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Natalie Portman as Thor | Marvel/Disney

Female Role Models To Look Out For On The Big Screen

Times are changing in Hollywood, and women continue to break through the barriers which once held great actresses back or refined them to typecast roles. In recent years and in […]

Creativity

Marvel Comics’ Newest Female Superhero Inspired By The Nigerian Chibok Elementary Girls

Marvel Comics’ Newest Female Superhero Inspired By The Nigerian Chibok Elementary Girls

Get set for a new Marvel comic book character that is markedly different from all the others. In a recent press announcement from Reuters, this new comic will feature an […]

Creativity

Marvel Comics Expands Its STEM Outreach With Regular Feature In ‘The Unstoppable WASP’ Series

Marvel Comics Expands Its STEM Outreach With Regular Feature In ‘The Unstoppable WASP’ Series

It seems we have reached a point in our society where certain industries are recognizing the incredible potential of tapping into the next generation of STEM employees and innovators at […]

Creativity

Marvel’s New America Chavez Series Is The Queer, Latina, Superhero Story We’ve Been Waiting For

Marvel’s New America Chavez Series Is The Queer, Latina, Superhero Story We’ve Been Waiting For

Get familiar with America Chavez, Marvel Comics’ latest character who is busting through the superhero stereotype and bringing some much-needed diversity and color to the comic book world. In fact, […]

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 […]

Entertainment

‘Jessica Jones’ & ‘Queen Sugar’ – The TV Shows Changing The Status Quo For Female Directors

‘Jessica Jones’ & ‘Queen Sugar’ – The TV Shows Changing The Status Quo For Female Directors

This news is getting a lot of people talking both in and out of Hollywood. Season 2 of the Netflix Marvel series ‘Jessica Jones’ has been announced, and all 13 […]

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 […]

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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 […]

Fashion & Beauty

Garage Magazine Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Supermodels As Superheroes

Garage Magazine Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Supermodels As Superheroes

It seems as if Marvel are REALLY keen to amend the perception that they are not catering to their female fans. Over the past couple of years since fans and […]

Sports

ESPN Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Female Athletes As Superheroes

ESPN Teams Up With Marvel To Re-Imagine Female Athletes As Superheroes

It has been a banner year for women in sports, especially in the US, so to see Marvel team up with ESPN and turn a whole host of female athletes […]

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 […]

Family Life

Marvel Won’t Make The Female Character Merch We Want So This Mom Did It Instead!

Marvel Won’t Make The Female Character Merch We Want So This Mom Did It Instead!

Remember that time Marvel released Black Widow merchandize and the sales were so astronomical that they realized their mistake in ever sidelining female characters on screen and elsewhere? Yeah we […]

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

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

Wonder Woman, Captain Marvel, Moana & The Rise Of Female Superheroes

Wonder Woman, Captain Marvel, Moana & The Rise Of Female Superheroes

It seems as if it was just yesterday that the media and the interwebs were complaining about the lack of female representation in the superhero film genre. When Marvel Studios […]