Its a welcome surprise to see black adam still alive. Death of superman comic book value price guide comics. Whos who in the superman comics 1950s 1980s information on characters and places introduced in the superman comic books during the 1950s and up to the revamp in 1986. It will have enough minor defects that it is in clearly worse condition than a brand new freshly published comic, magazine, or book. Now labeled black adam, he was exiled by shazam, but returned in the modern day. I dont necessarily like that he plays second fiddle to superman but ill take the big red cheese however i can get him dc never seems to do shazam justice. Superman vs black adam injustice gods among us comicnewbies. And today, that speculation comes courtesy of dwayne johnson and his upcoming dceu project black adam. But, luckily, if new york city is the city that never sleeps, then comic book movies are the industry that never sleeps, as theres essentially always something to report on or speculate about. One of the worlds foremost wielders of magic, black adam has been both hero and villain over a. Im a big captain marvel shazam fan and ill pretty much read whatever book hes in. As those who are familiar with the world of dc comics probably know, one notable character was also given those powers at one point in time black adam, who dwayne johnson has been lined up to.
You can find out values of action issues by clicking here. The rock took to social media on sunday to offer a new look at his superjacked muscles confirming filming begins this summer while at the same time seemingly taking a jab at the man of steel. Black adam and his group are eventually defeated when superman receives support from the legion of superheroes and the justice society of america. A frequent enemy to earths heroes, black adam believes he is the right person to lead humanity and any action he takes is necessary for the greater good. Black adam chases billy through the streets but superman intervenes and battles him.
Superman s biological father, jorel, was virtually superman s twin as hed been drawn in comic book stories. Dc comics, marvel comics and indie alike, nothing is free from our dramatic readings. He has a lot more experience and is a lot more of a ruthless fighter and that really does give him the advantage, not to mention he has magical attacks. The goto source for comic book and superhero movie fans. Henry cavill superman rumored for black adam 2 with dwayne. Contrary to the usual popular stereotype, the encounter proves most pleasant as they quickly become staunch allies whose individual. Still, its good art and i enjoyed adam s awesomess in.
Interviews read our question and answer sessions with superman comic book writers and artists. Superman comic books comics index lists this section contains a partial index of superman comics prior to 1986, a complete index of superman comics since 1986, lists of all. Black adam producer on the possibility of henry cavills. Superman already attacked adam once while he was pissed off, and adam did well, despite the fact that he had no intention of fighting superman. Dwayne johnson is ultrajacked for black adam, dcs villain turned antihero and archnemesis of shazam and potential foe of superman. An opened version would depend on the condition of the actual comic book. So he cant really fight and gets shaken up pretty bad by adam s hits. On his earth, he became superman in addition to being the president. In the past, johnson has teased that he wants black adam to fight henry cavills superman, and on christmas this year, the two dc movie stars fan flames of fan speculation by releasing a photo of. The only real differences between the three are that superman has the vision powers and a weakness to kryptonite.
Canadian film buff, political junkie, comic book geek, and. Diamond is the comic book direct markets largest distributor, responsible for shipping books from dc and other major publishers. That morality may not align with ours all the time and he is still a comic book villain but its a series of standards he holds himself to, and it. He was at first a oneshot character, but was revived in shazam. Get the best deals on bronze age superman comics when you shop the largest online selection at. The tragic story of a clone who tried to be darth vaders friend legends duration. Adam is just as strong, maybe slightly inferior, but it is so close, it doesnt matter. Hope for henry cavill back as superman may lie with dwayne johnson and black adam 2, according to a rumor grace randolph, who is known for getting some things right, tweeted on tuesday. Superman battles the rocks black adam in bosslogic art true detective creator nic pizzolatto has a controversial take on batman he wants to make dcs new comic book distributors are midtown. This page lists prices for the first 100 issues of superman s appearances in his solo series, which began in 1939. Black adam i do like superman better, and to be honest, they are very close in terms of power.
Calvin ellis, kryptonian name kalel, also known as superman, is a kryptonian president of the united states, on a different earth in the multiverse. Diamond comic distributors is indefinitely suspending new comic book orders from being shipped to its warehouse. Superman battles the rocks black adam in bosslogic art. Superman vs black adam injustice gods among us chan july 6, 2016 leave a comment. Dc is home to the worlds greatest super heroes, including superman, batman, wonder woman, green lantern, the flash, aquaman and more. Everyone was led to believe that he was killed back in year 1.
It has 5 superman vs shazam fights all of which are. Superman and black adam henry cavill and dwayne the rock johnson. Fans are desperate to see black adam clash with the man of steel on the big screen, and producer hiram garcia has now revealed that a cameo from henry cavills superman is something theyre open to. For more on black adam s history, visit his page on. Death battle black adam is an extremely powerful individual and is a worthy opponent of superman. Dceu superman fights black adam in epic artwork screen rant. Comic books dramatically read by the eligible monster team. Superman confronts black adams group until the part where superman has his foreseen encounter with doctor manhattan. The return of black adam is a 2010 short animated superhero film, directed by joaquim dos santos and written by michael jelenic. Justice society of america to be featured in dc comics. The first stop for newbies in the comic book universe. Dwayne johnson says black adam is as strong as superman.
As i have pointed out many times, henry cavills manager is dany garcia, the former wife and business partner of dwayne johnson and producer on the shazam. Most comic fans know that superman actually began life in action comics. Black adam is a fictional supervillain appearing in american comic books published by dc. Dc is home to the worlds greatest super heroes, including superman, batman, wonder. So captain marvel shazam was a superman copy, his arch nemesis black adam was simply the evil version of capt marvel so black adam is an evil ripoff character to superman. Black adam vs superman postcrisis superhero database. Is henry cavill going to appear as superman in the rocks. Spinning out of the events of batman superman, shazam. Adapted by joe kelly who also wrote the comic book story and directed by michael chang. Over the span of the 12minute video, johnson compared the powers and skillset of his character in the dc universe to that of henry cavills superman. First thunder is a 2006 comic book miniseries published by dc comics, written by judd winick, with art by joshua middleton the story recounts the first meeting between two dc superheroes, superman and shazam. Black adam producer addresses the possibility of a cameo.648 271 527 273 78 387 679 1372 1527 404 582 658 1502 1194 323 1633 651 861 1646 1176 950 523 138 645 396 971 85 827 103 541 39 966 407