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For questions about Deadpool, a comic book mercenary and anti-hero created by Marvel Comics. Use this tag to refer to both the comic and movie franchise. For the first movie use [deadpool-2016]. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag.

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Does Deadpool know he is breaking the 4th wall?

I've heard some conflicting information as to why Deadpool breaks the 4th wall, especially regarding whether it's deliberate or not. One side I've heard: Deadpool knows that he's in a Marvel comic ...
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In which Deadpool comic does he kill over liking Star Wars prequels?

I read somewhere that Deadpool once killed a man just because he said the Star Wars prequels are better than original series. I know he's really insane but did he really kill a man over this? When ...
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Is movie Deadpool's fourth wall breaking a "mutant power"?

In the first Deadpool movie, Deadpool gains his powers as part of attempting to force a mutation. And he does get a mutation: the incredible healing factor. He also gains the ability to break the ...
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If you cut Deadpool exactly in half, which half would regenerate?

If you cut Deadpool exactly in half, which half would regenerate and grow the rest of his body? Or would both halves regenerate a complete Deadpool? Has this happened in the comics? (I haven't had a ...
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Who are these people at Deadpool's wedding?

Who are these people, and what universes are they from?
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Why so many pancakes, Deadpool?

So Deadpool seriously likes pancakes, but does he have any reason to make these? Is he eating them, feeding them to someone?
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Why does Ajax keep asking Deadpool to say his name?

Throughout the Deadpool movie after Ajax and Wade Wilson meet, Ajax keeps asking this, What's my name? Throughout the movie it seems to be a theme. Does it have some special significance in or out ...
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Has another character ever observed Deadpool breaking the fourth wall?

Has it ever happened (in a comic book, or TV show, or movie or anything) where Deadpool breaks the fourth wall and another character responds to it? Whether it's joining in and breaking the fourth ...
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What happens to Deadpool's severed limbs?

In Deadpool the movie we see him cut his hand off, And we know that Deadpool has regenerating powers an that he can even regenerate from a single living cell, so ...
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What was the reason for Deadpool always forgetting these items?

In the Deadpool movie, Deadpool forgets his ammo bag in the first scene in the taxi and then forgets his guns bag in the second scene with the same taxi. This seems too convenient to just to make for ...
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How does the new Deadpool movie relate to X-Men Origins: Wolverine?

Right so seeing as the new Deadpool movie shows the origins of Deadpool: specifically, he got cancer... blah blah had to get him the healing factor from Wolverine. But that makes no sense — they used ...
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Can Deadpool be killed?

Thanos cursed Deadpool to not die anymore. He already had his head decapitated, but after his head was put back in place, he returned to life. Has anyone read anything about it? I mean, how to finish, ...
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How was this character allowed to keep his helmet in Deadpool 2?

How did Juggernaut still have his helmet while he was in prison? When he escapes, he has his helmet on. I can’t believe they would have just let him keep it on while there, or would bring it with ...
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Why does Deadpool always have a yellow speech bubble?

When Deadpool was created and introduced by Rob Liefeld, he was a quirky assassin, but spoke with normal speech bubbles (colors matching everyone else in the scene). Every time I've seen him in ...
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Does Deadpool feel pain?

I am a casual Deadpool fan, read a few comics played the game but was never to be considered a hardcore fan. We all know about deadpool's regeneration powers that enable him to survive virtually ...
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Was Deadpool always aware of the fourth wall?

We all know that Deadpool is notorious for breaking the fourth wall and that he knows he is in a comic book (or video game for that matter), but was it always like this? Did Deadpool gain this power ...
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Is there an issue where Deadpool kills off everyone?

I saw this post on Facebook: Deadpool once killed off the entire Marvel Universe, including the writers themselves. #8fact And I thought that if it was real, it would be a good issue. So, is there ...
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Did Deadpool rescue all of the X-Force?

Note: This is basically all spoilers. If someone has a good way to apply the spoiler markdown (I ended up putting almost the whole body in markdown) please do so. In the mid-credits scene we see ...
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What is it with Deadpool and chimichangas?

So the recent turning of Captain America into a Hydra agent prompted some interesting Internet commentary Spoiler tag for language So I get the first four, but... Deadpool and chimichangas? I'm not ...
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Who hired Wade to scare Jeremy (the pizza guy)?

In Deadpool, Wade Wilson is hired to scare Jeremy the Pizza Guy from stalking Meghan Orlovsky. But at around 2:20 in the below YouTube video, it seems as though this is the first time he has met ...
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Which was the comic where a kid mistakenly called Deadpool Spider-Man?

I saw a panel where a kid goes up to Deadpool and thinks he's Spider-Man and then Deadpool just pretends to be Spider-Man for the kid. Does anyone know which comic book that is from?
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Who was in the room in the X-Men Mansion?

When Deadpool is in the hallway talking Who else was in the room?
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Who owns the rights to the Marvel Character Death?

With a Deadpool movie coming out, and Thanos appearing several times in the MCU; which studio's movie universe could show death? I remember during the credits scene in the first Avengers movie there ...
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Where was Stan Lee's cameo in Deadpool 2?

There are two places where it could have been but it was so quick I didn't really see it. When going through the X-men mansion some older faces can be seen hiding from Wade before they shut the door. ...
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Which graphic novel actually contains the events of how Deadpool became Deadpool?

What is the origin of Deadpool? I know there is a chronological order on here but can anyone tell me which graphic novel contains Deadpool's origin, ie Weapon X to Wolverine, and how he actually ...
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What is the correct reading order for Deadpool?

