Originally, the idea of dressing up in costumes for Halloween is to scare away supernatural or folkloric beings, but it has since evolved to, well, anything goes. As far as children goes, it is about cuteness and the ability to grab sweet treats. Add a dash of today’s need for political correctness, you have the Internet praising children’s costumes inspired by two super heroines of color: Kamala Khan, the Marvel’s first Muslim character whose alter ego is Ms. Marvel (whose superpower is “polymorph”) and the genius Shuri from Black Panther movie. Continue reading Praises For Shuri And Ms. Marvel Kid’s Costumes And Wasp’s Sexual Costume
Looking to complete your Black Panther collection? Well, then the 1/6th scale collectible figure of Shuri from the Black Panther and the 1/6th Wakanda Throne, both from Hot Toys, are definitely two collectibles you want in your possession. The Shuri collectible figure likeness to the actress, Letitia Wright, is incredible and the throne completes King T’Challa’s setup. Continue reading Hot Toys Black Panther Shuri, Wakanda Throne And More
FIFA World Cup is all the rage now. Well, at least it is in the rest of the world outside of the U.S., Australia and New Zealand. Soccer is a huge thing in UK, Europe, South America, Asia, and in Africa. Speaking of Africa, have you ever thought that what if the fictional Africa country of Wakanda did take part in the FIFA World Cup and what their soccer jerseys will look like? TBH, I don’t, but one graphic designer/illustrator by the name of Mark Yesilevskiy did. Continue reading Designer Imagines Wakanda’s World Cup Soccer Team Jerseys
Well, it looks like Black Panther influence has gone beyond box office. Muslims in Singapore prepping for Eid al-Fitr, or Hari Raya Puasa as it is called in Malaysia and Singapore, have been snapping up Black Panther-inspired Baju Melayu outfits. For the uninitiated, Baju Melayu is a traditional cultural clothing typically worn on Hari Raya and as it turns out King T’Challa’s outfit as seen in the Marvel blockbuster movie happens to look the part of the traditional Baju Melayu. Continue reading The Influence Of Wakanda Extends To Hari Raya With T’Challa Outfits
Now, this is something that I won’t be able to get out of my head for a long, long time. If you have not heard, recently there was a meme of sort going on relating to the Marvel Avengers: Infinity War. Don’t worry. There’s no spoiler here. What you about to hear is already in the trailer. In one of the trailers, you can hear Black Panther, AKA T’Challa, leading Wakanda into the battle with Thanos cronies. During which he led the troops in chanting “Yibambe,” a war cry in one of the 11 official languages of South Africa, prior to an epic clash between humanity and aliens. Continue reading Unofficial Nippon Paint Parody Of Infinity War Is Absolutely Hilarious!
Here’s something you can’t buy, but we are going let you in on it anyhow. What see here is a Black Panther Cast-Only Bespoke Emmanuel Jacket based on Michael B. Jordan’s custom “Killmonger” example. I have no idea if you will be able to score this Fear of God and Marvel Studios collaborative piece. but what I do know is, it was auctioned off by Charity Buzz for 1,500 bucks after the New York Fashion Week’s Welcome to Wakanda event. So, yeah. It has been spoken. Continue reading Fear of God x Marvel Black Panther Cast-only Jacket Auctioned Off
Over the weekend, Marvel’s Jesse Falcon made an announcement that should have Marvel/Black Panther fans very excited. Falcon revealed the Marvel Legends 12-inch Black Panther Action Figure at the D23 Expo. Now, the thing is, this action figure is from toy maker Hasbro and so, one should not expect a boat load of details like you would get from collectibles from Hot Toys and the likes. Despite that being the case, the first images seem to point to quite a reasonable amount of details. Based on the upcoming Black Panther solo movie starring Chadwick Boseman as the T’ChallaBlack Panther, the toy version the king and protector of Wakanda is showed garbed in his vibranium-weave suit complete with the menacing retractable claws, locked and loaded. Continue reading Hasbro Unveiled 12-inch Marvel Legends Series Black Panther Figure