- 17 июля 2014, 13:58
The mantle of the Captain America character in the Marvel series will be taken over by the Falcon, one of the first African-American comic book heroes
Comment: A female Thor is good a feminine male superhero would be better
Marvel Comics recently announced that it would be making its character Thor a woman, following years of being a hammer-wielding picture of masculinity. And it's now continuing its commitment to greater diversity in its universe, announcing that the mantle of Captain America will be taken on by a black character, Falcon.
Captain America was originally Steve Rodgers, a relatively feeble man who is given superpowers by an experimental growth serum, and fights the Nazis in World War II. The character is currently at the heart of Marvel's big-screen outings alongside Iron Man, Thor and the Incredible Hulk, with two movies and a spinoff TV show.Continue reading...