In a couple of short weeks, we'll welcome a new addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Chadwick Boseman takes up the part of T'Challa -- aka Black Panther -- in Captain America: Civil War. Excitement for his arrival is off the charts, as fans wait to see what this major Marvel player is like on the big screen.
But who is T'Challa? What are the character's origins, both in terms of where he comes from and how he was created? And what can we expect when the curtain rises on Civil War? Join Blastr for a trip back through Black Panther's history as we fill you in on Wakanda, connections to the Black Panther party (or lack thereof) and T'Challa's rocky romantic history.