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11 Black Male Directors Besides Spike Lee Who Have Established A Respectable Career Behind The Camera

10 of The Greatest Black Superheroes Of All Time

More Than Black Panther – 9 More Black Superheroes Who Deserve to Be On The Big Screen

5 Offensive Stereotypes Reinforced by Video Games That Need to End

A New Wave of Black Filmmaking: Experimental and Black Speculative Indie Films

11 of the Best Black Characters From Popular Sci-Fi and Horror Films

6 Major Black ‘Star Trek’ Characters Who Were Scene Stealers

7 Black Women Science Fiction Writers Everyone Should Know

DIY Musician Gathers Sounds From the Past to Create Soundscapes for the Future

5 African-Americans Making an Impact in The Video Game Industry

8 Black Superheroes You Didn’t Know Were African

More Than Avengers: 13 Top Black Marvel Characters Of All Time

15 Distinguished Black Entertainers Who Attended an Ivy League School

11 of the Best Black Video Game Characters of All Time

5 Superheroes You May Not Have Known Were Based on Ancient Egyptian Symbols and Names

How White Rappers Continue to Exploit Hip-Hop Music

MECCAcon, Another Upcoming Black Nerd Event to Get Excited About

10 Amazing Afrofuturism Authors Every Blerd Should Know

5 Black Women Who Could Shake Up the Marvel Cinematic Universe

5 Interesting Things You May Not Know About Black History in Comic Books

9 Blerd Celebrities Who Are Taking Over Pop Culture

5 Cartoon Blerds of the ’80s Who Shaped the Blerds of Today

10 Black Sci-Fi Characters Who Weren’t Turned into ‘Cannon Fodder’

20 of the Coolest Black Supervillains in Comics You May Not Know

Love Supernatural Stories? ‘Daughter of Gods and Shadows’ is for You

Combining Time Travel and Metaphysics: Recurrence Plot (and Other Time Travel Tales) Review

Upcoming Feature Film Adaptation of Nalo Hopkinson’s Novel Brown Girl in the Ring

10 Things You May Not Have Known About the Fearless Comic Character Storm

Keane Eyes Black Females for Big-Eyed Paintings

Kanye West tweets about best anime films

10 Black Celebrities Who Have Expressed Their Love For Anime

40 of the Most Interesting Animated Black Characters Ever to Hit Television

Top 11 Graphic Novels and Comics Of 2014 All Blerds Should Read

Yes, Black People Survive the Apocalypse

‘The Untamed’: Comic Book Series Review

The Childhood Disappointments of a Young African Girl Give Birth to the Super-Powered Black Teen Hero of the Future

Jay Z, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj and Others Explain Why Tidal Is Important to Preserve Artistry in Music

How I Began to Connect to Hip-Hop

5 of the Most Disappointing Moments of ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

5 Of The Biggest Problems That May Doom Jay-Z’s Tidal Streaming Service

Blerds Exclusive First Look : ‘Legend of the Mantamaji’ Web Series Episodes 2 & 3

Diversity Play? 10 Comic Book Characters Who Have Been Changed To A Person Of Color

A Look Back in History: Jerry Lawson — The First Black Game Designer

The Origin Story of The Black Panther Reveals Why He’s So Much More Than Just the First Mainstream Black Superhero

More Than Fun & Games: The True Power of #BlackTwitter

5 Blatant Instances Of Racism in Video Games

‘Cosmos’ and ‘Wormhole’: Black Men Taking Over Pop Culture Science

TV Producers of ‘The Flash’ Consider Possibility of African-American Flash

10 Most Notable Black Superheroes in Comics, Film and TV

5 Interesting Topics You Have To Be a Blerd To Appreciate

Broadcast by Blerds: New Technology Drives DIY Radio, TV

Young Jamaican Animator Launches Arcade-Style Game App

Donald Glover Finally Takes Over as Spider-Man (In a Cartoon)

Using Afrofuturism to Power New Modes of Tech – Interview with Blogger Sherese Francis (Futuristically Ancient)

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Confirms Villainous Role as DC Comics’ Black Adam

