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Subj: Re: Wanda's Hair and Eye Color
Posted: Wed Dec 29, 2004 at 02:32:37 am EST
Reply Subj: Re: Wanda's Hair and Eye Color
Posted: Tue Dec 28, 2004 at 11:06:56 pm EST
> > > > I was sure it was red. Or a dark red.
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> > > > But on the cover of the Avengers Disassembled TPB it is black. In Ultimate X-Men it is black. Are these just colorist mistakes, or did she dye it recently? I haven't been up to date or reading Avengers like I should. I will definately pick up some back issues.
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> > > It is naturally black but she dyed it red for years.
> > Wrong way around. According to every official Marvel handbook, she's naturally auburn, but dyed it black in her early years, just like Black Widow used to.
> > She's never kicked the hair-dye habit, though, and has had brown, or full-on red hair on some occasions (in other words, different colorists are inconsistent), so there's no problem with her going back to the black dye.
> > I hereby propose that her eyes being green instead of their natural blue, in vol.3, be a sign that something was wrong with her, that none of the team noticed.
> And Ultimate Wanda has always been portrayed with black hair. We've never been told if it's dyed, but change is a woman's perogative, after all.
Her hair is auburn. Back in the 60s it was fashionable to dye one's hair black (look at Priscilla Presley).