BGN Comic Review: Motor Crush #3

By Mel Perez Written by: Brenden Fletcher, Cameron Stewart, Babs Tarr Art by: Cameron Stewart, Babs Tarr Release Date: February 8, 2017 Last issue ended with Domino making a deal with the Producers of the Cannonball to get Lola off the hook for all the money she owed them. When has making a deal with an underground, criminal...

‘Orniainthi’: A Mermaid Fantasy Novella

Learn more about the forthcoming, 'Orniainthi': A Mermaid Fantasy Novella

BGN Book Giveaway: Parker Sisters

  We are hosting a giveaway of the new book by Thelonious Legend called "Parker Sisters"!  Here is a brief synopsis of what the book is about: Someone is after the Parker Sisters. They know the why, they just don't know the who. At least not yet they don't but they are working on it. But...

Meet The Spirit Guardians — Our Last Hope

What happens when ancient African deities wage war in heaven against the Angels?   The African comic scene has been expanding over the past year, appealing to worldwide media and growing solid fan support among African youth. In fact, 5000 people attended the 2016 Comic Con, and Nigerian character’s EXO & STRIKE GUARD were listed as...

BGN Comic Review: “Darth Maul” Issue 1

Read the latest review of Marvel comic book, "Darth Maul" Issue 1 at Black Girl Nerds today!

“The Backstagers” and the Need For Inclusive All Ages Media

By Mel Perez The Backstagers is an 8 issues series written by James Tynion IV with art by Rian Sygh out of Boom! comics. It follows Jory, a shy, socially awkward teenager who transfers into St. Genesius, an all boys school. In an effort to make his mother think he’s settling in, he goes to...

Wakanda’s Midnight Angels are More Powerful Together

By: Janaya Greene When Black Panther: World of Wakanda Pt. 1 left off, the newly inducted Dora Milaje’s initiation ceremony was interrupted by a massive flooding. T’Challa granted the Avengers permission to hide in Wakanda, which lead ruler of the undersea Atlantis, Namor, to flood The Golden City. At the time, he was possessed by...

“The Scribes of Nyota” Anthology Is Coming

BLACKSCI-FI.COM  and PYROGLYPHICS STUDIO are pleased to announce the release of their upcoming anthology The Scribes of Nyota, a compendium of speculative fiction featuring stories, prose and artwork from Black creators. “The inspiration behind “The Scribes of Nyota” stems from inadequate representation of creators of color in the mainstream, specifically within the genre of speculative...

Afrofuturism At Iconic Sankofa Books

Here's something for you comic book scholars, sci-fi revolutionaries, and practitioners of astral Blackness in the DC area: Author and founder of Afrofuturism Network William Jones will talk about the imagery of black people in comic books, science fiction and supernatural films during a book discussion and signing event at Sankofa Video, Books and Café...

BGN Comic Review: “Monster Unleashed”— Fantastic Beasts & The Heroes That Fight Them

Read the latest review of "Monsters Unleashed" here on Black Girl Nerds!