Deadpool 2 Spoiled Major Dark Phoenix arizona Deaths a Year Ago

If you look at things just right, scrunch up your eyes your eyes, and skew good decisions a little bit, it seems possible that Deadpool 2 may have inadvertently ruined two major deaths from last longer week’s X-Men film, Dark Phoenix . Over at ScreenRant they remarked that it might be a case of an incredibly subtle, meta hint that told ceiling fans what was going on in the upcoming X-Men tv show — although the more likely scenario is usually that actor availability played a role. Consistently, it is fun to imagine that Deadpool ii was the case incredibly meta that the filmmakers intentionally, and silently, blew a pair of vast, upcoming reveals.

1st, the scene from Deadpool 2 . At one point in of the film, hoping to get help in the war on evil, Deadpool heads for your X-mansion. Overcome with frustration on the lack of a single recognizable X-Man to come aboard his crusade, Wade, unmasks into the hallway and monologues about the injustice of it all. As he does so , a group of X-Men including Cyclops, Beast, Squall, Professor X, Nightcrawler, and Quicksilver hear him and quietly find its way a door closed to prevent that loser from noticing their little get-together. What fans have noticed only a few some characters conspicuously absent because of the scene actually failed to make it from X-Men: Dark Tempe , which suggests that this meeting may well be happening during or after the events of film.

In Dark Phoenix , Jean Grey loses control of her newly-gained Phoenix powers and, as affecting various promotional trailers, inadvertently becomes fatal Mystique. This is the event that kickstarts much of the plot; the same breakdown this killed Mystique also took and the lives of some police officers, switching Jean overnight from a beloved superhero to a cop-killer and one of the the planet’s most wanted people. The X-Men and Magneto’s Brotherhood of Mutants both fail to take her back in, but a group of alien shapeshifters determine her and manage to take the girl’s under their wing. Ultimately, the person figures out that they do not have her interests in mind — and after the final, epic challenge on board a train, Jean flies the alien leader Vuk away into space and detonates, impacting them both.

The a shortage of Jean and Mystique in the Deadpool X-Men cameo certainly seems a bit bad mom in that context — but of course, Jennifer Lawrence and Sophie Turner tend to be very busy, and it could be them just couldn’t make their groundwork work to come do the cameo.

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One clue, though? Swallow can be seen wearing a t-shirt featuring Nirvana’s “smiley face” logo. While it premiere appearance on a flier for the “Nevermind” release party, the image was trademarked throughout the 1992 — the same year X-Men: Dark Phoenix takes place.

X-Men: Dark Phoenix is in theaters now. You can get Deadpool 2 on DVD, Blu-ray, and web stream video on demand.