Marvel Comics is once again spotlighting Native American, Indigenous, and First Nations creators and characters in a November anthology one-shot titled Marvel's Voices: Heritage #1, which functions as a spiritual sequel to 2020's Marvel's Voices: Indigenous Voices one-shot.
The Marvel's Voices line is a series of anthologies meant to highlight and showcase creators and characters from different marginalized groups. The publisher points out that the anthology series, which has included titles dedicated to LGBTQ+ creators, Black creators, Latino/Latinx creators, and Asian and Pacific Islander creators.
Marvel's Voices: Heritage #1 will feature the origin story of supporting character River from writer Rebecca Roanhorse's upcoming title Echo: Phoenix Song, as well as a tale focusing on Champions member Snowguard from her co-creator Nyla Innuksuk. Marvel also promises art from David Cutler and Jim Terry in the anthology, with more creators to be named.
Marvel promises that some of the unnamed creators will make their Marvel debut with the one-shot, though the publisher doesn't go into detail about this point.
Alongside the one-shot, Marvel will further highlight Indigenous characters through a series of variant covers created by artist Maria Wolf, who is of Purépecha heritage.
Marvel's Voices: Identity, the next one-shot in the line to release, is due out August 25, and features a variety of contributions from Asian and Pacific Islander creators, all of which focus on stories of some of Marvel's most prominent characters of the same heritage.
Marvel's Voices: Heritage #1 goes on sale in November. Stay tuned to Newsarama for Marvel's full November 2021 solicitations coming later this month.
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