Well, look at that! Marvel has listened to fans and has announced a diverse superhero lineup for a movie! It’s an animated movie but it’s still a nice step forward. Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors is a full length animated movie scheduled for 2018 and will feature Ms. Marvel, America Chavez, Squirrel Girl, Captain Marvel, Quake, Patriot, Inferno, and Ghost Spider.
Check out Sana Amanat, director of content and character development for Marvel and fellow executive producer Cort Lane talk about the creation of Marvel Rising and the voice cast.
Leading up to the movie Marvel will release six four-minute shorts. One of them will introduce Gwen Stacy as Ghost Spider.
In a statement from the company, Amanat said that the project is “unlike anything we’ve done before — from featuring the rising and fan-favorite stars of the Marvel Universe to a visually distinct animation style, this is a groundbreaking animated event. It’s an action-packed adventure, full of comedy, heart and powerful messages for every kind of Marvel fan.”
Marvel hasn’t announced where the movie will premiere but we will be keeping our eyes peeled.