Ms Marvel, features Kamala Khan, the first Pakistani muslim superhero from the iconic publisher. Now the company has released the origin story which is set during the PAK-INDO partition era.
The comic features a flashback of Kamala’s parents who are shown to join the largest migration of the world during Pak-India separation in 1947.
Although Ms Marvel as a character has been around for quite sometime, this is the first time the character is portrayed as a muslim. The Pakistani-American muslim superhero has already received a lot of attention and praise from Marvel fans for bringing such diversity to their comics.
The new character along with the comic’s first published issue was released in 2015 where it met with critical acclaim from both fans and critics alike. It even went out to win the best graphics story award at the Hugo Awards.