When Christy Marx was a little girl, she took her Batman comics and gave Robin a girl’s hairdo and a little skirt, because she was tired of not having female heroes to look up to. Then she grew up and gave us Jem and the Holograms. This interview with her by The Front is incredible and fascinating.
This September, DC Comics will release its "Third Wave" of newly relaunched comic books. One of those series will be Sword of Sorcery, a new title that brings back the publisher's old-school fantasy characters like Beowulf and Amethyst, The Princess of Gemworld.