Exclusive: It doesn't look like Veronica Lodge will bow down to Cheryl Blossom in ARCHIE #14

The war is on.
ARCHIE #14
Credit: Archie Comics

Last month, Archie Comics reintroduced firecracker Cheryl Blossom back into their new timeline. The Lodges moved away from Riverdale, with Veronica being shipped off to an all-girls school in Switzerland. A school where Cheryl has been running things as Queen Bee and will broke no upheaval to the Plastics hierarchy. In a scheme that was cruel even by Blossom standards, Veronica was a patsy in making the scholarship student Julia’s birthday miserable. All so Cheryl could put both girls’ in their place and isolate them from a potential friendship.

That’s pretty Machiavellian for sixteen.

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Supergirl is VERY excited to meet President Wonder Woman (so are we)

This is truly WONDERful.
Supergirl is VERY excited to meet President Wonder Woman (so are we)
Credit: The CW

Wonder Woman Lynda Carter makes her big debut as the United States' President tonight on The CW's Supergirl. A preview clip features her entrance and Melissa Benoist's adorable reaction to her.

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Exclusive: Gail Simone mocks the patriarchy in her ‘Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary’ story

Plus a new illustration from Jenny Frison!
Jenny Frison WW
Credit: DC Entertainment

Wonder Woman is celebrating her 75th anniversary this year, and DC Comics has been pulling out all the stops. In fact, they declared today — October 21 — to be “Wonder Woman Day” and I’ll be honest, I didn’t know you could just declare holidays and where can I get this kind of executive power?

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Marvel agrees Riri Williams shouldn’t be sexualized, pulls variant and reveals interior art

No, it's not censorship
Marvel agrees Riri Williams shouldn’t be sexualized, pulls variant and reveals interior art
Credit: Marvel Comics

Yesterday Marvel revealed a variant cover for their upcoming Invincible Iron Man title featuring 15-year-old Riri Williams. It provoked strong reactions from both fans and creators, and it looks like Marvel has responded by canceling the cover and showing us their more conventional depiction of the character.

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An ‘Iron Man’ Cover Is The Latest Example Of Why Pinup Artists Shouldn’t Draw Teenagers

Please, stop.
Riri Williams J. Scott Campbell
Credit: Marvel Entertainment

UPDATE 10/20/16 4:15PM EDT

Midtown Comics has pulled the Invincible Iron Man #1 variant cover by J. Scott Williams of Riri Williams out of her Ironheart armor. A quick peek at Midtown Comics site show the variant with a bold “DO NOT USE (Item Canceled)” declaration. Marvel representatives confirmed to me the choice to pull the cover was a joint decision from Marvel and Midtown Comics. The Campbell variant of Williams in her superhero suit remains available for pre-order. Our Jill Pantozzi has more here.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE BELOW:

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This Campbell's Soup Spider-Man commercial sends a simple message everyone should hear

Thank you, Campbell's.
This Campbell's Soup Spider-Man commercial sends a simple message everyone should hear
Credit: Campbell's

Remember that fantastic Star Wars commercial Target put out recently? Campbell's Soup has their take now featuring Marvel's Spider-Man.

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Taika Waititi 'didn’t bother trying' to fit 'Thor: Ragnarok' into the MCU

By Odin's beard!
Taika Waititi 'didn’t bother trying' to fit 'Thor: Ragnarok' into the MCU
Credit: Marvel Entertainment

New Zealand actor/director Taika Waititi has been popular for several years now but is primed for superstar status thanks to his directing gig on Thor: Ragnarok. He recently took part in a Reddit AMA in which he discussed the Marvel film, Moana, and more.

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Scarlett Johansson knows what she wants in a Black Widow movie, but will it ever happen?

Scarlett Johansson knows what she wants in a Black Widow movie, but will it ever happen?
Credit: Marvel Entertainment

Variety has been on a roll lately with their "Power of Women" features. Earlier this week they had a great talk with Wonder Woman's Gal Gadot and now it's Black Widow's turn! Scarlett Johansson filled them in on the chances of her getting a Marvel solo film.

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'X-Men: Apocalypse' gets exactly the treatment you've come to love from Honest Trailers

Say it with me now... JUBILEE!
'X-Men: Apocalypse' gets exactly the treatment you've come to love from Honest Trailers
Credit: Fox

It was only a matter of time before Bryan Singer's X-Men: Apocalypse got the Honest Trailers treatment from Screen Junkies. It's a good one.

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Why is it so important for Marvel's Iron Fist to be white?

Consider this.
Why is it so important for Marvel's Iron Fist to be white?
Credit: Marvel/Netflix

The other day I spoke on the "white savior" trope as it pertains to Matt Damon's new film The Great Wall, but the same conversation has been going on around Marvel's next Netflix series Iron Fist.

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