Ultimates 3 #2

Writer: Jeph Loeb Artist: Joe Madureira, Christian Lichtner Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: January 23, 2008 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 6
3.8Critic Rating
2.2User Rating

Reeling from the sneak attack by Venom, the team has no time to recover--because the evil mutant team known as The Brotherhood has launched a full-scale assault on Tony Stark's mansion!

  • 5.2
    IGN - Rich Jan 23, 2008

    But like Bryan said, the art here is pretty - and far better than the first issue. Being a bit of a fan of Madureira, and of art in general, I found quite a bit of enjoyment from that aspect of the book - but I dare not actually read it again. This definitely builds the case against "silent" comics. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Comics Bulletin - Bryant Frattalone Jan 25, 2008

    Loeb needs to bring this team together and show us some heroism rather than emphasizing the worst traits of humanity in what are supposed to be Earths Mightiest Heroes. Read Full Review

  • 4.1
    IGN - Bryan Joel Jan 23, 2008

    Ultimates 3 would be an okay story arc in Exiles or What If... ("What if the Avengers were all on crystal meth?!?"), but as the bearer of the Ultimates torch it doesn't stack up. The worst part is, Jeph Loeb has somehow make the central tenant of comics -- costumed superheroes beating each other up -- lifeless and irritating. It's going to be a long five issues, folks. Read Full Review

  • 0.8
    Weekly Comic Book Review - J. Montes Jan 29, 2008

    Loeb and Madureira are not only the wrong team for the Ultimates, but for the Ultimate Universe as well. This story may have played well to the comic book audience of the 1990s, but in 2008 it's way behind in the times. Read Full Review

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