- Posted by Johanna on December 2, 2012 at 11:03 am
- Category: Digital and Webcomics
I love it! Instead of getting up in arms, fans are simply pointing out how ridiculous the poses are that women heroes are drawn in by making cartoons of them — featuring Hawkeye, because why not? He’s got a sense of humor. As Noelle Stevenson put it,
how to fix every Strong Female Character pose in superhero comics: replace the character with Hawkeye doing the same thing.
She drew this:
In homage to this (which I don’t even remember what it’s from, but it’s X-Men something):
Just check out the Hawkeye Initiative Tumblr for plenty of examples. You’ll need a tolerance for cocked hips, spread legs, and demented perspective — but that’s the source material they’re dealing with.