There are a plethora of female characters in Geek culture with more and more cropping up all the time. Comic book publishers are more concerned with representation than ever and it is coming along (slowly), with titles from the big 2 like Batgirl, Gotham Academy, Spider-Gwen, Ms Marvel and Princess Leia. With that in mind, Major Spoilers presents you with the Top 5 Female Characters that Deserve a Solo Series!
I’ve long discussed the importance of female lead characters, in comics, television and movies, who are as diverse as male leads are. For instance, a male lead can be everything from a scientist to a boxer, including all shades of grey in between. On the other hand, and this tends to happen among women fans, a female lead needs to be maternal and willing to talk things out rather than resort to action or violence. Otherwise, she is just a “male with tits,” as was described to me. Recently, an interview with Joss Whedon, who’s helming the upcoming Avengers: Age