Cosplay and Bodypaint Collide in This Epic Showdown between Deadpool and Spider-Man
March 28, 2023
Cosplayer Melissa Croft shows what Deadpool and Spider-Man may look like in the aftermath of fighting one another with incredibly detailed bodypaint.
Melissa Croft, cosplayer, shared images of new body paint depictions of two Marvel characters: Deadpool & Spider-Man.
Croft who is a bodypaint painter and cosplayer, posted two photos on Twitter of her painting as both Deadpool and Spider-Man even though both their suits had been damaged in what appeared to be a struggle between them. The caption asks followers to choose which they think won the battle: Spider-Man or Deadpool. Both costumes have similar damage. There are minor tears on the upper and lower chests and necks and major tears that show the nose and eyes of the heroes.
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When Deadpool’s transition to the MCU was announced back in 2019 many fans were hoping that the Merc with a Mouth could appear in the film Spider-Man The Movie: The Way Home. The rumors were debunked by Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios, but he did not completely eradicate the possibility. He said that discussions were going on about the future of the entirety of Fox properties. “How to weave them into and when to weave them in. This one is especially false.
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Marvel Studios have not officially confirmed details regarding the plot or further details regarding the casting for Deadpool 3. The return of Reynolds isn’t confirmed by Marvel Studios. Jackman will be returning as Wolverine in the third installment of the film series. This is the first appearance since Logan 2017. Reynolds earlier stated that Deadpool 3 won’t disrupt Logan’s continuity and that the 2017 film will be set in 2029. This is a different matter. Logan died in Logan. It’s not touching that.”
It will also mark the first time Wade Wilson’s Reynolds and Jackman’s Wolverine are seen together onscreen since X-Men Origins: Wolverine in 2009 However it is expected that the Deadpool 2 character Domino is set to make a return.
Deadpool 3 is expected to be released in theaters in November. 8, 2024.