Questions tagged [wonder-woman]

Wonder Woman is a superheroine from the DC Comics universe. Use in conjunction with the [dc] tag. For questions about the movie or series, use [wonder-woman-2017] or [wonder-woman-1975].

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Is Samuel R. Delany’s Wonder Woman an official part of Leiber Estate’s Fafhrd & the Gray Mouser continuity?

Notable Sci-Fi author Samuel Delaney was hired by DC Comics to write Wonder Woman. It is reported that his initially-conceived 6-parter would have Wonder Woman, still in her Diana Prince - Secret ...
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1970s Wonder Woman/Batman comic where they have to fight an evil Walt Disney

I read this in the late 1970s, but have long since lost the comic. The villain in the story is a Walt Disney expy (short for "exported character"), and the story takes place at a serial-...
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Trying to find the source of this image of Wonder Woman, ensnared amid flames, with a face hovering over her

Trying to find which comic this scan came from. Tried looking into retroactive series and DC Comics Presents: Wonder Woman Adventures, but couldn't find it.
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Is Wonder Woman canonically bisexual?

I haven't caught up on the DC movies, but I'm fairly certain that Diana isn't established to be bisexual in them (although I could be wrong). But I've heard people talking about how she's canonically ...
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How long can Wonder Woman's Lasso of Truth grow?

In all appearances (DCEU, DCAU and the comics), the lasso is shown to grown in size (maybe psychically by Diana) according to the need. Even as seen the latest iterations of Wonder Woman (Wonder Woman ...
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Did William Marston mandate that Wonder Woman be continuously published for DC to retain rights to the character?

When reading the article here, they mentioned an interesting tidbit. When William Marston passed away in 1947, he left behind a contract that gave DC Comics the right to exclusively publish Wonder ...
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Does the Lasso of Truth compel one to speak the truth or what one "believes" to be the truth?

From this answer, ... the lasso compelled obedience on anyone who was bound by it and telling the truth was a side effect ... However, in several on-screen appearances (animated or otherwise) of ...
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Why is there even an Amazon Princess?

In the DC universe, Wonder Woman is the Princess of the Amazons. Why is this? The Amazons are immortal so why would Hippolyta need an heir? Is there an in-universe explanation for this? Answers ...
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Does Wonder woman celebrate...or even HAVE...a Birthday?

That's just about it. Considering she was literally made out of clay, she wasn't "technically" born, so... there's that. However, the amazons may celebrate the day she came to them. Since ...
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Must the person be tied up by Wonder Woman's Lasso of Truth in order for it to work?

This is coming from someone not very familiar with Wonder Woman's canon, so I'm curious if any of it ever shows any cases of the Lasso of Truth working without the person being tied up in the standard ...
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Has Wonder Woman ever used the Lasso of Truth on Brainiac?

Across the DC universe, Wonder Woman has been shown to use The Lasso of Truth on her teammates and enemies as well. Even the big guns like Superman haven't been able to overcome the lasso's compulsion ...
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Is Wonder Woman also a speedster just like the Flash and Superman?

In this video from Justice League (2017), you can see that Wonder Woman saw bullets in slow motion before dodging them. I have seen her stopping bullets, lasers, etc. on her bracelets before (e.g. ...
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Does Wonder Woman have a no kill rule? [duplicate]

Like her teammates Batman and Superman, does Wonder Woman also have a no-kill rule? As she certainly did kill a lot of German soldiers in the WW 2017 movie, my question is primarily towards her ...
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Where is the "Wonder Woman dancing" scene from?

I have seen this awesome gif of Wonder Woman lots of times, but I don't know its origin. So far Gal Galot has appeared as Wonder Woman only in 3 movies viz. Batman v Superman, Wonder Woman, Justice ...
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Did Ares bring Wonder Woman to him or did she accidentally stumble onto his location?

Major spoilers ahead! In the 2017 Wonder Woman, Diana is in Themyscira and Ares is initially in London, which given his role there, seems to be a permanent residence. We learn that Ares can ...
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Does the Lasso of Truth compel you to speak?

Wonder Woman's Lasso of Truth makes it so that you cannot tell a lie while under it. In the 2017 Wonder Woman film, we see that Steve Trevor is in pain whenever he tries to lie, but not when he evades ...
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How come Steve Trevor is young in the new 52?

We know that Wonder Woman and Steve Trevor met decades ago and that he dies. Yet in the new 52 justice league, he is alive and is the contact between the justice league and ARGUS. How is he alive? Did ...
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Superman/Batman/JLA continuity

So, I've recently begun collecting comics again so that my newborn son can grow up reading the same comics I did and sharing in the same joys as I. I'm focusing mostly on the big 3: Batman, Superman, ...
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When does Wonder Woman learn this is how she was created?

This article claims that. Which scene in the 2017 Wonder Woman film contained this revelation? I do not recall this revelation despite having seen the movie a few times. Please give the exact ...
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How do the Amazons like Wonder Woman avoid extinction if they live in an island with no men?

When Wonder Woman first met Steve on the island, she was intrigued by the sight of a man. That shows how deprived the Amazons women were when it comes to men. The island where the Amazons live has no ...
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Is Wonder Woman invincible?

In the movie, the lead antagonist said this about himself: And we learn that Is what he said true? Assuming that to be a yes, then if he had indeed killed all others of his kind, does that mean that ...
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Where was Diana during the events of Man of Steel?

Out-of-universe, when they made Man of Steel, DC weren't planning to pursue an expanded universe in the same way Marvel had, so Man of Steel was made as its own standalone film. When it turned out to ...
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Are there any stars at all on Wonder Woman's costume (or other Themysceriana) in the 2017 film?

There has been some recent debate regarding stars on Wonder Woman's outfit: Have there ever been 25 or more stars on Wonder Woman's "panties"? There has also been some buzz that "...
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What do the stars on Wonder Woman's outfit represent?

