Marvel Universe

Hispanic Latinx Heritage Month

Celebrate our Hispanic and Latinx characters! From Araٌa to White Tiger, here’s a handful of heroes who have made their mark on Marvel!

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America Chavez: Miss. America

in America (2017) #1

Angel Salvadore: Tempest

in New X-Men (2001) #119

Angela del Toro: White Tiger

in White Tiger (2006) #1

The niece of original White Tiger Hector Ayala! Former FBI agent del Toro experienced loss from a young age. After gaining the amulets of her legacy, Angela takes to the street against the Yakuza.

in Amazing Fantasy (2004) #1

Ava Ayala: White Tiger

in Avengers Academy (2010) #21

Ava was the fifth mystical host of the White Tiger, following in the footsteps of older brother Hector Ayala and niece Angela del Toro!

Dante Pertuz: Inferno

in Inhuman (2014) #1

Dante was a wedding band drummer struggling to provide for an ailing mother and sister. After undergoing Terrigenesis, he emerged from his Inhuman cocoon with the ability to create, and manipulate, fire!

Dr. Cecilia Reyes

in X-Men (1991) #66

Fabio Medina: Goldballs

in Uncanny X-Men (2013) #1

Hector Ayala: White Tiger

in Deadly Hands of Kung Fu (1974) #20

Humberto Lopez: Reptil

in Avengers Academy (2010) #1

Julio Esteban Richter: Rictor

in X-Factor (2005) #1

Maya Lopez: Echo

in Daredevil (1998) #9

in Spider-Man 2099 (1992) #1

The issue that established Spider-Man of the year 2099! A former Alchemax engineer fights the dystopic-powers-that-be in Nueva York, (with assist from his A.I. companion Lyla).

Miles Morales: Spider-Man

in Ultimate Comics Spider-Man (2011) #1

Robbie Reyes: Ghost Rider

in All-New Ghost Rider (2014) #1

Roberto da Costa: Sunspot

in The New Mutants Marvel Graphic Novel (1982)

In his native Brazil, the soccer star felt targeted for his multi-racial heritage and privileged upbringing. With the ability to channel and direct solar energy, Sunspot is a true power player.

Sam Alexander: Nova

in Nova (2013) #1

Sam Alexander is the cosmic guardian Nova, imbued with supersonic flight and energy absorption. Once a kid bound by the gravity of a small town, Sam rose above heavy burdens to become an Avenger and a Champion!

Sofia Mantega: Wind Dancer/Renascence

in New Mutants (2003) #1

The Caracas native had elemental control over the wind, much aligned with her breezy personality. Post M-Day, Mantega operated as a New Warrior with biomechanical upgrades.

Victor Alvarez: Power Man

in Power Man and Iron Fist (2010) #1

Victor Mancha

in Runaways (2005) #1

Victor Mancha is a Mexican-American android, best known as a member of the Runaways. The progeny of a human woman and Ultron, Victor betrayed his programming by being a dedicated teammate and hero.