Marvel Cancels “Black Panther: World of Wakanda”

Marvel Cancels “Black Panther: World of Wakanda”

Writer Roxane Gay revealed on Twitter yesterday that her Marvel series Black Panther: World of Wakanda, has been cancelled by the publisher. The move comes only a few weeks after Marvel cancelled another Black Panther title, “Black Panther & the Crew”, after releasing only two issues.   Sadly, the series was cancelled but I hope to revisit the characters. https://t.co/7kieeBWdQy — roxane gay (@rgay) June 12, 2017   Gay was due to leave the book…

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BLACK PANTHER & THE CREW: How Its Cancellation Exemplifies Big Comics’ Big Problem

BLACK PANTHER & THE CREW: How Its Cancellation Exemplifies Big Comics’ Big Problem

As my colleague Murphy Leigh reported yesterday in an excellent piece, Marvel Comics has cancelled Black Panther & The Crew after only two issues, and Murphy’s piece makes a persuasive argument that both Marvel and the comics press (us here at Capeless included) could have done more to raise awareness of the title. But in this follow-up piece I’m going examine how the cancellation of Black Panther & The Crew exemplifies a particular problem Marvel’s currently…

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BOOM! Studios Announces Brian Stelfreeze Comic Day Men

BOOM! Studios Announces Brian Stelfreeze Comic Day Men

[FROM THE OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE] June 24th, 2013 – Los Angeles, CA – This July, BOOM! Studios is thrilled to have industry legend Brian Stelfreeze join the BOOM! family with Day Men, a unique reinterpretation of the vampire mythos. Created by Matt Gagnon (Freelancers) and co-written by Michael Alan Nelson (DC’s Supergirl, Hexed), Day Men is a vampire noir that brings modern master Brian Stelfreeze back to drawing monthly comics for the first time since 2005!…

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