Black Superheroes Matter

Black Superheroes Matter

By Black Superheroes Matter
Black Superheroes Matter is a series created by Steven Christian in response to the #BlackLivesMatter and #OscarsSoWhite movements back in 2015. He was upset with the fact that there were very few avenues of inspiration for people of color, and even less opportunities. With the advent of Corona virus and stay at home orders, opportunities for Black creators to connect and support each other have been put on halt. This podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc.
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Gabriel Johnson | Miracle Comics
Gabriel Johnson aka King Gabe of Miracle Comics (@miracle_comics76 )joins the podcast.  His main character Star Striker is in a series he's started called Brown Chronicles.  He has also illustrated for another comic series called Bubblelina written by his wife Christina, and Dorah written by his friend Laneesa Howard. Follow Gabe Johnson and Miracle Comics at: Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/miracle_comics76/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/miraclecomics76/ YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQs-mM2FzzakvAZSzC6lHig Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/MiracleComics7676 Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
37:52
May 22, 2020
Ronnie Dukes | Dukes Comics
Ronnie Dukes is the artist for DUKEScomics (@DUKESCOMICS ). He was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. As a kid, Ronnie began drawing on the floor of the YMCA where he kept his granny company while she worked overnights doing security. His first art apprenticeship was in fashion design through Gallery 37 in Chicago where he learned apparel construction and hat design. Ronnie earned his degree in Computer Animation in Minneapolis which inspired him to paint with a fresh perspective on dimension and techniques learned from animation. It was then that he began exhibiting his painted work in Harlem, NYC. Follow Ronnie Dukes and Dukes Comics at: Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/dukescomics_publisher/ Website - https://dukescomics.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/dukescomics Twitter - https://twitter.com/dukescomics Tumblr - https://dukescomics.tumblr.com/ Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
39:34
May 21, 2020
Lawrence King | Constant Hustle Comics
Lawrence King from Constant Hustle Comics (@c.h.comics ) joins us on the Black Superheroes Matter Podcast. has written in multiple mediums including spec scripts, short films and comics. A longtime comic reader and fan himself he has originated all the ideas as well as written all the C.H.Comics first editions except for "Avery The Astonishing" which he co-wrote. His love for comics led him to be the Founder/CEO of C.H.Comics and bring the stories that readers will be reading for generations to come. Follow Lawrence King and Constant Hustle Comics at: Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/c.h.comics/ Website - http://www.constanthustlecomics.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/ConstantHustleComics/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/pbsmediastudios YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGRIeqkYPxbCKux9WzEm5uw Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
46:18
May 20, 2020
Naseed Gifted | P.B.S. Media
Naseed Gifted, creator and writer of P.B.Soldier, (@pbsoldier | @pbsmediastudios ) is a two-time Glyph Comic Awards and Urban Action Showcase nominee, an educator, engineer and writer. He went to school at New Jersey Institute of Technology, St. Peter’s University and NYU. Follow Naseed Gifted and PBS Media at: Comic Book - www.pbsoldier.com Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/pbsmediastudios/ Website - www.pbsmediastudios.com Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/PBSMediastudios/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/pbsmediastudios Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
47:58
May 19, 2020
David Rucker | Decimation Studios | Decimation Earth
David Rucker  (@decimationearthix ) joins us on the Black Superheroes Matter Podcast. Davis is a writer, Marine Corps veteran, and a creator of Decimation Earth for Decimation Studios. A Post-Graduate of the American Military University in National Security Studies he holds both a certification as an Anti-Money Laundering Specialist and Fraud Examiner. Follow David Rucker and Decimation Studios: Comic Book - https://www.spinwhizcomics.com/site/comics/decimation-studios/decimation-earth-agents-of-anarchy-1 Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/decimationearthix Website - https://www.decimationstudios.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/DecimationEarth2263/ YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEbS3lAp0VpKubPFOtaGUYQ Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
1:11:04
May 18, 2020
LJ Baptiste | COMIXSCAPE
LJ-Baptiste (@Xscapistlj) joins us on the Black Superheroes Matter Podcast. He is an art educator and cartoonist from Boston. He has collaborated with media giants such as Google, Hasbro, and PBS to produce essential works of art. He is best known for his ongoing comic book series, COMIXSCAPE, which features the adventures of a bright-eyed, perpetually preteen boy and his raccoon sidekick. Whether it’s work in animation, graphic apparel designs, or COMIXSCAPE, LJ’s art can be described as distinctive, masterful, and captivating. When it comes to visual communication, LJ prioritizes authenticity, details, and positive messages. Follow LJ Baptiste and COMIXSCAPE at: Website - http://www.comixscape.net/ Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/xscapistlj/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/XscapistLJ Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/user/BuiltOnXscaping Tumblr - https://xscapistlj.tumblr.com/ Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
