The Arts

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

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

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

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

8 Black Superheroes You Didn’t Know Were African

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

10 Amazing Afrofuturism Authors Every Blerd Should Know

How White Rappers Continue to Exploit Hip-Hop Music

11 of the Best Black Video Game Characters of All Time

MECCAcon, Another Upcoming Black Nerd Event to Get Excited About

5 Black Women Who Could Shake Up the Marvel Cinematic Universe

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

15 Distinguished Black Entertainers Who Attended an Ivy League School

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

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

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

‘The Untamed’: Comic Book Series Review

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

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

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

9 Blerd Celebrities Who Are Taking Over Pop Culture

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

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

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

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

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

Yes, Black People Survive the Apocalypse

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

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

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

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

How I Began to Connect to Hip-Hop

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

10 Most Anticipated Games Coming Out In 2015

Could Tyrese Gibson Be the Next Green Lantern?

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

Review: A Fresh Start to ‘Secret Six’ Comic

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

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

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

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

10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Images of Futuristic Architecture From Around the World

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

Scifi Illustrations by Pascal Blanche

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

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

7 Epic Comic Book Deaths That Deserve Far More Attention

6 Blerd-Created Web Series and Films You Should Watch

Casting Jason Momoa as Aquaman Renewed Excitement for DC Franchise

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

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

9 Futuristic Devices from Movies That We Wish Were Real

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

5 Interesting Facts About Black Animation Pioneer Floyd Norman

10 Great Black Photographers

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

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

Many Fans Missing Out on Amazing ‘Storm’ Comic

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

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

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

5 Blatant Instances Of Racism in Video Games

Game Time: The Top 5 Announcements from E3 2015

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

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

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

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

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

Broadcast by Blerds: New Technology Drives DIY Radio, TV

Sean Mack: Creating Art All Black People Can Relate To

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

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

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

Afrofuturism-inspired Dance Theatre Performance Explores Art, Technology

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

7 Movies That Surprisingly Started Out as Comics

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

9 Awesomely Talented Blerds Behind The Scenes of Your Favorite Animation

Is Ororo Munroe an Omega-Level Mutant?

Ava DuVernay Won’t Be Directing Black Panther Film

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

How the Internet Gave Rise to Independent Artists and Webcomics

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

Digital Comic Book Platform Seeking Black Creators

Is Halo The Best Video Game Brand Of All Time?

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

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

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

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

Meet Two Best-Selling Black Indie Authors

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

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

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

5 Interesting Topics You Have To Be a Blerd To Appreciate

10 Female Horror Writers Worth Checking Out

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

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

Comic Girl Highlight: Pantha

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

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

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

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

14 of the Best Playable Black Female Characters in Video Games

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

5 Major Problems That the Marvel Cinematic Universe Needs to Address

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

9 Superheroes You Didn’t Know Were Caribbean

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

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

5 Major Issues in Gaming, According to Black Developers

9 Famous Black Painters You Should Know

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

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

DC’s Cyborg Gets His Own Solo Title

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

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

The Ease of Creating Strong Black Female Characters for Comics

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

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

Young Jamaican Animator Launches Arcade-Style Game App

10 Most Notable Black Superheroes in Comics, Film and TV

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

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

10 Nerdiest Superheroes of All Time

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Marvel confirms Jessica Jones cast

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

5 Interesting Things About DC’s New Cyborg Storyline

‘Fight Like a Girl’ First Issue Review

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

‘Fight Like a Girl’ Second Issue Review

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

5 Impressive Facts About the First Black Woman Cartoonist

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

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

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

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

8 Calls for Submissions for Blerd and Afrofuturist Creators

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

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

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

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

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

Will John Stewart Be the Next Green Lantern?

Green Arrow Comic Addresses #BlackLivesMatter Movement

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

Fantastic Four 2015 Film, and a Look at Doom

5 Cool and Noteworthy African Animated Tales To Watch