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* Aside from the apparent dates between ComicBook/CaptainAmerica and ComicBook/IronMan, the ''ComicBook/MarvelAdventures: Avengers'' series pulled off some LesYay between Storm and Giant-Girl when Hatemonger's emotion-influencing device went haywire. The two went from yelling their heads off and attacking each other to an embrace and talking about how jealous they were of each other. SpiderMan even mutters "Maybe... they're gonna..." to himself as the other Avengers watch.

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* Aside from the apparent dates between ComicBook/CaptainAmerica and ComicBook/IronMan, the ''ComicBook/MarvelAdventures: Avengers'' series pulled off some LesYay between Storm and Giant-Girl when Hatemonger's emotion-influencing device went haywire. The two went from yelling their heads off and attacking each other to an embrace and talking about how jealous they were of each other. SpiderMan ComicBook/SpiderMan even mutters "Maybe... they're gonna..." to himself as the other Avengers watch.


* [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] in Greg Rucka's ''ComicBook/{{Whiteout}}''. The writer has explicitly stated he wanted to play with this trope as seen in buddy cop films. Marshall Carrie Stetko and secret agent Lily Sharpe's banter verges on flirting, which does not escape the others (one person comments to Lily, "I think she likes you.) There are several scenes where a hetero couple would kiss under the same rising tension, and they share two tender moments - when Lily buttons Carrie's shirt and when Carrie tends to Lily after the latter is severely beaten.


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** Has a fair bit of it with Wally West, ComicBook/{{The Flash}}, as well.

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** %%** Has a fair bit of it with Wally West, ComicBook/{{The Flash}}, as well.



** It helps that the definitive writer of the series, Creator/GailSimone, encourages fans to write femme-SlashFic about them.
*** And some femme-SlashFic about Huntress and Black Canary and SlashFic about Huntress and Oracle.

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** It helps that the definitive writer of the series, Creator/GailSimone, encourages fans to write femme-SlashFic about them. \n*** And some femme-SlashFic about Huntress and Black Canary and SlashFic about Huntress and Oracle.



* In ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'', there's a scene where Gwen Stacy assures [[ComicBook/MaryJaneWatson Mary Jane]] that she loves Peter like a brother, not romantically. She then tops it off by saying that "she's not even sure she's into boys anyway.", eying MJ suggestively.
** There was some LesYay between Gwen and MJ in ''Amazing Spider-Man'' as well -- even during their catfights over Peter. An exchange between them at one point goes like this:

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* In ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'', there's a scene where Gwen Stacy assures [[ComicBook/MaryJaneWatson Mary Jane]] that she loves Peter like a brother, not romantically. She then tops it off by saying that "she's not even sure she's into boys anyway.", eying MJ suggestively.
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There was some LesYay between Gwen and MJ in ''Amazing Spider-Man'' as well -- even during their catfights over Peter. An exchange between them at one point goes like this:



** Early on in ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'' Gwen Stacy is quite touchy-feely with Mary Jane, more so than with Peter or any other character. [[spoiler: After coming back from the dead, she admits that she actually had a crush on Mary Jane, not Peter.]]



* Heavy hints were dropped about Cassie Hack's sexuality a couple of times in early ''ComicBook/HackSlash'' stories, before it was confirmed that she was a bisexual in the ongoing comic series.
* Rictor and Shatterstar of ''ComicBook/XForce'' were heavily implied to have feelings for each other that went beyond being best friends, complete with late-night conversations about why Shatterstar was so uninterested in the beautiful women hitting on him in clubs, [[http://i56.tinypic.com/akvjmp.jpg unsubtle text boxes]], holding hands in the moonlight, and taking one room with just one bed in the X-Force '99 annual. Both characters more or less disappeared for a while, then Rictor shows up in ''X-Factor''. There, he confirms he swings both ways, but denies that he's interested in Quicksilver - then, Jamie makes a sly comment about Shatterstar and Rictor chokes on his drink.
** WordOfGod is that Rictor and Shatterstar were to [[http://goodcomics.comicbookresources.com/2007/10/18/comic-book-urban-legends-revealed-125/ canonically start a relationship]], but when the ''X-Force'' title changed hands, the storyline got dropped. The writer who had proposed this possible character development was none other than Jeph Loeb, which is unsurprising from the man responsible for making Superman and Batman the slashiest they've ever been since the purple-prose days of ''World's Finest''.
** Subtext no longer! [[http://i41.tinypic.com/15yyb6v.jpg Yay]].
** As of right now, they are both back in X-Factor and [[RelationshipReveal most definitely a couple]].



