Superheroes are super hot. TV series Heroes starred ordinary people with extraordinary powers like flying, mind reading, and the ability to travel through time. Now Marvel’s TV adaptations are tearing up TV screens and at the movies, there are always new superheroes or adaptations of superhero comics on screen.
Want to create your own superhero? Try the Hero Machine! This online tool lets you design your very own character. Hero Machine lets you create a superhero from the ground up. You can choose gender and body type, then select among facial features, clothing, extra appendages and weapons, and maybe even a sidekick. Once you’'ve designed your superhero, you can choose an outline and fill colour from the palette provided.
Superhero sites - both informative and fun.
We have a lot of comics at Christchurch City Libraries.
You can also use library resources to learn how to create your own characters:
Or you can read from our massive collection of comics, manga and graphic novels