The Heart Shaped Herb

First Appearance: Black Panther’s Prey #2, June 1st 1991 Location This special plant grows only in Wakanda specifically on Mount Kanda in a section called “the Valley of the Panther”. What it does The Heart Shaped herb has been described as a natural “super soldier serum” enhancing all of ones physical attributes to above peak…

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Sh’ri- Black Panther (Character)

Created by: Jeff Parker and Salvador “Salva” Espin 1st appearance: Exiles #6, 2009 Nationality: Wakandan Relatives:[Paternal] T’Challa/Black Panther (Father), Azzari the Wise (Great grandfather), S’yan (Uncle), T’chaka (Grandfather), Shuri (Aunt), White Wolf (adopted Uncle), Jakara (Uncle),  T’shan (Cousin), Bashenga (Ancestor) [Maternal] Storm (Mother), Ashake (ancestor, deceased), Mr. Munroe ( Great grandfather), Harriet Munroe (Great grandmother), unidentified…

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Sky Panther (Character)

Created by: Christos N. Gage and Tom Raney 1st appearance: Avengers Academy #12, 2011 Nationality: Wakandan Relatives:[Paternal] T’Challa/Black Panther (Father), Azzari the Wise (Great grandfather), S’yan (Uncle), T’chaka (Grandfather), Shuri (Aunt), White Wolf (adopted Uncle), Jakara (Uncle),  T’shan (Cousin), Bashenga (Ancestor) [Maternal] Storm (Mother), Ashake (ancestor, deceased), Mr. Munroe ( Great grandfather), Harriet Munroe (Great grandmother), unidentified…

Avengers Movie Trailer and pics!!!

What could be more lovely and heart warming than the high quality Teaser trailer for Joss Whedon’s 2012 epic “The Avengers”  found at the end of the Captain America Movie? NOTHING I SAY! NOTHING! Even after the Stolen Script incident I can’t wait to see the Nick Fury Assemblage come next year! Get excited with…

Why? A Tale of Black Panther Comics

As I sit here waiting for the next issue of Black Panther Most Dangerous man Alive, despite the shoddy false advertising which threw me for a loop recently (Black Panther Man without fear #517), I got to thinking   Why is Marvel still trying with the Black Panther?! I hear allot of bitching and moaning…

Spark-Flow Studies

Spark-Flow Studios is a black owned film and animation production studio in the greater Washington DC area. When I saw their animations I knew you guys would get a kick out of it! :)

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Power Man (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Fred Van Lente and Mahmud A. Asrar 1st appearance: Shadowland: Power Man #1, (2010) Nationality: American Team Affiliations: None Legal Status: U.S citizen with no criminal record Weight: 160 lbs    Height: 5’9 Eyes: Brown        Hair: Black Relatives: Shades (father, deceased), Maria Alvarez (mother), Skills and abilities: Kun…

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X-men: Schism #2 Review

The X-Men event of the decade starts here! It’s never been a more dangerous time to be a mutant. Even with their numbers at a record low, the world refuses to trust mutant kind…and after a mutant-triggered international incident, anti-mutant hatred hits new heights. Of course it’s at this moment, when the mutant race needs…

SDCC 2011: Misty Knight’s Villains for Hire

What’s the overall feel and tone that you want to convey with “Villains for Hire”? We’d like people to be on the edge of their seats reading this one — it’s the dark mirror to the super-shiny, bright and breezy world of “Heroes for Hire.” Misty’s having to deal with some seriously dangerous people in…

Mystery Men #2 Review

Summary The revenant tries to get the co-operation of the operative in tracking down the general who they suspect killed Alice. They try to leave her sister out of it both men reveal that they know each others identities. The general waits with bated breath for the archeologist to return with his magical artifact but…

SDCC 2011: Cloak and Dagger TV

Last year October we announced that the Cloak and Dagger duo was being tossed around as a potential TV show( Read it here!). Now we get confirmation from the Marvel TV panel at SDCC that the show is now in production phase along with other properties, most notably for Black superhero fans the Jessica Jones…

