JSA #58

Writer: Geoff Johns Artist: Leonard Kirk, Don Kramer Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: February 4, 2004 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 1
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The penultimate chapter to "Black Reign!" After the end of HAWKMAN #24, a new player joins the fray--with more surprises players still to take the field! But will it be enough to stop Black Adam's reign? Concluded in HAWKMAN #25!

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    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Feb 10, 2004

    A very unexpected revelation in the final pages of this issue, as Hawkman's mystery ally makes a discovery about one of Black Adam's operatives that changes everything. Now I expect Captain Marvel fans will find this revelation to be even cooler than most fans, as they will be more familiar with the implications of this development than myself. Still I can appreciate the gravity of this scene, and I also have to give the scene full marks for being completely unexpected, which doesn't happen all that often. This issue also has a strong sense of urgency to it, as there's a wonderful confrontation scene between Jay Garrick and Hawkman regarding Carter's overly aggressive fighting style, and there's also a couple fairly major developments as two characters are dead by the end of this issue, with Eclipso getting an opportunity to flex his villainous muscle. The big reveal regarding Hawkman's mystery ally is also pretty cool, as once again I had no clue as to what this surprise was until Geo Read Full Review

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