Black History Month May Bring More African-American Writers To Marvel Than Ever Before – Including Darryl McDaniels On Guardians Of Infinity

He kept that nice and quiet at the weekend.

Even though he performed with his we-now-understand-to-be-fellow Marvel comic creators Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Kate Leth and Marguerite Bennett, Darryl McDaniels didn’t let slip that as well as writing the comic book DMC, he is writing a new Guardians Of The Galaxy story in the Guardians Of Infinity #3 comic.

Marvel have been criticised of late for a lack of ethnic diversity regarding their creators, especially their writers. But, as Black History Month comes to us in February, it looks like Marvel Comics will have writers Darryl McDaniels on Guardians Of Infinity, David Walker on Power Man And Iron Fist with Sanford Greene, and Ta-Nehisi Coates on Black Panther.

And those are just the ones we know about.

We’re also waiting on news regarding which ongoing title Afua Richardson is working on, in which she has been encouraged to rip the script apart….


About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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