The Merc with a Mouth has grown two further arms and is diving into full-on physique horror territory in newly launched cowl artwork for Deadpool #3.
Revealed in Marvel’s January 2023 solicitations, Deadpool #3’s cowl comes from collection artist Martin Coccolo. The paintings sees Wade Wilson brandishing an additional pair of arms, each of that are holding katanas, whereas he stands over a defeated-looking alien monster. Written by Alyssa Wong, the synopsis for Deadpool #3 reads, “You ever had a stomachache so bad, it felt like something was trying to tear its way out of you? Yeah, Deadpool did too – and it turned out he was right. Looks painful, feels worse…and it’s not over yet.”
Marvel Gives Deadpool a Brand-New Series
Marvel introduced Deadpool is getting a brand new ongoing collection from Wong and Coccolo in August. The first concern of the collection releases Nov. 2 and sees Wade preventing his personal physique after he involves a startling realization. The synopsis reads, “The world knows Wade Wilson is one of the top mercenary/assassins in the Marvel Universe, even if he is simultaneously the most annoying one…but he’s pushing to make that recognition official as he auditions for the elite group known as the Atelier. Now, he has 48 hours to kill one of the world’s most famous supervillains. Only problem? He’s been kidnapped, and something…strange…is GROWING INSIDE HIM.” Solicitation info for Deadpool #2, which releases Dec. 14, moreover reveals the supervillain Wade is attempting to kill is one among Spider-Man’s best foes, Otto Octavius/Doctor Octopus.
“I love chaos,” Wong beforehand stated of the brand new collection. “And what is Deadpool if not chaos incarnate? I’m honored to take the reins for Wade’s next solo adventure–expect romance, expect body horror, and expect a wild time!” Coccolo added, “Some time ago I got to do a ten-page story for Deadpool: Black, White & Blood. It was an awesome albeit short experience which left me wanting for more, so when I was asked if I wanted to take the reins of a new Deadpool series I responded with a resounding yes! Then I got to read Alyssa’s script and I loved it! Their script is inventive, dynamic and a lot of fun and working with Alyssa is an absolute joy. They are the best! So I honestly couldn’t be happier with this opportunity and I think, or at least hope, that readers notice how fun this project is for everyone involved and hopefully they hop on the ride with us!”
Deadpool #3 options cowl artwork by Romina Jones and Todd Nauck. The concern goes on sale Jan. 18, 2023, from Marvel.