From wonder woman to northstar, here are some of the most groundbreaking lgbtq characters and gay superheroes in marvel and dc comics canon. Pages in category lgbt superheroes the following 61 pages are in this category, out of 61 total. Is one of the founding members of the new mutants the junior x-men team and an openly gay superhero. Lgbt heroes and villains have been making the realm of superheroes a more colorful place for nearly 30 years. From gay martial arts masters and lesbian detectives to badass bisexual antiheroes and. The first openly gay superhero in marvel comics history, jean-paul beaubier was a professional skier who later used his mutant abilities of flight, resistance to injury, and super-speed to become.