In the midst of the Crisis on Infinite Earths, police scientist Marlon Wells is struck by lightning and splashed by chemicals in a scene eerily reminiscent of the origin story of an old comic-book hero, the Flash. After being astonished to learn he also possesses the same super-speed as his hero, Marlon realizes he must use his powers for good. But with the world on the brink of annihilation, what can even a Speed Demon do?
For years the Marvel Family have wondered what happened to them on the day before they and others were caught in Sivana’s Suspendium trap. Now a time traveler arrives from the future, explaining the mystery of the missing day and seeking help from America’s other greatest heroes! Witness the secret origin of Shazam’s Squadron of Justice when that fabled team unites once more to stop Zotan the King of Time from changing history as they know it! Introducing time traveler Steffi Swift!
Four thousand years ago, Ibis the Invincible and his beloved Princess Taia began the great sleep that would bring them into the modern age. For centuries, his loyal followers protected his tomb from looters, once even receiving the help of the Mighty Adam. Now, in the present, the hero-turned-villain now known as Black Adam must fulfill the vow he made while he was still Shazam’s champion, even if it means siding not only with Ibis the Invincible but also the wizard Shazam against a powerful ancient foe! If they manage to survive, how will this encounter with the alien wizard Nabu change the lives of Ibis and Taia forever?
Meet Tomas Thomas, another tough private investigator in Chicago — but with a twist! Tom’s super-strength and other abilities come in handy in his new career as a private eye! This P.I.’s work is cut out for him when, after he takes a solo case for a beautiful blonde, she dies before she leaves his office! It soon becomes clear that this routine case is anything but when Tomas Thomas is marked for death! Can he get to the bottom of it without losing his head? Guest starring Ibis the Invincible and Minute Man!
When an old menace threats the future of the heroic Alan Armstrong, family secrets are dredged up to discover which enemy of Spy Smasher’s is behind the kidnapping of his wife, Eve! Now learn the truth behind the secret origin of Spy Smasher, including the birth of the Gyrosub and its literary origins, a story that has never been fully told before! And introducing the new Spy Smasher!
by Libbylawrence, Starsky Hutch 76, Blackwolf247, HarveyKent, Immortalwildcat, Cynthia Finnegan, Arcademan, Brian K. Asbury, Doc Quantum and Goose Gansler
Captain Marvel, Mary Marvel, and Captain Marvel Junior find themselves the targets of a new group of equally powerful foes when the Black Adam Family is born! But who is the evil wizard who can grant the power of Shazam to Teth-Adam’s distant descendants? And are even the Marvel Family, Shazam’s Squadron of Justice, and almost every other hero enough to defeat an evil wizard with the same powers as Shazam, not to mention all the other villains that come out of the woodwork amidst the chaos? Starring the heroes and villains of Earth-S and beyond!
by Martin Maenza, adapted and expanded from Crisis on Infinite Earths #9-10 by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez
As the remaining Earths begin to merge together, Brainiac and Lex Luthor of Earth-One have a plan to take them all! With an army of super-villains gathered from all five Earths, they mount a carefully planned invasion of Earth-Four, Earth-S, and Earth-X, swiftly defeating those worlds’ heroes. An army of super-heroes from Earth-One and Earth-Two soon arrive to free the other three Earths, but with the numbers favoring the villains, can the heroes rally to beat the odds? Guest starring the Justice League of America, the Justice Society of America, the New Teen Titans, the Outsiders, Infinity Inc., the Doom Patrol, the Marvel Family, the Freedom Fighters, and the Sentinels of Justice!
A group of super-villains from three different worlds converges on Earth-S on a quest for a piece of the Rock of Eternity itself! As Shazam’s Squadron of Justice and the Marvel Family take on these villains in individual skirmishes, will the real goal become evident in time for the heroes to stop them?
It’s an adventure that spans space and time as Alexei Luthor, Superman’s arch-enemy, teams up with Dr. Doome, foe of the Seven Soldiers of Victory. Together, the two time-traveling villains pluck a group of super-heroes from parallel universes and multiple times and enslave them in order to capture the entire membership of the All-Star Squadron! But will an elderly master of time named Mr. Weed be able to stop their time-spanning schemes? Meanwhile, Luthor learns how he will die. Can even this infamous criminal scientist avoid his fate? Guest starring the Freedom Fighters, the Marvel Family, and many heroes of the Golden Age!