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Now, we've had a lot of glimpses of Deadpool on set in the past few days - and though it's often been unclear whether we've been seeing Ryan Reynolds or a stunt double, they've been distinctly awesome all the same.

That being said, though, they've still all been from a substantial distance, and often as predictably blurry as you'd imagine that'd make them - which has left something of a gap in the Deadpool-image marketplace for something a little bit more...official.

And, as it turns out, there was only ever one man to fill that particular hole: Deadpool himself, a.k.a. Ryan Reynolds...

Ryan Reynolds Just Released the Greatest Official Deadpool Photo Yet

Which, to be completely honest, is just the latest in a long line of social media awesomeness that Reynolds has been putting out into the universe over the past few weeks.

Other highlights include:

Getting Into Character

In answer to a fan's question about how Deadpool breathes in his mask...

A Virtual Autograph as Deadpool

Which makes a whole lot of sense when you squint at it...

Common Sense

Too true...

The Perfect April Fools Joke...

Which we all totally bought.

...With the Perfect Unicorn Sex-Filled Reveal

Which we all totally rejoiced at.

This Perfect Slice of Topicality

Which makes a kind of sense, I guess...

And, of course:

Our First Official Look at Deadpool

With the perfect pair of follow ups:

And, inevitably:

The lesson from which is?

Ryan Reynolds is clearly actually Deadpool, and this whole movie is just an incredibly meta joke from a video comic book none of us have read yet.

Which just so happens to look a whole lot like this:

Either that, or, y'know, he's just super-awesome...

What do you reckon?

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