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When Billy Batson follows a mysterious stranger onto the subway, he never imagines he’s entering a strange world of powerful wizards, talking tigers, kid-eating monsters, political intrigue and mysterious villains. But Billy encounters all that and more when the wizard gives him a magic word that transforms him into the World’s Mightiest Mortal. Now he must use his extraordinary new abilities to face an incoming invasion of alien creatures and to stop mad scientist Dr. Sivana and his Monster Society of Evil from taking over the world! Collects the four-issue miniseries written and illustrated by New York Times best-selling author Jeff Smith.

Introduction done by Alex Ross.


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The World's Mightiest Story for the Mightiest Mortal 0

There have been been many retellings of Captain Marvel's origin and the Monster Society of Evil over the years, so it seems only natural to combine the two stories in a fresh new reimagining of Captain Marvel. Billy Batson is an orphan on his streets struggling to make it who gets chosen by the wizard to take on the powers of Shazam. Billy later goes against the Wizard's wishes and goes to the end of eternity and inadvertently releases Mister Mind. To further complicate things, Billy discovers t...

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