Green Lantern: New Guardians #1 Review

Summary In the past Ganthet digs himself out of the bodies of the deceased Guardians of the Universe. He creates a power ring and goes to earth where he bestows it on artist Kyle Rayner of earth and is impressed at how quickly he can use it. In the present a Sinestro corp member is…

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Bling (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Peter Milligan and Salvador Larroca 1st appearance: X-Men, vol. 2 #171 Real Name: Roxanne Washington Nationality: United States Team Affiliations: X-men Legal Status: U.S citizen with no criminal record Height: 5’8                     Weight: 130 lbs Eyes: Brown                    Hair: Black Relatives: Roy “Daddy Libido” Washington…

Wolverine and the X-men: New details

Fresh off the press comes new details of Wolverine’s X-men team post X-men schism.Our first image is a standard teaser with a few exceptions not seen in the full team reveal a few weeks back there’s a blonde woman beside Idie is a mystery…speculation runs high this is husk from generation-x, you know sister to…

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Cipher (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Marc Guggenheim and Rafa Sandoval  1st appearance: Young X-men #8, 2009 Real Name: Alisa Tager Nationality:  Unknown Team Affiliations: X-men, Young X-men Legal Status: Uknown Height: 5’7                     Weight: 120 lbs Eyes: Brown                    Hair: Black Relatives: Unknown Skills and abilities: Trained in unarmed combat…

Houngan Supreme-Lord of the Loa

The Houngan are empowered by and worship the Vodu/African Gods Background The Mantle of the Lord of the Loa originated sometime after slavery began in the Caribbean. Slaves brought the worship of the Vodu gods with them and all it’s trappings.  Over time their handlers mistook Vodu for the french “Vaudois” a french catholic heresy…

Black Panther #54 Review

Summary Casper visits his Dad in the hospital after he was beat up. He then gets a ride with T’challa and one of the Dora Milaje. On the way he lusts after the Dora and Laments his relationship. Elsewhere Sal meets with a rep of the 66 bridges ad eyes Tork as the person impersonating…

BLACK PANTHER: THE MOST DANGEROUS MAN ALIVE #526 & #527

Written by David Liss Penciled by Shawn Martinbrough & Michael Avon Oeming Covers by Francesco Francavilla The war with the Kingpin heats up – with two issues hitting this month! Lady Bullseye and Typhoid Mary are out to kill T’Challa…time to call in Falcon and Luke Cage! The former King of Wakanda and the former…

Black Panther Man Without Fear-Sales

Black Panther Man Without Fear #513                  33100 Black Panther Man Without Fear #514                   27,474 Black Panther Man Without Fear #515                   24,556 Black Panther Man Without Fear #516                    23,987 Black Panther Man Without Fear #517                   23,120 Black Panther Man Without Fear #518                    20,906 Black Panther Man Without…

X-men Regenisis #1 Preview

X-MEN: REGENESIS #1 From the previews (found below) a few tings are clear especially in light of the big reveal of who will be following cyclops and Wolverine in the new Status-Quo of the X-men line of books. First up is fan favorite couple Colossus and Shadowcat will be splitting up preventing the all elusive…

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Voodoo (Clone)

Created by:  Ron Marz and Sami Basri based on the original created by Jim Lee and Brandon Choi 1st appearance: Voodoo #1, 2011 Nationality: American Team Affiliations: None Legal Status: Wanted fugitive in the United States Height: 5’10              Weight: 130 lbs Eyes: Brown             Hair: Black Relatives:  Priscilla Kitaen (Genetic template/twin) Skills and abilities: Trained by the…

Spider-man Edge of Time gets Ultimate!

Hot on the heels of Miles Morales debut in the record breaking Ultimate Spider-man #1 comes news of the inclusion of Miles super sexy slick Black and red costume being included in activation’s upcoming Spider-Man: Edge of Time. Spider-Man: Edge of Time is an action-packed adventure set in two connected and constantly evolving timelines, from…

X-men Schism #4

X-men: Schism #4 Review

The events of Schism #1 have launched the world into turmoil, and the all-new Hellfire Club is ready to take advantage of the chaos. But when the survival of the mutant race is on the line, just how far will the X-Men go? Once a line is crossed, there’s no going back. The event that…

