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In the 1974-75 series collected here, comics master Kirby (cocreator of the Fantastic Four, Captain America, and other heroes) envisions a colorful near future in which armies are outlawed and the Global Peace Agents policing the world hide their identities and use only nonviolent methods. But for jobs requiring force, the Peace Agents call on the mohawk-crested OMAC, who is fed information and superhuman power by the artificially intelligent orbiting satellite Brother Eye. OMAC's origin manages some heart-tugging emotion (not something Kirby is normally known for), as Buddy Blank, harassed office boy at Pseudo-People, Inc., is transformed into OMAC to thwart the company's evil plans, in the process uncovering the tragic secret of his only friend there, Lila. Later issues mix futuristic technologies and concepts with copious action, as OMAC takes on the super-rich Mister Big, mercenary commander Marshal Kafka, and a crime cabal plotting to transplant the brains of the aged into the bodies of young kidnap victims. As with his recently collected Fourth World saga, Kirby was unable to conclude OMAC before leaving DC, so the book's ending is abrupt. But with its unfettered imagination and larger-than-life verve, this is prime Kirby, worthy of any collection.