Amazing Stories

Author: Juliet Kahn

Wonder Woman’s Foreign Successors

Wonder Woman’s Foreign Successors

I’ve been reading Mike Madrid’s The Supergirls, a ... Read More »

Gunbuster: Adventures in Shonen Tropes

Gunbuster: Adventures in Shonen Tropes

Studio Gainax veteran Hiroyuki Imaishi has been in... Read More »

The Case for Fashion in Comics

The Case for Fashion in Comics

I love comics. Frequently, it doesn’t feel l... Read More »

Save Our Stereotypes

Save Our Stereotypes

I don’t want to destroy the damsel in distre... Read More »

Michiko to Hatchin is the Best Anime You’ve Never Watched

Michiko to Hatchin is the Best Anime You’ve Never Watched

Michiko to Hatchin is as good as Cowboy Bebop. The... Read More »

Pretty Soldiers: Hotaru Tomoe

Pretty Soldiers: Hotaru Tomoe

Hotaru Tomoe is abused by her father. She suffers ... Read More »

Superheroine Movie

Superheroine Movie

Imagine the teaser trailer. Peeks at the iconic co... Read More »

On Sansa Stark

On Sansa Stark

(Note: This is from the perspective of someone who... Read More »

5 More Anime and Manga Titles for HBO to Adapt

5 More Anime and Manga Titles for HBO to Adapt

Between Game of Thrones and the planned American G... Read More »

On Fatherhood

On Fatherhood

When I was around six or seven, I discovered my fa... Read More »

Pretty Soldiers: Minako Aino

Pretty Soldiers: Minako Aino

Minako Aino revels in frivolity. She loves pop mus... Read More »

On Fandom Activism and the Logical High Ground

On Fandom Activism and the Logical High Ground

I understand that change is always difficult, rega... Read More »

Pretty Soldiers: Makoto Kino

Pretty Soldiers: Makoto Kino

The strength of characterization in Sailor Moon is... Read More »

Sex and the Senshi

Sex and the Senshi

(Author’s Note: This article deals with issu... Read More »

The Fallen Magical Girl and the Crisis of Adolescence

The Fallen Magical Girl and the Crisis of Adolescence

The Fallen Magical Girl is a trope as endemic to t... Read More »

Let Us Now Praise Betty and Veronica

Let Us Now Praise Betty and Veronica

I became a comics fan at six years old. Something ... Read More »