Ultimate Six #6

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Trevor Hairsine Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: January 14, 2004 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 6
8.0Critic Rating
8.2User Rating

It's an all-out slugfest between the Ultimates and the Sinister Six on the White House lawn! Meanwhile, Spider-Man faces an excruciating decision as Aunt May's life hangs in the balance!

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Feb 5, 2004

    A fairly exciting issue that is somewhat undone by the simple fact that there doesn't seem to be enough room to fit the scope of this battle, and this results in some battles that end up feeling a bit abrupt. Now Iron Man versus Sandman, and Doctor Octopus versus the Wasp are more than enough to have me giving this issue the thumbs up, but Trevor Hairsine's decision to deliver the issue in big, page eating panels results in an issue where it feels like we're only getting a look at half the battles. There are also times when I got the sense that the Ultimate Six were going down a bit too easily, and the situation with Spider-Man is resolved a bit too quickly for my liking. However, the issue managed to deliver enough excitement that I don't expect too many fans will be walk away from this issue isappointed. Plus, the final page surprise is pretty unexpected, and I can't wait to see how this situation plays out, as I get the sense it's not going to end well. Plus, one has to love Spider- Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Dave Wallace Feb 2, 2004

    Ultimate Six finally lives up to its promise and delivers a superhero bust-up of the type you thought they didn't make anymore. In a triumph of pacing, the climax to the action element of the series fails to disappoint whilst leaving room for a more thoughtful character-based finale next issue. Read Full Review

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