8 Calls for Submissions for Blerd and Afrofuturist Creators

8 Books of Critical Analysis and Essays on Black Speculative, Science Fiction, Superheroes and Horror

A Look Back in History: Alain Locke — Educator, Father of the Harlem Renaissance

Black Speculative Tech – Uses of Technology in Black Science Fiction, Part 1

Blerd Bookstore Struggle: Science Fiction vs. African-American Literature

13 Amazing Books That Will Spark The Mind Of Your Young Black Child

From Rapper to Superhero: Run-DMC’s Darryl McDaniels Launches Comic Book Line

Bringing Unseen Worlds to Light: Interview with Fine Artist Fabiola Jean-Louis

Neil deGrasse Tyson Helps Bring Science and Art Together in Stunning Fashion Film

In Upcoming Season, Changes in Store for ‘Archer’ Fans

Today in History: David Nelson Crosthwait Jr. – The Heating Pioneer

Scifi Illustrations by Pascal Blanche

Artist Turns to Video Games as the Canvas for His Sci-Fi Universe Creations

Black Speculative Tech – Uses of Technology in Black Science Fiction, Part 2

Marvel Finally Gives Out More Details About ‘Black Panther’ Film

10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Images of Futuristic Architecture From Around the World

15 Greatest Black Female Superheroes (Who Aren’t Storm)

21 Powerful Black Sci-Fi Icons Who Have Changed the Game

9 Superheroes You Didn’t Know Were Caribbean

10 Kick-Ass Black Female Characters in Sci-fi and Comics

Print Media Outlets Remain Crucial to Telling Our Stories, Celebrating Our Culture

Where Are the People of Color in the New ‘Cinderella’ Movie?

Many Fans Missing Out on Amazing ‘Storm’ Comic

Is Halo The Best Video Game Brand Of All Time?

Graphic Novel ‘Legend of the Mantamaji’ Pushes Ahead With Second Book

The Ease of Creating Strong Black Female Characters for Comics

7 Epic Comic Book Deaths That Deserve Far More Attention

‘All New Ghost Rider #9 Masters Action’ — Review

‘Suicide Squad’ Casting Rumors Finally Confirmed: Will Smith Takes on Anti-Hero Deadshot

A Preview of Kelly Sue DeConnick’s Women-Centric Comic

7 Movies That Surprisingly Started Out as Comics

Review: ‘Avengers #39’ Chatty But Worth the Read

The ’70s Comic ‘Shaft’ Gets a Well-Deserved Reboot

14 Comic Book Heroes Who Could Actually Exist In the Real World Today

Could This Be the ‘Final Fantasy 7’ Remake All the Fans Want?

Review: A Fresh Start to ‘Secret Six’ Comic

Will Horror Film ‘Matthew 18’ Prove to Be an Intriguing Watch?

How the Internet Gave Rise to Independent Artists and Webcomics

10 Nerdiest Superheroes of All Time

10 Most Anticipated Games Coming Out In 2015

A 1992 Speculative, Critical Race Tale Brings Up Relevant Questions in Current Times

Every Blerd Will Be Proud of the ‘All-New Captain America’

Marvel confirms Jessica Jones cast

Marvel Confirms ‘Halo: Nightfall’ Star Mike Colter Will Play Luke Cage in ‘A.K.A Jessica Jones’

9 Futuristic Devices from Movies That We Wish Were Real

South Side Chicago Author Helps Give New Life to Afrofuturism and Caters to Blacks Interested in Sci-Fi, Fantasy Literature

Comic Girl Highlight: Pantha

Is ‘Arrow’ Making John Diggle’s Character Stagnant?

Sean Mack: Creating Art All Black People Can Relate To

Rapper Gizmo Discusses His Album “The Rise of Negatron” and Other Blerd Issues

How Power Girl Character Transformed From Blond Girl to a Natural-Haired Black Teen

Black Panther May Replace Spider-Man in ‘Captain America: Civil War’

‘Fight Like a Girl’ First Issue Review

Afrofuturism-inspired Dance Theatre Performance Explores Art, Technology

‘Fight Like a Girl’ Second Issue Review

Is It Sexist to Use Male Characters in Games as a Female Gamer?

