Black Panther #5

Writer: Reginald Hudlin Artist: Ken Lashley Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: June 3, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 1
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Morlun, Devourer of Totems, is cutting through the Wakandan army like a hot knife through butter as he descends on the palace to feast on T'Challa's body. Absolutely nothing can stop him. Wakanda's only hope is the new Black Panther!

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    Comic Book Bin - Herv St-Louis Jun 13, 2009

    Hudlin is taking the series in a new frontier, using the often used conflict of science versus magic as the theme and path upon which he builds this series. Doing so he tries to recapture the African heritage aspect of the series. Its also an interesting proposition given that the Black Panther has always been immersed in science and technological breakthrough as if this was the value that Africans placed on their culture. By going back to the magical and folkloric aspect of African culture he puts emphasis on matters that are closer to a typical African society than science. Read Full Review

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