Character Overview

Gender: Transgender Woman

Orientation: Bisexual

Publisher: DC

Character Type: Secondary

Alignment: Good

Character Details

Summary: In 2014, Alysia Yeoh made history as "the first major transgender character written in a contemporary context in a mainstream comic book." Gail Simone's treatment of Yeoh has been praised for its authenticity. In Autostraddle, the trans comic journalist Mey writes, "This is no token trans character. She is opinionated, caring, compelling and three dimensional."

Database Links: ComicVine, DC Wiki, Gay League

Important Issues: In Batgirl #19, Alysia Yeoh tells Batgirl (Barbara Gordon) that she is transgender. In Batgirl #45, Alysia marries her girlfriend Jo.

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