Ultimate Spider-Man #41

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Mark Bagley Publisher: Marvel Comics Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 5
8.0Critic Rating
8.4User Rating

Game, set, Geldoff!

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Jun 5, 2003

    The material involving the new villain isn't exactly grabbing my interest, but then again Brian Michael Bendis hasn't actually ventured too deeply into this plot, so I'll reserve judgment until he actually starts sending some more attention its way. This issue is far more interested in the relationship between Peter and Mary Jane, as the two manage to mend their fences, with Mary Jane taking up with olive branch that Peter offered up a couple issues back, and making it clear that she loves him. Now I must say that I do think Brian Michael Bendis could've dug a little deeper into the reasons why the two broke up in the first place, as MJ almost is almost jovial about the idea that her life was threatened simply because she knew Peter, and given the hell that Peter has been put through recently involving Eddie Brock, it did strike me as a little strange that two would raced back into each others arms. Still, Brian Michael Bendis is a masterful writer when it comes to dialogue, and this i Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Tim Hartnett May 30, 2003

    Bendis' Ultimate Spider-Man is superior to his Daredevil work with this smart, engaging read which leaves the reader with a smile, and the superhero sense honored. It brings an intelligent, fun tone; unfortunately not some other Marvels. No wonder this continues to be in the Top Five every month; Bendis and crew deserve it---all the way to the ages. Read Full Review

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