* In ''ComicBook/{{Transmetropolitan}},'' Spider Jerusalem finds that his newspaper columns are being adapted into an {{anime}} series, ''Magical Truthsaying Bastard Spidey.'' His two female assistants are portrayed as SchoolgirlLesbians...
** And no one is surprised. They do almost everything together...



* ''ComicBook/ExMachina'': Hundred/Bradbury is all but canon.
** As of the last issue (#50), [[spoiler: it ''is'' canon. Bradbury tells Mitchell he loves him, tries to kiss him and gets rejected. Bradbury...doesn't take this too well. The entire issue is filled with depressing moments like the aforementioned.]]
* ''[[http://sciencewomen.blogspot.com/2008/10/jill-trent-science-sleuth.html Jill Trent: Science Sleuth]]'': The titular heroine and her gal pal Daisy are clearly HeterosexualLifePartners in this obscure [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] feature. But there are lots of Les Yay cues, particularly by 1940s standards. No sign that they're relatives, nor that either girl is married. And unusually for comic book features of the day, there aren't even ''hints'' of a token boyfriend for Jill.
** The Les Yay is made explicit in the [[GenderBender gender-bent]] RemixComic version, [[http://tgcaps.com/caps/modcomics/suedenim/jetdream/jet-dream-1970-annual/JT01_01.jpg.php Jill Trent: She-Sir Science Sleuth]].

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* ''ComicBook/ExMachina'': Hundred/Bradbury is all but canon.
** As of the last issue (#50), [[spoiler: it ''is'' canon. Bradbury tells Mitchell he loves him, tries to kiss him and gets rejected. Bradbury...doesn't take this too well. The entire issue is filled with depressing moments like the aforementioned.]]
* ''[[http://sciencewomen.blogspot.com/2008/10/jill-trent-science-sleuth.html Jill Trent: Science Sleuth]]'': The titular heroine and her gal pal Daisy are clearly HeterosexualLifePartners in this obscure [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] feature. But there are lots of Les Yay cues, particularly by 1940s standards. No sign that they're relatives, nor that either girl is married. And unusually for comic book features of the day, there aren't even ''hints'' of a token boyfriend for Jill.
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Jill. The Les Yay is made explicit in the [[GenderBender gender-bent]] RemixComic version, [[http://tgcaps.com/caps/modcomics/suedenim/jetdream/jet-dream-1970-annual/JT01_01.jpg.php Jill Trent: She-Sir Science Sleuth]].



* Try '''not''' finding HoYay in ''ComicBook/ThreeHundred''. Try.

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* %%* Try '''not''' finding HoYay in ''ComicBook/ThreeHundred''. Try.



* Mercy St. Clair, the title character of Ron Randall's ''Trekker'', clearly has a thing for her neighbor Molly. It is just as clear that Molly [[http://trekkercomic.com/2013/09/30/avalon-bay-pg-21/ reciprocates.]]
** And it's only getting [[http://trekkercomic.com/2014/05/26/jekka-1-pg-08/ clearer,]] to the point where one might reasonably speculate that the author is planning to make it canonical.
** [[http://trekkercomic.com/comic/chapeltown-page-48/ It's official!]]



* In [[ComicBook/ArchieVsPredator Archie vs. Predator]] #2, Veronica seems completely fine with stripping down to her underwear in front of Betty while striking a rather seductive pose.



* There was a short running Jughead series where he became a time cop, and his partner/love interest was a girl named January [=McAndrews=]. She is the distant descendant of Archie, and looks pretty similar to him. One could infer that Jughead is attracted to her because she looks so much like Archie, and that Jughead could never reveal his true feelings, since Archie is so girl crazy. His cattiness with Veronica could come from this as well.


* There was a short running Jughead series where he became a time cop, and his partner/love interest was a girl named January McAndrews. She is the distant descendant of Archie, and looks pretty similar to him. One could infer that Jughead is attracted to her because she looks so much like Archie, and that Jughead could never reveal his true feelings, since Archie is so girl crazy. His cattiness with Veronica could come from this as well.

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* There was a short running Jughead series where he became a time cop, and his partner/love interest was a girl named January McAndrews.[=McAndrews=]. She is the distant descendant of Archie, and looks pretty similar to him. One could infer that Jughead is attracted to her because she looks so much like Archie, and that Jughead could never reveal his true feelings, since Archie is so girl crazy. His cattiness with Veronica could come from this as well.


