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America #7 Review: A Goddess For The New Age
I've yet to read Vengeance, and I'm just now going back and collecting the run of Young Avengers in which she starred However, I came to know her through Al Ewing's Ultimates run, which sadly ended recently. She's a badass brawler with immense strength and the ability to punch star-holes in dimensions She's cool-headed, but, if[...]
Bleeding Cool Celebrates LGBTQ Creators For Pride Month
He and longtime partner-in-comics Jamie McKelvie won the 2013 GLAAD Outstanding Comic Book Award for Young Avengers, a nearly all-LGBTQ+ superhero team (badass) But for me, there's no Gillen comic more influential than The Wicked + The Divine Aside from the wonderful crew of dynamic, powerful queer characters, my personal affinity for WicDiv began within Luci's[...]
Kieron Gillen's Spotlight At San Diego – This Time He's Bringing His Mum
And of course, who better to pull the details of his rise in popularity and success than his longtime partner in creativity, Jamie McKelvie. We start with a big cheer from a roomful of The Wicked + The Divine fans, followed by Jamie and Kieron taking their seats to be awarded by Comic-Con International for their[...]
Marvel Clears Out Omnibus Stock – Infinity Gauntlet To Young Avengers…
Now, the cream of the crop is presented in one deluxe, oversized hardcover! That's right, it's the best of the best from Marvel's 75-year publishing history – from the Golden Age to Marvel NOW! – as chosen by you, the loyal fans! So face front, True Believers, and prepare to relive 75 years of greatness[...]
Marvel And DC Amazon Fishing – Including A Gillen And McKelvie Young Avengers Omnibus
But at least this gives us an idea of some of the big book collections on the way… Epic Collection  Captain America Lives Again Tales Of Suspense (1959) 58-96, Avengers (1963) 4, Strange Tales (1951) 114  Silver Surfer: When Calls Galactus Fantastic Four (1961) 48-50, 55, 57-60, 72, 74-77; Material From Tales To Astonish (1959) 92-93, Fantastic Four (1961) 56, 61,[...]
Young Avengers Wins GLAAD Award For Increased Visibility And Understanding Of LGBT Community
From the GLAAD Awards in Los Angeles, this weekend, reflecting the portraying of gay characters and gay themes in pop culture, Marvel scored a win. Outstanding Comic Book:  Young Avengers, written by Kieron Gillen (Marvel Comics) It was also drawn by Jamie McKelvie and Mike Norton with colorist Matthew Wilson and Clayton Cowles and a whole bunch of other folk for the[...]
Bleeding Cosplay – From Shredder To Catbug
Like these folks did. To see more of Ian's cosplay coverage be sure to follow him on Tumblr for all the latest in cosplay tutorials, pictures and convention updates. Vega (Street Fighter) : Vega Cosplay ( Photographer : Ayzrock Velasco ( Shredder (TMNT) : Glitzy Geek Girl ( Photographer : Glitzy Geek GirlMiss America (Young Avengers) : Sara Moni[...]
Bleeding Cosplay – From Hulkling & Wiccan To Dragon Ball
Like these folks did. To see more of Ian's cosplay coverage be sure to follow him on Tumblr for all the latest in cosplay tutorials, pictures and convention updates. Emma Frost (Uncanny X-Men) : Meredith Placko ( Photographer : Savannah Alexandra ( Hulkling & Wiccan (Young Avengers) : Ryan ( & Detailed-Illusion ( Photographer :  Adel ( Butterfree (Pokemon)[...]
Young Avengers, Batwoman, Fearless Defenders, Life With Archie And Husbands Nominated For Gay Media Awards
Williams III, Marc Andreyko Fearless Defenders, written by Cullen Bunn Husbands, written by Jane Espenson, Brad Bell Life With Archie, written by Paul Kupperberg Young Avengers, written by Kieron Gillen Batwoman featured a lead lesbian character in a committed relationship It was criticised for dropping the marriage plot, but hiring a gay writer after Blackman and Williams walked may have won[...]
Tales from the Four-Color Closet – LGBTQ Young Avengers
Tumblr is in tears, critics are applauding, and fans all over kinda wish it wasn't so. The critically acclaimed and fan-favourite run on Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie et al is finished, with a wonderful, heartfelt and fun farewell to a team they've been working on for just around a year now[...]
Is Young Avengers The First Mainstream All LGBT Superhero Team?
Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie (and a few friends) comes to an end today, and it also concludes Gillen's Loki story, even more that Journey Into Mystery did The new Loki story picks up in All New Marvel Now Point One today. But before that, we get a revelation. After one or three examples,[...]
Bleeding Cool's Best Comic Panels of 2013
Miller, with art by Jorge Jimenez, colors by Carrie Strachan and letters by Saida Temofonte In her regular series, Wonder Woman is the perpetually rash god of war.  Everywhere else, she's just Superman's girlfriend.  In Miller and Jimenez's re-imagining of Wonder Woman's origin for the Smallville universe, the mood is much brighter, and never more than[...]