Right after we found out Miles Morales wasn’t staying in the Mainstream Marvel Universe, Marvel has unveiled their plans for the Ultimate Universe titles post Cataclysm. Lets just say, they’re not going away but instead will shift focus to a younger crowd. Marvel will be publishing three titles after Cataclysm, All-New Ultimates, Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man, and Ultimate FF.
The titles will see some changes to what we’re accustomed to as well. All-New Ultimates is essentially the Ultimate Spider-Friends series, consisting of Spider-Man, Cloak, Dagger, Bombshell, Kitty Pryde, and Black Widow (formerly Spider-Woman). This series will be written by [...]
The biggest talk in Marvel comics right now may be Infinity, soon to be followed by Inhumanity, but where my mind tends to wander is the Ultimate Universe line. As I’ve said before, I cut my teeth on comics with the Ultimate series and it gave me a reason to stay into comics as a whole. From ultimate Spider-Man, the Ultimates, and Ultimate Origins, I’ve read every issue ever released and currently find myself at the precipice of losing it all.
A few weeks back I read an article on CBR with Joshua Hale Fialkov, current writer of Ultimate Comics Ultimates and soon to be Ultimate X-Men for Cataclysm, in which he stated that if the Ultimate Universe were to end, he would “be out [...]
The Ultimate Universe in Marvel has been my bread and butter since I was first introduced into comic books in 2005/2006. The series started in 2000 with Ultimate Spider-Man written by Brian Michael Bendis and has followed with some of the best comic books/graphic novels I’ve ever come across, e.g. Ultimates (anything but 3 or written by Jeph Loeb). As we reach the latter half of 2013, the series goes strong under the Ultimate Comics moniker and titles including Ultimates, Spider-Man, and X-Men. All three are solid on-going series that exist within the same contained universe, a modern day Earth. This was the premise when it was designed and still manages to reintroduce characters in [...]