* [[ComicBook/MsMarvel Carol Danvers/Ms. Marvel/Captain Marvel]] and [[ComicBook/SpiderWoman Jessica Drew/Spider-Woman]] certainly qualify. In the first story they appear in together, ''Avengers Annual #10'', Carol’s powers and memories are stolen, and she is left to fall to her death over the Golden Gate Bridge until Spider-Woman swoops in to the stranger’s rescue — a courageous hero come to save a DamselInDistress. For the rest of the issue, Jess is very protective of Carol and is determined to figure out how to help her recover. In the decades since, Jess and Carol have remained “best friends”, often playfully teasing each other or bickering LikeAnOldMarriedCouple during their team-ups.
*** Taken UpToEleven when Jessica gets pregnant and has a baby who she names Gerry, [[https://bobandsuewilliams.com/images/captain-marvel-jessica-jones-18.jpg Carol adores him as well]]. Gerry pretty much HasTwoMommies

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* [[ComicBook/MsMarvel Carol Danvers/Ms. Marvel/Captain Marvel]] ComicBook/CarolDanvers and [[ComicBook/SpiderWoman Jessica Drew/Spider-Woman]] certainly qualify. In the first story they appear in together, ''Avengers Annual #10'', Carol’s powers and memories are stolen, and she is left to fall to her death over the Golden Gate Bridge until Spider-Woman swoops in to the stranger’s rescue — a courageous hero come to save a DamselInDistress. For the rest of the issue, Jess is very protective of Carol and is determined to figure out how to help her recover. In the decades since, Jess and Carol have remained “best friends”, often playfully teasing each other or bickering LikeAnOldMarriedCouple during their team-ups. \n*** Taken UpToEleven when When Jessica gets pregnant and has a baby who she names Gerry, [[https://bobandsuewilliams.com/images/captain-marvel-jessica-jones-18.jpg Carol adores him as well]]. Gerry pretty much HasTwoMommies HasTwoMommies.

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*** Taken UpToEleven when Jessica gets pregnant and has a baby who she names Gerry, [[https://bobandsuewilliams.com/images/captain-marvel-jessica-jones-18.jpg Carol adores him as well]]. Gerry pretty much HasTwoMommies

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* HoYay/SpiderManDeadpool


** In ''All New Ultimates'' #4, a group of superheroines goes to the beach and their conversation turns to their respective romantic histories. Jessica talks about how her being Peter Parker's clone affects her and that, apparently as a consequence of this, what feels right to her is "Haha, yeah, girls. Natural redheads in particular." Ultimate Kitty Pryde, who used to be Peter Parker's girlfriend but was sidelined when he got back together with redhead Mary Jane Watson, reacts with a sarcastic: "Great!", to which Jessica responds: "I kinda have a thing for [[MatzoFever Jewish girls]], too." Eight issues later, in the final issue of the series, Jessica admits to Kitty that she has a "big, fat crush" on her and apologizes for making her feel awkward. Kitty however takes it in her stride and says it was awesome of Jessica to admit her attraction to her. However, Jessica then jokingly suggests they make out.
* In ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'', there's a scene where Gwen Stacy assures Mary Jane that she loves Peter like a brother, not romantically. She then tops it off by saying that "she's not even sure she's into boys anyway.", eying MJ suggestively.
** There was some LesYay between Gwen and MJ in Amazing Spider-Man as well -- even during their catfights over Peter. An exchange between them at one point goes like this:

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** In ''All New Ultimates'' ''ComicBook/AllNewUltimates'' #4, a group of superheroines [[BeachEpisode goes to the beach beach]] and their conversation turns to their respective romantic histories. Jessica [[ComicBook/SpiderWoman Jessica]] talks about how her being [[ComicBook/SpiderMan Peter Parker's Parker's]] clone affects her and that, apparently as a consequence of this, what feels right to her is "Haha, yeah, girls. Natural redheads in particular." Ultimate Kitty Pryde, ComicBook/KittyPryde, who used to be Peter Parker's girlfriend but was sidelined when he got back together with redhead Mary Jane Watson, ComicBook/MaryJaneWatson, reacts with a sarcastic: "Great!", to which Jessica responds: "I kinda have a thing for [[MatzoFever Jewish girls]], too." Eight issues later, in the final issue of the series, Jessica admits to Kitty that she has a "big, fat crush" on her and apologizes for making her feel awkward. Kitty however takes it in her stride and says it was awesome of Jessica to admit her attraction to her. However, Jessica then jokingly suggests they make out.
* In ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'', there's a scene where Gwen Stacy assures [[ComicBook/MaryJaneWatson Mary Jane Jane]] that she loves Peter like a brother, not romantically. She then tops it off by saying that "she's not even sure she's into boys anyway.", eying MJ suggestively.
** There was some LesYay between Gwen and MJ in Amazing Spider-Man ''Amazing Spider-Man'' as well -- even during their catfights over Peter. An exchange between them at one point goes like this:



