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Lets Talk About the Women of Black Panther the Strength and Heart of Wakanda

Let's Talk About the Women of Black Panther, the Strength and Heart of Wakanda

I can only imagine what POCs who see this film will feel, I was sure happy to see my sex presented in such a monumental way, but infinitely more important for my friends with a different skin color than mine.[caption id="attachment_792778" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Women of Wakanda[/caption]T'Challa is nothing without the women in his life[...]

5 Days of Black Panther Day 4: Black Panther Fends Off the Secret Invasion

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 4: Black Panther Fends Off the Secret Invasion

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Another memorable moment in the history of Black Panther is his participation in the Secret Invasion story by Marvel. This will also be recounted through the surprisingly thin three issues collected by Marvel's Black Panther: Secret Invasion collection. Secret Invasion was the Marvel crossover which followed shortly after Civil War. The Avengers discover […]

5 Days of Black Panther Day 2: Christopher Priests Black Panther #1-12

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 2: Christopher Priest's Black Panther #1-12

He's an old traditionalist who also happens to be built like a tank.This was also the first appearance of the now-legendary Dora Milaje, the woman-warriors who work directly under T'Challa The were "brides-to-be" in their initial appearance T'Challa kept them around as protectors and to keep two rival factions at bay They were awesome ass-kickers[...]

5 Days of Black Panther Day 1: Volume 1 of the Jack Kirby Series

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 1: Volume 1 of the Jack Kirby Series

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] To continue this exploration through the Black Panther mythos, we are going to revisit the wonderfully wild Jack Kirby series from 1977. I actually covered this one some time back, and, while many of my opinions remain unchanged, some of my views have altered with time. The plot to this collection centers around […]

5 Days of Black Panther Day 1: Looking Back at TChallas First Appearance

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 1: Looking Back at T'Challa's First Appearance

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] To celebrate Black Panther coming out this week and T'Challa being so frigging awesome in general, I will be giving you Five Days of Black Panther to build up to the film's release. Each day, I will be covering a different era and creative team of Black Panther (today will be covering two, […]

Black Panther: Breaking Down the Royal Family Tree

Black Panther: Breaking Down the Royal Family Tree

The Black Panther is T'Challa, king and protector of the fictional African nation of Wakanda It is the home to the world's supply of vibranium, a rare metal used to make Captain America's shield and considered very valuable.Black Panther (Boseman) was first introduced into the MCU in Captain America: Civil War, where the Winter Soldier[...]

Black Panther Gets a Hot Toys Release Fit For a King

Black Panther Gets a Hot Toys Release Fit For a King

Black Panther has a wonderful Hot Toys release now up for preorder. The figure will ship in early 2019 and retail for $259. You are going to want to place and order now. Especially once you see the pictures and lay eyes on what they have done with this one. "What happens now determines what […]

Black Panther Puma Exclusive Shoes and Apparel Coming to BAIT Saturday

Black Panther Puma Exclusive Shoes and Apparel Coming to BAIT Saturday

Black Panther fever is gripping the world as we all eagerly await its release next week. To tide us over, BAIT is releasing two new shoes in association with Puma and Marvel this Saturday, February 10th. Ultra-limited, if you do not live near a BAIT boutique, you can enter in a raffle for a chance […]


Black Panther Coming in Fall from Mezcos One:12 Collective

Black Panther Coming in Fall from Mezco's One:12 Collective

Shipping in the fall, this version of T'Challa will be based on his look from the film coming out on February 16th Like all of their figures, they come with tons of articulation, accessories, cloth outfits, and a collectors box for you MOC collectors It will retail for $80, and is up for preorder now[...]

Black Panther Soundtrack Drops February 9th Features Kendrick Lamar Future and More

Black Panther Soundtrack Drops February 9th, Features Kendrick Lamar, Future, and More

The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar – "Pray for Me"On top of revealing the songs, he also revealed the album's cover: a badass shot of  T'Challa's iconic neckline with no text.https://twitter.com/kendricklamar/status/958788331420069888The premiere was held Monday to great fanfare, and the first reactions have been overwhelmingly positive The figures are in stores now and are exceptional[...]

