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"Well shit is different here Barbie. I run the show in New Port City. I run it my way. The villain, got it!? Murderers, rapists, pedophiles and drug dealers don't wait for some asshole superhero or dial up Invincible when shit gets fucked up. Heroes aren't welcome in this town. People here want some one who represents them. That's me... The Queen!"
Bomb Queen

Bomb Queen is an American comic book character, created by Jimmie Robinson. She first appeared in Image Comics' Bomb Queen Vol. 1, #1, and has subsequently appeared in six limited series, two single-issue specials, and crossover that include Savage Dragon and Hack/Slash.

A supervillain, Bomb Queen has eliminated and banned all superheroes from New Port City, which she rules as a hedonistic and "benevolent" dictator, keeping her subjects happy with "bread and circuses" in the form of zones where people can do whatever they want, provided they can survive there. The rest of the United States initially tolerated Bomb Queen because New Port City's reputation drew all manner of unsavory types out of the rest of the country, and to it; but as the years passed, the American government, and other parties, began drawing up plans to oust or kill Bomb Queen...



  • Cleavage Window: Oh boy, Bomb Queen's outfits almost always come with this, and nipple slips aren't unusual.
  • Clark Kenting: The Queen takes off her mask, and wears a different set of clothes, and done.
  • Fan Disservice:
    • The owner of the Chinese restaurant has a longsleeved jacket that doesn't close on the front, big breasts, and sports visible nipples at nearly all times. She's likely to be about 70 years old.
    • Tits walks around topless at nearly all times, but her nipples look like rhino-horns.
  • Forceful Kiss: Bomb Queen ends her encounter with Cassie Hack by shoving her tongue in Cassie's mouth.
  • Foregone Conclusion: One of the issues showcases the Four Queens as a supervillain team, and see them planning the death of Bomb Queen. Guess whose name is on the cover?
  • Fun with Acronyms: Queen's hideout the Tactical Information Turret
  • Hulk Out: Robert Woods does this to himself in Volume 1, in order to kill Bomb Queen and rally New Port City behind him.
  • Hypocritical Humor: In promotional material for the sixth Bomb Queen miniseries, a background character notes how unoriginal Image Comics are in putting out a comicbook with Barack Obama on the cover.
  • I'm a Humanitarian: In one issue, it's heavily implied that Bomb Queen is having children made into food for her hungry townspeople. She remarks that toddlers taste like veal.
  • In Universe Nick Name: The Devil's Bitch.
  • Karma Houdini: Bomb Queen never gets her comeuppance. Ever....aside from a crossover, at least.
    • As stated before, this is inverted in a crossover, more specifically, with Hack/Slash, where she does get a well-deserved beating from Cassie herself. In that same crossover, Bomb Queen is dragged away to a prison cell.
  • Limited Wardrobe: Subverted like hell, Queen sports a wide variety of villainous outfits.
  • Little Black Dress: Part of her Clark Kent outfit.
  • Marshmallow Hell: One of Bomb Queen's allies, Tits, has massive breasts tipped with rhino-horn-like nipples. Her preferred method of dispatching her enemies is to gore them with her nipples.
  • Necessarily Evil: A common argument for New Port City's seedy nature. Given the lawless nature of New Port City, almost every murderer, rapist, pedophile, terrorist, hate group and every other criminal in America stay within the city, bringing the all-around crime rate everywhere else to a record low. Should Bomb Queen's regime end, all of the criminals will inevitably leave and mingle backinto American society. Because of this, the US government with the exception of the Shadow Government allows Bomb Queen to thrive as long as she stays in New Port City. When Obama tries to end her reign, it sets off a chain reaction that leads to The End of the World as We Know It as a result.
  • Running Gag: Bomb Queen's blasting open the Mayor's office.
  • Straw Fan: Volume V has a Silver Age, a Modern Age and an Indie and Manga nerd that run a cape watch website and argue who could beat who. They're not put in a positive light.
  • Stockholm Syndrome: Despite almost everyone suffering from the lawless nature of New Port City - whether it is the death or abuse (physically and sexually) of themselves and their loved ones from Bomb Queen and all of the criminals that thrive there - Bomb Queen and her anarcho-authoritarian hold on the city has an overwhelmingly positive approval rating, with every man, woman and child there willing to fight for the status quo the city is under.
  • The Corruption: Everybody that lives in New Port City goes corrupt or evil.
  • There Was a Door: Bomb Queen just doesn't do doors. It usually means the death or grievous injuries of those who are on the other side.
  • Town with a Dark Secret: The unusually perfect Stepford Suburbia Littleville is revealed to be a testing site for the Shadow Government's ideal society, the population made of clones and protected by the genetically engineered hero White Knight.


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