The story held my interest. It seems like it will be set in Phildelphia. No more Fawcett City?
Sivana has been changed to a tall, youngish, muscular guy. Not sure I like that new look. Too similar to the modern version of Hugo Strange.
Billy is portrayed as a trouble making punk who is only pretending to be a nice kid. It will be interesting to see what Johns has planned for that. At least he's not a whiney brat like in "Power OF Shazam".
Still not liking to dopey hoody on the cape. But overall, the first chapter was interesting and better than "Trials", even though nothing really happend except to introduce the main characters and set the stage.
« Back to index
This website, its operator, and any content contained on this site relating to Captain Marvel/Shazam and related properties are not authorized by DC Comics. This site is not sponsored, approved or authorized by DC Comics. The opinions of this site are not necessarily those of DC Comics and this site is not an authoratative voice of the views of Captain Marvel/Shazam and related properties and characters and situations as written by DC Comics. This site serves as a non-profit scholarly work which reviews, promotes, and documents the elements of Captain Marvel/Shazam and related properties in comic books and other media during the 20th century and beyond. All ideas in this site are expressed as a continuation of thought covering the pop culture associated with Captain Marvel/Shazam and related properties. These thoughts are not necessarily the ideas of DC Comics. Some illustrations and words are the creation of others that may or may not have appeared in other publications or websites. Their inclusion in this site is not intended as an infringement of their copyright in any way, but rather is done in the interest of documenting and reviewing pieces of pop culture "comic book" history. Captain Marvel/Shazam and related properties and images are © by DC Comics.