Comic Fans, Spiderman 3 and feminist ire

// 15 May 2007

To celebrate the launch of Spiderman 3 Marvel released a series of statuettes for collectors. Including this one of Mary Jane (Peter Parker’s wife for the uninitiated). Here’s a piccie (the one on the left):

Mary Jane special edition statuette From BoingBoing

Needless to say this aroused female comic fans passions somewhat (and somewhat differently to male comic fans passions I’m guessing). For commentary on it see When Fangirls Attack Special Outrage of the Week edition.

And the piccie on the right above is the parody which made me laught out loud…

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