Watch: From comics to TV, everything you need to know about Luke Cage

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Sep 29, 2016, 7:41 PM EDT

It's finally here. After his scene-stealing debut as Luke Cage in last year's Jessica Jones, Mike Colter is reprising his role as the unbreakable icon in his own series. 

The first season of Marvel's Luke Cage drops on Netflix tomorrow (or very late tonight, for the more motivated bingers out there), but Luke Cage is much more than just a TV show. He's one of the most popular African-American heroes in comics, with a storied history that spans decades and one of the most fascinating character evolutions in the Marvel Universe. From his debut in 1972, to his stint as a Hero For Hire, and even the random animated pit stops in between.

Now join Blastr as we break out the back issues and give you everything you need to know about Luke Cage: