Black Panther #1 - Nation Under Our Feet
(2016)

Marvel, 2016 Series
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Price
16.99 USD; 21.99 CAD
Pages
148
On-sale date
2016-08-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-1-302-90053-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781302900533 51699
Editing
Will Moss (original editor); Chris Robinson (original assistant editor); Tom Brevoort (executive editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (collection editor); Sarah Brunstad (associate editor); Mark D. Beazley (editor, special projects)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Cardstock covers; glossy interiors
Binding
Trade paperback
Publishing Format
Collected editions

Issue Notes

Collects Black Panther (Marvel, 2016 series) #1-4 and Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #52.

Keywords
reprint collection; suicide bombers; suicide bombings; terrorism; Wakanda
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Nation under Our Feet (Table of Contents)

Black Panther / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Colors
Laura Martin
Letters
Rian Hughes (logo); typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints
Keywords
Wakanda

Black Panther: Who Is the Black Panther? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Black Panther / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Black Panther: A Nation under Our Feet Book One (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Letters
Rian Hughes (logo); typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Black Panther / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Black Panther is the ancestral ceremonial title of T'Challa...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1 Variant by Alex Ross (Table of Contents: 4)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross
Inks
Alex Ross
Colors
Alex Ross
Letters
Rian Hughes (logo); typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Colors
Laura Martin
Letters
Rian Hughes (logo); typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

A Nation under Our Feet Part 1 (Table of Contents: 6)

Black Panther / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Colors
Laura Martin
Letters
Joe Sabino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Black Panther [T'Chaka] (flashback); Namor the Sub-Mariner (flashback); Ayo; Queen Mother [Ramonda]; Aneka; Zenzi; Tetu; Proxima Midnight (flashback); Black Panther [Shuri] (flashback)
Synopsis
After a flood, a coup, and an invasion the people of Wakanda are unhappy with their reinstalled king, T'Challa.
Reprints

#1 Variant by Olivier Coipel (Table of Contents: 7)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Olivier Coipel (signed)
Inks
Olivier Coipel (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Colors
Laura Martin (signed)

Genre
superhero
Reprints
Keywords
Wakanda

A Nation under Our Feet Part 2 (Table of Contents: 9)

Black Panther / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Colors
Laura Martin
Letters
Joe Sabino; Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Queen Mother [Ramonda]; Midnight Angels [Ayo; Aneka]; Zenzi; Tetu; Black Panther [Shuri]; Hodari; Akili; Changamire
Synopsis
Zenzi and Tetu stir up trouble in the south. Ayo and Aneka stir up rebellion in the north. T'Challa confronts Zenzi and Tetu while trying to deal with the unrest of the Wakandans.
Reprints
Keywords
civil unrest; rebellion; wakanda

#1 Variant by Gabrielle Dell'Otto (Table of Contents: 10)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gabriele Dell'Otto
Inks
Gabriele Dell'Otto
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Doom; Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Colors
Laura Martin (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther; Midnight Angels [Ayo; Aneka]
Reprints

A Nation under Our Feet Part 3 (Table of Contents: 12)

Black Panther / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Colors
Laura Martin
Letters
Joe Sabino; Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Queen Mother [Ramonda]; Midnight Angels [Ayo; Aneka]; Zenzi; Tetu; Black Panther [Shuri]; Hodari; Akili; Changamire; M'Bali; Dr. Doom (cameo; flashback); Thanos (cameo; flashback)
Synopsis
The Panther confronts Zenzi and Tetu in the south, while Ayo and Aneka lead a rebellion in the North.
Reprints
Keywords
civil unrest; rebellion; Wakanda

#1 Variant by Mark Brooks (Table of Contents: 13)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Brooks
Inks
Mark Brooks
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Colors
Laura Martin

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

A Nation under Our Feet Part 4 (Table of Contents: 15)

Black Panther / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Colors
Laura Martin; Matt Milla
Letters
Joe Sabino; Virtual Calligraphy [as VC]

Genre
superhero
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

World of Wakanda / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Pencils
Manny Mederos
Inks
Manny Mederos
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wakanda is the most scientifically and technologically advanced country on the planet.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

map of Wakanda

Behind the Scenes with Brian Stelfreeze (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
TJ Dietsch; Brian Stelfreeze
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Interview with Brian Stelfreeze, conducted by TJ Dietsch, on his artistic process for this series.

Process and Development (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Ta-Nehisi Coates; Brian Stelfreeze
Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze
Colors
Laura Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Shows the process from script to colored page for page 2. Also includes more from Stelfreeze's sketchbook with a paragraph giving context.

#1 Variant by Ryan Sook (Table of Contents: 19)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ryan Sook (signed)
Inks
Ryan Sook (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1 Variant by Todd Nauk & Rachelle Rosenberg (Table of Contents: 20)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Todd Nauck (signed)
Inks
Todd Nauck (signed)
Colors
Rachelle Rosenberg

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1 50th Anniversary Variant by Felipe Smith (Table of Contents: 21)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Felipe Smith (signed)
Inks
Felipe Smith (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

#1 Variant by Larry Stroman, Mark Morales & Jason Keith (Table of Contents: 22)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Larry Stroman (signed)
Inks
Mark Morales (signed)
Colors
Jason Keith (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1 Hip-Hop Variant by Brian Stelfreeze (Table of Contents: 23)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Inks
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Colors
Brian Stelfreeze (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This variant cover is a tribute to Jay-Z's "The Black Album" album cover.

