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Marvel celebrates AAPI Heritage Month with anthology comic featuring Asian and AAPI talent

  • Marvel is commemorating Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month this May with the upcoming release of “Marvel's Voices: Identity #1 2022.”
  • The special issue is the second “Marvel's Voices: Identity” anthology and showcases four new stories written and illustrated by AAPI and Asian talent.
  • "It was a complete honor being asked to contribute to Marvel's Voices: Identity #1 2022, and I was surprised by how immediately I knew the story I wanted to tell," writer Pornsak Pichetshote was quoted as saying.
  • The new anthology is set to release on May 25 and will feature AAPI and Asian characters such as Ms. Marvel and Shang-Chi.

Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) and Asian superheroes such as Ms. Marvel and Shang-Chi are taking center stage in a special Marvel anthology to celebrate AAPI Heritage Month this May.

Marvel’s Voices: Identity #1 2022,” a follow-up to last year’s “Marvel’s Voices: Identity” anthology, is set in the Marvel Universe and features four new stories written by AAPI and Asian talent.