McDonald’s Unveils “Black Panther” Happy Meal – NBC Chicago

Before “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” hits the big screens, fans can get a taste of the film at McDonald’s.

The Chicago-based fast food chain just launched a superhero-inspired Happy Meal collaboration with Marvel Studios.

Each meal comes with one of 10 toys based on a range of characters from the film.


Happy Meals now include one of ten “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” superhero toys based on characters from the movie, from fan favorites like Shuri and Okoye to newcomers like Namor and Ironheart. It will be available for a limited time at participating restaurants nationwide, while supplies last. Photo courtesy of McDonald’s.

McDonald’s even released new boxes for the occasion.

“The first ‘Black Panther’ movie inspired a new generation of Marvel lovers – and it’s because of the powerful story it told…” Jennifer Healan, VP of US Marketing, branded content and engagement at McDonald’s, said in a statement on Tuesday. “It set a whole new standard for big-screen representation. And now, we’re excited to bring that experience to our restaurants and help fans see and celebrate their inner hero with this new Happy Meal – because seeing is believing.

The meal is available now for a limited time while supplies last at participating restaurants nationwide.

Directed by Ryan Coogler, the film starring Tenoch Huerta, Angela Bassett, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright hits theaters November 11.

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