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Creativity

Marvel Debuts Digital Comic Series Centered Around Real Life Story Of A Syrian Mother

Marvel Debuts Digital Comic Series Centered Around Real Life Story Of A Syrian Mother

We love comic books here at GTHQ and jump at the opportunity to share how this medium is creating diversity and inclusiveness in a world where it is being demanded […]

Creativity

Popular Comic Book Titles ‘Iron Man’ &  ‘Kick-Ass’ Getting Gender Reboots

Popular Comic Book Titles ‘Iron Man’ & ‘Kick-Ass’ Getting Gender Reboots

Move over Rihanna, there’s a new RiRi in town! Her name is Riri Williams, and she may not sing and dance, but she sure is super. Marvel has recently announced […]

Interviews

How Comic Book Co. Vortex Inc Is Closing The Cultural Gap In Africa With Their Characters & Stories

How Comic Book Co. Vortex Inc Is Closing The Cultural Gap In Africa With Their Characters & Stories

If you haven’t yet heard of comic book company Vortex Inc, it’s time to get familiar. While we love both the DC and Marvel universe for the range of badass […]

Entertainment

No Cape Needed: Senator Elizabeth Warren Becomes Immortalized As A Comic Book Superhero

No Cape Needed: Senator Elizabeth Warren Becomes Immortalized As A Comic Book Superhero

Who needs a cape when you have the power of legislative knowledge and the capacity to make everyday Americans’ lives better by implementing strategic policies? That’s essentially the message we […]

Entertainment

The New Spider-Woman Comic Features Jessica Drew As A Crime-Fighting Single Mom

The New Spider-Woman Comic Features Jessica Drew As A Crime-Fighting Single Mom

There’s this stereotypical image of a superhero that goes like this: male, muscular, non-emotional, usually Caucasian, and possesses no flaws. But when you look at the current storylines being churned […]

Family Life

This Awesome Dad Created ‘Heroic Girls’ A Comic Book Org. Created To Inspire His Daughters

This Awesome Dad Created ‘Heroic Girls’ A Comic Book Org. Created To Inspire His Daughters

Can we just take this moment to give a huge shout-out to all the parents who are raising their children to be kind, smart, open-minded, ambitious and passionate. When we […]

Entertainment

Meet ‘Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur’, Marvel’s Latest Female-Driven Comic Remake

Meet ‘Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur’, Marvel’s Latest Female-Driven Comic Remake

We’ll file this under: “progressive moves Marvel is making in the diversity department yet we can’t fathom why they refuse to make a female-driven superhero movie”. Seriously Marvel, you know […]

Entertainment

Marvel Comics Just Revealed A Major Game Changer: Female Thor Has Breast Cancer

Marvel Comics Just Revealed A Major Game Changer: Female Thor Has Breast Cancer

We were jumping up and down with glee with Marvel Comics revealed in July 2014 that the new Thor was a woman. It caused quite a stir amongst die-hard comic […]

Entertainment, Family Life

DC Comics, Marvel & Their Inherent Female Superhero Problem. Is It Improving?

DC Comics, Marvel & Their Inherent Female Superhero Problem. Is It Improving?

The discussion about female superheroes in literature and on film and TV is gathering steam, partly because of a plethora of productions that are focused on women. We shouldn’t give […]

Entertainment

Womanthology Series Redefining The Portrayal Of Female Comic Book Characters

Womanthology Series Redefining The Portrayal Of Female Comic Book Characters

If you’re a female comic book fan, you have probably wondered at some point about the lack of female characters and female artists in the comic world, right? Or if […]

Entertainment

Get Ready For A New Ms. Marvel: Ethnic, Diverse And Still As Badass As Ever!

Get Ready For A New Ms. Marvel: Ethnic, Diverse And Still As Badass As Ever!

“You can’t be what you can’t see” has got to be one of our favorite quotes. It was said by Marian Wright Edelman who is the founder & president of […]

Entertainment

Hey Boys, Geek Girls Have Nothing To Prove To You!

Hey Boys, Geek Girls Have Nothing To Prove To You!

It’s ironic that male geeks like to come down on girl geeks and gamer girls, saying they aren’t real geeks or that they don’t know how to really play games […]