Before she was a mind-possessing badass who was the first recruitment to Charles Xavier’s new X-men team the New Mutants, X’ian Coy Manh had a tough life. Growing up in Vietnam during the Vietnam War, her mind-control powers manifested when protecting her twin brother Tran Coy Manh from an attack by a Viet Cong soldier. … Continue reading Heroic Love…Unrequited: Karma (Xi’an Coy Manh)
And now, we’ve got Silk — a brand new Asian American female superhero written by Robbie Thompson. AND not only is Marvel introducing this Asian American hero into the mix, but she’s even getting her very own series!!
Moonstar (aka Mirage aka Psyche) was born as Danielle “Dani” Moonstar a member of the Cheyenne Native American Tribe in Boulder, CO. She first appeared in Marvel Graphic Novel #4: The New Mutants in 1982, and has been a part of various Marvel groups over the years, mainly the X-men, but she also had a brief stint … Continue reading Superhero Sunday: Dani Moonstar