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Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe

(Deadpool Killogy #1)

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3.82  ·  Rating details ·  11,375 ratings  ·  942 reviews
What if everything you thought was funny about Deadpool was actually just disturbing? What if he decided to kill everyone and everything that makes up the Marvel Universe? What if he actually pulled it off? Would that be FUN for you? The Merc with a Mouth takes a turn for the twisted in a horror comic like no other! Collecting DEADPOOL KILLS THE MARVEL UNIVERSE #1-4.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published November 14th 2012 by Marvel (first published November 14th 2011)
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Meredith In the Deadpool Killogy Trilogy, yes.
Nakita Allen It is kind of yes yes when it comes to the characters dying and all. However it was a good read, and dead pool always puts a bad ass spin on everythin…moreIt is kind of yes yes when it comes to the characters dying and all. However it was a good read, and dead pool always puts a bad ass spin on everything. However I am not one to tell people what to read. So that is up to you :D(less)

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Anne
Oct 10, 2014 rated it really liked it
3.5 stars

You know what all those "Better Psychopaths" you were bragging about shoulda tried?
A Gun.


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That's not a spoiler.
The title is a spoiler.
After all, it doesn't say, Deadpool Attempts to Kill the Marvel Universe.
And really, that about sums this one up.
Proffessor X decides that it's time Wade got some 'help', and the X-Men pack him off to the loony bin. Unfortunately, therapy has an unwanted side effect for Wilson. He discovers that he's not as crazy as he thought, and embarks on a killin
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Rebecca
Jun 03, 2013 rated it did not like it
This had potential. It did not reach it.

I was expecting the story to be executed better (not trying to make puns here...) but the script wasn't tight enough, the tale itself felt weak. With a bit more love and attention, this could have been something darker, more twisted, which captured Deadpool's personality a little better and his 'quirky' qualities. We didn't even get to see anyone put up much of a fight. It all felt... stale. Yes, he breaks the Fourth Wall regularly, but there's usually hu
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Ahmad Sharabiani
Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe (Deadpool Killogy #1), Cullen Bunn, Dalibor Talajić (Illustrator)
Collecting Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe Again #1-5. The writer and artist of the original slaughterfest reunite! Prepare for an all-new, all-different tale of death and destruction starring the Merc With A Mouth! You won't believe your eyes when Deadpool kills the entire Marvel Universe...again! When the mercenary goes off with the big mouth to blow up the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, Wolveri
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Sesana
Sep 25, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: comics, superhumans
I get the impression that this is the sort of comic that you will either greatly dislike or love in spite of yourself. Oddly enough, I found myself in the latter camp.

It's the ultimate in gratuitous violence, an entire series created simply to revel in Deadpool's ability to unleash terrifying levels of gory violence. And also his tendency to be divorced from his reality, and to lean heavily on the fourth wall. In this case, he's seeing beyond the fourth wall entirely, and he's far more cracked
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Scott
Mar 29, 2018 rated it did not like it
"I gotta tell you, Deadpool . . . I used to think you were funny, but now you're simply annoying!" - The Amazing Spider-Man, unknowingly speaking for me in dialogue straight from the book ...more
Rusty Grey
Nov 01, 2018 rated it liked it
3.5 stars

Deadpool happens to be one of my favorite superheroes . Though the story's ending was a bit anti-climactic , I fairly enjoyed it . A fun , short read .
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Kevin
Mar 22, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Bloody, disturbing, episodic, and absolutely the most perfect Deadpool story that needed to be told.

Contrary to what many of the reviews say, there is a distinct reason Wade sets on killing the entirety of the Marvel Universe... He comes to fully realize that his life, and the lives of everyone in the Marvel Universe, exist only for the entertainment value of an outside observer: Us.

It's not random, it's not pointless, it's not about blood n guts (though they are present in spades). It's about f
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James DeSantis
Jul 09, 2017 rated it did not like it
It's stupid. It knows it's stupid. I can't give it a 1 star because it's fucking stupid. I want to...but how could I? When Cullen obviously wrote this as it being stupid. Holy hell though half the shit makes no sense.

Listen. I'm not one of those guys who cares who can beat who. Cap vs Spider-man, or Iron-man vs Doom, or whatever. I don't care enough to get into big fights over dumb shit like that. But this book disregards most people's powers and uses of their weapons and skills in order for De
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Grace
Mar 31, 2019 rated it really liked it
This is one of those rare comics you laugh and scream in rage at all at once.
Dang it, Wade.
Donovan
Sep 24, 2016 rated it did not like it
Shelves: nope
So boring! Deadpool discovers the fourth wall and takes a nihilistic approach of killing everyone, our favorite heroes, with Cullen Bunn literally winking at the end. Probably the most one-dimensional comic I've ever read. ...more
Lashaan Balasingam (Bookidote)
Absolutely ludicrous and wild. It's painful to watch beloved heroes fall in the hands of Deadpool and his brutal methods. What I enjoyed most about this story-arc lies in him breaking the paper fourth wall and bringing the reader to reflect on Deadpool's character concept on a metaphysical level.

