The new Superman has rocked the kingdom of DC Comics fans in an overwhelming and wonderful way. On Monday, DC Comics declared that Jon Kent, the new Superman, would be depicted as bisexual. Son of Clark Kent and Lois Lane, Jon will be characterized as a member of the LGBTQ+ community. He will be noticed as falling in love with a reporter of the same gender named Jay Nakamura. Like father, like son!
The storyline will be a chapter of the new comic series ‘Superman: Son of Kal-El’ as Jon Kent comes next to his father Clark as Superman. quite indifferent from this, DC Comics solely selected the perfect day to declare the news as Monday transpired to be National Coming Out Day, a day commemorated in the US to raise awareness about LGBTQ+ communities.
The writer for the new comic series, Tom Taylor, posted a look at one of the illustrations where Superman can be seen kissing Jay Nakamura. “Our #Superman comes out. Happy #ComingOutDay,” Taylor inscribed in the caption.
Another authorized Twitter account of DC Comics uploaded a delightful moment between the young couple and we just can’t keep calm.
“It struck me that it would be a real missed opportunity if we replaced Clark Kent with another straight white saviour,” Taylor told the BBC. He also shed light on the fact that DC was already scheming to bring about a change in the sexual exposure of Superman and Taylor simply set with their ideas with his own intakes.
Netizens adored the new characterization of Superman and showered the tweets with love and support.