Ultimate Spider-Man #79

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Mark Bagley Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: July 6, 2005 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 4
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WARRIORS PART 1 The Ultimate debut of several Marvel characters, including Moon Knight, is here! And Spidey thinks he's had trouble before... but nothing has has ever made him declare -- "Peter Parker" no more!

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    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Jul 26, 2005

    I do have to wonder what this issue's cover has to do with the issue's actual story. While it's a nice change of pace from the typical clinging to a wall action pose that this book offers up, this cover had me anticipating an appearance by Hydro Man, or at least a battle with the Lizard in the city's sewer system. Still, even with the confusing cover image this issue provides yet another fine example of Mark Bagley's talents as there's several solid bits of action in this issue, from the great little moment where this arc's villain makes his initial appearance, to the equally impressive bit where he gets to show off the bullet-proof quality of his head. I also rather enjoyed the attention to detail on display, from the fact that our villain is still sporting the surgical scars from the operation, to the appearance of Spider-Man's spider sense before the character falls victim to a surprise attack. I'm not quite sold on the new design of our surprise guest-hero though, but this is l Read Full Review

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