Episode 98

The UnCommon Comic Book Creator w/ Tony Weaver Jr


February 20th, 2023

1 hr 17 mins 38 secs

Season 3

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About this Episode

Tony Weaver Jr is a man of many feats: on Forbes's 30 Under 30, CEO of his own media studio, hugely successful on TikTok, and creator of The UnCommons manga, and we got to have him on our latest episode! Our talk with Tony was filled with so many dope moments that you gotta check it out

1- Tony Weaver intro
5- comics or TikTok
9- The Uncommons comic
13- Black MCs
19- writing process
26- being a black creator
28- Yasuke anime and real person
33- Cool Japan process and samurai imagery
47- getting into writing
50- getting into education and talking with kids
52- representation matters with Black Panther
1:04- speaking well

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