SDCC 2011: Batwing

Batwing #1 by Judd Winick and Ben Oliver Batwing #2 He is called Massacre, and he brings death. What does the soldier in service of Batman Incorporated do when he’s met his match? When he’s been brought so low and been wounded so badly? What does he do when lost Super Heroes begin turning up…

Avengers Origins: Luke Cage

Avengers Origins: Luke Cage written by Mike Benson & Adam Glass, art by Dalabor Talajic. I’m assuming this will be a modern day retelling of his origins much like the X-men origins line of books. In the meantime read the original which started it all here in Luke Cage: Hero For Hire #1. or learn all…

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Asafa Powell

Asafa Powell (Born November 23rd 1982) is a Jamaican born 100 Meters Sprinter most notable for holding two world records in the 100 meters between June 2005 and May 2008, with times of 9.77 and 9.74 seconds respectively. He’s also famous for breaking the ten second barrier more than any other runner in history, under performing…

SDCC 2011: Green Lantern Corps details

-Written by Peter J. Tomasi with art by Fernando Pasarin and Scott Hanna. The cover to #1 is by Doug Mahnke and Christian Alamy.. -They also let slip that the entities (Including Adara)will be in Peter’s book. -At the Green Lantern Panel it’s announced that Green Lantern Corp will now star Guy Gardner and John…

SDCC 2011: Justice League Panel: New Mr. Terrific Details

At the Justice League Panel this year new details on the upcoming Mr. Terrific series are revealed. -The writer jokes about it being hard to write the third smartest man in the world, because his own IQ isn’t anywhere close to that. -He mentions that the book will have a James Bond influence and a…

SDCC:X-men Panel: Maggot Returns

No you did not read that incorrectly at SDCC this year’s x-men panel; which featured Chris Yost, Majorie Liu, Daniel Way, Rick Remender, and Peter David; when questioned about old school mutants coming back. It was revealed that Maggott everyone’s favorite South African mutant would be making his return…….not favorite you say? Check below for…

SDCC 2011: Justice League Panel:Cyborg Details

Details on Cyborg’s new status-qo in the dc Universe -Cyborg is a founding member of the Justice League. His previous history and whether or not he has any connection to the Teen Titans will be established in JUSTICE LEAGUE. -Johns explains that Cyborg was added into the Justice League because he symbolizes a “truly modern-day”…

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Zawavari (Character)

Created by: Reginald Hudlin and Ken Lashley 1st appearance: Black Panther #3, 2009 Nationality: Wakanda Team Affiliations: none Legal Status: Unknown Height: 5’6              Weight: 150 Eyes: Brown         Hair: Black Relatives: Unnamed parents Skills and abilities: Skilled and has knowledge of magic and ancient wakandan history that no one else does. Powers: Powerful sorcerer born in…

Black Panther vol.3 sales figures

02/05  Black Panther #1 – 50,490 03/05 Black Panther #2 – 47,474 04/05 Black Panther # 3 -44,917 05/05 Black Panther #4 – 40,797 06/05 Black Panther #5 – 37,395 Jul 05 Black Panther #6 – 35,256 ( -5.7%) Aug 05 #7 – 42,905 ( +21.7%) Sep 05 Black Panther #8 – 46,239 ( +7.8%)…

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Kevin- Blue Samurai Ranger (Character)

Name: Kevin First Appearance: February 7, 2011 Actor: Najee De-Tiege Notes: The Fifth African American Blue ranger (1st being Cestro, second TJ, Third Max Cooper and fourth Ethan) Short Biography Devoted and honest Kevin is the second in command of the Power Rangers Samurai team and commands the power of water. He shares the same…

Black Panther Man without fear #520 Review

Summary T’challa is saved by Storm and the two face off with Kraven. He leads them back to the hideout of the doctor where they capture her and convince Kraven to end the hunt. When it’s done Storm and T’challa head back to his apartment. The Good Art- What I wouldn’t pay to switch Francavilla…