Black Panther #169 Review: Dont Mess with the Dora Milaje

Black Panther #169 Review: Don't Mess with the Dora Milaje

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Klaw, Ezekiel Stane, Doctor Faustus, and Zenzi are working to bring back the Klaw's sister in a living sound form. They're using Ayo for the process somehow, and Aneka is being taken into a holding cell. The Black Panther is elsewhere fighting some of the Klaw's invading monsters, so all should be […]

Black Panther Figures Should All Be This Cool: Looking at the New Walmart Exclusive

Black Panther Figures Should All Be This Cool: Looking at the New Walmart Exclusive

The description on the back of the box reads: T'Challa wears a glowing suit made with Vibranium technology as the warrior hero Black Panther. [gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="774865,774866,774872,774869"]The figure itself is a comic-based look for Black Panther, with the energy suit from the current run of comics It has quite the striking look to it[...]

Black Panther Marvel Legends Hit the Mark&#8230 for the Most Part

Black Panther Marvel Legends Hit the Mark… for the Most Part

Black Panther hits theaters in less than a month, but right now you can get your hands on T'Challa and others from the film in the latest wave of Marvel Legends Hitting shelves now, the newest wave of figures features a mix of film-based figures and comic-related ones, as usual No wave of figures is[...]

Rise of the Black Panther #1 Review: Reading the Entry on the Wiki

Rise of the Black Panther #1 Review: Reading the Entry on the Wiki

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We are shown the first encounter between the outside world and Wakanda: the meeting between Captain America and King Azzuri during World War II. The two came to trust one another, and Azzuri gave the Captain the Vibranium chunk that would later become is iconic shield. After this, we are shown much of […]

Black Panther #168: The Plot is Becoming Unwieldy

Black Panther #168: The Plot is Becoming Unwieldy

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Jabari-Lands plead with the Queen Mother to allow them to rescue the Midnight Angels, Ayo and Aneka, from the clutches of Azania. The Queen Mother turns her down, saying that Wakanda cannot risk open conflict with their troublesome neighbors. Meanwhile, Black Panther, Shuri, Thunderball, Zawavari, and Manifold continue to track the rifts […]

Check Out These 7 Stunning New Black Panther Posters

Check Out These 7 Stunning New 'Black Panther' Posters

Next up on the MCU slate is Black Panther, the solo story of the Wakandan prince-turned King we first met in Captain America: Civil War.  The amount of excitement around this film is just unreal, and we can't wait to experience what director Ryan Coogler (Fruitvale, Creed) has created.Today, Marvel (and the cast) released 7 new posters,[...]

New Black Panther Poster Spotlights TChallas Allies Enemies

New 'Black Panther' Poster Spotlights T'Challa's Allies, Enemies

If there's one thing that the trailer for Marvel Studios' Black Panther shows us, it's that a revolution is bigger than any one man; and in the newly released poster, we're introduced to those who will stand by King T'Challa's/Black Panther's side for the sake of Wakanda...and those who will do whatever it takes to tear[...]

Black Panther: New Trailer Takes The Wakandan Revolution Global

'Black Panther': New Trailer Takes The Wakandan Revolution Global

The Marvel Universe is about to learn in a very big way that the "quiet, friendly" African nation of Wakanda is a global (and universal) force to be reckoned with; and as the newest trailer for Marvel Studios' Black Panther makes clear, King T'Challa's/Black Panther's revolution isn't going to be televised...it's going live!https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=xjDjIWPwcPUFollowing-up on where[...]

Marvel Legacy Black Panther #166 Review: The Sound Of The Klaw

Marvel Legacy Black Panther #166 Review: The Sound Of The Klaw

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Klaw takes the stage as we discover his part in the chaos in Wakanda. We see what has been going on in Ulysses Klaw's headspace and why he is here working alongside Zeke Stane, Doctor Faustus, and Zenzi the Revealer. Ta-Nehisi Coates lays out his version of the Klaw here. It is […]