May Feature #7: Leading Ladies

Kevin Featured Comics • May 24, 2021


We're now in the last full week of May, but we're not letting that slow us down. May feature #7 is all about leading ladies. All of these comics have a female character in the lead role, with a variety of themes and genres. We even have a series dedicated to the incredibly talented Julie Newmar, the original live-action Catwoman.

Let us know your favorites in the comments, and feel free to share any comics you enjoy that feature leading ladies!



1. LADY-BIRD, 49 pages - Published by FairSquare Comics, (cc/ @FairSquareComics)

Two young women, living 100+ years apart, appear to be mysteriously connected, sharing the same super powers. But their goal is the same: freeing themselves from patriarchy, abuse and exploitation. Created by Fabrice Sapolsky (SPIDER-MAN NOIR). Co-written by Dawn J. Starr. Art by Daniele Sapuppo.

Story and Art by Daniele Sapuppo, Dawn J.Starr, Fabrice Sapolsky



2. The Witch, 550 pages - Published by Nich the Lich, (cc/ @Nich)

Story and Art by Nich the Lich



3. Villainous, 33 pages - Published by Mad Cave Studios, (cc/ @chrisfernandez)

Tilly, one of the newest super-powered people to join the Coalition of Heroes, is doing her best to navigate the dizzying world of superheroes. Working with her idols should be a dream come true, but when she learns the truth, Tilly's dream quickly becomes a nightmare. Tilly has to make a choice. Get in line and stand with her heroes, or take a stand and risk becoming something more... Villainous.

Story and Art by Jeferson Sadzinski, Joana Lafuente, Justin Birch, Stonie Williams



4. Hellbound Slant 6, 27 pages - Published by Pandimensional, (cc/ @KenzoFKC)

After learning that her estranged mother is dying, Danielle leaves her job as road crew for a touring heavy metal festival, hopefully in time patch things up with her mom before the end. Driving through the desert in her Panther Pink 1971 Dodge Demon, things start getting terrifying.

Story and Art by Pandimensional



5. Secret Lives of Julie Newmar, 118 pages - Published by TidalWave Productions, (cc/ @ddavis)

Check out this special edition that features never before seen images. Julie Newmar! Time travel! Rogue scientists! Julie Newmar! Abraham Lincoln! Space aliens! Jim Morrison! And last but not least... Julie Newmar! The wacked out adventure begins now with The Secret Lives Of Julie Newmar, written by New York Times bestselling Writer Shapiro, Marc with out of this world illustration by Emiliano...

Story and Art by Bang Thai and Joshua Waldrop


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Nich 7 months ago

Thanks for the feature!! <3