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Review: Ultimate Captain America
The Le (08/15/2010)
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HeroClix Ultimate Captain America

HeroClix Ultimate Captain America

Vetaran Version
And now for just 14 points more you can sport the Veteran version of Ultimate Captain America. These extra points instantly give Cap an extra click of life which front loads him a little more with a much higher speed (10) and higher attack value. The other big change is the second click of Outwit, which could be a blessing or a curse. As such, this will definitely making Charging your opponent more appealing!

There's also an interesting change in the middle with the addition of two clicks of Toughness, which works better than Defend since you're probably going to be in the middle of the fight at this point.

HeroClix Ultimate Captain AmericaAs for keywords, he loses the S.H.I.E.L.D. word that the Experienced version had, which limits him a tad.

Final Verdict
The Veteran version is just a beefed up version of the Experienced version, so if you're looking to hedge your bets and you have the points to spare then he'd be good for your team. He's still going to be a secondary attacker though, so plan accordingly.

That being said, your best option here is going with the Experienced version. Point for point, he'll give you the best bang for the buck. The Veteran version isn't a bad option by any means, especially with that second click of Outwit, but I'd rather use the Captain America as a pure attacker (Exp) rather than a utility attacker (Vet). I simply don't want to risk losing that Outwit.

How would you play Ultimate Captain America?

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Your Comments:
Lord Logan, you're out of your mind if you don't think Ultimates was a great set; Ult. Thor, Hulk, and Iron Man where beasts! However, if you have ever been on the receiving end of an Ult. Thor attack, you have my sympathy. If thats true, all the more reason to go buy Thor as a single (Strikezoneonline) and spin your opponent(s) dials. I have him, and believe me, it's worth seeing the devastated look on their face when you smack them for 5 (Or 6 with ICWO!) damage.

Posted by: Owlman166 on 10/8/2010 8:34:28 PM
I love ultimates, if it wasnt for ultimates 1 & 2 i never would have gotten in to the mainstream avengers... its just a shame that they followed those great arcs with ultimates 3 which was very sub-par by any comics standard, although the art work was amazing.
living in the UK we got a bit short changed when the ultimates set was released so i only managed to aquire the rookie version and given that i had the avengers ww2 version i decided to repaint him as bucky cap, so now i can only really use the ww2 version, which is fine by me.
although power creep is a real problem for me i dont think this REV set has suffered from it, the rookie version still sees a lot of use from me and he's the worst of the bunch

Posted by: Ste on 8/24/2010 9:49:20 AM

Posted by: Lord Logan on 8/17/2010 1:12:21 AM
i like the 95 point Ucap that came out of the avengers set hes kool he kicks a** and hes only 95 points

Posted by: jack on 8/16/2010 5:37:43 PM
I must differ with your assessment of Leap/Climb, it is very useful in certain circumstances. For example, if you're playing on a map that has plenty of height, such as buildings or cliffs. It's always great to park a character with L/C next to the building where your opponent will inevitably put the support piece that is doling out Perplex and Outwit. Then, give your L/C character an action and clock that irritating little support piece. They'll never see it coming. ;)

Posted by: ninthdoc on 8/16/2010 10:05:37 AM
Give the experienced version a shot with the feats 'Not So Special' and 'Loner' - you'll be surprised what extra value you'll get out of 8 more points!

Posted by: RTD on 8/16/2010 9:43:14 AM
I play E Ult Cap as often as I can. He works great on SHIELD teams. The Vet has an extra click of life, and that 2nd click with Outwit alone with the Ultimates TA is very useful. However, the Vet also has a slight dip in DV that the Exp one does not. Also I am suprised that the Avengers version was not mentioned. The Avenger WWII version of Cap weighs in at 95 points, and it's big addition to the Ultimates is Super Strength (which is a rare power for that team)which goes well with front loaded Charge. It has a limited used SP which lets him make a second attack if he KO's a figure. Comicly accurate if you imagine Cap dropping into a group of nazi mooks and cracking some skulls. While it's AV is pretty solid, the DV on the figure drops quickly and mid-dial 1 damage with CCE limits it's range options. Overall it's Ultimates E Cap ftw by a longshot!!!

Posted by: bigbro911 on 8/16/2010 8:08:08 AM
How would I play Ult. Cap? I wouldn't. Power creep has taken this guy out just like Ult. Thor.

Posted by: Clixkilla on 8/16/2010 5:37:35 AM