Questions tagged [black-panther]

2018 American superhero film based on Marvel's Black Panther. Starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya and Letita Wright.

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How and why did T'Challa have the Black Panther power already?

In Black Panther, during the ritual they have to strip-away T'Challa's power before he can compete with M'Baku for the throne. But, why does he have the power in the first place? Didn't he have to ...
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Does T'Chaka actually have Black Panther powers in Civil War?

Beware: Spoilers for Captain America: Civil War and Black Panther. In Captain America: Civil War, T'Chaka is the King of Wakanda, and I understand that the Kings of Wakanda hold the power of the ...
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How is being Wakanda's king and Black Panther connected?

T'Challa was Black Panther before being king. It means that both functions are independent. The throne is hereditary by default (but can be challenged) and the Black Panther role is maybe hereditary (...
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In Black Panther, what was the purpose of this ceremony

In Black Panther, there was a ceremony where... What was the purpose of the ceremony?
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How does Killmonger so easily defeat T'Challa in ritual combat?

In Black Panther, Killmonger is shown to defeat T'Challa in ritual combat without much effort. However, before the fight, T'Challa drinks a potion which gives him the powers of the Black Panther. ...