Muslim Superheroes The 99 at the Guardian Newspaper

We've previously reported on Islamic superhero series The 99, but now the UK's Guardian newspaper has picked up the story as well, following an announced television series for the comics! Even if you deliberately set out to try to dream up the least probable superhero ever, it's unlikely that you'd manage to come up with... Continue Reading →


Why I based Superheroes on Islam by Naif Al-Mutawa

Dr. Naif Al-Mutawa, the creator of The 99 comic book series, discusses his creation and its motivation in this article for Animation Express: By the time Khalid was born in New York City, shortly after 9/11, I had already made a decision that I needed to find a way to take back Islam from its... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: