Black Adam #8

Writer: Christopher Priest Artist: Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: February 22, 2023 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 8
8.2Critic Rating
8.3User Rating

RISE! A new chapter begins in the 24th century B.C. with Teth-Adam-Egypt’s original, cheerful, and noble champion of Shazam-facing his greatest challenge in the person of his former enslaver, now sorcerously enhanced to become Ibac the Invincible! Mighty Adam’s heroic defense of Egypt is compromised by the dark secret he harbors. Meanwhile, in the present day, Black Adam saves a crippled jetliner from crashing into the Middle East’s most controversial city, sparking unrest at home in Kahndaq!

  • 8.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Feb 21, 2023

    With only four issues left, it's a little odd just how unclear the main central plot of this series is, but despite that it's always compelling. Priest is at his best writing fatally flawed antiheroes, and this is a fascinating follow-up to his massive run on Deathstroke. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    DC Comics News - Bryant Lucas Feb 26, 2023

    Overall, this issue, like the series, is good it's just a lot. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Chase Magnett Feb 22, 2023

    There's also an astounding action sequence that reads like something out of Superman in all but how Black Adam handles it. The power in those action-oriented pages is stunning, but it's the history filling most of the issue that will keep readers engaged (hopefully for years to come). Read Full Review

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