After reading about the hubbub over this question, I started to wonder what the stars on Wonder Woman's outfit even stand for. Out if universe I'm assuming they have something to do with her being an ...
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Are Amazons and gods part Babelfish?

First, a preface: I’m not at all familiar with any of the previous Wonder Woman continuities. I’ve never read or seen anything from that franchise at all. In the new Wonder Woman movie, an explicit, ...
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Does Wonder Woman ever get cold?

I'm sure it's common knowledge that Wonder Woman customarily wears a costume with bare arms/legs/shoulders. Since her backstory usually has her growing up on some sort of tropical island, it makes ...
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Have there ever been 25 or more stars on Wonder Woman's "panties"?

In Epic Rap Battles of History: Wonder Woman vs Stevie Wonder, Stevie Wonder (played by T-Pain) concludes his first verse with I'm the ceremony master blaster with the bars And I got more Grammies ...
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Which comic book has this image of Wonder Woman carrying Superman and Batman?

After the success of Wonder Woman (2017) for DC Comics after Dark Knight Rises (2012), this picture is trending all over the Internet: It indicates she saved last flop Batman vs Superman movie. ...
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Why was Wonder Woman's costume updated but then immediately reverted to the old one?

A Wonder Woman costume fan art I posted in chat reminded me of an old question I'd asked here: In what arc or continuity does Wonder Woman's costume have leggings? In Wonder Woman #41 (which is ...
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What are the powers or abilities of Diana's sword?

In Wonder Woman, Diana takes "The Godkiller" sword with her on her quest amongst man. The sword is in a tower that contains revered and special weapons and artifacts. While it was housed amongst ...
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Where is Themyscira located?

In the Wonder Woman film Themyscira is an island apparently hidden from the world by an illusion of fog. Captain Steve Trevor and the Germans stumble into the fog and find the island. Based on the ...
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Has Wonder Woman ever gone rogue?

Has Wonder Woman ever gone rogue, or has she ever been in control of someone ? Like the way Superman was under control of Darkseid's power, in Justice League : War, he went rogue and attacked ...
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Did Steve Trevor ever realise that Diana Prince is Wonder Woman?

In the Lynda Carter's Wonder Woman TV series, or in the old comics set during the World War 2, did Steve Trevor ever come to know that Diana Prince is Wonder Woman ?
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Why is Doctor Psycho considered as one of the deadly foes of Wonder Woman?

Among the villains of Wonder Woman, why is Doctor Psycho considered as one of the deadliest of them?
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Identify a comic where US army captures and arrests Wonder Woman

There was an old Wonder Woman comic book in which the army captures her, probably because she went rogue or out of control. Which comic is this ?
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Has Wonder Woman ever been defeated by Ares?

In Wonder Woman comics, has she ever been defeated by Ares, the God of war ?
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In Wonder Woman : Spirit of truth, why were people scared of her?

Wonder Woman saves a girl from being crushed by a tank, but she gets scared of her instead, and a lot of people in middle east saw her as a threat. Why were people not appreciating her before, but ...
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Which was the comic in which Wonder Woman got married to a green alien/creature?

I saw a Wonder Woman comic cover once, but can't remember which one. It had Wonder Woman getting married to some green alien dude or something on it. Did she really got married in it or was it just ...
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Did the writers of Wonder Woman have some kind of fetish for bondage, in the early comics?

I've been reading the golden age comics of Wonder Woman, and she was completely different than she is today. She used to become powerless when chained by a man (by Aphrodite's law) and there were ...
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When has Wonder Woman died?

I know Wonder Woman has died in canon before, but in which issue did this happen?
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Which was the Wonder Woman and Spider-Man crossover comic book?

I saw a page where Wonder Woman and Spider-Man were there together. I thought it was fan-made, but it was an original comic book. I've seen the Superman-Spiderman crossover, but when did that ...
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When was the first time Wonder Woman defeated Ares?

Wonder Woman has fought many battles with Ares (Mars), but which was the comic where she first encountered Ares and how she defeated him ?
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In which comic book did Steppenwolf stab Wonder Woman, and did she die as a result? [duplicate]

What was the comic book in which Steppenwolf stabbed Wonder Woman? I saw a comic panel once where he stabbed her. And did she really die from the wound?
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In what arc or continuity does Wonder Woman's costume have leggings?

There is a concept art which shows her wearing leggings (!) and even a jacket (!!!): I also found this picture, which looks like a scan, yet I was not able to find a name or a number. Which ...
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Did the facial features of characters change in the new DC Rebirth?

I've been noticing a few facial features of characters change, most noticeably Wonder Woman in a few comic book panels. But in some panels there seems to be no change when compared to The New 52, they ...
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Plastic Man peeping on Wonder Woman?

I read that Plastic Man once sneaked into Wonder Woman's room and watched her undress and from that point on the two don't work together often. Can someone tell me the name of the comic book/series?
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Did Batman have a thing for Wonder Woman in the New 52?

In the New 52, when most of the Justice League is trapped inside firestorm in the Trinity War arc, the remaining members try to get them out by reaching out to Wonder Woman using her lasso. It was ...
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Why did these bullets hurt Wonder Woman?

I was reading this Is new-52 Wonder Woman bullet proof? The question was: Are there any instances of regular bullets piercing Wonder Woman's skin in specifically the New 52 (post-Flashpoint) ...
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Which comic had Batman getting punched by Wonder Woman after he kissed her?

I came across this comic book page on the Internet, I would like to know which comic this page belongs to.
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Is New 52 Wonder Woman bullet-proof?

Are there any instances of regular bullets piercing Wonder Woman's skin in specifically the New 52 (post-Flashpoint) continuity?
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