CULT FACTION

For all your cult film, tv, cartoon, comic and video game needs

Ultimates Volume 1: Super-Human

Created by writer Mark Millar and artist Bryan Hitch Ultimates is a modern reimagining of the Marvel superhero team, The Avengers.

It’s a hard nosed and gritty exploration of what happens when a bunch of ordinary people are turned into super-soldiers and groomed to fight the real-life war on terror.

Darkly written Ultimates breaks away from the standard notion of the ‘superhero’ with a big dose of cynicism and characters stripped of their ‘super-heroic’ status.

With amazing artwork from Hitch it’s an intriguing and amusing modern takes on classic Marvel characters with Captain America as you’ve never seen him before!

Great stuff even if you’ve never entertained the idea of reading a superhero comic!

Related Posts
Vin Diesel spills the beans on Guardians/Avengers crossover?

“The Guardians will be included in ‘Avengers: Infinity War, and that’s incredibly exciting.” It would seem that the secret is finally out (even though we all said it would happen) - Read more

The Amazing Spider Girl – Vol. 1

In the comic book world taking big steps forward can be a scary for any publisher. It is all about the illusion of change whilst peddling the same thing to Read more

Spectrum #0

We love a good sci-fi adventure here at Cult Faction Towers. I was thinking just that as I stepped out of the executive washroom (waterfall, classical music, peacocks) to find a Read more

Preview: The Magic Order #1

Netflix's journey into the world of comics has begun with the arrival of the official trailer for its first comic book - The Magic Order, written by Mark Millar with Read more

Preview: The Avengers – Steed and Mrs Peel: The Comic Strip Adaptations

Britain's stylish saviours are back in action; check out our round-up of the critics' comments... Available to buy and download now, The Avengers – Steed and Mrs Peel: The Comic Read more

Preview: Avengers #10

THE EARTH'S MOST HATED HEROES?! After 700 issues of saving the world, you'd think the Avengers would be due some celebration. But instead the whole world seems to be gunning Read more

Preview: Avengers #1

A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES - courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS! Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited Read more

Preview- The Avengers: The Cybernauts Trilogy (Bluray)

There isn’t much more one can say about The Avengers, the global and stylish television trailblazer it is (by any standards), but Network do have something new to present with Read more

Preview- Firefly #1

BOOM! Studios, along with visionary writer and director Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers), presents an all-new era of the pop culture phenomenon Firefly , as one of Read more

Preview- Absolute Carnage: The Avengers #1

CAPTAIN AMERICA! HAWKEYE! THE THING! WOLVERINE! Years ago, Cletus Kasady used the Carnage symbiote to take over a small town called Doverton, Colorado, as well as the team of Avengers Read more

Founded Cult Faction in 2014. Some would describe him as a teacher, writer, dream weaver, and visionary... some would not...

%d bloggers like this: