Behold! The very first Marvel comic book I have ever purchased: the relaunch issue of Black Panther!
I know only the most basic of backstories to the character, but he seems like the kind of guy who will appeal to me.
But really, let’s be clear — it was writer Ta-Nehisi Coates who convinced me to swing by Comic Book College tonight and pick up issue #1. Review plus a cocktail forthcoming; stay tuned!
In the meantime, here’s an interview with Coates from NPR correspondent Audie Cornish: