Ultimate Spider-Man - Volume 1: Power & Responsibility

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Marvel, May 16, 2007 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 184 pages
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"Ultimate Spider-Man" is the reinterpretation of Spider-Man's origin, updated for today's teens. Starting over at the beginning, the story of how a tortured teen is imbued with startling powers has been completely reimagined to appeal to the high-tech, media savvy youth of today. Full color.

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Good art, solid storytelling. - Goodreads
The writing is solid, if a bit moralistic. - Goodreads
Great art, good plot and a ton of action. - Goodreads
... just good solid writing and gorgeous art! - Goodreads
Basically the exact plot of the first Spider-Man movie. - Goodreads
Decent intro to spider-man but nothing groundbreaking. - Goodreads

Review: Ultimate Spider-Man, Vol. 1: Power and Responsibility (Ultimate Spider-Man #1)

User Review  - Travis - Goodreads

A little disappointed. It was okay cause it's Spider-Man and he's awesome, but the cliches made me sigh about a hundred times. Plus, the way these kids talk is irritating. "Kick is butt!" What "bully ... Read full review

Review: Ultimate Spider-Man, Vol. 1: Power and Responsibility (Ultimate Spider-Man #1)

User Review  - Jean-philippe Rivard - Goodreads

I've started reading this one because I stumbled upon the Ultimate Spiderman TV Show and I wanted to read more. The book starts with the genesis of Peter Parker becoming Spiderman, which the TV series ... Read full review

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Bendis is the Eisner award-winning creator of the Jinx crime comics. Bendis is the recipient of the Cleveland Press Excellence in Journalism Award ans was also nominated for an International Horror Guild award.

Artist Mark Bagley makes his DC debut on this series after spending over 20 years at Marvel Comics illustrating titles such as Ultimate Spider-Man, Amazing Spider-Man and New Warriors.

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