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
More chibi Fantomah art: Feralatom drew it in pencil, and I digitally inked and colored it! Zomax plans to deafen the jungle’s wildlife with his banana phone—RINGRINGRINGRING. Based off of a panel from Jungle Comics #14, “The Revenge of Zomax” ;D
We’re kicking off another feature called simply enough, “the Top Ten” where we explore a variety of topics and have our panel vote on the Top Ten for that topic. Then, we’ll do focused posts on each (focused posts sounds like hocus pocus 🙂 For our kickoff post in this series, we’re tackling “the Hardest Hitting… Read More Top Ten: Hardest-hitting Female Heroes of All Time!
This is one of our favorite characters, Fantomah. She debuted in Jungle Comics #3 in February 1940 under Fiction House, written and drawn by the truly bizarre Fletcher Hanks. If you like weird stories, her 12 adventures in Jungle Comics #3-15 are worth the read. She continued on after Fletcher Hanks disappeared, but was never as… Read More Fantomah: First Female Superhero in Comics