For the better part of a century the Shadows sinister laughter brought the chill of fear to evil-doers but in our modern times, the streets of Manhattan have gone largely silent. But he is not forgotten. Not by the people hes saved. Mary Jerez, is one of those people. The Shadow saved her from a horrifying school shooting Mary knows all too well what evil lurks in the hearts of men.
So when a horribly burnt man incredibly strong and fierce, despite his terrible injuries arrives under her care as a resident at the hospital she believes she knows who he is, too. Is this mysterious man actually the Shadow and with Marys help, will evil-doers again know what it means to fear his terrible justice?
Si Spurrier (X-Force, X-Men: Legacy, Judge Dredd) and Daniel HDR (Superman, Cyborg) bring the pulp icon into modern day in a tale full of deadly intrigue, gun-blazing action, and a study of the nature of evil!