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Gene Luen Yang To Comic Creators: Don’t Let Fear Stop You From Writing Diverse Characters

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In a speech at the National Book Festival at the Library of Congress last weekend, The Shadow Hero writer Gene Luen Yang threw down the gauntlet.

Yang challenged comics creators to overcome their fears of bring criticized for inaccurately portraying characters who are different from them -- in terms of race, gender, or other identifying factors. In brief, he told writers to do some research and get it right, but first and foremost to step outside themselves.

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Link Ink: ‘Powers’ Casting News, Hot Toys’ ‘Arkham City’ Figure And Is ‘The Walking Dead’ Character Daryl Dixon Gay?

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Each weekday, ComicsAlliance brings you a carefully selected variety of links from around the web about comics and comics-related media, including movies, video games, toys, and whatever else might be worth noting. Quite frankly, these are items you may just need to know about to have a productive day. Take a look at today's hand-picked links after the jump.

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I’m David: Writing While Black and ‘One-Punch Man’

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It's weird being black sometimes. People have expectations that they just assume are true, you know? People at parties want to discuss race relations and Obama all the time for some reason, your non-black friends will grade your blackness, people want to touch your hair, and worse. There a

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I’m David: Welcome to Black History Month

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I've been black since the day I was born, reading comics since before I could properly read, writing about comics since 2005, writing about the intersection of race and comics since 2006, and purposefully writing about the intersection of race and comics since 2007. I spent February 2008

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Hasbro Previews ‘Iron Man 3′ And New Marvel Legends Action Figures [NYCC 2012]

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Last evening at its New York City Comic Con Party, Hasbro revealed multiple new upcoming items based on characters from the House of Ideas. Among the new Marvel toys shown were Iron Man 3 items and three new Marvel

Link Ink: Explaining ‘Injustice,’ New ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Collected and Batmanism

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Gaming: G4's Kevin Pereira talks to NetherRealm Studios' Creative Director Ed Boon about the title and gameplay of the upcoming DC Comics fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us at E3.

Movies: Is Black Panth

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Don’t Ask! Just Buy It! – May 9, 2012: Inimitable, Incredible, Indefatigable

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Reading Comics author Douglas Wolk runs down the hottest comics and graphic novels coming out this week.

KEY:
* Remarkable writer/artists who started still-unfinished projects in the '90s
^ Five
% At least some c

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Rogan Josh Makes modHeroes of the X-Men, ThunderCats, the Justice League and More [Art]

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It's rare that we see an artist making prints or sketches that could all easily be premises for unmade stories, but Rogan Josh is no ordinary artist. His Tumblr account was already loaded with sharp compositions and in

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Marvel’s Next Big Things: ‘Black Panther,’ ‘Villains for Hire’ and ‘The Twelve’ [Comic-Con]

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Axel Alonso, EiC of Marvel Comics, David Gabriel, Senior Vice President of Sales, Stephen Wacker, editor of Amazing Spider-Man, Jonathan Hickman, writer of FF, Greg Pak, writer of Alpha Flight, Daniel Way (Deadpool), Nick Spencer (Iron Man 2.0), Jim McCann (Return of the Dapper Men), and Marve

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Marvel’s ‘American Panther’ Teaser: Polarizing or Purrrrfect? [Poll]

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Fear Itself is just getting started, but Marvel's already teasing what could be in store for T'Challa, the Black Panther with a classified dossier on an "American Panther." Francesco Francavilla's awesome art a

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