|Real Name||Benjamin Jacob Grimm|
|Affiliation||The Ultimate Alliance, Fantastic Four, Future Foundation, New Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy|
|Base Of Operations||Stark Tower, Helicarrier, Wakanda, Sanctum Sanctorum, Alpha Flight Space Station, Nidavellir|
|Unusual Features||Rocky Skin|
The Thing is a playable character in Marvel Ultimate Alliance: Doom's Reckoning.
Ben Grimm is a pilot who joined his best friend, Reed, on a space expedition where the entire crew ended up being exposed to cosmic radiation. While the others gained fantastic powers, Ben was mutated into a rocky creature unable to change back. Reluctantly, he agreed to join the Fantastic Four and named himself the Thing. He and the Four were later recruited by Nick Fury to join the Ultimate Alliance and fight against the Cabal.
Powers and Abilities
- Super Strength
- Super Stamina
- Unstable Molecule Suit
- The Thing is one of the playable characters made available to the player during the first level when they switch from gamma team to delta team.
- Thing is voiced by Fred Tatasciore, who has previously portrayed the character in Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes. He shares a voice actor with Hulk, Groot, and Ghost Rider.