The Religious Affiliation of
Panther Spirit

Religion: African primal-indigenous religion CBR Scale: D

Name: Panther Spirit

Other Names: Panther God

Classification: villain villain   deity deity  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Black Panther (vol. 2) #1 (July 1988): "Cry, the Accursed Country!"

Creators: Peter Gillis, Denys Cowan, Sam de la Rosa

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 3

Enemy of: Black Panther, Jan Van Slambrouck, Mary Van Slambrouck, Ralph Van Slambrouck

Gender: male

The relationship the Panther Spirit to T'Challa (the Black Panther) and to the Panther God worshipped by the Black Panther Cult is unclear to us based purely on our readings of available commentary. No doubt a careful reading of Black Panther (vol. 2) #1-4 would make all of this much clearer. We're not even certain if the "Panther Spirit" should be classified as a "deity.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Black Panther (vol. 2) #1 (July 1988): "Cry, the Accursed Country!"

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