Follow TV Tropes

Following

Franchise / Wolverine

Go To

https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/wolvie1.png
The best there is at what he does. But what he does isn't very nice.

The X-Men character Wolverine has found himself the subject of many pieces of media.

A long-lived mutant with the rage of a beast and the soul of a Samurai, James "Logan" Howlett's once mysterious past is filled with blood, war, and betrayal. Possessing an accelerated healing factor, keenly enhanced senses, and bone claws in each hand (along with his skeleton) that are coated in adamantium; Wolverine is, without question, the ultimate weapon.


    open/close all folders 

    Wolverine's comics 
  • X-Men.
  • The Avengers.
  • Wolverine (1982), written by Chris Claremont and penciled by Frank Miller.
  • Wolverine (1988), his first long-running solo series; among other things, it introduced his "Patch" alias and expanded on his ties to the Weapon X program.
  • Savage Wolverine.
  • Wolverine MAX and Wolverine - The Best There Is for mature audiences.
  • First volume of Ultimate X-Men and Ultimate Comics: Wolverine.
  • X-Force and the first volume of Uncanny X-Force where he commanded the missions of his ultra-secret killing squad.
  • The miniseries Kitty Pryde and Wolverine.
    • Wolverine First Class a series about Kitty Pryde and her teacher Wolverine.
  • Origin, detailing his youth. Written by Bill Jemas, Joe Quesada, and Paul Jenkins.
    • Wolverine: The End: Part of the "The End" imprint, functioning as an Elseworld sequel to Origin, and written by Origin author Paul Jenkins. It is outside the main continuity, and has since been contradicted by other events.
    • Origin II, the canonical sequel to Origin. Written by Kieron Gillen.
  • Wolverine: Origins, which spun out of House of M and explores Wolverine's past.
  • Wolverine: Weapon X.
  • Old Man Logan (limited series)
  • Snikt!, a miniseries written and drawn by Tsutomu Nihei
  • Weapon X (1991) A famous storyline within Marvel Comics Presents, and the first one to try and tackle his origin.
  • Weapon X (2002) A spinoff/sequal to the previous series, and not featuring Wolverine in a large role.
  • Weapon X (2017) The third volume in the series, this time including a team made of of Old Man Logan, Sabretooth, Domino, Warpath, and Lady Deathstrike.
  • Wolverine and the X-Men
  • Wolverine (2014)
  • Death of Wolverine
  • Hunt for Wolverine
  • Return of Wolverine
  • Wolverines
  • Wolverine (2020), a part of Dawn of X, Jonathan Hickman's relaunch of the X-Men. It has continued on through Reign of X into Destiny of X.
  • Wolverine: Black, White & Blood, a four-part series of shorts by various writers and artists that launched in 2020.
  • Wolverine: Patch (2022): An interquel set during the 1988 Wolverine series, at a point when the X-Men were believed dead and Wolverine was in Madripoor, masquerading as 'Patch'.
  • And many, many cameos, and gratuitous appearances across comicland. Even after his death his presence continued to be felt everywhere, with not only the Death of Wolverine miniseries, but several one-shots of the aftermath and two miniseries tie-ins (the 5-part Weapon X and the 7-part Logan Legacy).
  • After Wolverines concluded, All-New Wolverine saw Laura Kinney becoming the new Wolverine in order to honor Logan's memory (all tropes pertaining to her stint as Wolverine are noted on her page).

    Anime 

    Live-Action Films 

    Video Games 

    Western Animation 

    Other 

Top