Ultimate Spider-Man is another entry in the long running Spider-Man series. This time, the game is set in the Ultimate universe, which utilizes the series art style, story elements, and characters. You play as Spider-Man, set in a large open New York City. The player is free to explore the world and take on a variety of missions. Most missions build off the main campaign as Spider-Man fights against famous villains from the comics. Completing missions earns Spidey more abilities, like better web-swinging and improved combat skill to better handle to thugs.