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Marvel Celebrates Latinx Heroes with Marvel’s Voices: Comunidades #1

This October, Marvel presents Marvel’s Voices: Comunidades #1! This latest one-shot in the Marvel’s Voices series will continue the tradition of highlighting the cultural richness of Marvel Comics and uplifting new voices in the comic book industry. The comic turns the spotlight to Latinx heroes and creators from the Marvel Universe.

These all-new stories will feature thrilling adventures of some of Marvel’s most popular heroes while celebrating the range of their cultural heritage as told by fan-favorite writers and artists and those making their Marvel Comics debut.

  • Writer Terry Blas introduces a brand-new hero in an action-packed adventure spinning out of his acclaimed Reptil series.
  • New York Times best-selling author Daniel José Older revisits the legacy of Marvel’s first super hero of Latino descent, Hector Ayala aka White Tiger, in an inspiring story rooted in real history.
  • Catch up with the current White Tiger, Ava Ayala, when author Amparo Ortiz has the young hero confront the dark nature of her powers.
  • Travel to the past with writer Juan Ponce to witness Nina the Conjuror, the Brazilian Sorcerer Supreme of the 1950s, battle the raging nature spirit known as Anhangá.
  • Plus an introduction by renowned comics scholar Frederick Luis Aldama about the history of Latinx heroes and creators in the comic book industry.

Stay tuned for information on the other stories in this collection including works by Karla Pacheco, Alex Segura, Leo Romero, Edgar Delgado, Nico Leon, and more! Announced artists include Enid Balám, Vanesa Del Ray, Adriana Melo, Leonardo Romero, Nico Leon, Alitha E. Martinez, and more. It features a main cover by Joe Quesada and variants by Mateus Manhanini, Maria Wolf and Mike Spicer, Nabetse Zitro and Jesus Aburtov, and George Pérez and Java Tartaglia.

Marvel’s first Latino super hero, White Tiger, was created by writer Bill Mantlo and artist George Pérez in 1974’s Deadly Hands of Kung Fu #19. Since then, Marvel has introduced many heroes of Latino-descent from a multitude of different backgrounds including current stars such as Miles Morales, America Chavez, and Reptil. Join us in celebrating these heroes and many more when Marvel’s Voices: Comunidades #1 hits stands on October 20th!

Preview: Spider-Woman #13

Spider-Woman #13

(W) Karla Pacheco (A) Pere Perez (CA) Jung-Geun Yoon
Rated T
In Shops: Jul 14, 2021
SRP: $3.99

THE MOST ACTION-PACKED SPIDER-WOMAN ISSUE YET!
• A who’s who of Marvel Mercenaries want something that Jess has (and NEEDS), so Jess has to fight Lady Bullseye and more to secure this treasured possession.
• This fight will take Jess across NYC in the most intense, issue-long action sequence you’ve ever read!

Spider-Woman #13

Preview: Amazing Spider-Man Annual #2

Amazing Spider-Man Annual #2

(W) Karla Pacheco, Jed MacKay (A) Eleonora Carlini, Juan Ferreyra (CA) Sergio Davila
Rated T+
In Shops: Jul 07, 2021
SRP: $4.99

SPIDER-MAN VS. STAR!
The next can’t-miss installment of the “Infinite Destinies” saga is here! Spider-Man thinks he knows reality warpers – but he’s never met Ripley Ryan. Mass murderer and occasional Thunderbolt, Star is still searching for her own path…and the power to shape her future however she wants. But can the wielder of the Reality Stone really go up against a hero who’s fought gods?! Find out here – and get the next piece of the Infinity Stone puzzle!
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE: Part 4 (of 8) of “Infinite Fury”!

Amazing Spider-Man Annual #2

Preview: Spider-Woman #12

Spider-Woman #12

(W) Karla Pacheco (A) Pere Perez (CA) Jung-Geun Yoon
Rated T+
In Shops: May 12, 2021
SRP: $3.99

• Who are the Brothers of the Sword? FIND OUT THIS ISSUE!
• Jessica’s visit to a jail goes horribly wrong with a few slashes of these powerful swords.
• The most consistent action-hit of 2020 somehow finds new levels that could only be attained with Pacheco and Perez’s ill-advised deal with interdimensional demons.

Spider-Woman #12

Z2 Comics and Agnez Mo Team for Don’t Wake Up

Z2 Comics continues to bring musicians from every genre to the sequential arts, pairing these performers with top artists and writers for an authentic experience for music fans and comics lovers alike. Next up, the publisher teams with Indonesian singer and actress Agnez Mo for Don’t Wake Up, an all-new original graphic novel, written by Karla Pacheco, and featuring art by Peter V. Nguyen and Andres Labrada.

Inspired by singer Agnez Mo’s hit music video “Long As I Get Paid,” comes an atypical avenging angel. Walking between the dreamscape and reality, existing outside the forces of good and evil, she follows her own moral code. And her methods of delivering justice aren’t swift, which is not good news for John, an unsuspecting artifacts dealer with a nasty pastime and a willful insistence on his own virtue. Don’t Wake Up is Catwoman meets The Sandman, where creator Agnez Mo and writer Karla Pacheco will transport you into the dreamscape, seduce you into the heist of a lifetime, and pull you into a battle of gods for the ages.

