Dan Slott is one of Marvel Comics’ biggest and brightest star writers. Today he weighed in personally on the Squirrel Girl tug-of-war.
In response to a common opinion that Doreen Green is nothing but a joke, I started a thread on CBR asking: Is Squirrel Girl a legitimate hero?
I was surprised to see that a large majority of the responses were in the affirmative.
This, obviously, was my favorite:
And then Dan Slott settled it once and for all. And I quote.
Q: Was she a Marvel character created by Steve Ditko?
Ta da! The end. No more discussion necessary.
Squirrel Girl = Legitimate Hero. Next.
So that’s it. Official confirmation from inside Marvel Comics.