Comic Book : Marvel
Creators : Fabian Nicieza & Rob Liefeld
Alter Ego/Other Name : Wade Winston Wilson , Merc with a Mouth
Special Powers : Regenerative healing factor; Superhuman stamina, agility, flexibility and reflexes; Devices that allow for teleportation and holographic disguise; Carries a magic satchel; Extended longevity; Immunity to telepathy; Master martial artist, swordsman and marksman; Immortality
Origins Based On : 1998′s Deadpool and Death Annual; 2010′s Deadpool: Wade Wilson’s War; 2010′s X-men Origins: Deadpool
Born as Wade Wilson, he grew up with his abusive military father. His mother died with a cancer while he was still young. His father was shot dead by his friend. Then he joined the military but it was for the short time as he was kicked out of the service for the bad behavior. Soon after he was diagnosed with cancer and offered a cure in exchange for his participation in a super human enhancement project. Entering in the top secret govt. weapon X program he underwent many procedure, in which one was recreate the natural healing ability using Wolverine’s DNA, which failed and leaving him with extensive neurological damage and caused his cancer to overdrive – scaring him to all over his body, so he was labeled as failed experiment and sent to a top secret facility with other failed projects. Where other prisoners took bet on him in dead pool in which inmate would killed next by the warden, in which he was taken to the brink of death before his new found healing abilities activated, remaining scared and mentally unstable he some how gained enough strength and escaped.
As he was unable to live a normal life he became a mercenary for hire calling him self the Deadpool. Due to his neurological damage he fell in to identity disorder and lost his memories of his origin. In time he became expert in many form of martial arts and began wearing a red full body costume select sword as his preferred weapon.
FYI : Deadpool’s character was first created and debuted as a villain in New Mutant #98, but later his character was reimagined as an Anti-Hero.
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