“Kick-Ass heroines are taking over”

From The Guardian, “Comics never used to be much fun for their rare female characters, but with more women in the industry, kick-ass heroines are taking over, writes Kira Cochrane.”

We knew this already, didn’t we? But the article mentions Minx, an imprint from DC aimed at teen girls, and cites many more instances of the growing presence of women in comic fiction. Including Smurf Village.