#1 Funko Variant (Table of Contents: 24)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Reis O'Brien
Inks
Reis O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints
Keywords
Funko

#1 Variant by Skottie Young (Table of Contents: 25)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Skottie Young (signed) [as SY]
Inks
Skottie Young (signed) [as SY]
Colors
Skottie Young (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther
Reprints

#1 Variant by John Tyler Christopher (Table of Contents: 26)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Tyler Christopher
Inks
John Tyler Christopher
Colors
John Tyler Christopher ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1 Variant by Neal Adams (Table of Contents: 27)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther
Reprints

#1 Variant by Dale Keown (Table of Contents: 28)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dale Keown (signed)
Inks
Dale Keown (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1 Variant by Mike McKone & Frank Martin (Table of Contents: 29)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike McKone
Inks
Mike McKone
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#1-4 Variants by Sanford Green (Table of Contents: 30)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Sanford Greene
Inks
Sanford Greene
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Chaka]; N'Yami; T'Challa (baby; youth; teenager); Ororo (teenager)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprints Sanford Greene's variant covers for issues 1-4, two to a page.

#2 Variant by Frank Cho (Table of Contents: 31)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Cho (signed; painted)
Inks
Frank Cho (signed; painted)
Colors
Frank Cho (signed; painted)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#2 Variant by Jamal Campbell (Table of Contents: 32)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jamal Campbell
Inks
Jamal Campbell
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

#3 Variant by Kyle Baker (Table of Contents: 33)

Black Panther / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kyle Baker (signed)
Inks
Kyle Baker (signed)
Colors
Kyle Baker ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]
Reprints

Black Panther Chronology (Table of Contents: 34)

Black Panther / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
List of significant Black Panther stories with brief recaps and small cover reprints

[Ta-Nehisi Coates / Brian Stelfreeze / Laura Martin / Joe Sabino] (Table of Contents: 35)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

About the authors' section. Spotlights Ta-Nehisi Coates, Brian Stelfreeze, Laura Martin, and Joe Sabino.

Introducing: The Sensational Black Panther! (Table of Contents: 36)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Jack Kirby's original cover for this issue is printed in Jungle Action #11 (September 1974).

The Black Panther! (Table of Contents: 37)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa] (introduction); Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing]; Inhumans [Black Bolt; Medusa; Karnak; Crystal; Gorgon]; Maximus; Wyatt Wingfoot
Synopsis
The Black Panther invites the FF to Wakanda and demonstrates his powers by attacking them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

introduction of T'Challa, the Black Panther.

Collected Editions (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

Black Panther / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A New Era Begins (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

Black Panther / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Nation under Our Feet
    Black Panther
  2. 1. Black Panther: Who Is the Black Panther?
    Black Panther
  3. 2. Black Panther: A Nation under Our Feet Book One
  4. 3. ["Black Panther is the ancestral ceremonial title of T'Challa..."]
    Black Panther
  5. 4. #1 Variant by Alex Ross
    Black Panther
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Black Panther
  7. 6. A Nation under Our Feet Part 1
    Black Panther
  8. 7. #1 Variant by Olivier Coipel
    Black Panther
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Black Panther
  10. 9. A Nation under Our Feet Part 2
    Black Panther
  11. 10. #1 Variant by Gabrielle Dell'Otto
    Black Panther
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Black Panther
  13. 12. A Nation under Our Feet Part 3
    Black Panther
  14. 13. #1 Variant by Mark Brooks
    Black Panther
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Black Panther
  16. 15. A Nation under Our Feet Part 4
    Black Panther
  17. 16. ["Wakanda is the most scientifically and technologically advanced country on the planet."]
    World of Wakanda
  18. 17. Behind the Scenes with Brian Stelfreeze
  19. 18. Process and Development
  20. 19. #1 Variant by Ryan Sook
    Black Panther
  21. 20. #1 Variant by Todd Nauk & Rachelle Rosenberg
    Black Panther
  22. 21. #1 50th Anniversary Variant by Felipe Smith
    Black Panther
  23. 22. #1 Variant by Larry Stroman, Mark Morales & Jason Keith
    Black Panther
  24. 23. #1 Hip-Hop Variant by Brian Stelfreeze
    Black Panther
  25. 24. #1 Funko Variant
    Black Panther
  26. 25. #1 Variant by Skottie Young
    Black Panther
  27. 26. #1 Variant by John Tyler Christopher
    Black Panther
  28. 27. #1 Variant by Neal Adams
    Black Panther
  29. 28. #1 Variant by Dale Keown
    Black Panther
  30. 29. #1 Variant by Mike McKone & Frank Martin
    Black Panther
  31. 30. #1-4 Variants by Sanford Green
    Black Panther
  32. 31. #2 Variant by Frank Cho
    Black Panther
  33. 32. #2 Variant by Jamal Campbell
    Black Panther
  34. 33. #3 Variant by Kyle Baker
    Black Panther
  35. 34. Black Panther Chronology
    Black Panther
  36. 35. [Ta-Nehisi Coates / Brian Stelfreeze / Laura Martin / Joe Sabino]
  37. 36. Introducing: The Sensational Black Panther!
    Fantastic Four
  38. 37. The Black Panther!
    Fantastic Four
  39. 38. Collected Editions
    Black Panther
  40. 39. A New Era Begins
    Black Panther
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