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Heroine Addict: A Muslim Ms. Marvel

News broke earlier today, through the New York Times, that Ms. Marvel is to become a legacy name for Marvel Comics. The new Ms. Marvel, a Jersey City teen named Kamala Khan, also happens to be Muslim. Kamala Khan was … Continue reading

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Heroine Addict: Gender and Race at New York Comic Con

One of the most interesting panels I had the pleasure of attending was Geeks of Color Assemble! Minorities in Fandom and Geek Culture. The panel, with a variety of astounding guests, included award-winning writer N.K. Jemisin, games writer and critic Jeffrey L. Wilson, … Continue reading

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Heroine Addict: DC Remains Evasive at NYCC

DC Comics was different at this year’s New York Comic Con. Electing not to have a traditional booth on the vender floor, DC instead had a section of the Artist Alley roped off specifically for autograph sessions. Compared to Marvel’s … Continue reading

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Heroine Addict: Marvel at New York Comic Con

Last weekend was the 8th annual New York Comic Con, the largest “pop culture event” on East coast. Boasting 133,000 attendees this year, about a 13% gain as compared to NYCC 2012 and putting it on par, size-wise, with San Diego … Continue reading

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Heroine Addict: Cashing in on Harley Quinn

About a month ago, DC Comics released a preview for a brand new Harley Quinn series, penned by fan favorites Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti and a, then, unnamed artist. Slated to releases in November, the series was quietly being … Continue reading

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MythSpoken #27: “The Adam WarRock Podcast”

The MythSpoken Crew has another special guest this week-nerd-core rapper Adam WarRock!  After an interview with Adam, we all talk about Avengers 2: Age of Ultron, Superman vs. Batman, the introduction of established characters into a new universe, and Animal … Continue reading

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MythSpoken Podcast #25: The “Why Didn’t They Just Make It A Mini-Series” Episode

Mike, Barak, and Ellie are back with a regular bi-weekly episode.  This week the crew talks comics: Avengers Arena, and the upcoming Superman/Wonder Woman and Justice League 3000. Listen Now! Show Notes: Dennis Hopeless comments on Avengers Arena Contest of … Continue reading

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Heroine Addict: What’s in a Name?

I’ve talked before about how important female legacies are to superhero comics. The superhero world is male dominated, with an emphasis on male legacies, so when women get a chance to have a lineage, no matter how long-lived, it is … Continue reading

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MythSpoken RPG Special #4: The 13th Age Character Generation Episode

The MythSpoken Crew sat down to check out the upcoming 13th Age Role Playing Game!  In this first Special, we discuss character generation as Ellie and Jen make two very different paladins.  We will be releasing a series of Specials … Continue reading

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Heroine Addict: A Little Help from My Friends

Anyone who’s followed me on Twitter or spoken to me, even briefly, about comics recently is probably sick of hearing about how abhorrent I find DC’s Worlds’ Finest. Paul Levitz, the man who created the Helena Wayne variant of Huntress … Continue reading

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