Ultimates 2 #7

Ultimates 2 #7

Event\Storyline: Secret Empire Writer: Al Ewing Artist: Aud Koch Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: May 17, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 12
6.6Critic Rating
5.6User Rating

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SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN!
•  As Steve Rogers makes his move, the Ultimates find themselves on the wrong side of his plans.
•  With an existential threat in control of Earth, Galactus might be their last hope...
•  ...but the Lifebringer has problems of his own.
Rated T+

  • 8.0
    Geeked Out Nation - Jideobi Odunze May 18, 2017

    Ultimates 2 #7 definitely has you feeling some sort of way about the trouble this team finds themselves in at the hands of Steve Rogers, HYDRA, and this endless horde of Chitauri. I can't say that I find myself caring for the Secret Empire plot, but this issue still managed to make me care for where the Ultimates stand being locked outside of Earth. Read Full Review

  • 6.9
    Black Nerd Problems - Omar Holmon May 18, 2017

    Can we get back to the cosmic war going on outside which no species is safe from now? The team did deserve a break for all the set up they been giving us but my god, not like this… Secret Empire? Not like this, man. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    411Mania - Sankalp G. May 18, 2017

    Ultimates #7 is an issue that can be skipped. The issue may have had much to tell but the art was not at all suited to the series and it could take away most of interest from the readers instantly. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Wolf Warner May 17, 2017

    I dug the dialouge but the art threw me for a loop. Looks like Galactus is sitting this one out!!!!

  • 5.5
    Jack's Yattering May 17, 2017

    ULTIMATES2 #7: An unfortunate, forced fill-in issue. The series has, obviously, been put on hold while SECRET EMPIRE plays out. ULTIMATES2 will, likely, continue as planned when the tie-ins are over with. I'd wager that in re-reading ULTIMATES2, when all is said and done, it will read seamlessly if you skip these SECRET EMPIRE issues. All that said, Al Ewing makes the best of things this issue. It IS as well-written as ever. It is the high-quality of the writing and a nice cover that made my final score as high as it is. After all, the story is, mostly a reiteration of what we've, already, read about (several times) in SECRET EMPIRE (and elsewhere) and the low quality of the art needs no comment (in case you haven't seen it...it is BAD). I don't normally knock somebody's artwork because I can't draw any better... except, in this case, I think I could. All said...this issue was a rare low for an otherwise great series. SCORE: 5.4

  • 5.5
    Spock's Brain Jun 8, 2017

    It was pretty much at the same point of "The Ultimates" run about a year ago that "Civil War II" took over the events of the comic, after a great first arc, and it remained mired in that event until it finished its run at #12. Let's hope it doesn't last so long this time, because "Secret Empire" has invaded "Ultimates 2" and delivered a pretty underwhelming issue. It's basically Carol and her corp fighting the CHitauri, who all die when they hit the shield once they get past this defense force (so what's the point?). The art is raw and might be suited to an independent project or something, but it is pretty jarring (in the worst sense of the word) here. All in all, it's pretty depressing to see what was going on in this book sacrificed to fill in the blanks of the latest spectacle. Shitty.

  • 5.0
    freemanlouis7 May 18, 2017

    Curse these useless crossover issues!

  • 2.0
    Sav May 17, 2017

    Absolutely disgusting artwork. Worse than the garbage that started this run. Plus, the story is so bland. Such a terrible issue.

  • 2.0
    Jon Comics Sep 2, 2017

    Awful awful art. Pointless Secret Empire tie in

  • 7.5
    Destraction May 18, 2017

  • 7.0
    EDiakota May 17, 2017

  • 7.0
    Jabberwocky_Superfly May 19, 2017

  • 7.0
    StanielK May 23, 2017

  • 6.5
    sebastianorellana95 May 21, 2017

  • 5.5
    ModestMoonMan Aug 6, 2017

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