Don’t Wake Up has been translated from the young artist’s vision to print by writer Karla Pacheco along with artists Peter K. Nguyen and Andres Labrada, with an exclusive limited deluxe version to include prints by artists N. Steven HarrisJohn McGuinnessGabe Sapienza, and interior artist Peter V. Nguyen. This immersive new story arrives in finer comic shops and bookstores everywhere this fall, with all editions, including the exclusive deluxe hardcover available to preorder directly from Z2 now!

Don't Wake Up

Preview: Spider-Woman #11

Spider-Woman #11

(W) Karla Pacheco (A) Pere Perez (CA) Jung-Geun Yoon
Rated T+
In Shops: Apr 21, 2021
SRP: $3.99

BACK TO BASICS!
• The last ten issues pushed Jessica places she never wants to go again, but she survived.
• Now, it’s time to show the world who Spider-Woman truly is!

Spider-Woman #11

Preview: Spider-Woman #10

Spider-Woman #10

(W) Karla Pacheco (A) Pere Perez (CA) Jung-Geun Yoon
Rated T+
In Shops: Mar 17, 2021
SRP: $3.99

• The fuse lit back in #1 finds its destination.
• Spider-Woman has crossed so many lines, leading to this moment and an offer to embrace the destiny forged by her Hydra years.
• Will she take it? You may think you know what a super hero would choose, but Jessica has a habit of defying expectations.

Spider-Woman #10

Preview: Spider-Woman #9

Spider-Woman #9

(W) Karla Pacheco (A) Pere Perez (CA) Jung-Geun Yoon
Rated T+
In Shops: Feb 17, 2021
SRP: $3.99

• Jessica’s journey for a cure and her history has taken her all the way to the High Evolutionary’s volcanic lair.
• Surrounded by clones of her mother, the Ice Queen and the High Evolutionary, Jessica’s hopes of finding the cure to the disease that threatens Jessica, her son Gerry and her niece are drying up by the hour.

Spider-Woman #9

Pere Pérez Puts a New Spin on a Classic Spider-Woman

Marvel Comics has announced the return of one of the most beloved costumes in comics: Marie Severin’s original design for Spider-Woman from her first appearance in 1977’s Marvel Spotlight #32. Over the years, Spider-Woman’s iconic digs have been reimagined, and now current Spider-Woman artist Pere Pérez presents his own unique take on this timeless design. Seen on his new variant cover for Spider-Woman #11, Jessica Drew has never looked better. Incorporating a modern twist on the classic suit, Pérez’s design is a perfect look for the hero’s redefining new era.

Praised for delivering both the action-packed fight sequences and the chaotic family drama that Jessica Drew fans crave, Pérez recently signed on as an exclusive artist with Marvel Comics. Here’s what he had to say about working with Karla Pacheco and bringing Spider-Woman’s current adventures to life:

I’m very happy about my exclusive with Marvel. Since I began working here I’ve had nothing but fun, good working experiences, and the chance to work with some of my favorite characters. Working with this team of editors and creators working on Spider-Woman is probably the best working experience in my career. The editors are not only giving us a huge amount of creative freedom, but also encouraging us to push things further. I can’t say anything but good things about the immensely talented Karla Pacheco and Frankie D’Armata. I’ll just say I am very lucky to be a part of this team.

One thing I’ve been wanting to do for some time now has been adding my personal touch to a Marvel character, which I’ve been able to do now with this classic Spider-Woman costume update. It feels great to be a part of the legacy of creators who help shape the characters all of us love and enjoy.

Aside from what you can see as the costume redesign, we have also included several surprise functional modifications that will also help to give a new fresh twist to Jessica Drew’s heroic abilities. Hopefully, we are keeping the classic spirit of the character and also making the readers enjoy her adventures in a way they haven’t before.

Check out Perez’s variant cover below, an exclusive look at interior artwork, and his design sheet for Jessica’s new suit. Deadly new enemies have their sights on Spider-Woman. Will she be up to the challenge? Find out when Spider-Woman #11 hits stands in April writer Karla Pacheco and artist Pere Pérez.

Spider-Woman Goes Back to Basics in April

After ten explosive issues, Jessica Drew’s hit solo series continues this April. Throughout this thrilling run, Spider-Woman has overcome HYDRA, confronted her nefarious mother in a wild family reunion, and learned more about her past than she’s ever wanted to. And writer Karla Pacheco and artist Pere Pérez are just getting started. The always-unpredictable saga of Jessica Drew continues in April and the titular hero will be suiting up once more in her original costume.

Designed by legendary comics pioneer Marie Severin, Spider-Woman’s classic costume is as timeless as it is iconic. Now, it once again returns in the pages of Spider-Woman as Jessica Drew suits up for her next mission starting in Spider-Woman #11.

See Spider-Woman’s costume in all its glory in Junggeun Yoon’s cover below and don’t miss its grand return when Spider-Woman #11 hits stands in April.

Spider-Woman #11 Junggeun Yoon Cover
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