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Lgbt Comic Book Characters

'Astonishing X-Men' Creators Dish On Marvel's Historic Gay Wedding

Flash Steinbeiser | Posted 07.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Flash Steinbeiser

Marvel Comics' Astonishing X-Men is set to experience a new sound effect on top of its booms, whams, and snikts: the bong of wedding bells. Specifically, it's the wedding bells of Marvel's first gay marriage between longtime X-Man Northstar and his civilian boyfriend, Kyle.

Why It Is Important To Have Queer Comics

Maria Burnham | Posted 07.15.2012 | Gay Voices
Maria Burnham

A young boy experiencing thoughts or feelings that may be completely foreign to how he was raised can find some truth and validation in a comic book. Will it have openly gay characters who don't treat homosexuality as something to be ashamed of or disguised?