Gay X-Men Hero Gets Married in Upcoming Comic

One of the first openly gay comic book super heroes will officially get married to his boyfriend in an upcoming issue of “Astonishing X-Men.”

Northstar, who first appeared in 1979, will marry his boyfriend Kyle in an issue that hits stores in June. The event will mark the first gay marriage involving a Marvel superhero, Coombook.com reported. The website also says that Northstar first came out in a 1992 issue.

Last week, Marvel strongly hinted that a X-Men wedding would soon take place by sending out “Save the Date” notices via email. Full story here!