Actually….

kevinbolk:

I just wish the comics industry would get over this ridiculous notion that superhero books are meant for adults first and children as an afterthought.

Maybe it would be easier if they first got over the notion that books for kids have to be mind-numbingly insipid, and treated younger readers with a bit of respect.  It’s perfectly possible to make a book that’s enjoyable for both children and adults- look at Archie’s TMNT run back in the early 90s.

  1. riceflavor reblogged this from lindentreeisle and added:
    Wouldn’t they have to stop making comics for adults mind-numbingly insipid, too?
  2. lindentreeisle reblogged this from kevinbolk and added:
    Maybe it would be easier if they first got over the notion that books for kids have to be mind-numbingly insipid, and...
  3. theskypilot reblogged this from kevinbolk and added:
    but if they kept kids in mind then Marvel and DC couldn’t fall back on their sexist boobies to supplement their poor...
  4. sprite37 said: But it’s drawn on paper! There for it’s a cartoon and there for it’s for kids! And surk durg durr hurk derp!
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