Capes and Japes
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3 years ago

#136 – Colleen Wing

Today we talk about Colleen Wing (who has no superhero name), a martial artist, swordswoman, and private detective who is frequently involved with Misty Knight and the Heroes for Hire. She also leads a small group of the organization The Hand for a while.

Media specifically mentioned in today's episode:
-Okay, so we did go off on a whole thing about how much Colleen is super white passing, but YES there are a few iterations where she isn't!! There should be more of those. (For example her first appearance (below) was drawn by Larry Hama!) -Marvel Premiere (1972) #19
-Iron Fist (1975) #1
-Power-Man and Iron Fist (1978)
-Daughters of the Dragon (2006)
-Heroes for Hire (2010)
-Shadowland (2010)
-Shadowland: Daughters of the Shadow (2010)
-Crisis on Infinite Earths (dcuniverse)
-Infinity, Inc.
-The Adventure Zone: Petals to the Metal
-Strange Adventures (2020)

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