Icon #5 Review

Summary Rocket laments that her life may have just become a best seller, superhero, expecting a baby, and her Grandmother has found out she’s pregnant and her mother will pretty seen as well. Elsewhere Icon and Blood Syndicate fight and He recognizes that one of their members is an alien like himself stranded on this…

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Batman (Character)

Publisher: DC Comics Created by: Stan Lee and Joe Kubert 1st appearance: Just Imagine Stan Lee with Joe Kubert Creating Batman (September 2001) Real Name: Wayne Williams Nationality: American Legal Status: unknown Team Affiliations: The Justice League Weight: 230 lbs    Height: 6’3 Eyes: Brown           Hair: Black (shaved bald) Relatives: Deceased Skills…

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Brother Voodoo/Laurent (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Unknown 1st appearance: Unknown Alias: Lord of the Loa Nationality: Unknown Team Affiliations: None Legal Status: Pirate and freedom fighter wanted by the British. Weight: 250 lbs    Height: 6’4 Eyes: Brown        Hair: Black and white Relatives: Alexandre (brother, deceased) Skills and abilities: Skilled hand to hand combatant…

After Fear itself Black Panther joins the Avengers!

They say an image is worth a thousand words so I’ll let this new image of the post fear itself Avengers team speak! Thank the heavens The Black Panther will…..after years of operating on his own and recently living in Hell’s Kitchen he will be an Avenger once more! :)

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Vibraxas (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by:  Paul Ryan and Tom DeFalco 1st appearance: Fantastic Four #391, 1994 Real Name: N’kano Nationality: Wakandan Team Affiliations: Fantastic Force Legal Status: Wakandan citizen with no criminal record Height: 5’10”              Weight:175 lbs Eyes: Brown             Hair: Black Relatives: A’Kane (Mother, deceased), Unidentified Father (Deceased), N’Kano (Grandfather) Skills and abilities: Skilled hand to…

New Promo Image for the Avengers Movie!

Directed by Joss Whedon, the anticipated Marvel Studios film stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Clark Gregg, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Tom Hiddleston and Stellan Skarsgård. The movie hits theaters on May 4, 2012. Thanks to Superhero Hype we now have this working cover to an…

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Midnight’s Fire (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Fabian Nicieza and Mark Bagley 1st appearance: The New Warriors #2 (May 1990) Alias: Midnight Fire, Night Thrasher’s rival, Mirror Twin Team Affiliations: New Warriors, Folding Circle Legal Status: U.S citizen with criminal record Height: 6’3              Weight: 220 lbs Eyes: Brown                  Hair: Black Relatives: Michael Chord (father), Silhouette Chord…

Warren Ellis on Blade & Black Panther 2099

Straight from the horses mouth (or fingers as the case may be) come tales of what could have and should have been: I remember being asked to pitch for a mooted BLACK PANTHER 2099 book at Marvel. The book actually never happened at all. I imagine none of the pitches were up to snuff, and…

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Idris Elba

Idrissa Akuna “Idris” Elba  was born September 6th 1972 and is a television, theater, and film actor best known for portraying the highly controversial Norse god Heimdall in the movie Thor and playing John Luther on the BBC show “LUTHER” for which he won a Golden Globe Award.

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Introducing Raw Leiba! The Interview

The Black Panther Movie has been in limbo and the rumor mill for what seems like forever! Wesley Snipes, Djmonn Honsou, adewale akinnuoye-agbaje, Idris Elba, Michael Jai White, so many great actors all rumored or talked about in relation to this enigmatic project. But while the titular character has been talked about it seems like…

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Jazmin Cullen (Character)

Publisher: DC Comics Created by: Tom Peyer, Tom McCraw, and Lee Moder 1st appearance: Legion of Super-Heroes #82, 1996 Code Name: Jazmin Cullen Nationality:  Xanthu Team Affiliations: Legion of Super-Heroes Legal Status: Xanthu citizen with no criminal record Height: 5’8                     Weight: 130 lbs Eyes: Brown                    Hair: Black Relatives:…

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Nubia (Character)

Created by: Robert Kanigher and Don Heck. 1st appearance: Wonder Woman #204 (May 1973) Alias: Sister of Wonder Woman, Black Wonder woman, Princess Nubia, Black Amazon, Nu’Bia, Nubia Guardian of Styx, Guardian of Styx Team Affiliations: The Amazons Legal Status: unknown Height:6’0″                  Weight:150 lbs (64 kg) Eyes: Brown                   Hair: Black Relatives: Hippolyta (Mother), Diana/Wonder woman…

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X-men: Worlds Apart #4 Review

On one hand, her husband. On the other, her teammates. While Storm races to save the lives of the Black Panther and the X-Men, she recognizes a third option: take down the one responsible for making her choose in the first place. And to do it, she just might get some help from an unlikely source…

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Nubia/Wonder woman (Character)

Publisher: DC Comics Created by: Grant Morrison based on the original created by Robert Kanigher and Don Heck. 1st appearance: Final Crisis #7 (March, 2009) Alias: Sister of Wonder Woman, Black Wonder woman, Princess Nubia, Black Amazon, Team Affiliations: The Amazons Legal Status: unknown Height:6’0″                  Weight:150 lbs (64 kg) Eyes: Brown                   Hair: Black Relatives: Hippolyta…

Mortal Kombat: Legacy Episode 9: Cyrax & Sektor

I stopped following this series when it apparently took a break a few months back. But since my favorite ninja cyborg Cyrax makes his debut in this action packed installment and I’m sure quite a few of you haven’t seen it as well, here’s Episode 9! *Learn all about Cyraz the Black Ninja turned Cyborg…

Casting the Black Panther Movie (Part 1)

Who should play the King of Wakanda? That’s a question that keeps popping up in my mind ever since the last bit of speculation came about. It got me thinking,  Christopher Priest fans will want one thing, Hudlin fans another. Those of us who enjoyed both runs want another and the casual fans who never…

Icon #4 Review

Summary Rocket tries to convince herself that she could not possibly be pregnant. She continues doing her heroics then meets up with a friend and they discuss what needs to be done, get a pregnancy test! They go to the store and get one and an embarrassing moment ensues. Icon saves a woman from being…

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James Cullen (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Tom Bierbaum, Mary Bierbaum and David A. Williams 1st appearance: Legion of Super-Heroes #33, 1992 Alias: Kid Quantum Nationality:  Xanthu Team Affiliations: Legion of Super-Heroes Legal Status: Xanthu citizen with criminal record Height: 5’8                     Weight: 150 lbs Eyes: Brown                    Hair: Black Relatives: Unnamed…

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X-men: Worlds Apart #3 Review

From the time she joined the X-Men, Storm has been called upon to fight mutants, aliens, demons and even gods…and she’s triumphed. But how will she fare when she is forced to combat her own husband? It’s the fight you’ve been waiting for: Storm, Queen of Wakanda, against the Black Panther! And with her kingdom and the lives of her teammates, the X-Men, on the line, Storm knows this is one fight she can’t afford to lose…

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X-men: Worlds Apart #2 Review

The game is set. The Black Panther, ruler of Wakanda, is being held captive and the military might of his entire kingdom has been turned on the one person who could free him: his wife and queen, Storm. But if Storm chooses to fight her fellow Wakandans and rescue her husband, she does so at…

Raw Leiba in talks to play Erik Killmonger

Fresh of the press is news of brazillian actor Raw Leiba in talks with Marvel studious to play either Luke Cage or Eric Killmonger in the upcoming Black Panther Movie. This comes straight from Leiba’s publicist who contacted us by mail :) He has a certain dead ringer look for Killmonger BUT how tall is…