Ahead of its June 23rd release, Marvel Comics has revealed a new variant cover by artist Luciano Vecchio. The cover is an homage to the iconic Marvel 25th Anniversary covers released in 1985, but in this new cover, it’s a tapestry of LGBTQ+ characters. Marvel has revealed the special one-shot will unveil a brand-new hero.
Check out the cover below.
Here’s an example of what the cover is homaging:
For more on this news, read the press release below.
New York, NY— April 27, 2021 — This June, Marvel Comics will honor Pride Month with a historic celebration of LGBTQ+ characters and creators in MARVEL’S VOICES: PRIDE #1. Marvel’s first-ever queer-centered special will get a special Frame Variant cover by artist Luciano Vecchio. An homage to the iconic Marvel 25th Anniversary covers released in 1985, this cover spotlights Marvel’s tapestry of LGBTQ+ characters and will reveal a brand-new hero who is set to make their debut within the upcoming one-shot. Check out this incredible cover below!
MARVEL’S VOICES: PRIDE #1
Written by KIERON GILLEN, ALLAN HEINBERG, ANTHONY OLIVEIRA, STEVE ORLANDO, TINI HOWARD, LEAH WILLIAMS, MARIKO TAMAKI, TERRY BLAS, CRYSTAL FRASIER, VITA AYALA, J.J. KIRBY, LUCIANO VECCHIO & MORE!
Art by JAVIER GARRÓN, JIM CHEUNG, KRIS ANKA, JEN HICKMAN, PAULINA GANUCHEAU, JETHRO MORALES, BRITNEY WILLIAMS, J.J. KIRBY, LUCIANO VECCHIO, JAN BAZALDUA & MORE!
Frame Variant Cover by LUCIANO VECCHIO (APR210818)
On Sale 6/23
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