One of the artists leading this charge is Song Inkollo, who documents his own day-to-day existence through his clever and heartwarming gay comic strips
It wasn’t always cool to be a gay crimefighter, so let’s delve into three of the first gay superhero couples to ever grace the pages of a comic book
A failed Aquaman TV pilot has been circulating the internet recently, especially since it features another heartthrob Justin Hartley in the titular role
Only a few weeks before the film release we’ve all been waiting for, here’s an infographic to help you choose your ideal superhero sex partner
While there are a number of outstanding queer anime and manga now, it wasn’t always so — and we have internet anime fans to thank for that
It’s been a long time coming: the first gay superhero of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is expected to appear in this new franchise
20 years after David Fincher’s film starring Brad Pitt, the characters are all back for a new graphic novel sequel
The Muslim nation has threatened to make the platform inaccessible due to one gay artist and his comic strips
Marvel Comics is extending an offer to Hornet users to read the latest Iceman issue, Iceman #3 for free
The storyline bears a direct connection to HIV and the very real epidemic that ravaged the gay community throughout the 1980s and ’90s
With decades of comic book history to choose from, it wasn’t all that difficult to point out some of the worst female superhero costumes of all time
Yes, there was once a gay Wolverine, as X-Treme X-Men #10 saw one of our favorite X-Men in a relationship with none other than Hercules
Gay Comics fans unite!
There are plenty of gay nerds out there that love their superheroes just as much as the next fan and they’re finally getting their due.
The art of the comic book is taking on a new identity in the 21st Century. A new generation of artists and writers are coming up with their own stories, many of which feature openly gay characters and superheroes. Whether you’re an Archie fan or a die-hard member of the Wonder Woman fan club, there’s a graphic novel out there for you. Just like any other art form, gay comics are always changing as they try to reflect the modern world.
The LGBTQ community has mostly been on the outs of the comic book world, with most superheroes playing it straight. But there’s always been a gay undercurrent in the community. Gay rumors have been circling around society’s favorite superheroes for decades. Just take a look at the unusually close relationship between Batman and Robin. And what’s going on with the Green Lantern and his long-time man crush? With all of the tight spandex, it should be no surprise that some of your favorite superheroes are gay.
Gay Comics and Hollywood
Today, the world of comic books is spilling over into Hollywood. Nearly every studio is getting in the superhero business. Despite the existence of closeted or openly gay superheroes, it might be a while before we get a gay superhero on the big screen. While this lack of progress can be frustrating, slowly but surely, the comic book industry is trying to extend a hand to the gay community. Ushering in a whole new generation of gay nerds. Take a look at everything gay-themed that’s happening in the comic book world.