Who is Black Manta and Why is He the Villain in ‘Aquaman’?

In the upcoming Aquaman movie, we already know that Black Manta is a villain who will have a side storyline. He is described as a mercenary and a treasure hunter named David Kane. Manta is being played by Yahya Abdul-Mateen II of The Get Down and The Greatest Showman. These facts are sparse, thanks to a tight-lipped...

‘Star Wars Adventures’ Issue 1 — BGN Comic Review

Are you a 'Star Wars Adventures' fan? Check out the latest 'Star Wars Adventures' Issue 1 comic book review here on Black Girl Nerds!

Issue #0 Manga Review of Mikel Miles ‘Her Impact’

Volume 0 of Her impact by Mikel Miles and a slew of talented artists (Digitkame, Sukma Agustriyana, Joe Sketch, and Deo Keo) is a decent start to a story about a bi-racial single mother who trades the cooperate life for boxing gloves. It's heart is in the right place, but the problems lie within...

BGN Comic Review: Metal Issue 2

With a series like Metal, you are prepared for darkness to fall. You’ve seen the images of the Dark baddies to come, you know the epic fights are coming, but it’s the how that unfolds in issue two. Scott and Greg get us to the starting line with an epic chase sequence, cameo appearances...

BGN Comics: Q&A With Sam Humphries on ‘Harley Quinn’ #45

BGN's Jonita Davis got an opportunity to ask Sam Humphries ahead of the Harley Quinn issue #45 release on July 4th. The issue feature Harley Quinn on a vacay gone wrong. Humphries has a few things to tell us about our girl, her clash with a New God, Comic-Con, and the five-issue arch that ends with an...

Todd McFarlane Discusses The DVD Release of ‘Venom’

The complex anti-hero Venom, played by actor Tom Hardy, got his first shot at a live-action solo flick in October of this year. This week, Columbia Pictures released the film Venom on Digital. Todd McFarlane, along with David Michelinie, created the character, who made his first appearance in The Amazing Spider-Man #252 in May...

Porg in Your Pocket! Taking a Look at Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Topps and Star Wars have been successful partners for over 40 years. The company is returning to our favorite galaxy with a new set for The Last Jedi with basic inserts, base sets, premium boxes, and retail exclusives. Basic Inserts Basic inserts include stickers, character cards blueprints, and illustrated cards.   Base Set The base set of card for...

BGN Film Trailers: ‘Captain Marvel’

Get ready for the next addition to the Marvel Cinema Universe--Captain Marvel. Here are some things we loved to see in the trailer and other things we got questions about. Her History At the beginning of the trailer, it looks as though Captain Marvel, played by Brie Larsen, is alien. She is unaware of her past...

‘Marvel Battle Lines’ is Mobile Tic-Tac-Toe — With a Twist!

By Ashley Turner Marvel is a multi-million dollar franchise with numerous films, TV shows, comic books, and games. So it makes sense that the lucrative lure of mobile gaming would come calling. That’s why Nexon and Marvel have released Marvel Battle Lines, an online strategy card battle game. It features every Marvel hero you could...

Batman: Lost by Snyder, Tynion, Williamson Review

Of all the tie-ins to Metal, this story brought a clarity of the huge scope this series is going to take, and made me question my thoughts about how this series will end. Batman is lost. He has been since the beginning of Metal and now readers see where he is. The link between Barbatos and...