phyllis Latour Doyle, A Real Life Agent Carter

    IRL BAMF

    Phillys Latour Doyle parachuted into Normandy, where she "posed as a poor French girl, riding her bicycle across the countryside to sell soap to German soldiers in order to give away their positions to the Allies." She did some literal avenging. She's a badass. (via Moviepilot)

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  3. Tesco Stops Gendering Superhero Toys After Image Of Disapproving Little Girl Goes Viral

    She's watching you.

    As a fan of The Flash, Batman Superman, Spider-Man, and Wonder Woman, 7-year-old Maggie was not impressed when she discovered this sign for superhero toys in her local UK Tesco.

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  4. Things We Saw Today: Models Merged With Superheroes

    HULK SMASH CLOTHES

    French photographer Christophe Serrano did a series of superhero-infused photos with models. Some are very normative. Some — Hulk, for example — less so. Thoughts? (via DC Women Kicking Ass)

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  5. Dorkly Presents the 5 Weirdest Redesigns of Your Favorite Comic Characters

    OK, this looks bad.

    Every once in a while, comics creators try to shake things up and bring a new perspective to classic superhero attire. Sometimes it works, like with Carol Danvers or the latest Batgirl. Sometimes it decidedly does not. Here are those times, as curated by Dorkly.

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  6. Dorkly Allows You To Choose Your Superhero Origin Poison

    "But what about X, Y, or Z!" you asked, when you saw there were only three possible options on Dorkly's "Choose Your Own Power" poll.

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  7. Dorkly Lists 5 Superhero Teams Weirder Than the Guardians of the Galaxy

    Go easy on the guy, Catman, he just had a burrito.

    I know I'm gonna like any comics list if it starts with the Secret Six. ...and then continues on to talk about how the series makes Catman into a character that some people want to be and some others just want.

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  8. Dorkly Offers Up Some Progressive Superheroes

    Dorkly took inspiration from Marvel's new!Thor and decided to create 6 "progressive superheroes."

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  9. Wear This Superhero Cologne to Cover Up the Stink of Your Manly, Heroic Angst

    "My parents are dead, but man do I smell good!"

    Sadly, these superhero colognes exist only in the mind and the concept art of web design company Animink. But can any of us really be said to exist? The cosmos is so unthinkably vast that all human experience is only a pinprick within its cavernous emptiness. If we have no effect at all on the darkness around us, can we really claim to be at all? Who are you? Who am I? Who is Batman, and what does he smell like? Rancid sweat with slight undertones of leather and sweat, right? It has to be gross.

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  10. Hijab-Wearing Superhero Fan Draws Herself As Various Comic Book Characters

    And it was good.

    "I am a Muslim girl (who wears a hijab) and I prefer to wear long/loose things that go below the butt" writes Tumblrer Nora. So when Nora participates in the Draw Yourself Challenge, those are the duds her chosen superheroes wear as well. The result is pretty dang nifty. It might be a day early to start flipping one's lid over America-related stuff, but that flag hijab makes me want to do a dance.

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