When you think of Marvel superheroes on the big or small screen, certain names come to mind, from Spider-Man and Iron Man to Rocket Racoon. Lately you've been hearing a new name... Jessica Jones. Who is she? What does she do? Is she an Avenger? Why should I care about this Jessica Jones person? Well she's one of the most badass superheroes in the business. This list will teach you the basics of Jessica Jones, the most in-demand P.I. in all of Marvel.
Jessica Jones is a relatively new character, but she's done a lot in her limited time. She's been an Avenger, a private eye, a solo hero, a wife, and a mother. She's strong, intelligent, snarky, tough, and won't take crap from anybody... even her husband, Luke Cage. Jessica Jones is an innovative character who is unusual in a lot ways, and this list will give you the primer you need.There's so much to learn about this fantastic character before you watch the Netflix show. These basics and bits of trivia about the character represent 15 reasons Jessica Jones is one of the most badass characters in comics.
She Helped Usher In The R-Rated Side of Marvel
She Was There When A Radioactive Spider Bit Peter Parker
Not only did Marvel intermingle Jessica Jones into the fabric of the Marvel Universe years after the fact with a few lines of clever dialogue, they also put her in front and center at one of the biggest moments in comic history. Not only did Jessica Jones go to high school with Peter Parker, she also had a little crush on him, and she was on the field trip that turned him into Spider-Man.Yeah, that radioactive Spider was biting Peter just as Jessica was Jonesing for him (get that Jones pun?).