43:14
May 15, 2020
Derek Lipscomb | Owl Eye Comics
Derek Lipscomb from Owl Eye Comics (@owleyecomics) joins us on the Black Superheroes Matter Podcast. Derek is a New England native and has been drawing since the age of four. Following in his brother's footsteps, he began drawing his own comic books and creating characters ever since. Unlike them however, he refused to grow up, and is still doing it today. Now venturing out on his own, he writes and illustrates "The Maroon" under his Owl Eye Comics production. Follow Derek Lipscomb and Owl Eye Comics at: Website - https://www.themarooncomic.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/TheMaroonComic/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/OwlEyeComics Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/owleyecomics/ IndyPlanet - https://indyplanet.com/owl-eye-comics Comixology - https://www.comixology.com/The-Maroon-Vol-1-The-Cursed-Shadow/comics-series/100452 Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
41:55
May 14, 2020
Anthony Piper | Trill League
Anthony Piper (@ant_piper) is a professional illustrator & designer. He is known for his series Trill League. He has experience in both the animation and comic industries, as well as having provided work for many hip-hop artists. Being a lover of video games, comics, cartoons, manga and music, he has focused his career on providing illustration and design work for companies and creators/artists in these particular industries. Follow Anthony Piper at: Website - http://www.anthonypiper.com/ Trill League - https://www.trillleague.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/TrillLeagueComics/ Twitter - https://twitter.com/ant_piper Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/ant_piper LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthony-piper-61b90897/ IMDB - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm7500808/ Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
34:25
May 13, 2020
Greg Burnham | Tuskegee Heirs | Search for Sadiqah
Greg Burnham (@Greg_Burnham7 | @TuskegeeHeirs | @TheSearchforSadiqah | @GregBurnhamBook) joins us on the Black Superheroes Matter Podcast. He is the Comic/Children’s Book co-creator and co-writer of Tuskegee Heirs. With other titles such as The Search For Sadiqah, Broken Glass, and Grandpa’s Shoes, Greg continues to create diverse stories for everyone to enjoy. Follow Greg Burnham's Work at: Website: https://platform-l7.myshopify.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Gregburnhambooks/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/greg_burnham7/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/GregBurnhamBook Tuskegee Heirs on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tuskegeeheirs/ Tuskegee Heirs on Instagram: https://instagram.com/tuskegeeheirs Tuskegee Heirs on Twitter: https://twitter.com/tuskegeeheirs The Search For Sadiqah on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheSearchForSadiqah/ The Search For Sadiqah on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TheSearchForSadiqah/ Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch: Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
36:54
May 12, 2020
Blerd Over
Micah Blair (@blerdover) joins us on the Black Superheroes Matter podcast. He is an organizer Blerd from Birmingham, Al that fights crime by day and cosplays by night. He is a member for PHI BETA SIGMA FRATERNITY, Member Of Prince Hall Masons, member IG Prince Hall Shriners, Very humble and silly person love to give back to my community. Founder of BLERDOVER. He is currently working on a meet and geek (meet and greet), a video featuring black cosplayers. Follow Blerd Over at: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/blerdover19 Twitter: https://twitter.com/blerdover Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blerdover/ Black Superheroes Matter podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc. Rate and review on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-superheroes-matter/id1510141307 Anchor - https://anchor.fm/blacksuperheroesmatter Spotify - https://open.spotify.com/show/32IMmKC6831EnCRdhtmUDS Google Podcast - https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy8xZTc1MzU4Yy9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Follow the journey check out our merch:  Website - https://Blacksuperhereosmatter.com Instagram - https://instagram.com/blacksuperheroesmatter Twitter - https://twitter.com/superheronegro Facebook - https://facebook.com/blacksuperheroesmatter
37:59
May 11, 2020
Introducing the Black Superheroes Matter Podcast
Black Superheroes Matter is a series created by Steven Christian in response to the #BlackLivesMatter and #OscarsSoWhite movements back in 2015. He was upset with the fact that there were very few avenues of inspiration for people of color, and even less opportunities. With the advent of Corona virus and stay at home orders, opportunities for Black creators to connect and support each other have been put on halt. This podcast aims to highlight those in the community doing great things to move the culture forward in comics, animation, cosplay, etc.
03:56
April 25, 2020