If you're a TMS subscriber, you receive our daily newsletter, and (almost) every Wednesday I provide our weekly Pull Wisely list of comics recommendations for New Comic Book Day. Now that a full 365 days have gone by, here are some of my favorite new, female-created titles this year!Read More
We got to see a dream team-up in comics form when the original all-male Ghostbusters team crossed paths (but not streams!) with the new female Ghostbusters in IDW's Ghostbusters 101. Now, our favorite ghostbusting ladies are the stars of their own limited series!Read More
If you love Jem and the Holograms as much as I do, then I have some sad news to share. IDW's popular title, based on the truly outrageous 1980s cartoon of the same name, will be ending this spring.Read More
With Kelly Thompson and Leonardo Roberto’s Hawkeye, Marvel is taking a clear stand against online harassment.Read More
Just don't call her Lady Hawkeye.
Thanks to an upcoming series from writer Kelly Thompson (Jem and the Holograms, A-Force) and artist Leonardo Romero, I'm getting exactly what I've been hoping for: a Kate Bishop Hawkeye solo comic.Read More
The Mary Sue Interview: Sophie Campbell Talks Dark Jem, Music, and the Power of Fictional Representation
IDW's Jem and the Holograms continues to be one of the most downright fun comics out there right now, but artist Sophie Campbell and writer Kelly Thompson manage to balance sincere, positive representation of important issues with all that fun (it's almost as if the two things aren't mutually exclusive!).Read More
BOOM! Studios' Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers comic is already doing really well, as issue 0 is already on its third printing since January, and the pre-orders for Issue #1, which comes out next month, are already at over 100,000 copies. Now, BOOM! is giving one of the Rangers her own book. Get ready for Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink!Read More
What are you waiting for? Get on the Jem train!
Welcome to the new Pull Wisely, TMS’ video comic review series! Join me as I go in-depth into a new comic.Read More
Welcome to the new Pull Wisely, TMS' new video comic review series! Join the illustrious Jessica Lachenal and me as we go in-depth into a new comic. We’ll be offering reviews, critiques, and all sorts of thinks and feels about a brand new issue every single week… when we’re not making dumb jokes and puns about it. You know how things go around here at The Mary Sue.Read More
Pizzazz isn't bad, just misunderstood.
If you're not reading IDW's Jem and the Holograms right now, what are you even doing with your life?Read More
If you're not reading Jem and the Holograms (IDW) or Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps (Marvel), you're missing out on two of the best feminist titles on the shelves right now, and those books have one very important element in common - writer, Kelly Thompson. If you love awesome women in the comics industry, today's your lucky day!Read More
Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps will be flying onto shelves this June, and in the meantime we've got a preview as well as several variants to get you hype.Read More
The Mary Sue Exclusive: Jem and the Holograms Bios Featuring Rio, Synergy, Clash & All-New Character!
IDW's Jem and the Holograms #2 is in stores today (GO BUY IT NOW!) and we've got some special bio art to share with you of Rio, Synergy, Clash, and an all-new character to the Jem universe!Read More
Captain Marvel's about to get truly outrageous.
Now that she's already got an awesome book on her hands with Jem and the Holograms, comics writer Kelly Thompson will be making her Marvel debut as co-writer on Captain Marvel & The Carol Corps along with Kelly Sue Deconnick and David Lopez.Read More
Is anyone else hungry?Read More
Should you pick up Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell's book?
Yes, it's true. The Mary Sue got an early review copy of IDW Publishing's Jem and the Holograms #1 and didn't share it with you. Just like our Jem dolls. But at least in this case we can share our thoughts!Read More
LOOK AT THESE LADIES.
We're already getting a Wild West AU and an all-female Avengers as part of Marvel's Secret Wars event this May; but if that isn't enough to get you to start a pull list at your local, you might be excited to learn about their all-new Carol Corps book for Captain Marvel fans!Read More
IDW Publishing knows how excited we all are for the new comic from Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell. They also know we're chomping at the bit to know more about the cast and have given The Mary Sue exclusive character art/bios on each of the ladies!Read More
"As Tumblr will very excitedly let you know."
IDW's Jem and the Holograms ongoing series is about to hit shelves in March, and judging from the creative team's recent confirmation of a certain ship, everyone's favorite big-haired ladies are going to be radder than ever before.Read More
Our first look at the upcoming Jem and the Holograms ongoing series by Kelly Thompson was appropriately exciting, but this latest image, which shows the Hologram's rivals, has us even more pumped. The hair! The outfits! Yes, please! Plus, Thompson also recently spoke about the diversity on the original show, and how their modern version strives to uphold that legacy.Read More