The Origin Stories Behind the Villains of Black Panther – Part Two

Written by: Kai Charles The following is part 2 of this series featuring the foes of the Marvel Comics superhero Black Panther. This editorial will focus on MCU villain M'Baku also known as Man-Ape. The inhabitants of Wakanda are not always docile to their leadership. An example of this is the story of Man-Ape. M’Baku / Man-Ape Cinematic...

Review: Secret Weapons Issue 1

Written by Eric Heisserer Art by Raul Allen and Patricia Martin Valiant does an amazing job of showing cause and effect in their universe of books. Secret Weapons is set soon after a major information hack against Toyo Harada’s company releases the names of those who have had their latent powers activated to the public. When the powers proved...

Skip Beat!: The Mother That Nobody Wants, But That We All Need To See And Hear

Are you a "Skip Beat!" fan? Check out how one Black Girl Nerd breaks down the new shift in point of view in the manga and its importance on the representation of women, here on Black Girl Nerds!

Why Image Comics’ Controversies Hurt Me As A Comics Reader

When you think of comic books, most people think of books published by Marvel Comics and DC Comics. Known as "The Big Two", both companies have produced iconic superheroes such as The X-Men and the Justice League. If you want more from comics than superheroes, you have to look at other companies. For me,...

Becky Strikes Again: The A B to Jay-Z Controversy

If someone is writing and profiting from a book based on OUR culture, you better believe we want some Black hands on it. That is why most of this country is so misinformed about Black people and our culture in the first place.

Titan Books Announces San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives

Titan Books is delighted to announce four products, all of which will be available exclusively at San Diego Comic-Con from July 19 – 23 2017. These include books debuting at the show and limited editions, along with awesome collectibles for fans of the hit Adult Swim series Rick and Morty, and Firefly. Titan Books will...

BGN Wizard World: Writing Compelling Science Fiction Panel

Conventions are fun because of the vastly different experiences you can have over just a few days. Attend a Q & A with some of your favorite actors, meet your favorite comic book artist, and get some things signed, then attend a panel with professionals exploring the craft of story making. It's all there...

BGN Book Review: Childish Things

Written by: Catrina Childish Things is the second book in a trilogy written by Thelonious Legend and based around the Parker sisters who have extraordinary powers. The second installment starts off a little bit differently by kicking off with a prologue. A murder of unknown characters helps to set the pace of a crime thriller. This...

Scars Are Treasures: A Review of Skip Beat! Volume 37 and 38 — BGN Review

Read the latest review of that Manga, 'Skip Beat!' Volumes 37 & 38 here on Black Girl Nerds!

“Star Wars: The Screaming Citadel” — BGN Comic Review

Check out the latest comic book review for Marvel's "Star Wars: The Screaming Citadel Review" here on Black Girl Nerds