Yours truly,

Lashaan | Blogger and Book Reviewer
Official blog: https://bookidote.com/
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Mario
Jun 17, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: graphic-novels
An amazing twist to superhero comics in general. I can't wait to read the rest of the trilogy to see where the story will go. ...more
Sam Quixote
Apr 29, 2013 rated it really liked it
Daffy, mad, bizarre, almost experimental comic featuring the Merc with a Mouth, Deadpool. Lots of fun, very gory, very funny, and an excellent comic. Full review here! ...more
Jose Zarate
Dec 06, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed reading this comic because it was filled with action and understood what was happening all the way
Georgie
Dec 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
4.5
Jeeeeeez I’m sad. I just saw deadpool shoot my favourite in the head (my favourite being Spider-Man)... anyways

Deadpool kills the universe — basically deadpool finds out that the everyone in the marvel universe are just puppets so goes and as the title suggests kills the entire marvel universe to put everyone out of their misery, you even get an awesome ending. ( as everyone loves deadpool breaks the fourth wall)

My thoughts - the good and bad - I really enjoyed how marvel wasn’t scared to mak
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Eli
Apr 30, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: 2016, marvel-comics
That was pretty good. I ended up reading the final volume, Deadpool Kills Deadpool, first. But that's all fine and dandy, because I understood where the story was going.

My favorite thing about any Deadpool comic is that he's so funny and aware of the fact that he's fictional, and I thought it was awesome when he actually addressed the reader a couple of times.

Overall, I enjoyed it but I was far from blown away. In their defense, it's hard to be amazing with something this short (four issues).

Dia
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Jon Nakapalau
Nov 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: horror, comics, favorites
Loved this! Reminded me of Beckett, Céline and Dürrenmatt - pair with The Punisher vs. the Marvel Universe!
Stephen
Dec 16, 2012 rated it it was ok
Not the worst comic I've ever read. I'm fairly new to the 'funny' Deadpool phenomenon. When he first arrived on the scene he was one of those many characters drawn by Liefeld (ugh, who, after 25 years in the biz cannot draw a foot or a realistic expression to save his life...but I digress).

The Deadpool Max line is pretty fun stuff, if inconsistent. But the Marvel Zombies and "Blank vs. the Universe" titles have trashed a lot of established measuring sticks for some of our favorite characters, l
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Jani
Mar 27, 2013 rated it did not like it
Oh my god! I thought they don't do this terrible comicbooks anymore but I was sadly mistaken. This title is absolute rubbish.

Story? There is none. Deadpool just kills all characters of Marvel Universe. Deaths are shown in a way that makes them completely unemotional and meaningless. Deadpool hiumself is very badly written. There practically are no fun oneliners but we have uninspired broody character that has no control of his destiny.

Artwork fit the story very well. It was very badly drawn.

I ha
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Tyler
Jul 10, 2013 rated it really liked it
Probably just a Deadpool fanboy, but the idea of him just murdering everybody appeals to me. And I won't ruin it, but I did enjoy the twist. I do enjoy the idea of Deadpool finally just "losing it" and going crazy and killing everybody. I mean, he's already nuts, but it's nice to see a different kind of Deadpool.

This is really violent, and I got to admit, I get satisfaction out of seeing people like the Fantastic Four die.

It's a must-read, but not if you're looking for some deep story. The titl
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Gavin
Jun 21, 2013 rated it it was ok
Shelves: comics
Well...this might not have been the best place to start my Deadpool reading...
Some of it was interesting, as in the ways he kills some Marvel superstars, but if he's so badass, why have they never given him anything major to do? I know this is a one-off what if type book, but still, nothing lasting really.
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Melissa **Just Really Loves Musicals**
I feel like comics aren't my thing. As much as I like the marvel movies, I can't get into the comics. Entertaining enough, especially for super-hero fans. Very different to anything else I've read before. ...more
David Dalton
Jul 30, 2019 rated it really liked it
This one was pretty good. A classic that I am just now reading. I think there is a 2nd collection out there where Deadpool does it again. I will look it up. Mindless slaughter of all the Marvel Heroes. What the heck...why not loan Deadpool out to DC and knock off their characters as well?
Sir Readalot
Feb 21, 2020 rated it it was ok
Marvel tried to make a "joker" out of their most "edgy" character, and they failed miserably. ...more
Mike
Tried this via Comixology - grabbed first issue after hearing it recommended by War Rocket Ajax. Not terribly impressed by issue one, so I'm not going to keep reading. No sense of humour, no idea how they'd make this more entertaining to keep up my interest. Perhaps it was an editorial experiment to see how a dead-serious Deadpool would go over. A mostly-wordless merc with a mouth is worth no more than any generic third-tier hero in a DC book.

Update: odd, at Sam's behest I tried this again and I
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Chris
That was fun, but it actually got rather disturbing too.

This reminded me a bit of Marvel Zombies, where the writers take the familiar (and beloved) Marvel characters and throw them to the wind. It's an alternate universe, so anything can happen. The shit can really hit the fan because in the main Marvel universe, nothing has changed.

This time around we get to see what might happen if Deadpool were to really back up the junk that's always coming out of his mouth. I mean, really. What would happen
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Halim
Apr 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
If you like comics that are meta, that have a lot of blood and a wicked sense of humor, then this is the comic for you! With only 4 issues, this book tells an action-packed and often hilarious story of Deadpool taking out the entire Marvel Universe. From Avengers to X-Men to Fantastic Four, no one is safe in this graphic novel.

This book should have been titled: “Marvel Does Torture Porn!” ;))
Max S
Dec 17, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Read this with one of my best friends through Skype and it was so much fun! I love Deadpool. He's just such an interesting character. I love the Watcher and how it all comes together. Love it so much! ...more
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