Ultimate Six #2

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Trevor Hairsine Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: October 1, 2003 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 6
8.0Critic Rating
8.0User Rating

The Ultimate Six make their daring escape from SHIELD custody. What are their plans? Who will be their first victim? Find out here!

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Oct 8, 2003

    A somewhat slow issue, in which the members of the Ultimate Six are given a little more time to project a sense of just how truly evil they are, with Doctor Octopus being the biggest benefactor of this mandate, with his wonderfully chilling moment where we see he manages to pull a fast one on his captors. In fact primarily because I'm such a big Doctor Octopus fan I'm more than willing to overlook the fact that very little actually occurs in this issue beyond the escape attempt. I mean there's a six page scene with the Ultimates where precious little actually occurs beyond the team getting itself brought up to speed, while Captain America is given another chip to place upon his shoulder. The last page reveal of who the sixth member of the group will be should also catch some readers by surprise, though as I said in my previous review this does fit the pattern we saw from the Green Goblin in his previous appearance. It is good to see the issue ends with the five villains back on the str Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Cody Dolan Oct 5, 2003

    The next issue promises to amp up the action and Im hoping that pledge is fulfilled. Even though Ive enjoyed the series so far, I need some action for it to keep my interest. Bendis obviously knows how to write these characters in the conference room, no I want to see how he does on the battlefield. Read Full Review

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