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Ultimate Fantastic Four, Vol. 1: The Fantastic (2004)

by Brian Michael Bendis

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An origin story for the Fantastic Four. These superheroes were never exactly my cup of tea, but it's interesting to learn where they came from and why they stay together. ( )
  questbird | Jul 17, 2014 |
A negative zone transportation experiment gone awry seemed like a reasonable update of the 1961 first-to-the-moon story. But I think changing the accident that gave the FF their powers from having stemmed from Reed's hubris to the result of sabotage breaks something fundamental.

Maybe I'd feel differently if it was a great story with great characters, but it wasn't. ( )
  zed_lopez | Mar 31, 2013 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0785113932, Paperback)

The World's Greatest Comic Magazine - and subject of the upcoming blockbuster motion picture - at long last makes its long-awaited debut in the Ultimate Marvel Universe! Witness the beginnings of the Four - Reed Richards, Johnny Storm, Susan Storm and Ben Grimm - super-hero icons for the new century! When high-school genius Reed Richards enrolls at a secret government-sponsored school for the most gifted minds in the world, he unwittingly starts himself and his friends on the journey of a lifetime! A story about science, adventure, and above all else family, set in the most dynamic and unpredictable universe in the comic-book world! Collects Ultimate Fantastic Four #1-6.

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A young Reed Richards is recruited by a government think-tank after they are affected by his experiments.

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