In one of the more bizarre marketing stunts spotted here, the PR people behindstuffed toilet seat covers in at least some men and women's restrooms at the San Diego Convention Center, ensuring the "Merc with a Mouth" gets a little too close to your bottom.
"This is all Fox could afford!" was written above his head.
That's not even close to the truth. Fox set up a small booth with an animatronic Deadpool fronting a band of Chuck E. Cheese's-style animal band members (Deadpool's Super Duper Dance Party) to promote the upcoming release of Deadpool 2 and the Super Duper Cut on Blu-Ray and DVD.
Sadly, the animatronic Deadpool didn't sing, even though. Instead, he played the X-Force theme from Deadpool 2.
Deadpool 2 performed well at the box office after winning critical praise for its comedy and.
There's a Deadpool panel slated for Comic-Con on Saturday.