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Boxers with red/pink hearts

  • The Savage Dragon has been known to wear print boxers, including the classic hearts.
  • Wolverine was shown wearing such underpants when he tried to go through airport security, but his adamantium skeleton kept setting off the metal detectors.

Other-print boxers

  • The Riddler apparently has green question-mark print boxers.
  • Deadpool is occasionally seen in boxers with his logo (a stylized version of his mask) on them.
    • He's also occasionally seen in boxers featuring other heroes' logos, including Captain America. One gag featured him upset that his Squirrel Girl Underoos(TM) were improperly washed. That's right, Squirrel Girl. Might explain why she's so vicious towards him.
      • And to make matters even nuttier, that particular issue happened long before Deadpool even knew that Squirrel Girl even existed. Here at TV Tropes, we like to call this foreshadowing.
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    • His recent adventures take this to a whole new level of horrifying as he has acquired Jean "Marvel Girl" Grey's original costume, complete with tiny yellow panties. An attempt to impress some ladies by stripping down reveals that he wears these when his other clothes are being laundered.
  • David Qin from Strangers in Paradise also had a pair with teddy bear print. They were a gift.
  • A Doctor Who Magazine comic strip featured the Eighth Doctor jumping through various Elseworlds. In the one where he was an ordinary human in a relationship with Dr Grace, the one Doctor-ish touch was the question-mark print boxers.
  • In one Spider-Man story ("Perceptions", where Wolverine guest-starred), Peter wore Felix the Cat boxers. (Artist Todd McFarlaine often slipped Felix into the background art, and in this story, where a character actually commented on it, he was scripting the story as well.)
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  • In one Superman story where Mr Mxyzptlk had taken over Metropolis and Superman and Lex Luthor were in an Enemy Mine situation, they attempt to infiltrate "Mxcorp" disguised as guards. Mxy waves a hand to remove their uniforms leaving them in boxers. Supes were blue with an S-shield pattern, and Lex had green with "L"s. (It seems likely Mxy added this touch For the Lulz.)
  • The cover of the 2000 AD Free Comic Book Day 2014 issue is a parody of the famous image from Spider-Man #50 ("Spider-Man No More!") in which Pete in street clothes walks away from a bin with his Spidey-suit in it. On this cover Judge Dredd is walking away from a re-syk bin containing his Judge uniform, while wearing nothing except boxers printed with his badge.

Other men's underwear

  • Wally West once ran around in fruity briefs under mind control.
  • In Rocket Raccoon (2016) #5, while fighting Kraven the Hunter, Rocket pulls open Kraven's tights to throw a flashbang inside, revealing his pink heart-print briefs.
    • Additionally, in the previous two comics of that arc, Rocket ran around New York City in nothing but his tighty-whiteys and gloves.
  • Mr Beaver is seen wearing light purple briefs with little white hearts in the second issue.

Childish women's underwear

  • Empowered owns a pair of Capitan Rivet-printed panties. And the matching t-shirt.
  • Scandal Savage has a pair of polka dot boyshorts. Ragdoll, meanwhile, has yellow footie pajamas, complete with buttflap.
  • When a trio of action scientists in Atomic Robo had to strip before a tribe of rock people, we see the female one's panties have a cartoon bear head on them.
  • Batwoman: Evidently, Kate Kane has a pair of planet-printed briefs.
  • A Running Gag in the Amanda Conner/Jim Palmiotti era of Harley Quinn is Harley's tendency to wear colourful underwear with fun prints. Once or twice, her girlfriend Poison Ivy is shown similarly.
  • Another Conner/Palmiotti example would also be in the pages of their Power Girl run, where Peeg's sidekick, Terra, once had to help with some superheroing while on a day out, but lacking her costume, she just stripped to her underwear, which had a cartoon ladybug printed on the butt.