Deadpool #2 [Direct Edition]
(February 1997)

Marvel, 1997 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.95 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Barcode:
759606037032 00211
Editing:
Matt Idelson (Editor); Paul Tutrone (Assistant Editor); Bob Harras (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Cutting Class...At Ninja High! (Table of Contents)

Deadpool / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed McGuinness (signed)
Inks:
Nathan Massengill (signed)
Colors:
Liquid Graphics (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
Deadpool; Ninjas
Reprints:

Everything You Need to Know (Table of Contents)

Deadpool / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed McGuinness
Inks:
Nathan Massengill; Norman Lee
Colors:
Chris Lichtner; Digital Chameleon (enhancement)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero; humor
Reprints:

Operation: Fat Wacky Doctor's Game (Table of Contents)

Deadpool / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Kelly
Pencils:
Ed McGuinness
Inks:
Nathan Massengill; Norman Lee
Colors:
Chris Lichtner; Digital Chameleon (enhancement)
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Emerson Miranda

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Deadpool; Weasel; Blind Al; VILLAINS: Taskmaster; Ninjas; CAMEO: Siryn
Synopsis:
While Deadpool is peeping in on Siryn, a band on ninjas is capturing Weasel. Deadpool tracks down his buddy which brings him to a compound in the Nevada desert where Taskmaster is training his pupils. Being quickly taken down by Taskmaster, Pool discovers that the bad guy has offered Weasel a job working for his organization. Changing up his tactics to throw off Taskmaster's powers, DP takes down the villain but not before having his middle finger cut off.
Reprints:

Deadlines (Table of Contents)

Deadpool / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Matt Idelson
Pencils:
Ed McGuinness
Inks:
Nathan Massengill; Norman Lee
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Idelson talks about the series and a correction is made regarding the behind the scenes feature in issue #1 which includes two pages of production art from that issue.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Cutting Class...At Ninja High!
    Deadpool
  2. 1. Everything You Need to Know
    Deadpool
  3. 2. Operation: Fat Wacky Doctor's Game
    Deadpool
  4. 3. Deadlines
    Deadpool
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