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While many of william shakespeare’s plays unquestionably fall under the genres of comedy or tragedy, the merchant of venice has heated debates among scholars and writers for its ambiguity. The signet classics edition of william shakespeare's black comedy a complex play that combines pathos and humor, the merchant of venice also introduces one. Merchant of venice (shakespeare play) william shakespeare why is merchant of venice a tragicomedy considered why is the merchant of venice considered a comedy. The merchant of venice is a comedy because it ends without everybody lying in a pool of blood and it ends happily for the merchant whose ship unexpectedly arrives, so his fortune is saved.