• Because Black Adam has lived for so many centuries in his superhuman form, he cannot risk turning back to a mortal being or else he will instantly revert to his correct chronological age. At the end of his first battle against the Marvel Family, Captain Marvel tricked Black Adam into speaking the magic word "Shazam", and the villain was instantaneously aged until become dust[1]. In his second appearance, pronounce the word would returns Black Adam to the Ancient Egypt[2].



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This character is or was primarily an enemy of Captain Marvel, the Wizard Shazam, or any of the extended members of the Marvel Family. This template will categorize articles that include it into the category "Marvel Family Villains."

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