Is This Really The Last Great Marvel Taboo In Today's Secret Wars (SPOILERS)

I talked a lot about Secret Wars titles earlier today. But I did purposely leave this one out. For now.

Through the history of Doctor Doom and the Marvel Universe, since his first appearance in issue five of the Fantastic Four, there is something we have only seen glimpses of. Doom's scarred face.

doomface11 viewApart from the first Secret Wars series where he managed to heal himself using the power of The Beyonder.

Doom_without_maskSeeing his scarred face is like bringing back Bucky Barnes, you just don't do it. Or Elektra. Or Gwen Stacy. Except they did. And now…

Today, in the new Secret Wars, we see the face of God. And it is Doom And he looks like, well…

Scan 4Are we sure he's not Deadpool?

Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London, who will be hosting Mike Carey this Satiurday for a signing and delivering a commentary for The Unwritten.

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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