The behind-the-scenes animosity between 20th Century Fox and Marvel Studios is one of the worst-kept-secrets in superhero movies. Each side constantly positioning themselves to gain any advantage they can, like trying to minimize "mutants" in the Marvel Comics Universe for the more trademark-friendly "gifted" or "Inhuman". Yet somehow in the midst of colliding hype trains, a moment of fanboy decency emerged when Chris Evans broke the divide with this friendly tweet:
Basking in the success of the biggest R-Rated opening weekend of all-time, Ryan Reynolds shot back with a simple reply:
This highly-public vow of allegiance would not go unnoticed, stirring Robert Downey Jr's social media machine into action:
Prompting Deadpool himself to fire back:
The only thing missing from this exchange is a charitable sports bet and this is the most adorable superhero-actor tweet off yet. This brief exchange really highlights that most fans don't care about "franchises" or "loyalty" all we really want are good movies with good performances, that capture what we love most about these classic characters.