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How fast were Bucky, T'Challa and Steve running in Civil War?

Somewhat over 62.5 mph but likely under 72.8 mph A bit of assumption going on but... When Captain America went for a relaxed run around Washington DC in Captain America: The Winter Soldier Sam ...
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Does the Black Panther suit give extra speed?

According to Marvel, in the comics it's not the suit T'Challa's senses and physical attributes have been enhanced to superhuman levels by the heart-shaped herb. The Heart-shaped Herb The Heart-...
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Has Wakanda ever accepted refugees?

In the MCU, we learn that Wakanda is (almost) entirely isolationist. With the exception of Bucky, who's living at a remote farm just inside the border, seemingly as a personal favour to Steve Rogers, ...
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How does T'Challa have the spirit of the Black Panther during Civil War?

Marvel published a prequel comic book to Black Panther, called Black Panther Prelude, that details the story of T'Challa becoming the Black Panther. His father chose to step down and pass on the ...
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How did Wakanda got so wealthy and technologically advanced?

The movie glosses over this during the opening monologue (the "history of Wakanda" story), but it does explain that the presence of vibranium has allowed Wakanda to advance faster technologically than ...
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Has any version of Marvel's Black Panther ever been able to actually turn into a Were-Panther form?

The Black Panther (T'Challa) is able to transform into a were-panther in the Marvel Mangaverse In Marvel's Mangaverse designated as Earth-2301, T'Challa is able to transform into a Were-panther. In ...
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What narrative purpose does Ulysses Klaue serve in Black Panther?

No one knows who Killmonger is before he gets to Wakanda. Sure he can easily reveal himself as a Wakandan and N’Jobu’s son but bringing Klaue’s body in gets him through the gate more easily. ...
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What is the name of the Black Panther persona in the Wakandan language(s)?

Comics In Black Panther vol. 6, we learn that his people call him Damisa-Sarki, which stands for "the Panther" in Wakandan. Source: his entry in Marvel Wikia 2018 Movie The language spoken ...
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How does T'Challa have the spirit of the Black Panther during Civil War?

I can't comment so I apologize if the answer doesn't have proper sources (as of now). I watched the movie on Wednesday. In the movie: From what we have seen, it is likely that (in the MCU at least) ...
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In Black Panther, what is the Ancestral Plane?

We may have got a little more colour about the Ancestral Plane prior to Black Panther, in Captain America: Civil War: T'CHALLA: In my culture death is not the end. It's more of a… stepping-off ...
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Why was T'Challa allowed to become Black Panther before the challenge?

As explained in this answer, you are mixing together two separate events. It's a common mistake, the movies aren't entirely clear about it, but they do make a distinction between: Being the Black ...
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Has the problem of the Legacy of the Black Panther ever been solved in the comics?

Yes. Erik Killmonger's plan went somewhat differently in the comics. He never destroyed the herb gardens, so the Black Panther legacy was never put in jeopardy. However, there is an alternate way ...
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Where did Black Panther go to school?

T'Challa Black Panther went to graduate school at Oxford University in England and received a PhD in Physics. That's from this Wikia article, citing the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z ...
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Would a Jabari ruler of Wakanda take on the mantle of Black Panther?

I'm basing this answer on Earth 616 (the main Marvel comics continuity). It is apparently the 'Heart-Shaped Herb' that is said to link the Black Panther to the Panther goddess Bast [Black Panther Vol ...
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What was Black Panther's ring doing?

Apparently, Nothing. After a bit of Google-Fu, it would appear that Black Panther's ring does not, in fact, do anything special. The ring goes unmentioned in the "powers and abilities" section of the ...
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Was the Black Panther's Suit ever made from Adamantium?

In the comics, the Black Panther has a vibranium-weave suit. Directly from Marvel Universe T'Challa's Vibranium-weave uniform absorbs the kinetic force of impacts, rendering him bulletproof. His ...
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In Black Panther, what is the Ancestral Plane?

Moon Knight (2022 MCU miniseries) expounds upon the Ancestral Plane, where it is described to be "an afterlife", one of "many intersectional planes of untethered consciousness", ...
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How fast were Bucky, T'Challa and Steve running in Civil War?

The MCU Cap seems to have the Earth 1610's powers, and the speeds listed above line up with the speed 1610's Cap is capable of. As listed straight from the Marvel wiki, Superhuman Speed: Captain ...
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What narrative purpose does Ulysses Klaue serve in Black Panther?

There's some subtext to the presentation as well revolving around W'Kabi of the Border Tribe. The dialogue only hints at this sub-story One day, as Wakanda prospered, a weapons trafficker named ...
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Does Wakanda follow the Sokovia Accords?

I dont see why not, as the sovereign on Wakanda, the Black panther basically Monitors himself thus keeping to the accord Any enhanced individuals who sign are prohibited from taking action in any ...
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What was Black Panther's ring doing?

The ring does have special abilities. In the words of Anthony Russo, Co-Director of Civil War, Black Panther’s ring is special to him because it was worn by his father, the king. When he puts it ...
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How did Wakanda got so wealthy and technologically advanced?

They made their technology themselves. Klaue states it himself, every form of tech, down to their cars and even clothes, is either made of vibranium or has a vibranium component. They don't need ...
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Origin of T’Challa the Black Panther’s creation and Stan lee and Jack Kirby influences on creation of the character

Possibly unsurprisingly, given Stan Lee's history of promotion occasionally trumping truth, it's disputed. The origin of the idea for the character was disputed by both Kirby and Lee. Jack Kirby ...
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Where can I find the episodes to the Black Panther 2010 Animated series?

All the episodes are available for free on Marvel's official YouTube channel. Here's the link to the playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLK5HARgNfgj_FRfxSYUSQiAE_vC5fYPcw
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