Ultimate Comics Captain America #2

Writer: Jason Aaron Artist: Ron Garney Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: February 9, 2011 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 5
5.2Critic Rating
6.0User Rating

An Ultimate Comics groundbreaking miniseries! Captain America has met his match, but just who exactly is this nemesis? And what does he want? Superstars JASON AARON (PUNISHERMAX) and RON GARNEY (WOLVERINE: WEAPON X) bring you a gripping tale about what it truly means to wear the flag.

  • 7.0
    IGN - Feb 10, 2011

    Ultimate Comics Captain America #2 is a solid issue, for the most part. The artwork might be lacking, but Aaron's script pitting a pro-American extremist against a treasonous anti-American has turned out to be dramatic gold. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Eye On Comics - Don MacPherson Feb 15, 2011

    The Mike Zeck influence on artist Ron Garney's work is apparent throughout this issue. There's a lot of energy and intensity in just about every panel, and Garney's simpler, slightly exaggerated style certainly suits this action-oriented script. While the visuals are capable and tell the story clearly, I was nevertheless a bit disappointed because the interior art doesn't reflect the iconic cover. Garney and colorist Jason Keith's cover image, an homage to Apocalypse Now, seems to hint at darker, more challenging fare than what we find inside this comic's pages. While the interior artwork is fun and energetic, I wish there had been something that reflected the moody, edgy cover. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Comic Book Resources - Chad Nevett Feb 13, 2011

    The idea behind "Ultimate Captain America" is a good one and there are some good scenes, like Danvers purposefully putting Rogers into a position where he will go rogue in the final scene of the comic. Jason Aaron doesn't seem to have as much of a handle on Ultimate Captain America, or least enough of one to actually have him come across as someone worth rooting for. Then again, was he ever? Read Full Review

  • 3.0
    The Weekly Crisis - Ryan K Lindsay Feb 14, 2011

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