Black Adam: The Justice Society Files: Doctor Fate #1

Writer: Cavan Scott, Bryan Q. Miller Artist: Jesus Merino, Marco Santucci Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: October 5, 2022 Cover Price: $5.99 Critic Reviews: 2
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Long ago, Kent Nelson donned an ancient helmet and became Doctor Fate, defender of order in a universe dominated by chaos. Now he is an impossibly old man, haunted both by memories of a past spent with the now-defunct Justice Society and by visions of an apocalyptic future. When a group of children unwittingly unleash an infernal menace on the Earth, can Kent maintain his humanity while defending those who need him most? The road to Black Adam concludes.

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    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Oct 4, 2022

    The best thing about this story is definitely the art by Jesus Merino, a veteran artist who can draw the hell out of a demon. I doubt any of this story will affect the movie, but I do think it works as a complete tale and also sets Fate up for where he needs to be in order to be the elder statesman of the JSA once more. Read Full Review

  • 2.0 - Chase Magnett Oct 5, 2022

    Doctor Fate's story in the first 30 pages of the issue is a banal showdown between a sorcerer and demon using only cliched imagery and conflicts, which provide readers no cause to care for the heroes or root against the villains. Read Full Review

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