Confirmed Deal Between Marvel and Sony Sparks Rumors of Spider-Man, Avengers Crossover on the Big Screen

9 Awesome Comics Represented at the Black Comix Arts Festival To Add To Your Collection

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Kanye West Announces Video Game Idea That Will Have Gamers Leading His Late Mother Through Heaven’s Gates

Casting Jason Momoa as Aquaman Renewed Excitement for DC Franchise

Full moon creativity

5 Ways the Stages of the Moon Have Been Said to Affect Creativity

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Comes to Life in Set Photos

New Graphic Novel ‘The Legend of Wale Williams’ Set to Be Released Later This Year

The Victoria and Albert Museum Explores the History of Black British Culture

6 Major Announcements About Marvel’s ‘All New, All Different’ Relaunch That Has Fans Excited 

A Breakdown of The Latest ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5 Trailer

10 Black Directors Who Should Take On Marvel’s Upcoming Black Panther Movie

Digital Comic Book Platform Seeking Black Creators

5 Major Issues in Gaming, According to Black Developers

This Is a Fascinating Look at How Technology Will Shape the Future of Fashion

Sources: Jay Z’s New Streaming Service Could Be the Biggest Threat to Apple’s Upcoming Beats Music

15 Black Musicians You May Not Have Known Had Their Works Preserved in The Library of Congress

Over 35 Black Artists and Their Works to Be Featured at 2015 Venice Biennale

Is Ororo Munroe an Omega-Level Mutant?

Meet Two Best-Selling Black Indie Authors

8 Reasons Marvel Writer Dan Slott Believes There Should Be a Non-White Spider-Man

‘Star Wars’ Director Unveils Real-Life BB-8 Droid From ‘The Force Awakens’ to Stunning Applause

Will John Stewart Be the Next Green Lantern?

Fantastic Four 2015 Film, and a Look at Doom

6 Things You Should Know Before Watching The New ‘Dragon Ball’

9 Awesomely Talented Blerds Behind The Scenes of Your Favorite Animation

6 Blerd-Created Web Series and Films You Should Watch

Theories Abound About Black Panther’s Introduction to Big-Screen Universe

Doc Nama Makes an Incredibly Interesting Connection Between Artistic Intention and Creativity

8 Amazing Black Female Directors Who Have Established A Respectable Career Behind The Camera

5 Cool and Noteworthy African Animated Tales To Watch

5 Impressive Facts About the First Black Woman Cartoonist

14 of the Best Playable Black Female Characters in Video Games

5 Ways DC Comics Can Pose a Serious Threat to the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Green Arrow Comic Addresses #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Game Time: The Top 5 Announcements from E3 2015

5 Interesting Things You Should Know About the East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention

Marvel Studio President Confirms Meeting With Ava DuVernay to Talk ‘Black Panther’ Film

Could Tyrese Gibson Be the Next Green Lantern?

7 Intriguing Facts About Popular Sci-Fi Writer Octavia E. Butler

Ava DuVernay Won’t Be Directing Black Panther Film

9 Famous Black Painters You Should Know

Leaked ‘Warcraft’ Trailer: What Google and Legendary Pictures Have Planned Will Blow Your Mind

Halle Berry Talks Storm and Possible ‘X-Men’ Solo Film at SDCC

Extended ‘Heroes Reborn’ Trailer Revealed at San Diego Comic-Con

5 Things Anyone Who Loves Black Comic Characters Should Know About the Milestone Comics’ Reboot

5 Really Intriguing Reasons Jon Snow from ‘Game of Thrones’ Isn’t Dead (Spoilers)

Ava DuVernay Explains Why She Passed on Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Flick

10 Female Horror Writers Worth Checking Out

5 Major Problems That the Marvel Cinematic Universe Needs to Address

DC’s Cyborg Gets His Own Solo Title

‘Jessica Jones’ Co-Creator Raves About the New Netflix Series

‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ Hitting PS4 and Other Formats Next Year

6 Black Actresses Besides Halle Berry Who Could Play X-Men’s Storm

5 Interesting Facts About Black Animation Pioneer Floyd Norman

The Roots’ Questlove and Black Thought Discuss ‘Hamilton’ the Musical

5 Interesting Things About DC’s New Cyborg Storyline

10 Black Comic Book Characters We Can’t Wait See Get Their Own Films

Black Panther Is Revealed in New Set Photo from ‘Captain America: Civil War’

Marvel Introduces New Comic ‘Moon Girl’ Featuring an Afro-Brazilian Character

5 Actors Who Would Be a Perfect Fit to Play Miles Morales in the Upcoming Spider-Man Film

Black Star Power: Legendary Actress Alfre Woodward to Join Marvel Netflix Show ‘Luke Cage’

10 Great Black Photographers