Volume 8
Volume 8
Volume 8
Written by Stan Lee and Hiroyuki Takei
Directed by Stan Lee
Volume guide
Volume 7
Volume 9


Japanese Release Date: March 02, 2012
American Release Date: January 01, 2013
Cover Character: Orgullo


This volume includes the following chapters:


  • Karakuri Illustrated Profiles 3


Future events that led to the creation of Ultimo and Vice turn out to be part of the tragic "past" that haunts Musashi, a mysterious police officer from the 30th century. Back in the present, a funeral service is about to begin, but it seems the deceased went to the grave possessing a cosmic secret that may have given Ultimo the edge and tilted the battle in favor of good...

Stan Lee's IntroductionEdit

"We are really excited about Ultimo vol. 8! I hope everyone will enjoy reading it as much as Takei-sensei and I enjoyed writing it. Since we're up to book 8, it's time for Shueisha to release Ultimo digitally because we now have enough content to do so. I am excitedly looking forward to the released of Ultimo digitally sometime in the very near future. Also please be sure to check out my new website at"


Stan Lee