That a movie can intelligently reflect big picture racial politics and simultaneously have me turn to my wife mid-battle and squeal “THEY BROUGHT RHINOS” is nothing short of miraculous. Nonetheless, that in a nutshell is Marvel’s Black Panther from director Ryan Coogler, the third straight perfect game in his cinematic ascent (following Fruitvale Station and Creed), and the third straight gem released in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. [Read more…] about Black Panther Review! All The Stars Are Gold
In anticipation of an insanely exciting moment in Marvel Cinematic Universe history, Comic Book Herald has put together the most detailed Marvel comics reading guide imaginable to get you from Black Panther‘s release through to Avengers: Infinity War.
In a lot of comics circles, “continuity” has become a dirty word. At over 60 years young, the connective tissue of a shared Marvel Universe is frequently seen as a tremendous barrier, or a blockade preventing entry and enjoyment of comics. All too often, continuity is something to be managed or avoided. [Read more…] about The Power of Continuity in Black Panther: How History Elevates the Coates Run
Black Panther is without question one of the most compelling heroes in Marvel and Avengers history. From his debut taking on (and defeating!) the entire Fantastic Four on through his modern Kingly battles with the likes of Doctor Doom and Namor, there are a wealth of excellent Black Panther comics to choose from. [Read more…] about 10 Best Entry Points for Black Panther Comics!
It’s been over two years since Marvel’s Black Panther relaunched with the fresh creative team of Ta-Nehesi Coates and Brian Stelfreeze. In that time, McCarther Genius Grant winner Coates and associated creators have crafted Marvel’s most stable and thoughtful All-New All-Different era comic. [Read more…] about I Can Legacy Clearly Now #19 — Black Panther #166: Klaw & The New Gods