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Essential Doom


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Fantastic Four #381
Up In Smoke

Doom obtains the power of the Watcher, a cosmic entity charged with observing important events in the universe. He lures a powerful alien known as "The Hunger" to Latveria. Upon defeating the Hunger alongside the Fantastic Four, Doom lays dying until he uses the remaining power in his armor to disintegrate both himself and Reed Richards.


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Fantastic Four #67 (volume three)
Doom, You Old Softie

By now, Doom and Reed are back in action. In the first part of a multiple-issue arc, Doom devotes his energies to strengthening his own mystic powers and travels abroad to find the lost love that he left behind when he came to America. Upon finding his old flame, Doom imprisons her and uses her soul to create a new mystical armor that enables him to strip the Fantastic Four of their powers and send Reed and Sue's children to Hell!


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Fantastic Four #508
Ain't No Thing

Having been imprisoned in the Null dimension by Reed Richards, Doom finally manages to find a way to escape by taking over the mind and body of Sue Richards. He's been in control of every other member of the Fantastic Four. To complete the set he possesses the body of the Thing. He's defeated only after Mr. Fantastic is forced to kill Ben Grimm.