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Marvel Announces Phase 3 Details At Hollywood Event Including Captain Marvel & Black Panther Solo Films!
Safe to say that finally
getting confirmation of a was our biggest meltdown of the year. All activity at The Mary Sue halted for a good 30 minutes of celebration/speculation. We still haven't fully recovered.
Captain Marvel movie
Maybe we will by the time it comes out in 2018. Maybe.
High School Freshman’s Heartwarming Essay On The Importance Of Hermione
An arbitrary but high number of points to whatever house Naomi Horn is from, because
her essay on the important of Hermione in her life—and everyone's—melted our hearts.
Talented Women Join Forces To Help Lady Characters Fight Yetis In Lumberjanes Comic
, and we never, ever want them to stop. Lumberjanes brought us all the yeti fights we could handle
Yo, Studios: Here’s Why We Need More Female-Centric Superhero Merch
OK, OK. So this one is mostly about a
bad thing for female fandom, but the two awesome little girls who point out the ridiculous lack of female action figures in this video give us so much hope for the future.
Meet Windblade, A Female Character Joining the
Transformers Comic Canon
Transformers are genderless, you say? Windblade doesn't care about your whiny excuses, and she's coming after your "I don't see gender as long as it's male" crap.
Oh, The Feels: 501st Legion Send Stormtrooper Suit To Another Bullied Girl
The 501st Legion sending a stormtrooper outfit to a bullied geek girl pulled on the heart strings of geeks everywhere, but especially those who are regularly bullied both for being geeks and for being "fake geeks."
Give a kid a break, society.
Baby Steps, Yay!
Doctor Who Hires First Female Writer Since 2008
We haven't exactly been thrilled with the way
Doctor Who has handled its female characters lately, so we were pretty happy to hear that the show would .
finally have a female writer on staff again
Hopefully she'll tell them that they could fix that show if they just try hotwiring the fragment links and superseding the binary binary binary binary binary...
What If Geek Girls Acted Like Geek Guys?
this video also tackled a negative subject—the "fake geek girl" nonsense—but it did that so well that we all did a little happy dance about how awesome it was.
There was also one on gamers in case you have lingering Twitter war anger in need of release.
Comic-Con Exclusive Interview: Pedro Pascal Gives Us His Take On
Game of Thrones Gender Roles
on gender roles in the show. Oh, and we found out that he's read The Mary Sue, and we all needed a minute to compose ourselves. Game of Thrones' Pedro Pascal shared some great thoughts with us
Comics Publisher Image Announces New Titles At Image Expo
Despite the persistence of a lack of representation for women and people of color in comics both on the page and on the creative end, some of the new stuff coming from Image looks downright awesome.
Shutter and Kelly Sue DeConnick projects in particular caught our wide, hopeful eyes.
Sigourney Weaver on the Legacy of Ellen Ripley, Women in Games, and Her Return in
Sigourney Weaver came back in digital form in
Alien: Isolation, and the star told us all about the legacy of her iconic character and what she thinks about women in games.
Neil Gaiman’s New Children’s Book Features Snow White Saving Sleeping Beauty (Feat. Smoochin’)
Yes, Best Guy Neil Gaiman put out a children's book this year
in which Snow White saves Sleeping Beauty with a kiss.
Stick that in your pipe and smoke it, bigots.
Warner Bros Is Working On A Supergirl TV Show And I Have A Lot Of Feelings About It, Ok?
A Supergirl TV show.
A SUPERGIRL TV SHOW.
That is all.
Aisha Tyler Speaks Out About Harassment and Women in Gaming
Aisha Tyler made some strong statements about women in gaming at a Paley Center panel about representation of STEM women in entertainment.
Greg Rucka Has Something Important To Say About Your Gatekeeping Of Women In Geek Culture
Comic writer Greg Rucka went to bat for geek girls everywhere after word of this hateful shirt got around, and
it was excellent.
The Mary Sue Presents NYCC’s Anti-Harrassment Policy (And We Helped!)
ReedPOP and New York Comic Con took the awesome step of reaching out to little old us to help with their harassment policy!
We assembled a crack team of experts to make sure the Con was a safe and fun event for everyone. See you next year!
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Bad moments are sometimes the most important for us to write about here at The Mary Sue, but that doesn’t mean everything is doom and gloom! We’re all passionate geeks, and that means, above all else, loving things so much that we might actually explode. Take a look back at some of the things we loved this year that were the best candidates for untimely death by spontaneous fan-bustion.
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