** Early on in Ultimate Spiderman Gwen Stacy is quite touchy-feely with Mary Jane, more so than with Peter or any other character. [[spoiler: After coming back from the dead, she admits that she actually had a crush on Mary Jane, not Peter.]]
* [[ComicBook/XMen The Juggernaut and Black Tom]] were cellmates in prison for a while, and were partners ("in crime") for a really long time after getting out. Any time Black Tom got hurt, the Juggernaut would literally ''cry''. ''The Juggernaut'', bitch. And there's been [[http://community.livejournal.com/scans_daily/1326570.html?thread=40762090#t40762090 naked cuddles]]. And of course, after he slept with an alternate universe's She-Hulk, he commented, "Sometimes it's just better with women."

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** Early on in Ultimate Spiderman ''ComicBook/UltimateSpiderMan'' Gwen Stacy is quite touchy-feely with Mary Jane, more so than with Peter or any other character. [[spoiler: After coming back from the dead, she admits that she actually had a crush on Mary Jane, not Peter.]]
* [[ComicBook/XMen The Juggernaut and Black Tom]] were cellmates in prison for a while, and were partners ("in crime") for a really long time after getting out. Any time Black Tom got hurt, the Juggernaut would literally ''cry''. ''The Juggernaut'', bitch. And there's been [[http://community.livejournal.com/scans_daily/1326570.html?thread=40762090#t40762090 naked cuddles]]. And of course, after he slept with an alternate universe's She-Hulk, ComicBook/SheHulk, he commented, "Sometimes it's just better with women."


** Bullseye hero-worships Deadpool to the point where it starts smelling rather HoYay-ish in ''ComicBook/DarkReign'', going so far as to imagine Deadpool as something of his savior from the teachers and kids he hated in school. He [[SugarWiki/MomentOfHeartwarming cried]] when they said goodbye! Heck, back in Joe Kelly's run, he mentioned he liked Deadpool because he made him laugh. He's probably the nearest thing he has to a friend... when they aren't trying to kill each other. Which Deadpool usually doesn't take seriously. [[http://alternatedoom.livejournal.com/30763.html Really!]]

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** Bullseye hero-worships Deadpool to the point where it starts smelling rather HoYay-ish in ''ComicBook/DarkReign'', going so far as to imagine Deadpool as something of his savior from the teachers and kids he hated in school. He [[SugarWiki/MomentOfHeartwarming [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments cried]] when they said goodbye! Heck, back in Joe Kelly's run, he mentioned he liked Deadpool because he made him laugh. He's probably the nearest thing he has to a friend... when they aren't trying to kill each other. Which Deadpool usually doesn't take seriously. [[http://alternatedoom.livejournal.com/30763.html Really!]]


* Explicit in ''Nexus'', where Sundra had a fling with Jil. Kind of makes you wonder just how close Sundra and Ursula were once upon a time.

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* Explicit in ''Nexus'', ''ComicBook/{{Nexus}}'', where Sundra had a fling with Jil. Kind of makes you wonder just how close Sundra and Ursula were once upon a time.



** During [[spoiler: Hercules's funeral]] Hercules's various... lady-companions get up to talk about... laying with him. Snowbird says that there are more in the crowd who should join them. Northstar, an openly gay superhero, immediately makes an excuse to leave, much to Namor's surprise.

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** During [[spoiler: Hercules's [[spoiler:Hercules's funeral]] Hercules's various... lady-companions get up to talk about... laying with him. Snowbird says that there are more in the crowd who should join them. Northstar, an openly gay superhero, immediately makes an excuse to leave, much to Namor's surprise.



* In ''ComicBook/{{Transmetropolitan}},'' Spider Jerusalem finds that his newspaper columns are being adapted into an {{anime}} series, ''Magical Truthsaying Bastard Spidey.'' His two female assistants are portrayed as SchoolgirlLesbians. . . .

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* In ''ComicBook/{{Transmetropolitan}},'' Spider Jerusalem finds that his newspaper columns are being adapted into an {{anime}} series, ''Magical Truthsaying Bastard Spidey.'' His two female assistants are portrayed as SchoolgirlLesbians. . . .SchoolgirlLesbians...



