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Captain Britain Meets Deadpool!

Get ready for a role reversal, kids!

Get ready for a role reversal, kids! 

 



 Last week we let all you Captain Britain fans know that there was no need to worry, you would all be seeing the British superhero return to comics in the upcoming post-SIEGE mini, Age of Heroes. But if you were wishing to catch a glimpse of the British superhero sooner, then you'll be happy to hear that former MI-13 writer Paul Cornell hit his blog with an image hinting that the next appearance of Captain Britain will be in the May issue of Deadpool Team-Up #893. The book will be written by Rob Williams, and penciled by Matteo Scalera. One look at the incredible cover and my jaw dropped. Humberto Ramos does a phenomenal job, seriously.

While Marvel hasn't yet released any info of what we can expect in the upcoming issue, there is a lot you can tell from Ramos' awesome cover. Is that Deadpool in a bowler hat sipping a cup of tea? And Cap donning a cowboy hat, getting ready to hit a home run? Looks like these two gents engage in a little bit of role reversal in this issue, at least based on the cover. I can't wait to see what happens in this issue and for Marvel's official solicitation! Are you excited for these two characters to team up? Are you looking forward to the upcoming appearance of Captain Britain in a Deadpool team-up?
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Posted by Nova`Prime`

If that's the cover I am going to get it just for that.

Posted by Sylar0

This looks so cool but I think that Deadpool is starting to just be everywhere. It's getting dull seing him everywhere.

Posted by InnerVenom123

WOW, Deadpool as a brit!? XD The look on his face.... lol, too bad I'm never buying anything but Way's book. I've got enough on my plate as it is.
Posted by mv

 Aren't there any other character's besides DP that they can use for team ups ?

Posted by CATMANEXE

love Cap, but every issue of Team-Up has been a let down for me.
dont have any hope for it and as it is this issue is looking to be my drop-off point.
 
@MTS:
um, its an actual Deadpool series where characters Team-Up with him. its 
a parody of Spider-Man Team-Up, and Marvel Team-Up which really just was Spider-Man
Team-Up for most of the issues of it.

Posted by Dane

Deadpool was a lot more interesting when he was only in 1-2 books.

Posted by Emperor Gonzo Noir

I think I'll just save the picture

Posted by Agent Buttons
@Emperor Gonzo Noir said:
" I think I'll just save the picture "
LOL.
Posted by mv
@CATMANEXE:   
 
Yeah I know that's why i asked
Posted by Wombat

Love this series.

Posted by D-Dude

I can tell this is gonna be a good issue rather than "rubbish". Ha. LOL.

Posted by SUPER-MAN 23

Deadpool says to Captain Britain(since he is supposed to be Sherlock holmes). Elementary my dear Captain Britain 

Posted by Primmaster64

LOL this will be good hopefuly.

Posted by geraldthesloth

Well, I love captain britain sooooo.

Posted by Delta Red

I think i'm gonna like this issue, is better when you know about the guest character in the Team-Up series.  
So far i didn't know anything about the Zapata Brothers and U.S.Ace.
Posted by Blazed

not to take away from capt. britain but i think they need too get some more A and B list heroes for deadpool team up. great series though

Posted by .The Batman of Zur-En-Arrh.

Can't wait!

Posted by Nyogtha

This series has been great. Apparently people don't read the bottom of the picture. HIS SERIES! Probably the best cover so far.

Posted by PrinceIMC

I might buy this one, for Cap not for Deadpool. Same reason I bought the one where he teamed up with Hercules.

Posted by goldenkey

Ramos is on top of the American Manga system.  Just love his work.  Depending on who is doing the ink work its even that much better.  I used to get baked and stare at the Venom story where Eddie Brock tells about him having cancer or the Revenge of the Green Goblin story got his new suit.  Just beautiful.
Posted by IGMATIK

GIVE CAPTAIN BRITIAN'S HELMET BACK, THAT WHAT MADE HIM LOOK KOOL....
Posted by Bobby X

Awesome, it's great to see marvel using the Brits again. Although I would love to see Paul Cornell continue writing him along with the rest of MI:13...God I LOVED that book. Whatta shame

Posted by Dark Cell

very nice
Posted by Illyana Rasputin
Posted by ArtJoker

...wait...isn't Deadpool Canadian?

