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Ronda Rousey May Just Be the Next Marvel Superhero the World Is Waiting For

It comes as little surprise that UFC champion and media darling Ronda Rousey will star in the role of Ms. Marvel — the umbrella name for the band of s... Read More »

Check Out the Newest Marvel Superhero: A Super Genius Young Girl

Marvel is breathing life back into an older series from 1978, "Devil Dinosaur" by Jack Kirby, with its new "Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur." The short-l... Read More »

First Look at Marvel's All-Female Avengers Debuting This Fall (and the Story Behind Them)

By Megan Angelo When we talk about female superheroes — how many of them there are, what jobs they're given to do, the way they dre — we're really ta... Read More »

9 Superheroines Who Need Their Own Movies

Why do all the male superheroes get to have all the fun on the big screen? As fun as they are to watch, it seems that females only get to play the sid... Read More »

Throwback Thursday: Jenette Kahn’s Comic-Con

In 2010, San Diego’s Comic-Con International was trying out a new-fangled online scheduling system. It showed that only 77 people were signed up to at... Read More »

Female Cartoon Characters Ahead of Their Time

Which female cartoon characters have inspired you? Check out your responses in the gallery above. The characters in the comic books we read and the ca... Read More »