gay marriage


Wonder Woman Tells Superman 'It's Not Gay Marriage, It's Just Marriage'

From the upcoming digital-and-then-print Sensation Comics from DC Comics, Wonder Woman officiates a marriage between two women of her acquaintance. And offers perspective from Paradise Island, a country of just women. Huffington Post writes of writer and artist Jason Badower, The wedding issue also marks Badower's DC Comics debut. The artist told The Huffington Post in […]


Marvel's Gay Marriage/Chik-Fil-A Allegory In Today's Cable And X-Force (SPOILERS)

In today's Cable And X-Force #3, we get a new bad guy. Possibly. One Teresa Peyton. Wannabe world conqueror? Communist terrorist? Al Qaeda cell member? Or fast food magnate? Yes folks, it's the boss Eat-More and the link between her chain of restaurants and her mutophobic views. Which is clearly an allegory towards Chik-Fil-A's Dan […]

Gay Marriage In Comics At NYCC

Skip Harvey reports for Bleeding Cool from NYCC and the Gay Marriage In Comics panel; The issue of sexual identity in comics isn't a new one. From Northstar to the justifiably snide re-introduction of Kate Kane, to Apollo and Midnighter, this idea has been around for a while. Now, however, it's a hot button political […]

Thirteen Gay Weddings In Four Comic Stores For Astonishing X-Men #51

Next week, Marvel publishes Astonishing X-Men #51, featuring the marriage of X-Man Northstar to his boyfriend Kyle, one day early. And some people are making quite the celebration. Collectors Corner in Baltimore, familiar to Bleeding Cool readers, are celebrating their own gay wedding as two longtime customers renew their vows for an event instore  to […]

Mickey Mouse Supports Gay Marriage At Disney Tokyo

Marvel Comics may be about to make news for their first gay marriage in a comic book, between Northstar and his partner Kyle. But their parent company has beaten them to it. Tokyo Disney Resort has confirmed that same sex couples can have their own fairytale wedding at hotels in the resort, after enquiries were […]

Marvel Plans A Gay Marriage Media Furore For Astonishing X-Men

We've already reported on the upcoming nuptials of X-Man Northstar and his boyfriend Kyle in Astonishing X-Men. Marvel is still being oh so coy on the details and I'm starting to wonder if Rictor and Shatterstar or Hulking and Wiccan will pop by to make it triple gay wedding. Anyway, Marvel have told retailers today, […]

A Little Heart Pimps Out Creators To Support Marriage Equality

A Little Heart is an indie comics anthology being created to support marriage equality, and seeking funding through Kickstarter. Its in reaction to the approaching Minnesota referendum to ban gay marriage, but draws a talent base from further afield. They include Noah Van Sciver, Joseph Remnant, Kate Craig + Emily Carroll, Maurice Vellekoop, MariNaomi, Sally […]


One Million Homophobic Moms Target Archie Comics And Toys R Us (UPDATED)

UPDATE: John Goldwater, c0-CEO of Archie Comics has responded to the story below. He writes; "We stand by Life with Archie #16. As I've said before, Riverdale is a safe, welcoming place that does not judge anyone. It's an idealized version of America that will hopefully become reality someday. We're sorry the American Family Association/OneMillionMoms.com […]

Monday Runaround – Gay Marriage, Perfume And Newt Gingrich

KevinWatch: Everyone's talking Archie! The Daily Mail, Huffington, Tim, Fox News… it's going to get busy! MooreWatch: Alan Moore on sexism in comics in the eighties. Miss Arrowette would reduce gangs of criminals to spluttering, coughing helplessness by engulfing them in clouds of talc from her 'Powder-Puff Arrow'. Batgirl would dazzle villains by reflecting the […]