Marvel Comics celebrates PRIDE Month with “Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE #1” Coming This June

This June, Marvel Comics is celebrating  the LGBTQI+ community with a new giant-sized one-shot! Honoring PRIDE Month, Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE returns for its second annual grand showcase of LGBTQI+ characters and creators.

What’s Happening:

  • Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE will once again feature an impressive lineup of LGBTQI+ writers and artists from across the publishing industry including both creative superstars and emerging new talents.
  • Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE will give creators and fans alike an opportunity to explore and celebrate the wide range of identities and experiences of the LGBTQI+ community with uplifting and exciting adventures all set in the main Marvel Universe!
  • Marvel Comics is proud to highlight its commitment to LGBTQI+ representation with stories that spotlight existing stars AND introduce brand-new characters to the Marvel mythology. Ranging from poignant to action-packed, here are some of the tales that fans can look forward to, each one capturing the joy and promise of PRIDE Month.
  • In last year’s Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE, Steve Orlando and Luciano Vecchio introduced the dreamy mutant hero SOMNUS,  who now stars in the ongoing X-Men series MARAUDERS! New York Times-bestselling, multi-award-winning author Charlie Jane Anders continues this tradition with the debut of another new hero to the Marvel Universe – and it won’t be the last you see of them.
  • Iron Man scribe and lauded TV showrunner Christopher Cantwell takes on Moondragon’s complex legacy for a heart-bending story across space and time.
  • Shuster and Eisner-winning writer Andrew Wheeler makes his Marvel debut with the Marvel Universe’s real god of love – Hercules! Drawn by Patsy Walker artist Brittney Williams.
  • Nebula, World Fantasy, and Locus-award winner Alyssa Wong reunites the Young Avengers fan-favorite artist Stephen Byrne in a story guaranteed to please fans new and old.
  • Comedy writer Grace Freud (Rick and Morty, the Eric Andre Show) brings her talents to Marvel with a story about the power of responsibility featuring the Marvel Universe’s favorite gay ginger, D-Man! She’s joined by Eisner-nominated artist Scott B. Henderson in his first work for Marvel.
  • Television writer and podcaster Ira Madison III explores the legacy of Pride in his Marvel debut.
  • Champions scribe Danny Lore revisits the legacy of two characters long left in the closet in a tale of love and redemption!
  • That’s only the beginning! Be there in June when this groundbreaking anthology series continues with another thrilling glimpse of the world outside your window in Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE #1.
  • Fans can also look forward to Marvel's Voices: PRIDE TPB. Hitting stands in May, the collection will include last year’s Marvel’s Voices: PRIDE one-shot as well as powerful moments from throughout Marvel Comics history such as Northstar’s wedding, the debut of Aaron Fischer in United States of Captain America, and more!