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Super. Black. combs through the history of pop culture characters; seeking out awesome and terrible examples of representation for your enjoyment. Join Carl and Dan as they explore the multiverse of Marvel, DC, Vertigo, Image, Independent comics, TV, and Film for Powerful Characters of Color!

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 7 Ratings

Super. Black. combs through the history of pop culture characters; seeking out awesome and terrible examples of representation for your enjoyment. Join Carl and Dan as they explore the multiverse of Marvel, DC, Vertigo, Image, Independent comics, TV, and Film for Powerful Characters of Color!

    Wakanda Forever Spoilercast

    Wakanda Forever Spoilercast

    Time for some Wakanda Forever thoughts and spoilers in this off-schedule episode of Super. Black. Like & Subscribe!

    • 35 min
    Riri Williams (Ironheart)

    Riri Williams (Ironheart)

    Riri Williams, a.k.a Ironheart, is the MCU’s newest hero, possibly the next Iron Man, and a bonafide super genius. Today’s episode examines Riri’s motivations; we speculate on War Machine’s involvement in the upcoming Ironheart Disney Plus series and generally have a great time. Check out her Ironheart prototype in the Wakanda Forever trailer below.











    Riri Williams in Wakanda Forever









    Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams (Ironheart)







    Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams (Ironheart)







    Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams (Ironheart)

















    Heroes for little Black Girls







    Check out our features on Heroes for Black Girls to look up to and the Importance of Superhero Representation for Black Girls. Riri fits nicely into both those categories.















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    All hail the Queen, Riri Williams (Ironheart)







    We are here to entertain and kick off conversations. We can’t do that without you. Tell a friend. Tell five friends. Maybe 6? I don’t want to limit you, so tell as many friends as you like. Rate and subscribe on iTunes. We are on Spotify. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram and reach out if you have anything you’d like us to cover.

    • 24 min
    Miles Morales Spider-Man

    Miles Morales Spider-Man

    Miles Morales’s Headshot!







    Today we double back and spotlight Miles Morales, a.k.a Spider-Man!

    • 26 min
    Tips to Become a Real Superhero

    Tips to Become a Real Superhero

    Super. Black. returns to teach you how to be a real superhero. We can’t give you powers, but Batman has proven you don’t need superpowers to be a hero. You just need all of the money, which we cover in this episode! After you listen, if you need a written list to reference, check out our original feature on becoming a real-life superhero from way back in 20XX.







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    Don’t forget to check out our features on Superhero Representation for Black women and Superheroes for Black girls to look up to. 







    We are here to entertain and kick off conversations. We can’t do that without you. Tell a friend. Tell 5 friends. Maybe 6? I don’t want to limit you. Tell as many friends as you like. Rate and subscribe on iTunes. We are on Spotify, Google Podcasts, and many large podcast apps. Follow us on Twitter, Twitch, and Instagram, and reach out if you want us to cover anything.

    • 34 min
    Barret Wallace

    Barret Wallace

    Super. Black. has covered Barret Wallace in tue past, but never like this! Never so audio focused. This episode of our favorite Black superhero podcast gives some shine to the most famous Black character in a JRPG, gun-armed Barret. The man is a legend, and also a terrorist. Let’s talk about it!







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    • 21 min
    7 Totally Black Characters in pop culture

    7 Totally Black Characters in pop culture

    We’ve covered 7 not Black, but totally Black characters before, but this is in audio form! We have new entries, long rants about a certain pop star, and quiet mumblings as I contemplate why I even mention certain things. This episode has it all! Let me know if there are any characters I missed, and be sure to look out for the next entry in our 7 Characters series.







    7 Totally Black Characters in pop culture







    7 Totally Black Characters in pop culture







    We are here to entertain and kick-off conversations. We can’t do that without you. Tell a friend. Tell five friends. Maybe 6? I don’t want to limit you. Tell as many friends as you like. Rate and subscribe on iTunes. We are on Spotify. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram , and reach out if you have anything you’d like us to cover.

    • 27 min

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