* Nico and Karolina of ComicBook/{{Runaways}}. Karolina nurses a crush on Nico for the first 25-or-so issues before trying to kiss her. Nico is shocked but doesn't exactly ''deny'' that she might be interested - it has more to with the fact that [[spoiler:her last boyfriend turned out to be manipulating the entire team]]. Of course, before either of them have five minutes to talk about it, it turns out that Karolina has an ArrangedMarriage to a Super Skrull that not even she knew about, and it may be the only way to stop an interplanetary war. [[FantasyKitchenSink It's the Marvel Universe, go figure.]] They've still had ShipTease moments ever since K and Xavin came back, [[spoiler:and now that Xavin's been PutOnABus... oh, wait, the series is on hiatus. Great. The hiatus is made all the more frustrating by the second-to-last panel of the last issue, in which Karolina looks like she's about to give Nico another kiss...]]

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* Nico and Karolina of ComicBook/{{Runaways}}. Karolina nurses a crush on Nico for the first 25-or-so issues before trying to kiss her. Nico is shocked but doesn't exactly ''deny'' that she might be interested - it has more to with the fact that [[spoiler:her last boyfriend her first two love interests turned out to be manipulating the entire team]].team. Of course, before either of them have five minutes to talk about it, it turns out that Karolina has an ArrangedMarriage to a Super Skrull that not even she knew about, and it may be the only way to stop an interplanetary war. [[FantasyKitchenSink It's the Marvel Universe, go figure.]] They've still had ShipTease moments ever since K and Xavin came back, [[spoiler:and now that Xavin's been PutOnABus... oh, wait, the series is on hiatus. Great. The hiatus is made all the more frustrating by the second-to-last panel of the last issue, in which PutOnABus, Karolina looks like she's about to give and Nico another kiss...are finally a couple.]]


* HoYay/TarotWitchOfTheBlackRose


* HoYay/{{Batgirl 2009}}
* HoYay/{{Batgirl 2011}}

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* ''SamAndMaxFreelancePolice''. Being HeterosexualLifePartners doesn't help them enough, there's plenty of subtext in every media. They usually play along when it's played for laughs, but they usually show aversion to the idea when it's suggested.

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* ''SamAndMaxFreelancePolice''.''ComicBook/SamAndMaxFreelancePolice''. Being HeterosexualLifePartners doesn't help them enough, there's plenty of subtext in every media. They usually play along when it's played for laughs, but they usually show aversion to the idea when it's suggested.



** Bullseye hero-worships Deadpool to the point where it starts smelling rather HoYay-ish in ''ComicBook/DarkReign'', going so far as to imagine Deadpool as something of his savior from the teachers and kids he hated in school. He [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming cried]] when they said goodbye! Heck, back in Joe Kelly's run, he mentioned he liked Deadpool because he made him laugh. He's probably the nearest thing he has to a friend... when they aren't trying to kill each other. Which Deadpool usually doesn't take seriously. [[http://alternatedoom.livejournal.com/30763.html Really!]]

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** Bullseye hero-worships Deadpool to the point where it starts smelling rather HoYay-ish in ''ComicBook/DarkReign'', going so far as to imagine Deadpool as something of his savior from the teachers and kids he hated in school. He [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming [[SugarWiki/MomentOfHeartwarming cried]] when they said goodbye! Heck, back in Joe Kelly's run, he mentioned he liked Deadpool because he made him laugh. He's probably the nearest thing he has to a friend... when they aren't trying to kill each other. Which Deadpool usually doesn't take seriously. [[http://alternatedoom.livejournal.com/30763.html Really!]]


* In the DCU Tim Drake finds himself the victim of this trope twice. sometimes with Bart Allen, aka Impulse, and sometimes with Kon-El, aka Superboy.

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* In the DCU [[ComicBook/RobinSeries Tim Drake Drake]] finds himself the victim of this trope twice. sometimes with Bart Allen, aka Impulse, and sometimes ComicBook/{{Impulse}}, but usually with Kon-El, Kon-El/Conner Kent, aka Superboy.ComicBook/{{Superboy}}.

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*There was a short running Jughead series where he became a time cop, and his partner/love interest was a girl named January McAndrews. She is the distant descendant of Archie, and looks pretty similar to him. One could infer that Jughead is attracted to her because she looks so much like Archie, and that Jughead could never reveal his true feelings, since Archie is so girl crazy. His cattiness with Veronica could come from this as well.

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