2018 Tuvalu 1 oz Silver Marvel Deadpool
Whoa! We have been waiting for this one to release – Marvel Deadpool! You can’t speak his name without looking back over your shoulder. When it comes to dealing with mercenary assassins, that’s just to be expected. But this is no ordinary hired gun! Wade Wilson (AKA Deadpool) is anything but ordinary. This 2018 Tuvalu 1 oz Silver Marvel Deadpool coin design certainly reveals that Deadpool is not one to be taken lightly!
Deadpool! Who is He?
As with every Marvel Superhero, Deadpool’s personal history and exploits have unfolded one episode at a time. Just when you think you’ve got him pegged, the story breaks open in a way you never could have expected. Sure, his legendary mouth still refuses to be tamed – even after more than 25 years of offending both enemies and alliances alike. None are left free from that abuse. But it’s not so much his verbal lashings that marks him out; that just comes natural to him. No, it’s the unnatural, superhuman powers that Deadpool draws upon in working his, umm, occupation.
By the way, you do know how he got his name, right? Well, if not, even that will surprise you. Early in his story, while working with the Weapon X program, Wade Wilson’s mutant powers began developing unanticipated problems. He and the others who were part of the experimental tests were cast out to suffer whatever horrible death awaited them. As the story goes, they started a betting pool on which of them would succumb first. This became the Dead Pool. Wade must have liked the sound of it after he survived. True story?
Deadpool! Defiant Display of Raw Power
The 2018 Tuvalu 1 oz Silver Marvel Deadpool reverse design is remarkable, in its display of raw power. Deadpool’s presence completely fills the space. His costume bulges with his massive muscular bulk. Only his cold, piercing eyes and powerful fists are exposed.
He crosses his arms over his chest in a firm stance that is at once confident and rudely defiant. His pair of forged katana swords are scabbared to his back. The finely-wrapped hilts are positioned above his shoulders for ready grasp and swift action. The finishing touch of this imposing scene is the large inscription, “DEADPOOL” in his signature, extra-bold lettering used in his 25+ years of comic book history.
The obverse of this 2018 Tuvalu 1 oz Silver Marvel Deadpool coin is common to the series and displays Ian Rank-Broadley’s right-facing profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions include “QUEEN ELIZABETH II – TUVALU”, the weight, 9999 purity, release date, and face value.
With this being the 5th release of a highly acclaimed new 6-coin series, as well as a limited mintage of 50,000, you shouldn’t delay!
- 2018 Tuvalu 1 oz Silver Marvel Deadpool.
- Contains 1 troy oz of .9999 fine silver.
- Produced by Perth Mint for Tuvalu.
- Fifth release of the new Tuvalu Marvel Superheroes series.
- Obverse: Common to the series the reverse displays Ian Rank-Broadley’s right-facing profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Inscriptions include “QUEEN ELIZABETH II . TUVALU”, the weight, 9999 purity, release date, and face value.
- Reverse: Features a bold depiction of Marvel’s Deadpool, standing defiantly prepared for swift, merciless action.
- Singles arrive in mint-capsule, 20 in mint-capsules shrink-wrapped as a roll.
- $1 face value, legal tender in Tuvalu.
- Limited mintage capped at 50,000 coins.