A nonprofit organization ominously operating under the monicker the Comics Code Authority was responsible for preventing openly LGBT characters from appearing in comic books until the late 1980s, … [Read more...] about Comic Book Authority Kept Gays Out Of Comics: Historian
Comic book fans had lots to rejoice about yesterday when Marvel Studios announced its upcoming slate of new films. In addition to sequels for the critically and commercially successful Captain America … [Read more...] about Is An LGBT Superhero Film Far Off?
We've been covering Marvel's Astonishing X-Men and its examination of the marriage between Canadian Northstar to American Kyle Jinadu since late last year. In its recent issue number 59, … [Read more...] about Marvel’s ‘Astonishing X-Men’ Married Gay Characters Northstar and Kyle Face Deportation Issues Caused by DOMA
Marvel Comics writer John Byrne has previously said he always planned to make superhero Northstar, introduced in 1979, gay, but that corporate and cultural forces kept him in the closet until 1992. … [Read more...] about Flashback: ‘Gay Comix’ Clobbered The Closet In 1980
The latest issue of Marvel's Astonishing X-Men came out last week and recently wedded couple Northstar and Kyle Jinadu do not appear to be experiencing marital bliss because Northstar is … [Read more...] about Is Gay ‘X-Men’ Marriage Already On The Rocks?
Some comic fans are so inspired and thrilled by gay X-Man Northstar's marriage to his boyfriend that they're using the occasion either renew their own vows or tie some fresh knots. … [Read more...] about Gay ‘X-Men’ Fans Will Marry On The Same Day As Hero Northstar
Gay X-Men fans should be salivating over this. The splash page to X-Men #50, in which Northstar proposes to his boyfriend Kyle Jinadu, is up for auction on eBay. Writes the Hollywood Reporter: … [Read more...] about ‘X-Men’ Artwork Featuring Northstar’s Marriage Proposal to His Boyfriend is Up for Sale