TMS' Keisha Hatchett has already reported on the disappointing fact of Mockingbird writer Chelsea Cain leaving Twitter thanks to the hostile comics environment created by anti-feminist trolls simply because she dared ask people to buy her book and show Marvel that they want comics featuring nuanced female heroes. Well, it looks like the trolls will have a lot more to be upset about. Mockingbird, Vol. 1 has now shot up to #1 on Amazon's Marvel Comics bestseller list.Read More
Hey Male Members of Fandom, Stop Attacking Women Creators: Mockingbird Writer Chelsea Cain Quits Twitter Over Harassment
Since when is harassment acceptable practice for being a fan of a thing? Anything?
On Thursday, Mockingbird writer Chelsea Cain quit Twitter after receiving an onslaught of abuse from individuals calling themselves comic book fans. Her crime? Asking for greater representation in her field of work.Read More
We were rooting hard for ABC's Agent Carter, as there were clearly so many reasons why the show deserved a third season. However, ratings are ratings, and the ratings weren't there. Sadly, Agent Carter will not be getting a Season Three.Read More
For a while now there's been a will-they, won't they element surrounding a Marvel show starring Adrianne Palicki's Mockingbird and Nick Blood's Lance Hunter. First they were doing one, then they weren't, then they were and it was a "Mockingbird" show, then it was an Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. spin-off. So, what the hell is it exactly? Executive Producer Jeff Bell is trying to clear that up.Read More
Greetings, comics fans, and welcome to a brand new installment of Pull Wisely! We've got the whole crew rockin' this week, with Teresa Jusino, Maddy Myers, and yours truly, Jessica Lachenal sharing our favorite comic picks.Read More
If you've been thinking that Mockingbird deserves her own comic, you are not alone. Marvel thinks the same thing, and it's all happening!Read More
The Mary Sue Exclusive: First Look at Red Widow, Set to Debut in Marvel’s Mockingbird: S.H.I.E.L.D. 50th Anniversary #1
There's a new Widow in town!
Since the beginning of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a lot of the burden of representing the Women of Marvel in mainstream media has fallen on the shoulders of Black Widow. Not that she can't handle it, but it shouldn't be up to one female character to pull that weight when there are so many amazing female superheroes in the comics. And there's about to be one more! Preview after the jump!Read More