Tuesday, January 11, 2011
I have been enjoying the renewed adventures of Hawkman and Hawkgirl in the pages of Brightest Day. While I liked the Kendra Saunders version of the character, I did miss Shiera Hall and was sorry that she had been shunted out of the way - so I am glad that current incarnation utilizes the whole reincarnation concept and had aspects of both characters intertwined. It is cool that through her appearances on the animated Justice League and Justice League Unlimited shows, Hawkgirl has become a strong character in her own right, and not just an appendage to Hawkman. Even so, I prefer to see them working together and hope a new series featuring them both with be forthcoming after the conclusion of Brightest Day.
Here's an animation cel I picked up featuring Hawkgirl from her days on The Superfriends: