Inwriter Marc Andreyko introduced divorced mother and attorney turned superhero Kate Spencer in the series Manhunter. For years, Obsidian had been interpreted as a hero who fell into villainy due to identity issues and going off medication. Gay Comix aimed to get the gay and lesbian contributors to write about things that had happened to them, and experiences they had had. A Family Tragicomic was lauded by many media outlets as among the best books of the year. Comics in this issue included:. Cornell brought back Sir Ystin in the New 52 series Demon Knightswhich took place during the dark ages. April 23,
They combined short comics with educational and sometimes comedic themes, to educate readers about HIV disease and safer sexand to raise funds for the care of people with AIDS.
After coming out as a gay man, Kevin became active in HIV-awareness charities. In DC announced that one of its major heroes would be reimagined as an openly gay man in the new continuity, later revealing that this was Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern. These people were documenting our lives before it was legal to do so.
British comics were for significant parts of the 20th century regarded as being aimed at children, hence avoiding adult themes.