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The Trials of Shazam, Volume 2 (The Trials of Shazam #2)

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Collecting issues #7-12 of the maxiseries featuring Freddy Freeman's quest to gain the powers of Captain Marvel! Win or lose, Freddy may still need the help of the Justice League of America and Shadowpact to survive the "verdict"!
Paperback, 160 pages
Published July 29th 2008 by DC Comics
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Oscar Torrado
Sep 08, 2014 Oscar Torrado rated it liked it
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Este segundo volumen que sigue las pruebas de Freddy para convertirse en el nuevo Shazam, mejora notablemente con relación a el anterior tomo. En esta compilación que comienza desde el número 7 al 12, vemos a Freddy encontrarse con los dioses que le hace falta para obtener sus dones (Atlas, Mercurio, Apolo y Zeús) mientras que se enfrenta a la par con Sabina, una hechicera designada por el consejo de Merlin para hacerse con los poderes de Shazam.

En este volumen tanto como los personajes, como l
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Timothy Boyd
Aug 10, 2015 Timothy Boyd rated it liked it
Great story of the passing of the gods powers and gifts to the next mortal to win them. Very good art and plot. Recommended
Sean
Feb 26, 2013 Sean rated it it was ok
The second volume of this Shazam trade finishes up the tale of Freddy Freeman's quest to become the new Captain Marvel. While the villain here, Sabina, is uber violent and bloodthirsty she is painfully one note and most of the gods of magic lack interest and awe. The reveal at the end involving one of them doesn't make much sense or the addition of some but not all of the DCU history. Freddy Freeman might make a solid character as Captain Marvel but he didn't present much personality here. The a ...more
Fraser Sherman
As one of DC's countless attempts to rework the 1940s legend Captain Marvel, this veers way too far for me to like it as a reboot (Winick's efforts to separate the gods here from the gods of the original series is really forced). In its own right, as a story of some kid undergoing a quest to gain magic powers, it's quite good, particularly Winick's concept of Atlas. Having read the first half when it came out, nice to finally catch the rest.
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Apr 03, 2012 John Yelverton rated it really liked it
This book series started out so amazingly, and ended on such a whimper. It was truly disappointing.
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Born February 12th, 1970 and raised on Long Island in New York, Judd began cartooning professionally at 16 with a single-paneled strip called Nuts & Bolts. This ran weekly through Anton Publications, a newspaper publisher that produced town papers in the Tri state area. He was paid 10 dollars a week.

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