The Rhino
2, 3
The Rhino
Air date January 27, 2013
Written by Man of Action & Ed Valentine
Directed by Tim Maltby
Episode Guide


Kraven the Hunter
Flash Thompson: That's Alex? How?
Spider-Man: Wrong question. Right question - Who brought this whole thing on in the first place?

The Rhino is 3rd episode of Ultimate Spider-Man's season 2. It aired on January 27, 2013.


Spider-Man must stop Rhino's personal vendetta against Spidey's least favorite Midtown High classmate Flash Thompson.


Spider-Man and Power Man battle the Rhino as he attacks an Oscorp facility after a short battle easily defeats the pair and escapes. The duo return to school, just in time to see Flash Thompson bullying another student Alex O'Hirn, as he puts him a trash can and steal his homework. Peter helped him out of the can and offers to hangout with him sometime, but is rejected as Alex believed he was only doing this out of pity. The Rhino next crime is stealing from a train delivering equipment to Oscorp, during the battle Power Man's arm is damaged and they are forced to make a retreat to a nearby Quinjet, piloted by Agent Coulson who's team take Power Man away for medical treatment. At school the next day Flash discovers his car had be crushed, and out of anger begins to bully Alex again. Alex drinks the Rhino formula and mutates into the Rhino, and goes after Flash. Spider-Man tries to stop him, he goes to Flash's house which is an abandoned gas station. Spider-Man protects Flash and fights the monster and it is then Flash learns the creature is Alex. Power Man arrives to help and together they knock him out and he returns to normal. Flash tries to apologise but it was to late and Alex is taken into S.H.I.E.L.D. custody.


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