For Pride and X-Men, Marvel Reveals New Trans Character Escapade

For Pride and X-Men, Marvel Reveals New Trans Character Escapade

In a news story from Charlie Jane Anders, Ted Brandt, Ro Stein, and Tamra Bonvillain, Marvel introduced a new Krakoan X-Men character, Somnus, who has recently become a semi-major character in the Marauders comic book. And now, Marvel will be doing the same with this year''s Marvel''s Voices: Pride: Pride, with Escapade.

Escapade, whose real name is Shela Sexton, is a transformative who can instantaneously switch physical locations with another person or trade any specific physical or abstract attribute, including possessions, organizational status, skills, superhuman powers, and even situations!Escapade is able to maintain the power for a few hours at a time and must be within 7 feet of her target, but the more complex the switch, the greater the risk of a mishap!Until a meeting with

"I have enjoyed the Marvel Universe for as long as I can remember, and I may or may not sing the Spider-Man theme in the shower regularly. So I was so pleased to be able to offer a brand-new hero to support all of my favorites," Anders said. "I hope that Escapade and Morgan Red will inspire trans and non-binary people to believe that they, together, can fight for justice through the power of creativity and the chosen family."

"Now more than ever, we need a hero like Shela Sexton to be attentive to," Brandt said. "It was a great pleasure and a pleasure to be a part of her creation process!"

"It''s extremely beneficial to be a part of bringing a new character into Marvel comics," Stein added. "Working with Charlie Jane''s script was a lot of fun, and I hope people enjoy reading about Escapade as much as we did putting her first outing on the page."

PRIDE #1, a 20-page story based on Escapade''s adventures as a super hero/thief, will guide her into life as a trans mutant in the Marvel Universe. MARVEL''S VOICES: PRIDE #1 is only the beginning of Escapade''s adventures, as she becomes bound with the X-Men, and a deadly prophecy is unveiled in her future. In a special story arc of NEW MUTANTS guest


NICK ROBLES 75960620405200111 Variant Cover by JEN BARTEL 75960620405200151 Variant Cover by JEN BARTEL 75960620405200131 On Sale 6/22

Have you enjoyed this? Please share your thoughts on social media!

Related Articles