Last week, redditor mcon96 made a post in /r/comicbooks titled "Some people say there's not enough diversity in comics, so I decided to add it up and find out for myself." Using Marvel's comics, mcon96 did some research and came up with the following charts (click for larger versions):
Inspired by mcon96's work, another redditor, untitledthegreat, compiled the same stats for DC:
What does this mean? Beats the fuck out of us. It's not a scientific survey by any means, but we thought it might be interesting to post these up and see what you had to say in the comments. And hey, when Bleeding Cool steals posts from Reddit or 4chan, they call it "an anonymous source." At least we're being honest with you. :P
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