Is Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe worth reading?

#1 Posted by LipstickZombie (101 posts) - - Show Bio

I've heard different things about this comic and since I'm a HUGE Deadpool fan I was thinking about picking it up. Thoughts?

#2 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29848 posts) - - Show Bio


#3 Posted by mavfan626 (4560 posts) - - Show Bio

I really enjoyed it, all Deadpool fans should check it out. It really is a darker Deadpool who kicks a**

#4 Posted by Man of Lengend (1019 posts) - - Show Bio

yes .. yes it is loved it

#5 Posted by LipstickZombie (101 posts) - - Show Bio

I'll have to pick it up then!

#6 Posted by Bogey (1022 posts) - - Show Bio

I thought it was great. I really dislike most Marvel characters and to see them slaughtered by Deadpool was something special.

#7 Posted by TDK_1997 (15980 posts) - - Show Bio

Well I only read the first issue and I wasn't really thrilled with it but I'm going to give it a chance again someday.

#8 Posted by PaperDemon (684 posts) - - Show Bio

I picked up and read the whole series, but to be honest it just wasn't my piece of cake. I like deadpool more when he is humorous. hes just too serious.

#9 Posted by The Lobster (1705 posts) - - Show Bio

I like my Deadpool when he's taken seriously by the writer, Joe Kelly, Gail Simone, and Rick Remender take writing Deadpool seriously. They know he's a character, not just with flaws but with good qualities too. Cullen Bunn took writing Deadpool seriously, and for that alone I will recommend Deadpool Kills The Marvel Universe, it has it's flaws...mainly that being that some if not most of the heavy hitters are just kinda swept over and killed off-panel. Kinda like "Oh by the way Deadpool has killed Doctor Doom, Black Panther, Galatcus, The Silver Surfer, Ghost Rider, and Doctor Strange between issues 1 and 2....but don't worry we have him fight Thor and Hulk in this issue." 
For a full review you can check out here but be warned there are one of two spoilers.

#10 Posted by deadpoolrules (4818 posts) - - Show Bio

@Bogey said:

I thought it was great. I really dislike most Marvel characters and to see them slaughtered by Deadpool was something special.

This comment express exactly how I feel about it.The end was epic


#11 Posted by daredevilfan777 (34 posts) - - Show Bio would be interesting to see how he'd pull it off.

#12 Posted by derf_jenkins (596 posts) - - Show Bio

If anyone who likes Deadpool is curious if they should buy this comic about Deadpool, they should. This comic features a lot of Deadpool.

#13 Posted by BumpyBoo (12699 posts) - - Show Bio

All comics are worth reading. You'll learn just as much from one that's bad as one that's good. The lesser ones merely serve to highlight the brilliance of the great ones. I personally enjoyed it though ^_^

#14 Posted by LipstickZombie (101 posts) - - Show Bio

@The Lobster : Sounds cool! And yes, it is much more enjoyable when he is taken seriously. A lot of people think he is just a crazy mercenary, but he is a really deep character who is very hard to write for.

#15 Posted by HellionVulcan (4311 posts) - - Show Bio

Read it some bits were great some weren't but overall its a good deadpool read .

#16 Posted by x_29 (2375 posts) - - Show Bio


#17 Posted by Asagod (304 posts) - - Show Bio

No, unless you are a Deadpool fanboy, then you will like it.

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