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Why People Want a Dark-Skinned Storm

Along with Misty Knight, who appeared in comics the same year (1975), Storm (Ororo Munroe) is one of the first female black comic book superheroes. While the character has a messy history sometimes, as the result of mostly being written by white men throughout a majority of her existence, she is still, along with Black Panther, one of the most important black characters. Which is why her live-action counterparts have been some of the most hotly debated casting choices.

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Things We Saw Today: We Know When Jessica Jones Is Coming Back, and We’ve Got a New Trailer!

We've got a new trailer for Season Two of Jessica Jones, and a release date! The new season will land on Netflix on March 8, 2018, and it looks like it will deal just as heavily with trauma and recovery as the first did.

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Comics Legend Len Wein, Co-Creator of Wolverine and Storm, Has Passed Away

Len Wein, the editor of Watchmen and co-creator of Wolverine, Storm, and Swamp Thing, has reportedly passed away.

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Misty Knight’s Uninformed Afro Podcast Set to Give Comics’ Black Superheroines Their Due

When we talk about things like representation in comics, it's very easy to focus exclusively on what's not there. Equally important, however, is celebrating (and sometimes reminding ourselves!) of what is there and what has been there all along! Powerful black superheroines in comics are not new or news. Rather, they often don't get the coverage or conversation they deserve, despite their long, rich histories. Misty Knight's Uninformed Afro is looking to change that.

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Now That Wolverine Is Finally Hanging Up His Claws, Where Is Storm’s Solo Film?

And how has it not happened yet?

With the first Logan trailer finally released, I can't help but feel like the Wendy's lady asking "Where's the beef?" In this case, where is Storm's solo film?

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5 Women of Color Who Are Strong In The Real Way

As a black woman, it isn’t often that I see my insecurities reflected in pop culture.

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13 Villainous Costumes That Make Being Bad Look Good

For dresses like these, I'd turn heel too.

This fashion roundup is not last month's floofy dress edition. This is ... the fashion of the damned? Well, not entirely. (That'll come at the end.) Due to the nature of entertainment in general, few characters are one hundred percent villainous or heroic, so there will be a few entries on this list that might make you go "Wait! She's not a villain anymore! This season. Well, most of it ...."

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Bryan Singer Shows Us Storm Looking Out on Cairo in X-Men: Apocalypse

I can't with Storm's badass hair. I JUST CAN'T.

I've gotta say, no matter how you feel about Bryan Singer, his Instagram game - particularly re: X-Men: Apocalypse - has been on point, as he always teases exactly the right things.

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See All Your Baby Mutants in New High-Definition X-Men: Apocalypse Stills

My kingdom for a Comic-Con trailer.

Fox has released some high-definition stills from X-Men: Apocalypse, and the gang sure looks good! What do you think of everyone's vibes so far?

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Official EW X-Men: Apocalypse Images Reveal Psylocke, Apocalypse, and MOHAWKED STORM

100% butt pose free.

Weird dad joke tagline aside, what do you guys think of this EW cover?

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Pull It Together: Bitch Planet Backstory, Ms. Marvel Valentines Special, and the End of She-Hulk

We've got issues. Lots of issues.

Welcome to Pull It Together, where the goal is to narrow the massive field of comic book titles to the ones you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list; it’s about what could be on yours!

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Praise the Old Gods and the New! Sophie Turner is X-Men: Apocalypse’s Young Jean Grey

Storm and Cyclops have also been cast!

Telekinesis is coming.

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Rumor: Some Familiar Geeky Faces are Testing for Roles in X-Men: Apocalypse

'80s Sansa is coming.

We see what you're doing, X-Men: Apocalypse. Announcing that you're an '80s period piece and then teasing us with the possibility of Sophie Turner as Jean Grey? You might know how to get The Mary Sue editors reinvested in a franchise, but don't think we won't notice if you eventually punk out.

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Pull It Together: Storm, Lumberjanes, The Wicked + The Divine, and Captain Marvel’s 100th Issue!

We've got issues. Lots of issues.

Welcome to Pull It Together, where the goal is to narrow the massive field of comic book titles to the ones you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

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Things We Saw Today: Happy Thanksgiving From Rick Grimes

Happy Thanksgivin'. And stuff. And thangs. (via Cheezburger)

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The Psychology of Inspirational Women: Storm

Even our heroes are scared of something.

This is the first in our new Psychology of Inspirational Women series, in which Licensed Clinical Psychologist Dr. Janina Scarlet talks us through the mindset of our favorite female characters.

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Things We Saw Today: The #SaveStorm Campaign Needs YOU

Still reeling from the recent loss of Marvel's She-Hulk title, as well as Elektra? It looks like another female-led series might be on the chopping block next—Storm. A social media campaign's been created to champion for Ororo's book; Brett White at Comic Book Resources has more on the subject.

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Things We Saw Today: Join The Geek Girl Illuminati

We've got your back.

Valkyrie founder, comic writer, artist, and all-around extraordinary human Kate Leth has designed these Geek Girl Illuminati shirts, so you can spot each other in a crowd. Because if we don't have each other's backs, who will? (via Topatoco)

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Pull It Together: New Lumberjanes, Saga, Sonja, Storm, and Big Savings on Batgirl!

We've got issues. Lots of issues.

Welcome to Pull It Together, where the goal is to narrow the massive field of comic book titles to the ones you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

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Pull it Together With Your Weekly Comics Bulletin: Huge Sales and Storm #1!

We've got issues. Lots of issues.

Welcome to Pull it Together, where the goal isn’t to tell you exactly what comics you should read, but to narrow the field by showing you titles you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

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