Shadowman #1 Preview

The next epic expansion of the Valiant Universe starts this November in a new ongoing series by comics superstar Patrick Zircher (Captain America, Thor: Ages of Thunder) and Harvey Award nominee Justin Jordan (The Strange Talent of Luther Strode, Team 7)! There’s a million dreams in the Big Easy. But now its worst nightmare is…

DC Announces New JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA

Launching in 2013, DC Comics will publish a new ongoing comic book series, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA, written by Geoff Johns and drawn by David Finch. The highly controversial Arab American gun wielding Green Lantern Baz will also be on this team! “This is a very different kind of team book,” says Geoff Johns. “On…

GREEN LANTERN: NEW GUARDIANS #12 Review

Green Lantern: New Guardians #12 Review The RING THIEF – unmasked! The NEW GUARDIANS vs. LARFLEEZE! The final judgment of INVICTUS!   Summary Kyle confronts Sayd about why she sent the rings to him to form their group. While they quibble about the “how’s” ad “why’s” of it all Invictus ship has entered the orbit…

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Idris Elba’s Heimdall To Have Expanded Role In Thor 2

Recent Thor 2 news has introduced us to Kurse played by actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje but not to be forgotten Idris Elba says his role as Heimdall will be expanded in the upcoming film. :) “In the new film we’re going to get to know Heimdall the Asgardian a bit better, and we’re going to get…

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Gryphon (Character)

Publisher: Insane Entertainment & Ka-Blam Entertainment Created by: Ewart Da-Souza & Will Scott Real Name: Zell Armstrong First Appearance: War of the Gods #1, 2010 Nationality: African-American Team Affiliation: U.S. Navy SEALs (formerly) Legal Status: U.S. Citizen and Military Veteran with No Criminal Record Height: 5’11”               Weight: 195 lbs. Eyes: Brown               Hair: Blonde Relatives: Father…

Black Panther #39 Review

It’s Black Panther vs. Iron Fist in ‘Nuff Said combat! The karate king of K’un L’un is back, but he’s not quite the Iron Fist you remember! Black Panther battles a murderously unhinged Danny Rand while time runs out for Everett K. Ross and, quite possibly, the world! It’s super silent fisticuffs between two of…

Black Panther #38 Review

Black Panther heads back to New York City just in time to help Everrett K. Ross with his recent problems. But will T’Challa be able to return his friend to his true form… or will Ross be stuck as he is forever? And what does this have to do with the ancient and deadly menace…

Brotherman: Dictator of Discipline Vol.1-3

Born from the fire of his father and the passion of his mother, Antonio Valor, forged a commitment to bringing a new justice to Big City. Brotherman: Dictator of Discipline is the continuing story of a man drawn deeper into the darkness to bring light to those who have lost all hope. Armed only with…

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T.J. Combo

  Created by: Rareware 1st appearance: Killer Instinct, October 1994 Species: Earthling Team Affiliations: None Legal Status: Unknown Weight: 220 lb            Height: 6’1 Eyes: Brown                 Hair: Black Relatives: Parents (deceased), three unnamed siblings. Skills and Abilities: World class boxer and street fighter. Powers: T.J has peak human strength enhanced…

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Judd Winick leaves Batwing and DC Comics

Hot off the heels of Rob Liefeld and Grant Morison’s departure from DC Comics comes this devastating news that Batwing scribe and long time writer Judd Winick is also packing his bags and leaving the company. Are more writers calling it quits too? Only time will tell but if Rob is to be believed things…

Shadowman #1- The Sketches

As we gear up for the return of Shadowman no doubt more than a few of you have been wondering who are Patrick Zircher and Justin Jordan? Tonight we shed some light on Patrick Zircher a man who’s talent you can’t hep but take notice off. I’m also including his gorgeous art in it’s plain…

X-men: The Hidden Years #6 and #7 Review

X-men: The Hidden Years #6 Review Think the X-Men met Storm in GIANT-SIZE X-MEN #1? Think again! Find out how the group, reunited at last after their Savage Land adventure, first encountered their future teammate as they face Deluge, the mutant weather master! Summary Beast wakes up in an African Village under the command of…

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Rob Liefeld Leaves DC Comics!

Not new news certainly but I was trying to figure out why this was even remotely relevant to us here at black heroes. Turns out longtime scribe and artist Rob Leifeld is no longer at DC Comics. These tweets below have been making the rounds online since last night around the time I posted about…

Voodoo #12 Review

VOODOO and PRIS are ready for the fight of their lives…against each other! Is this the end for VOODOO? Summary Voodoo and Pris face off over the “blue flame”. Voodoo gets taken down by the daemonites of the dead city allowing Pris to grab the blue flame and escape the planet with the Black Razors.…

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Akinnuoye-Agbaje Joins Thor The Dark World

Hot off the press! Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje has joined the cast of Marvel’s “Thor: The Dark World” as one of the lead villains, playing the dual roles of Algrim the Strong and Kurse. In the comicbooks, Algrim the Strong was the most powerful of a race of Dark Elves, who is coerced by Malekith to fight…

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Truth: Red, White, and Black #6 Review

Summary  Captain America is at the Lompac Federal Prison in California. He has come to visit a recent arrestee; one from his past; one with answers to long hidden questions. The person is the former Lieutenant Merritt, now a hardened criminal, and in federal prison for a laundry list of charges from domestic terrorism to…

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Sabre (Character)

Created by:  Jim Lee and Brandon Choi Publisher: Wildstorm 1st appearance: Stormwatch: Post Human Division #23(November, 2009) Nationality: Alien Team Affiliations: Knights of Khera Legal Status: Unknown Height: 6’             Weight: 230 lbs Eyes: Brown               Hair: Green Relatives: Unknown Skills and abilities: Exceptionally skilled fighter. Powers: His race is stronger, faster and more long lived than the…

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Darkwing (Character)

Created by:  Robert Kirkman 1st appearance: Invincible #21, 2005 Real Name: Unknown Nationality: American Team Affiliations: None Legal Status: Unknown Height:  5’11             Weight: 215 lbs. Eyes: Brown             Hair: Black Relatives: Unknown Skills and abilities: Skilled hand to hand combatant. Powers: Darkwing possesses the ability to access an alternate dimension called the “shadowverse” which links…

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Ayme

Created by: Monolith Soft 1st appearance: Baten Kaios: Eternal Wings and the Lost Ocean, 2003 Species: Earthling Team Affiliations: Chaotic Trio Legal Status: High ranking officer in the Alfard military. Weight: Unknown            Height: Unknown Eyes: Brown                    Hair: Pink Relatives: Unknown Skills and Abilities: Skilled fighter. Powers: She is…

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Iman

Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid (born July 25, 1955), professionally known as Iman (which means “faith” in Arabic), is a Somali fashion model, actress and entrepreneur. A pioneer in the field of ethnic cosmetics, she is also noted for her charitable work and being married to glam rocker David Bowie.

Avengers vs X-men #10 Review

Time is running out as the Avengers are cornered in their last stronghold! But the stakes change when Hope and the Scarlet Witch join forces! Why?! How?! Summary Scott comes to Kun Lun to demand that Hope return with him. She refuses and the Avengers and the Thunderer recruit a young Sho Lou the undying…

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Velena (Character)

Real Name: Sara Serini Created by: Brandon Choi, Jim Lee and Scott Williams 1st appearance: Gen13 #6, (November 1995) Nationality: Italian Team Affiliations: Order of the Cross, The Centurians Weight: 125 lbs    Height: 5’7 Eyes: brown           Hair: bald Known Relatives: Unknown Skills and Abilities: Trained hand to hand combatant. Powers: Velena…