Team


Marvel Family

SHAZAM Family


Nick Name
Earth's Mightiest Family
Family Members

Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel Jr.

Mary Marvel


Extended Family

Fat Marvel

Hill Billy Marvel

Tall Marvel

Uncle Marvel


Distant Relatives

Freckles Marvel

Hoppy the Marvel Bunny

Mr. Tawky Tawny


Occupation
Allegiance of individuals sharing the powers or ideals of Captain Marvel.
Legal Status
Citizens of Earth and other dimensions.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Primarily Earth
Group Alliances

Justice League

Justice Society


Base of Operations

Fawcett City, Indiana


Note: Named for the original publisher of Marvel Family in the 1940's, Fawcett Publishing.


Accessories

SHAZAM!: Mystical word enabling superhuman abilities.


Note: Powers of the mystical word SHAZAM! are based on the wisdom of Solomon, strength of Hercules, stamina of Atlas, power of Zeus, courage of Achilles and speed of Mercury.


Note: Traditionally the gods were different for female members of the Marvel Family. SHAZAM! was based on the grace of Selena, strength of Hippolyta, skill of Ariadne, fleetness of Zephyrus, beauty of Aurora and wisdom of Minerva.


Common Enemies

Black Adam

Captain Death

Captain Nazi

Crocodile Man

Dr. Sivana

Dummy

Evil Eye

Goat Man

IBAC the Cursed

Jeepers

King Kull

Monster Squad

Mr. Atom

Mr. Banjo

Mr. Mind

Mr. Who

Nippo

Oggar

Oom

Ramulus


Regularly Appearing

Captain Marvel Adventures

Marvel Family

Power of SHAZAM

SHAZAM!

Whiz Comics

WOW Comics


First Appearance

First Mentioned

Captain Marvel Adventures #18 (Dec. 1942)


First Unified Appearance

Marvel Family #1 (Dec. 1945)


Creator
Otto Binder & C.C. Beck
Origin

A loose affiliation of six individuals who have been granted special powers by the ancient wizard Shazam and their friends and allies that fight for the cause of justice as the Marvel Family.


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