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"Nubian vs Nubian" is the sixth episode of the first season of the animated anthology series, The Boys Presents: Diabolical. Its animation style is inspired by The Boondocks. It was released on March 4, 2022 on Amazon Prime Video.

This is one of three animated shorts considered canonical to The Boys TV show.[1]


Getting divorced is complicated. Divorce with a kid, even more so. Superheroes divorcing a daughter who is determined NOT to happen? There will be blood...


8 years ago, a hero called Nubian Prince showed up and stopping Groundhawk from robbing a bank. The pair fight until Nubia, Queen of Thunder, shows up and works with her fellow Nubian to stop the enemy.

This was the start of the pair’s whirlwind romance. In present, Nubian and Nubia have have an 8 year old daughter, Maya together. However, their romance has turned sour, full of anger and resentment toward one another. They even fight in front of their daughter. While they try to explain what’s happening, Maya asks whether they’re going to get a divorce.

Maya realizes she needs to do something so she heads off to find Groundhawk at his house. All of this is a ploy to bring him back into the fight, believing that in doing so it’ll fix her parents’ marriage. It seems to work , at least for a little while, as they start to get along again because they have a common enemy.

After killing Groundhawk and leaving him in a bloody heap, the pair head home and have sex. In the morning though, nothing has changed. So Maya slams down the divorce papers and tells them to sign.




"Do You Have Any Idea What A Thunder Clap To The Balls Feels Like?"
—Nubian Prince