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Check Out This Dora Milaje-Inspired Moto Jacket from Karol B

Superhero films and costumes continue to inspire fashion as they have for decades, and we wanted to share this pretty fabulous Black Panther Dora Milaje inspired moto jacket from designer Karol B. Karol Bartoszynski, who began a Black Panther costuming website, is behind this gorgeous jacket: Featuring the oxblood and gold signature colors the Royal Guard of […]

X-Men: Wakanda Forever #1 cover by Terry and Rachel Dodson

X-Men: Wakanda Forever #1 Review – Doubling Down on Malice

In the past, we see Nakia’s initiation into the Dora Milaje and her first meeting with the X-Man, Storm. In the present, Storm, Rogue, and Nightcrawler are patronizing a local African cuisine-inspired grocery when Malice arrives with Mimic-27 to kill Ororo Munroe. The Mimic has evolved to replicate the X-Men at Malice’s command, and the […]


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The Dora Milaje vs. the X-Men in X-Men: Wakanda Forever from Nnedi Okorafor

Marvel is hoping that the love for the Dora Milaje in Black Panther spills out into the comic books — and is now putting them up against the X-Men in the second Wakanda Forever comic by Nnedi Okorafor and Alberto Jimenez Alburquerque, with this cover from Terry Dodson. Here’s the PR: The WAKANDA FOREVER story starts in June with Okoye, […]


Black Panther #171 cover by Brian Stelfreeze and Laura Martin

Black Panther #171 Review: T’Challa Finally Reaches the Klaw

Okoye interrogates Asira for what she knows about the Klaw and the Originators. She’s willing and feels guilt over what she has done to Wakanda. Meanwhile, Black Panther confronts the Klaw and his allies on the field of battle at long last. Black Panther #171 finally reaches the climax of “Avengers of the New World,” […]

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Guests Can Now Meet Black Panther and the Dora Milaje at Disneyland Resort

Heading to Disneyland soon? If so, count me jealous. Currently guests can meet Black Panther and the Dora Milaje at the Hollywood Backlot, inside Disney’s California Adventure! Black Panther and the Dora Milaje will be joining their other Avenger friends — The Guardians of the Galaxy, Spider-Man, and Captain America. This meet-and-greet will be for […]

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Watch: Black Panther And Dora Milaje Make Debut At Disneyland

Apparently I went to Disneyland a week too early because today, King T’Challa (The Black Panther) and his Wakandan delegation of Dora Milaje made their first appearance in California Adventures. In this video posted by Inside The Magic (you guys are the best!), you can see the Dora with their spears perform a short dance […]

Let’s Talk About the Women of Black Panther, the Strength and Heart of Wakanda

Black Panther is maybe the most socially important film in the superhero genre. We all kind of knew this going in — high-profile director who’s never backed down from his focus on such things, current socio/political climate, beautifully hued casting — but the results were wonderfully surprising. Not being a POC (person of color), I […]

Chadwick Boseman Arrives at Black Panther Premiere In T’Challa Style

We are so excited for next month and the opening of Black Panther in theaters!  Today, Marvel has been awesome enough to share with the world via twitter some of the moments at the world premiere of the film in Los Angeles. Marvel Studios is keeping us well supplied with images from the carpet: Royalty. #BlackPanther […]

Black Panther #169 cover by Brian Stelfreeze and Laura Martin

Black Panther #169 Review: Don’t Mess with the Dora Milaje

The Klaw, Ezekiel Stane, Doctor Faustus, and Zenzi are working to bring back the Klaw’s sister in a living sound form. They’re using Ayo for the process somehow, and Aneka is being taken into a holding cell. The Black Panther is elsewhere fighting some of the Klaw’s invading monsters, so all should be at peace […]

Black Panther #168 cover by Brian Stelfreeze

Black Panther #168: The Plot is Becoming Unwieldy

The Jabari-Lands plead with the Queen Mother to allow them to rescue the Midnight Angels, Ayo and Aneka, from the clutches of Azania. The Queen Mother turns her down, saying that Wakanda cannot risk open conflict with their troublesome neighbors. Meanwhile, Black Panther, Shuri, Thunderball, Zawavari, and Manifold continue to track the rifts bringing in […]

‘Black Panther’: New Trailer Takes The Wakandan Revolution Global

The Marvel Universe is about to learn in a very big way that the “quiet, friendly” African nation of Wakanda is a global (and universal) force to be reckoned with; and as the newest trailer for Marvel Studios‘ Black Panther makes clear, King T’Challa’s/Black Panther’s revolution isn’t going to be televised…it’s going live! Following-up on […]

Cover to Black Panther #18 by Brian Stelfreeze and Laura Martin

Black Panther #18 Review: The Beloved Strike

Black Panther and Shuri team up with the Dora Milaje in their move against Ras the Exhorter and his cult dedicated to the Originator gods of Wakanda. The Dora Milaje strike at where they believe Asira, a former flame of T’Challa’s who was kidnapped by his enemies, is being held. Meanwhile, T’Challa and Shuri fight […]

Black Panther #15 Review: The Elder Gods Emerge

With the gods of Wakanda missing and monsters appearing all over the nation, the Black Panther has enlisted the help of an old adversary: a wizard named Zawavari. These two, along with the newly-empowered Shuri, have arrived in the Jabari Lands to help the Dora Milaje fight off a new invasion of ape-like monsters. After […]