Everyone knows Deadpool likes to break the fourth wall, ever since Christopher Priest’s story in which Loki told Deadpool they were characters in comic books. So it’s probably no surprise that in 2005 Deadpool started narrating his own recap pages, speaking directly to the reader. But did you know Cable did it first? That’s right. In issue #11, we saw a cartoony Cable delivering this recap:
This was really the first time that characters in the Deadpool comic spoke directly to the reader. Neat, huh?
These aren’t great issues, but they’re good. And we got a glimpse of M.O.D.O.K. as well, helping me fill out my “Evolution of MODOK” page (where I try to cover every appearance of my favorite Marvel villain).