There’s no better way to get people talking about a surprise announcement than to shower it with Easter eggs, and Marvel knows that better than anyone. So it’s no surprise that fans’ first reaction to seeing Ryan Reynolds wearing a very specific Deadpool costume in the Dead Pool 3 The announcement was to interpret it as a hint for future developments in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Turns out that was probably just a reference to the past, instead of a glimpse into the future.
The costume obviously wasn’t the first thing on everyone’s mind, given this explosive cameo from Hugh Jackman that officially confirms the legendary Wolverine’s return to the big screen and his long-awaited inclusion in the MCU. Once they turned their attention to the threads Reynolds can be seen carrying through various storylines in the teaser, however, fans were quick to come up with theories. The most popular being that it was a hint at a possible team that took its first steps in the last dead Pool movie, but could now be taken to new heights under the Kevin Feige machine.