Marvel Comics Features First On-Panel Kiss for Gay Teen Couple Wiccan and Hulkling
Note from GLAAD
After nearly seven years together, Marvel Comics' premiere gay teen couple Wiccan and Hulking had their first on-panel kiss in the final issue of the GLAAD Media Award nominated series Young Avengers: The Children's Crusade!
To be honest, a scene involving two comic book characters who are in a long-standing, committed relationship kissing is not interesting. The kiss getting nearly a full page devoted to it is nothing special, especially when one considers the dozens of comic covers published every year depicting the same act. It's something that, unless shamefully gratuitous, I never think twice about while reading my stack of comics every Wednesday. That is -- if the couple is straight....