#8 Phoenix: Top Ten Hardest Hitting Female Heroes of All Time


Continuing our (countup?) on the Hardest Hitting Female Heroes,  votes were in from our panel and Phoenix (Jean Grey) came in eighth. She first appeared as Marvel Girl in  X-men #1, September 1963 and as Phoenix in X-men #101, . Famke Janssen first portrayed Jean Grey  in the X-men movie trilogy in 2000, 2003, 2006… Read More #8 Phoenix: Top Ten Hardest Hitting Female Heroes of All Time

#7 Ms. Marvel: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes


When Captain Marvel vacated the alias “Ms. Marvel,” Kamala Khan took the name. This isn’t Marvel’s replacement for Ms. Marvel (like what they’re doing with Captain America and Thor). Captain Marvel still exists in their universe, they’ve simply added a new hero to the mix. I would prefer that they used this method (building a… Read More #7 Ms. Marvel: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes

#6 Captain Marvel: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes


Captain Marvel is a super powerful female hitter for Marvel. Her powers originate from Kree technology. She has gone by quite of few names: Binary, Warbird, Ms Marvel, and now Captain Marvel.   Under her current title (written by Kelly Sue DeConnick), Captain Marvel doesn’t use her superpowers very often (aside from flight and super… Read More #6 Captain Marvel: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes

#5 Wonder Woman: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes


Continuing our series on the Hardest-hitting Female Heroes of all time, we have Wonder Woman at #5. Most people find Wonder Woman a very polarizing character. To some people, she is symbolic as a strong female character and one of the only female heroes that can compare to Superman. Others complain that she only has… Read More #5 Wonder Woman: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes

#3 Black Widow: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes


The Golden Age “Black Widow” Black Widow scored high on our Hardest-hitting Female Heroes post for a reason. She’s much better known for her prominence in the Marvel Cinema movies to most people, but the name “Black Widow” has one of the coolest (albeit weird) backstories in comics. In Mystic Comics #4, August 1940, she was… Read More #3 Black Widow: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes

#2 Peggy Carter: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes


The votes were in from our panel and Peggy Carter came in second. She first appeared in Tales of Suspense #77, May 1966. Hayley Atwell first portrayed Peggy Carter in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe (MCU) in Captain America: the First Avenger in 2011. Though she doesn’t have many appearances in the comics, her original appearance in the… Read More #2 Peggy Carter: Top Ten Hardest-hitting Female Heroes

#1 Fantomah: Top Ten Hardest-Hitting Female Hero of All Time


It’s very possible that you’ve never heard of Fantomah, our top vote-getter on “The Hardest-hitting Female Heroes of All Time!” Fantomah is considered by many to be the first female super-hero, debuting in Jungle Comics #2, February 1940, two years before Wonder Woman. The truly unique Fletcher Hanks provided the art and, likely, the story… Read More #1 Fantomah: Top Ten Hardest-Hitting Female Hero of All Time