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
One of the best parts of the revamped Riverdale of Archie Comics is the new take on legendary all-girl band, Josie and the Pussycats, in a series written by Marguerite Bennett and drawn by Audrey Mok. April heralds the arrival of Issue #6 of the title, which begins an all-new story arc, and provides a perfect jumping-on point for new readers.Read More
Comic creator Marguerite Bennett is just kicking ass and taking names all over the comics industry. One of those places is over at Archie Comics, where she's on writing duty for Josie and the Pussycats!Read More
Animosity is the story of a girl and her dog. But OH MY GOD, is it so much more than that. You are doing yourself a huge disservice if you aren't reading Animosity. Luckily, the first trade has just been released. Do yourself a favor and pick up Animosity Vol. 1: The Wake, won't you? Oh. You want to actually know what it's about and what the big deal is before you do that? Don't trust me when I tell you something is life-changing? Well, read on then!Read More
Batwoman fans have reason to rejoice today! DC Comics has announced that Kate Kane will be returning to her own ongoing comic in early 2017!Read More
#BlackComicsMonth Creator Tee Franklin, A.K.A. MizCaramelVixen, Wants Your Stories of Mental Illness For Her New Anthology
Tee Franklin, known on the interwebz as MizCaramelVixen, is all about inclusiveness in comics. As you know, she was the brains behind the popular #BlackComicsMonth initiative, which puts the spotlight on comics with black protagonists and/or with black creators (bonus points for both!). Now, she has a new focus. One that is just as near and dear to her heart: ending the stigma surrounding mental illness.Read More
Yes! The best band in Riverdale is getting their own reboot!Read More
DC Bombshells, an alternate-history look at our favorite female DC superheroes, is only growing in popularity. Thanks to Ant Lucia's amazing artwork that inspired the line in the first place, Marguerite Bennett's fabulous writing, and a team of amazing artists throughout each issue, the demand for all things DC Bombshells has never been higher. Well, DC Comics is answering the call with a bunch of new merch as well as the title's very first Annual!Read More
The Mary Sue is super-pleased to exclusively announce that Dark Horse Comics will be publishing The Secret Loves of Geek Girls anthology for worldwide distribution.Read More
We talk a lot 'round these parts about how comics have a long way to go before there's gender parity in the industry. However, we also love celebrating the women who are and have been working in the medium.Read More
In last week's issue of Marguerite Benett's new ongoing Angela: Queen of Hel, Angela's long-suspected relationship with her companion Sera was gloriously confirmed (see awesome smooching, above).Read More
Marguerite Bennett is one of the busiest women in comics, jetting between publishers like DC, Marvel, BOOM! Studios, Dynamite, and AfterShock Comics. At New York Comic Con this year, she was all over the place—at her own table in Artists' Alley, on a Women of Marvel panel, and preaching the gospel of DC Bombshells.Read More
Red Sonja is undergoing a redesign, and she's saying "so long" to the chainmail bikini.Read More
DC’s Bombshells Explode With Creativity! An Interview With the Artists of DC Comics Bombshells #2 and an Exclusive Cover Reveal!
Also, three out of three artists prefer Wonder Woman.
It's no secret the DC Bombshells detonated fandom with excitement since their cover stunt in 2014. Now in their own ongoing digital and print series written by Marguerite Bennett, the DC Bombshells have every artist in the biz vying for their attention. The lucky three who drew DC Comics Bombshells #2 sat down with the Mary Sue to talk about this exciting project. Also, we've included BONUS EXCLUSIVE COVER REVEAL ACTION with the amazing variant cover for #3 by Kate Leth!Read More
Marvel’s A-Force to Continue Beyond Secret Wars and All-New, All-Different Avengers to Debut This Fall!
Well, A-Force fans, there was some great news today! Marvel will be continuing A-Force after Secret Wars with a new #1 continuing the series in the Fall!Read More
Con't hardly wait!
Taking place over June 6th-7th at Pier 94 in New York City, Special Edition: NYC is a great way to interact with your favorite creators and meet other fans and industry members in a uniquely intimate convention environment.Read More
"A story of the DC heroines, all the DC heroines."
"DC Comics Bombshells is one of the wildest things I’ve ever had the pleasure to create—a story of the DC heroines, all the DC heroines, in a crisis that defines themselves as well as their generation."Read More
May the cons be ever in your favor.
Hey you! Yes, you! Would you like to be the proud owner of a Weekend Pass for Special Edition: NYC? Thanks to our friends over at ReedPOP, The Mary Sue will be giving away four Weekend Passes so you can check out all your fave creators in person at the NYC Javits Center on June 6th and June 7th.Read More
Special Edition: NYC is all about allowing fans and creators to interact in a different way than they might at a larger event like New York Comic Con, and in that spirit ReedPOP has tapped some beloved artists to create the badges for this year's show.Read More
I have a feeling Marvel knew what they were doing when they included a page containing Captain Marvel fighting a shark in their first preview of A-Force, their new all-female Avengers team.Read More