Klaw stands supreme! The Black Panther's greatest foe has returned, ready for war! Can T'Challa finally defeat Ulysses Klaw, the man who killed his father, while his country threatens to rip itself apart? To make matters worse, Wakanda's gods disappear - and the Originators return! The former gods are back, but what are their intentions for a land that has forgotten them? And all this is only the beginning, as a cadre of villains returns, monsters pour through strange gateways and Wakanda is brought to its knees! T'Challa must defend his country from within - but with his hands full, who will come to Ayo and Aneka's aid? And as Klaw steals the very lifeblood of Wakanda, the Panther turns to unlikely allies. Who will join the king's ill-fated crusade? The answers will surprise you!COLLECTING: BLACK PANTHER 166-172...
|Title||:||Black Panther Book 5: Avengers of the New World Part 2 (Black Panther (2016) #5)|
|Number of Pages||:||136 pages|
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Black Panther Book 5: Avengers of the New World Part 2 (Black Panther (2016) #5) Reviews
Coates's weakest Black Panther effort and it's still mostly satisfying. Klaw could have been more interesting - visually and plot-wise - and the final villain could have had more page time to develop. The fantastical elements were a turn off initially, however, all the creatures are tied to African folklore so it works in this universe. Looking forward to galactic Black Panther in Ta-Nehisi Coates's new BP series.
A strong improvement over "A Nation Under My Feet" which featured strong politicraft--but wasn't necessarily a good comic (it was someone clearly learning the ropes and balancing the synthesis of words with images). =
This story feels like a true comic arc however--and not just a "vanity" project dipping their toes in. Coates does exceptionally impressive work here. He marries canon together with plot development and new ideas--while again, the story is a bi t long with 12 issues, it moves much f ...more