Ulysses was studying at Ohio State University. In the campus, he tried to date a girl named Michelle although he was hesitant. Before he could ask her to go with him, she pointed towards the Terrigen Cloud that was approaching the campus. Both Michelle and Ulysses triggered a cocoon revealing them as Inhumans. Before he could hatch, news reporters rushed in to get details. Just as Ulysses transformed, the reporters started interviewing and sanctimoniously, Michelle transformed. Ulysses them got a vision of the future.