Posted by Yung ANcient One
@ArtJoker said:
" ...wait...isn't Deadpool Canadian? "
YEa so?
 
and 
Awesome Pic... DP looks awesome... and so does that brittish fella
Posted by xerox_kitty

I loved that cover when I saw it in the solicitations... there's something simply spiffing about seeing the eartswhile Mr Wilson donning is bowler hat & monocle while sipping tea.  It's nice to see his little finger is out too.  Rather! 
 
But yeah, I've loved all of Ramos' covers for this series.  Sadly, they haven't been enough to make me buy this since the first issue.  I'll wait to hear more about the story before I commit to buying this... It'd be a cert if Cap was still in his funky white uniform (I just don't like the blue with red so much).
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Posted by geraldthesloth
@xerox-kitty: Was the funky white costume you're referring to the one with the mask from his classic excalibur days? if so that was my favorite as well.
Posted by neilfrier

I would prefer it if Cap had his own comic!

Posted by xerox_kitty
@geraldthesloth said:
" @xerox-kitty: Was the funky white costume you're referring to the one with the mask from his classic excalibur days? if so that was my favorite as well. "
Oh yeah...!

If Psylocke can wear her old outfit, then her twin brother can wear his too...
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Posted by NXH

I do love how americans sterotype us brits as posh and sophisticated people. Deadpool should a wear an adadis cap, hoodie and sports tracksuit with some bling bling. lulz

Posted by xerox_kitty
@NXH: But Humberto Ramos is Mexican... and to be fair, not all Americans go arouns in cowboy hat & boots either ;)
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Posted by Cpt. Quor

Two of my favourite characters in one book? I can't bloody wait!

Posted by CATMANEXE

this one time variant was my personal favorite (like alot of the costumes in this issue actually)

Posted by Watch Dog

This is my favorite Deadpool book I love seeing him interact with the other Marvel universe. This issue should be good.
@xerox-kitty said:

" @geraldthesloth said:
" @xerox-kitty: Was the funky white costume you're referring to the one with the mask from his classic excalibur days? if so that was my favorite as well. "
Oh yeah...!

If Psylocke can wear her old outfit, then her twin brother can wear his too...
"
I to miss this outfit.  This makes me want the original Excalibur back or at least the cor team of Captain Briton, Meggan, Nightcrawler, Shadow Cat and Rachel
.
Posted by Namor1987

Captain Britain's getting a massive push I love that he's a total bada$$ & deserves to be at least a high ranking B-lister superhero IMO plus I love Europeans lol 

Posted by THEBlaqueBasterd

Ummmmmm.................................................................................................................................Isnt deadpool Canadian?

Posted by Suigetsu

errr aint deadpool supposed to be canadian? why is there the american flag there?

Posted by ArtJoker
@THEBlaqueBasterd said:
" Ummmmmm.................................................................................................................................Isnt deadpool Canadian? "
dude, totally! thats what i said!
Posted by ArtJoker
@Yung ANcient One: Well why does he got the American Flag behind him, if anything shouldn't the good ol' Maple leaf be behind him?
Posted by Bobby X
@CATMANEXE said:
"this one time variant was my personal favorite (like alot of the costumes in this issue actually)

 
"

I totally forgot about this one! I loved when he started wearing that.
Edited by mr.wade

all and all i like the appearances of deadpool everywhere its about time the last couple years for him have been good 
i love it finally taking over wolvie and spidey all the greats and now theres deadpool lol i love it
Posted by WeaponAwesome11
@Agent Buttons:  Did ANYBODY notice that Britain tries to act American while DP is acting british....well mostly Britain is trying to act American XDDD
Posted by Capo_Del_Bandito
@ArtJoker: According to Cable and Deadpool he's from Ohio
Posted by RATZGobbler

I can just hear Deadpool saying, "Cheerio, pip pip gov! I dare say it is time to give these boys a damn good thrashing, what say you?" and then Cap B. would respond with, "Will you stop talking like that to me you tosser and get out of my my sodding comic!" Oh what a time they'll have.

Posted by Alfiebo

Y'know i'm English and I think i'm detecting a bit of racism (in the comments), but shouldn't it be Captain Britain poking fun at Canada instead of America.