Marvel Targets DC Comics With A 1:4999 Sketch Variant For Deadpool #1

Last week, Bleeding Cool told you that DC Comics were issuing a 1:5000 original sketch cover by Jim Lee for Dark Knight III #1.

Well, Marvel don't want to be undone! And are issuing a 1:4999 variant for the launch of Deadpool #1 by Dave Johnson. A "Candy Sketch Variant".


Below is the standard cover from, parodying DC's Twix adverts.



Looks like with the 1:4999 version of this cover, Marvel are tweaking DC even further.

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