I have read random Deadpool graphic novels over the years. I would really like to start from the beginning, but I don't know where to start. Can someone post a complete reading order for me?
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Did Deadpool fight Boba Fett?

I found an image on the web and I was curious as to where it was from, and whether Deadpool really did fight Boba Fett in a comic.
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Can Deadpool drown?

At present with what we know about Deadpool, based on the 2016 movie version, we know he has regenerative abilities. Can he drown? Can he survive drowning?
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Who features in, or makes, a "gratuitous cameo," in Deadpool?

Having watched Deadpool for the third time this afternoon I realised that I couldn't identify the "gratuitous cameo" referred to in the film's opening credits. So: which character is this "credit" ...
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Why doesn't a healing factor cure cancer?

I've read quite a bit about Deadpool, up to the point I know he has cancer, and that he has a healing factor. I don't quite get why one doesn't cancel the other out. I know that in Deadpool's case he ...
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Why is Negasonic Teenage Warhead so different in the Deadpool film?

Negasonic Teenage Warhead appears in the films to have the powers of Cannonball from the X-Men comics. Why was the character changed so much? Normally Negasonic Teenage Warhead has telepathic/pre-...
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Is Anything Off-Limits to Deadpool?

I have been a humongous fan of Deadpool for many years. I own the PS3 game, read as much of the comics and graphic novels as I can, heck, I've even recently started collecting some pretty neat ...
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What are the names in the dead pool in Deadpool?

In the Deadpool movie (2016), there's a betting system called the 'Dead Pool'. What are the names on the board, and are any of them references to the comics or other media?
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How did Ajax know Deadpool's powers?

In the movie, immediately after seeing that Wade Wilson has mutated, Ajax makes a comment about his newly acquired regenerative powers. How did he know what the mutation was when all he could see was ...
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Was X-Force just a marketing McGuffin?

The marketing team went out of their way to include the idea that they were a big part of the movie, but they ended being on screen for like 2 minutes. The way they were dispatched was hilarious, but ...
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Looking for a Deadpool comic where Deadpool poses as Batman

I'm looking for a Deadpool comic issue (or one where he was featured in). I remember a panel (quite big) where Deadpool tried to look like Batman, but in a funny way. He had cat ears, a sheet (?) as ...
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Was there ever consideration of a scene concerning Beast in Deadpool?

Near the end of the 2016 film Deadpool, one of the lines Wade shouts out is: "And tell Beast to stop shitting on my lawn!" I heard rumors that they had actually considered bringing in Nicholas ...
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How was Angel Dust able to successfully fight Colossus?

In 2016's Deadpool, Colossus has two main super-fights. When Deadpool fights Colossus, Colossus' skin acts like solid metal and Deadpool is unable to harm or even noticeably move him. However, when ...
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What are the differences between the Deadpool movie and the leaked script?

Several years ago, before Deadpool was greenlit, its script leaked online. I recently remember one of the producers recently saying in an interview that the final movie was 30% different. Which parts ...
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Is Deadpool's mother named Martha?

I've been reading the recent Deadpool vs Punisher miniseries, and there's this scene that obviously parodies an infamous scene from a certain DC production: After this, the Punisher tells Deadpool ...
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Did Wade Wilson have mutant powers before being turned into Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, before being turned into Deadpool, Wade Wilson is seen to be able to handle swords with amazing skill, being able to deflect bullets with them. Even though this could be a ...
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Why was Deadpool dishonorably discharged?

In the movie, when Ajax was explaining to Wade how they were going to torture him next, he mentions that Wade was dishonorably discharged. There does not seem to be much information on what the actual ...
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How did the producers of Deadpool get away with digs at the studio?

I am pretty sure most people are familiar with the 4th wall breaks in Deadpool, and all 23 of them are gratefully written up here. (spoilers in the link) One in particular seemed far above all the ...
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Did Brad Pitt play the Vanisher in Deadpool 2?

In Deadpool 2 there is a character named Vanisher. When we finally see this characters face you see that it was someone who looks exactly like Brad Pitt. I've checked IMBb and it has stated that it ...
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What is inscribed around the muzzle of Deadpool's gun?

In the James Bond-style opening credits of Deadpool 2, there's a moment where Deadpool points a pistol directly at the camera. There's something written there in engraved letters around the muzzle of ...
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Why was Angel Dust a villain in the Deadpool film?

Based on my deep research reading Wikipedia, Angel Dust seems to be someone who's either neutral or a hero. Moreover, as a Morloc she isn't really affiliated/engaged with either the X-Men or Francis ...
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What happened to the organization creating and enslaving mutants in Deadpool (the movie)?

What happens to the mystery organization that creates and enslaves mutants? This workshop doesn't make superheroes, we make superslaves. We're gonna fit you with a control collar and auction you ...
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Can either Colossus or Negasonic Teenage Warhead actually fly a plane?

In Deadpool, we are shown Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead walking to the X-Men plane and then in the next scene we see the plane take off. I have never seen ...
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What was cut from the Indian release of Deadpool?

Censor Board Of Film Certification (CBFC) has recently passed Deadpool for an Indian release with seven cuts. ~source What were the seven cuts?
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Comic story arc/issue where Deadpool is eaten by zombies and the zombies all turn into Deadpool clones

I vaguely recall the details of a Deadpool comic book issue I read around 4-5 years ago. Here are a few details I remember: Deadpool eats a load of chimichangas during a zombie apocalypse and ...
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