This week’s entry is about Black Manta, Aquaman’s archenemy. Manta first appeared in “Aquaman” #35 in 1967, and was created by Nick Cardy and Bob Haney.
Continuing the addition of recurring blog features from Tuesday’s “cartoon collectibles” is this subject, “minorities in comics and animation.” I[…]
Today’s entry is Marvel hero the Falcon (real name Sam Wilson). The Falcon is noteworthy as American comics’ first African-American superhero. (Marvel’s[…]
Today’s entry is about John Stewart, one of Earth’s several Green Lanterns. John first appeared in “Green Lantern” #87 (December 1971/January 1972).
Today’s entry is Static (real name: Virgil Hawkins), a Milestone Comics/DC Comics superhero. Static was created by Dwayne McDuffie, Denys Cowan,[…]
A look at DC Comics superhero Black Lightning. Black Lightning first appeared in 1977, and was created by Tony Isabella and Trevor Von Eeden.
Today’s entry is the teenage superhero Cyborg (real name: Victor “Vic” Stone”). Cyborg first appeared in “DC Comics Presents” #26 in[…]
Today’s Black animated character entry is Jackie, a character on the PBS series “Cyberchase.” Background “Cyberchase” is an educational series that[…]
“The Proud Family” was a Disney Channel cartoon that aired during the early to mid 2000s. Background The series focused[…]
Today’s entry is Cleveland Brown. Not the football team, but a character from the Fox animated series “Family Guy.” Background[…]