Black Panther is a character from Marvel comics, debuting Fantastic Four (#52) in July of 1966. He has widely grown in popularity since his inclusion in Marvel Ultimate Alliance, Avengers cartoons (Ultimate Avengers 2 movie and Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, and recently his Marvel Cinematic Universe's movie appearance since Captain America: Civil War. Black Panther is introduced to the Marvel vs. Capcom series, starting as one of the Marvel character cards for Heroes and Heralds Mode in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, then becoming playable in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite.
He is the ruler of a fictional African nation, Wakanda. In Infinite he is becomes the ruler of Valkanda, a fusion between his home country Wakanda, and Val Habar of Capcom's Monster Hunter universe.