100 Sexiest Women in Comics (Comics Buyer's Guide)
For decades, fans have known the secret identities and powers of the beautiful women found in the comic book universe. Now you can savor the visual delights of the 100 Sexiest Women of Comics. From Aspen and Catwoman to Sue Storm and Zatanna, we rank 'em—and tell you a bit about their comics careers in this eye-popping and revealing book.
List of SuperHeroines / Powers
Emma Frost is a mutant of enormous telepathic ability. A superb businesswoman.
The Black Cat has reflexes, agility, and stamina of an Olympic level acrobat. She is physically very strong and athletic and has great physical endurance. She is an excellent street fighter capable of taking on several armed assailants and incapacitating them without being injured herself. She is trained in several martial arts styles.
As the Invisible Woman, Susan can render herself wholly or partially invisible at will.
Zatanna is a powerful sorceress whose abilities are apparently genetic.
Power Girl: Super strength, flight, super speed, invulnerability, x-ray, telescopic, microscopic and heat vision; freeze breath; and super-hearing as the biological cousin of Superman.
Wonder Woman is a warrior princess of the Amazons and was created by Marston, an American, as a "distinctly feminist role model whose mission was to bring the Amazon ideals of love, peace, and sexual equality to a world torn by the hatred of men. "Originally, Wonder Woman owed her abilities to the goddess Aphrodite creating Amazons superior to men, with Diana being the best of their kind.Diana has an arsenal of powerful god-forged weapons at her disposal, but her signature weapons are her indestructible bracelets and the Lasso of Truth.
In her She-Hulk form, she possesses enormous superhuman strength, that potentially makes her, by far, the physically strongest known woman in the Marvel Universe when her emotional state is sufficiently high.
Storm is one of the most powerful mutants and has demonstrated a plethora of abilities, most of which are facets of her power to control the weather.
As a telepath, Psylocke could take advantage of her powers in a fight by reading her opponents' movements seconds before they made them, giving her the opportunity to counter-attack faster.
... Black Widow, Supergirl, Batgirl, Huntress, Harley Quinn...
Catwoman's favored weapon is a whip. She wields both a standard bullwhip and the cat o' nine tails with expert proficiency.
Elektra's primary abilities are a strong knowledge of martial arts and weaponry. She wields a pair of bladed sai as her trademark weapon.
Black Canary possesses a "Canary Cry" – a high-pitched, sonic scream which she can deploy to shatter objects and incapacitate her opponents.
Ms. Marvel initially possessed superhuman strength, endurance, stamina, flight, physical durability, a limited precognitive "sixth sense", and a perfectly amalgamated human/Kree physiology that rendered her resistant to most toxins and poisons, with the added effect of making her body virtually indestructible.
Rogue's power is constantly active. Rogue possesses the mutant ability to absorb the psyche and abilities of another human being through skin contact. Rogue can absorb the memories, knowledge, talents, personality, and physical abilities of the person she touches, as well as occasionally duplicating in herself physical characteristics of her victim.
Jean Grey is an Omega-level mutant, and at her highest potential is transformed into the Phoenix Force.
Mystique is a mutant shapeshifter with the ability to psionically shift the formation of her biological cells at will to change her appearance and thereby assume the form of other humans.
Starfire's alien physiology constantly absorbs ultraviolet radiation and converts it to energy for flight.
Poison Ivy specializes in hybrids and can create the most potently powerful floral toxins in Gotham City. Often these toxins are secreted from her lips and administered in her preferred way, a poisonous kiss, usually after professing false love or affection for her victim. They come in a number of varieties, from mind-controlling drugs to instantly fatal toxins.
Vampirella: Her stare and even voice are hypnotic and seductive to humans.