Black Panther: Man without Fear #522 Review

Summary As fear reigns outside T’challa and Foggy are trapped in a jail cell with thugs. T’challa‘s quickly dispatches them before they make bail. The American Panther remembers  his past and being literally “consumed” by hate monger. T’challa attacks their headquarters plays possum and when the lights go out, he attacks. The Good Cover- Striking…

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Starboy (Character)

Publisher: DC Comics Created by:Mark Waid and Barry Kitson 1st appearance:Teen Titans/Legion Special #1 (November, 2004) Real Name: Thom Kallor Team Affiliations: Legion of Superheroes Legal Status: Xanthu with no criminal record Height: 5’9              Weight: 160 lbs Eyes: Brown                   Hair: Black Relatives: Unknown Powers: He has the power to increase the mass of…

Black Panther vol.4 sales figures

02/09 Black Panther #1 – 46,691 03/09 Black Panther #2 – 33,755 04/09 Black Panther #3 – 33,356 05/09 Black Panther #4 – 30,984 06/09 Black Panther #5 – 29,762 07/09 Black Panther #6 – 29,727 08/09 Black Panther #7 – 27,619 09/09 Black Panther #8 – 23,020 10/09 Black Panther #9 – 20,346 11/09…

Prowler (Ultimate)

Prowler (Ultimate)

Created by: Brian Michael Bendis and Sara Pichelli First Appearance: Ultimate Spider-Man #1, 2011 Nationality: American Team Affiliations: Unknown Alias: Uncle Aaron, cat burglar Legal Status: Unknown Weight: 180 lbs    Height: 5’11 Eyes: Brown      Hair: Black  Relatives: Unnamed parents (status unknown), Jefferson (brother), Rio Morales (Sister in law), Miles Morales/Spider-Man (Nephew) Skills and…

Fear Itself: The Fearless #1 Teaser

FEAR ITSELF: THE FEARLESS #1 (AUG110582) Written by MATT FRACTION, CULLEN BUNN, & CHRIS YOST Art by MARK BAGLEY & PAUL PELLETIER Cover by ARTHUR ADAMS Variant Cover by RYAN STEGMAN FOC – 9/26/11, ON SALE – 10/19/11 (Lets hope Storm isn’t the brain dead variety in this book)

Miles Morales Breaks Records!

As expected Ultimate Spider-man #1 which saw Miles Morales debut as the new webslinger of Marvel Comics, Ultimate line Debuted to much fanfare, critical acclaim and record breaking Sales! Availability on digital platforms same day as print has lead to the highest charting first day digital sales in comic book history! Bendis had this to…

X-men Regenisis: Team Details

Ive been lamenting for awhile whether I should report or even mention this since the x-men has been the most contrived and token place for black characters in the marvel universe in recent years. Despite strong characters like Storm, Cecelia Reyes and Gentle all have gone decidedly under the radar and when used……just plain terribly.…

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Prowler (Character)

Publisher: Marvel Comics Created by: Stan Lee and John Buscema First Appearance: The Amazing Spider-Man #78, 1969 Real Name: Hobie Brown Nationality: American Team Affiliations: none Alias: Aaron Brown, Hobie Brown, Aaron Hobie Brown, cat burglar Legal Status: U.S citizen with criminal record. Weight: 180 lbs    Height: 5’11 Eyes: Brown      Hair: Black  Relatives: Unnamed…

Ultimate Spider-man #1 Review

Summary In the past Norman Osborn reveals how spider-man got his powers to a scientist who’s task is to recreate the spider which bit Peter Parker and gave him his powers. Spider 42 is  seen. In the present  Osborn is finished and oscorp is shut down. A man breaks in and steals a red box…

Static! Now with even more shock!? John Rozum is out!?

In what can only be described as….sheer madness, John Rozum who c0-wrote the thoroughly enjoyable Static shock reboot (read the review here) has announced his departure from the title starring virgil Hawkins see details from Rozum’s facebook feed. Thanks to Komplicated for the screencap [Source: Facebook]   :( Sadness is not the word for what…

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Buck Wild (Character)

Publisher: Milestone Media Created by: Dwayne McDuffie First Appearance: Icon#13, 1994 Real name: Rufus T. Wild Nationality: American Team Affiliations: Icon and Rocket II Alias: Mercenary Man, Buck Goliath, Jim Crow, Buck Lightning, Icon II, Buck Voodoo Legal Status: U.S citizen with criminal record. Weight: 320 lbs    Height: 6’4 Eyes: Dark black      Hair: Black…