Apr 272011
Is Afrodisiac Out of Print?

I haven’t been able to confirm this but that’s what they’re saying at Shadow and Act. At least I got my copy which I love by the way. It does seem to be available at Amazon.com but at a ridiculous price or should I say a price that speaks to its true value. Can’t afford it? I understand. [...]

Feb 112011
Black Superheroes On The Web

Black Superhero stories from around the web: Who’s who in the Black superhero community (Top 50 Greatest) Best of 2010: Two Love Stories ‘Black Panther’ Back in Development at Marvel New in the AFi Archive – DC Retro-Action John Stewart A ‘War Machine’ Film Charges Into Development CR Holiday Interview #12 — David Brothers The [...]

Oct 062010
Black Superheroes On The Web

Black Superhero stories from around the web: Where Are All The Black Superhero Movies? Afrodisiac An Old Post. Death of the Black Superhero New Muslim Comic Book Superhero On The Way Keke Palmer Sought For Runaways I Am Punisher (Black) Static #1-4 “Rebirth of the Cool” The Dysfunctional Psychology of Cartoons Black Panther: The Man [...]

Jul 132010
Afrodisiac Comes To Life

It’s no secret that we here at BlackSuperheroFan.com are big fans of Afrodisiac and since we found out, we have been extra geeked about the action figure. It’s hand made and well done too don’t you think? I’m trying to figure out how to get one. The guy who made it explains how it was [...]

Oct 232009

I got an email from Brian Maruca about his upcoming Graphic Novel called Afrodisiac. From what I can tell it’s the story of a Blacksploitation Afro wearing superhero who’s only real power is his awesome coolness and of course his way with the ladies. Here’s the blurb: ‘Inspired by the blaxploitation films of the 1970s [...]