Tag Archives: Black Panther

Irregular’s Intel – Where Do We Go From Here?

Right now, anything every geek is talking about is Black Panther and with good reason. It has obliterated records, exceeded expectations, and is a cultural phenomenon. All these things are awesome, they really are. And, as I was thinking about the deeper impact this movie has had, it brought a question in my mind – where do we go from here?  Continue reading Irregular’s Intel – Where Do We Go From Here?

GW1 Issue 143 – What Are Thoooose?!

This week we recorded live at Oddmall: Expedition Elsewhere in Canton, Ohio (amazingly with very few interruptions). Of course, the big story is the huge movie release from last week, Black Pantherand we have lots to discuss. We also have some info to share about what we’ve been up to, as well as some of the recent geek stories you may have missed, including casting news, Disney park updates, Doctor Who comics and the return of Firefly! Listen now!  Continue reading GW1 Issue 143 – What Are Thoooose?!

Gotham Gal West Coast – How an Action Movie Taught Me the Value of Community

It’s been a full week since I’ve seen Black Panther for the first time, and I still cannot get it out of my head. While we’ve heard about the movie and the amazing female characters within it, there’s another important aspect of the film—Community. Black Panther takes community to a different level than any Marvel Cinematic Universe film before it; audiences can only hope that this undercurrent continues in future films.  Continue reading Gotham Gal West Coast – How an Action Movie Taught Me the Value of Community

She Geek Critique – Wakanda’s Warrior Women

If you’re like the majority of the movie going public, you saw Black Panther this past weekend (it is one of the highest grossing opening weekends ever, after all). And sure, I could do a review of it, but that’s what everyone else is doing – plus, you already know it’s a fantastic movie. What I want to talk about is female representation in the film and what Marvel has done right, where so many other movies have failed. (Don’t worry if you haven’t seen the movie, there aren’t any plot spoilers.)  Continue reading She Geek Critique – Wakanda’s Warrior Women

Irregular’s Intel – Who Is The Black Panther?

It’s official: Black Panther fever has hit and no one is safe! Marvel’s latest entry into the MCU is poised to be a blockbuster and will add another win in the MCU success column. But unless you watch the animated shows, follow the MCU or read Marvel Comics, the character may be a mystery for you. Outside of occasional mentions on various shows the general populace knows very little, if anything, about King T’Challa and his nation of Wakanda. So here is a crash course.  Continue reading Irregular’s Intel – Who Is The Black Panther?