Counting Down: Making Mary Marvel Mean

June 8, 2007

So, Newsarama has another edition of Counting Down with Mike Marts, and there’s a lot of discussion about DC’s move to darken Mary Marvel, one of comics’ most wholesome characters. On Comics should be Good, the legendary Jerry Ordway blogs that this is a pretty ill-advised move in the long run. We want to agree (the man does know the Marvel Family, after all), but this cover to COUNTDOWN #47 was pretty… umm… persuasive…