Where are the female heavy hitters?

#1 Posted by Agent9149 (2894 posts) - - Show Bio

Thor, Silver Surfer, Hercules, Gladiator, Nova, Sentry, Thanos, Black Bolt, Doctor Strange, Zeus, Odin, Ares

We have all these heavy hitters, all male, but where are the females that are on their level? It seems like marvel is lacking. When was the last time a female (besides jean) caused or saved the universe from a cosmic threat. It's like a females job in marvel is to look hot,have flashy powers, and either save the earth or help the men save the universe by being cannonfodder/plot support.

#2 Posted by TheCrowbar (4286 posts) - - Show Bio

She-Hulk, Red She-Hulk, Captain Marvel off the top of my head.

#3 Posted by Agent9149 (2894 posts) - - Show Bio

@TheCrowbar said:

She-Hulk, Red She-Hulk, Captain Marvel off the top of my head.

True. But once again spin-offs of males.

#4 Posted by ZEELLO (223 posts) - - Show Bio

Marvel universe is more realistic than DC

#5 Posted by Agent9149 (2894 posts) - - Show Bio

@ZEELLO said:

Marvel universe is more realistic than DC

What do you mean by that? I don't see having less female powerhouses as any but realistic.

#6 Posted by Agent9149 (2894 posts) - - Show Bio

Has anyone else noticed the trend?

#7 Posted by ZEELLO (223 posts) - - Show Bio

@Agent9149 said:

@ZEELLO said:

Marvel universe is more realistic than DC

What do you mean by that?

I was joking. Sorry. -_-

#8 Posted by Agent9149 (2894 posts) - - Show Bio

@ZEELLO said:

@Agent9149 said:

@ZEELLO said:

Marvel universe is more realistic than DC

What do you mean by that?

I was joking. Sorry. -_-

Oh. Sorry, humor doesn't translate well on the internet some times.

#9 Posted by Blood1991 (8098 posts) - - Show Bio

Sue is the most powerful member of the Fantastic Four, and the X-Women can take on 90% of their male peers. Storm, Jean and Rogue were the most powerful X-Men when Claremont was writing. Then we have women who are powerful in other ways like Agent Brand who leads S.W.O.R.D, Medusa who is the queen of the Inhumans, Shuri queen of Wakanda, Maria Hill, and ladies like Valkyrie, Lady Sif, She Hulk, and Captain Marvel have stood toe to toe with the male heavy hitters.

They may not be the most powerful in the Marvel Universe, but I love Marvel's heroines

#10 Posted by fightingsoap (2 posts) - - Show Bio

i like ms. marvel because she is so hot lol

#11 Posted by The_Lunact_And_Manic (3286 posts) - - Show Bio

Squirrel Girl stomps everyone you listed.

#12 Posted by Yai_Inn (352 posts) - - Show Bio

@Agent9149 said:

When was the last time a female (besides jean) caused or saved the universe from a cosmic threat.

Scarlet Witch & Hope come to mind. Happened this year.

#13 Posted by gravitypress (2069 posts) - - Show Bio

Photon. She took down Magneto like he was nothing.

#14 Posted by Rabidwolfdog (259 posts) - - Show Bio

Moonstone is pretty tough

#15 Posted by TheCowman (461 posts) - - Show Bio

@The_Lunact_And_Manic said:

Squirrel Girl stomps everyone you listed.

WORD!!!

#16 Posted by jhazzroucher (15533 posts) - - Show Bio
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