Off-Panel: February 6, 2015

This post originally appeared on Panels, which is now Book Riot Comics

Our daily round-up of news around the comics space, from the gutters and beyond.

“Sophia Sandoval, from San Antonio, Texas, is three-years-old, and last year was diagnosed with a brain tumour known as medulloblastoma. She had surgery to remove the tumour last summer, and had to undergo chemotherapy treatment from June until last Friday, January 30. To mark the occasion, Sophia dressed up as one of her heroes, Wonder Woman.”

This picture of Sophia dressed up as Wonder Woman melted my cold, black heart.

“According to HitFix, the first official Star Wars novel to be published since Disney’s rejection of the Expanded Universe reveals the galaxy’s inaugural canon female stormtrooper.”

Aww yeah, lady Stormtroopers FTW! We get to be evil too!!!

“Adam West Is Getting An Action Figure. No, Not Batman. Adam West.”

Because I don’t have enough action figures of actors in my collection?

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