Created by: Joe Kelly, Doug Mahnke 1st appearance: Action Comics #775 Nationality: American Real Name: Nathan Craig James Aliases: Coldcast Occupation: Adventurer Team Affiliations: The Elite, Justice League Elite Eyes: Brown Hair: Black Relatives: unnamed mother, Christopher (brother, deceased) Skills and abilities: Skilled street fighter Powers: Coldcast has the power of…
Endowed with superhuman strength, endurance, durability, resistance to injury, stamina, vigor,superhuman regeneration and the ability to manipulate the his molecules in order to increase his density. He is STAMPEDE! Member Team Genesis and 2015’s newest Indy Black Superhero!
Gerald was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and lived the majority of his youth in Penns Grove, New Jersey. His mother was a homemaker and his father worked for Premco Pharmaceuticals as the Senior Director of Quality Assurance and Compliance. He was the couple’s only child. At the age of 15, his powers started to manifest themselves. At 17, government agents appeared…
Meet ERU/IBERU meaning fear, from indy publisher the comic republic created by Tobe Max Ezeogu STRAIGHT OUT OF MOTHER AFRICA! Believe it!
“Daughter of the Mountain,” Oshun is the Sacred Harlot. She is the queen of the performing arts and the sacred drum is Her womb. She is the golden lady; all jewelry belongs to Her. She is the coquette; the new moon is Her mirror. She is sweetness and light, all the things that make your life worth living. When the doctor fails, Oshun heals with cool water. She cures barrenness, troubled wombs, and difficult problems in pregnancy and sexually. The party will start as soon as Oshun arrives!
Meet EXO a reckless and impatient new Indy superhero from YouNeek Studios!? Check it!
Meet KWEZI which means ‘star’ in Xhosa and Zulu; a one of a kind authentic superhero that truly represents the youth of South Africa!? Check IT!?
Meet ANWEN BAKIAN, the protagonist of secret Wars Infinity Gauntlet and a member of the star spanning all powerful Nova Corps! Believe it!?
Meet Jellybean Turner, an unusual young woman with extraordinary powers from writer NorViance Henry and publisher UrbanGod Ink! Check it!?
Eshu is Elleggua is Elegba the divine trickster-linguist, the chief engineer of the Da force and master of the nommo. That which is chaotic, absurd, unpredictable, and impossible is attributed to Elleggua. He is the personal messenger of destiny. All ceremonies begin and end with Him. Elleggua lives at the center of the crossroads. He has the ability to travel the Crossroads. This means that no door is closed to him whether the door is physical, digital, or spiritual. He can travel any distance, in any realm! Check it!?
Meet Nigel Higgins, AKA Outlaw, THE BLACK PUNISHER! Believe it!?
Fallon Grey is a sixteen year old girl from rural Oregon. Nominated for Prom Queen, Captain of the debate team, most popular girl in her class. But there is another side to Fallon. A feeling like there’s something more inside of her. When terror strikes her small town, she’ll find out just how right she was. As fearsome supernatural forces hunt Fallon, she’ll come face to face with something even more shocking than the monsters on her tail. Eric Brooks…Blade…her father?!
Meet SHANGO! Often called the God of masculinity and the Spirit of Mankind. In the folklore of the Yoruba, Shango and Oya fight together. They are the thunder and lightning during a storm. He is the beloved son, sacrificed and reclaimed. He is warmth of the flame, the sacred, the spark of the human spirit. Shango is social organization, government, and justice. Shango is courage, vigor, and physical strength personified!
A respected businessman and philanthropist with connections and understandings of the criminal world, taking the guise of a spectral underworld kingpin, Solomon Moor has gathered the power of fear as his greatest weapon against the underworld element that he functions within….he is THE BLACK ROSE!
Meet MOON GIRL a young inspector-like gadget genius teamed with DEVIL DINOSAUR?! It’s Marvel Comic’s newest black superhero! Check it!!
Born to a middle-class working family; Angelica was the known stand out “smart-girl” of her community. She excelled to academic and athletic success, but aspirations are halted as she and her family becomes victims of the criminal element. Using the rage from the event as her driving force, Angelica succeeds in forging her mind and body into a cutting edge weapon against the scourge that changed her.
Baal-Hadad is a lightning and rain god, representing fertility. Hadad is a god comparable to the Greek Zeus or Roman Jupiter; he rules heaven and has the power of thunder and lightning! His Wicked and the Divine incarnation is broadly modeled on Kanye West, is furiously egotistical, and is playing up to his designation as “lord of all”!?
Meet OBATALA the supreme deity of the Yoruba pantheon, the androgynous creator. She is envisioned as an ancient wo/man dressed in luminous white cloth and having lustrous white hair. It is Obatala who shapes the child in the womb, and who is the highest deity concerned with the affairs of humans. Obatala is considered to be most benevolent, most wise, and infinitely powerful of the gods!? Check it!!
The Dragonslayer! The Wild Man in the woods. Ogun clears the forest. He is the Architect, the Builder of Civilizations. Ogun is the Father of Technology; He is the blacksmith, the toolmaker, and a tireless worker. Ogun carries the weight of the world on his shoulders!?
Meet OYA-YANSA the Queen of the Winds of Change. Many people fear her because she brings about sudden structural change in people and things. Oya does not just rearrange the furniture in the house — She knocks the building to the ground and blows away the floor tiles. She is the Mother of the Mind. She can impart genius, restore memory, or slap you with insanity. Check it!
Meet LAURA,The living reincarnation of the formidable, venerable majestic princess of the underworld PERSEPHONE!! Believe it!?
Meet JOE MANNING, a janitor exposed to hazardous chemicals who was transformed into the reluctant hero called Rock. After his marriage dissolved, he became homeless and banded together with other homeless freaks, until SAVAGE DRAGON recruited him and his team into the Special Operations Strikeforce!? Check it!
WATSON & HOLMES is a modern urban take on the tales of “Sherlock Holmes” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Re-envisioning Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson as African Americans and taking place in New York City’s famous Harlem district, the stories can go in fresh and new directions never traveled before. Check it?
Meet Eve Bakian, the matriarch of the star spanning ultra powerful NOVA FAMILY, the bane of Thanos the mad Titan and the breakout stars of Marvel’s 2015 Epic SECRET WARS!? Believe it!
Publisher: Marvel Comics Alias: Nova Created by: Gerry Dugan and Dustin Weaver 1st appearance: The Infinity Gauntlet #1, 2015 Nationality: Unknown Team Affiliations: The Nova Corps Legal Status: Unknown Height: 6’1 Weight: 220 lbs Eyes: Brown Hair: Black Relatives: Unnamed Mother (Deceased), Grandpa Bakian (Father in Law, Deceased), Eve Bakian (Wife), Fayne Bakian…