Marvel TL;DR Video Tackles Deadpool's Universal Killing Spree

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Marvel TL;DR might have bit off more than it can chew with its latest video focusing on "Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe," prompting a cameo from the fourth wall-breaking Merc with a Mouth himself.

"Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe" is a self-explanatory storyline in which Deadpool does exactly what the title claims: Systematically kill every Avenger, mutant and cosmic deity that gets in his way. Marvel TL;DR helps to make the sprawling murderfest a bit more accessible.

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The YouTube video series is an abbreviated, Marvel-produced explainer that tackles everything from complex storylines to legendary relics in the Marvel Comics universe.

"Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe" takes place in an alternate universe and features a bevy of characters both well-known and obscure. The Marvel TL;DR series helps to contextualize some of the bigger ideas at play in the lore, while managing to have some fun along the way.

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For instance, the climax of "Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe" sees Deadpool escaping the confines of the page and killing the story at its source: The creators. The Marvel TL;DR video, which is constantly being interrupted by a snarky, critical Deadpool, ends much in the same way, with the video's host meeting a grisly fate at the hands of Marvel's most insane mutant.

"Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe" was published in 2012 and written by Cullen Bunn, with art by Dalibor Talajic.

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