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From the sublime to the ridiculous: Super style for your next comic convention

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Superhero costumes can be awesome—but they can also be pretty over-the-top. For every iconic Superman there’s a Green Lantern lurking in the corner, all skintight neon and painted-on masks. Women seem particularly cursed with bad superhero outfits. Random cutouts, staggeringly large chests – these ladies are lucky if they get enough fabric to cover their entire stomachs. But of course not all super-heroine outfits stink; some are tasteful, functional and classic. So here are choices for the best – and the most ridiculous – female superhero looks: The Awesome: Jean Grey as the Phoenix As soon as Jean Grey turns into the Phoenix, her costume gets taken to a whole new level. In the movie she looks like she could…

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