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English: Wolverine
Japanese: ウルヴァリン


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 7, 2011 to Mar 25, 2011
Premiered: Winter 2011
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Other
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.181 (scored by 8,423 users)
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Ranked: #75092
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Popularity: #3141
Members: 18,864
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Logan learns that his girlfriend, Mariko Yashida, who disappeared a year ago, has been taken to Tokyo by her father Shingen, who is the head of a Japanese crime syndicate and a supplier of AIM. He then decides to head to Japan to find her and take her back, no matter what.


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Kou, Master
Kayumi, Iemasa
Takaguchi, Kousuke
Tsuchida, Hiroshi
Hoshino, Takanori


Aoyama, Hiroshi
Director, Storyboard, 2nd Key Animation
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Abe, Masashi
Episode Director
Kaji, Kengo
Script, Series Composition

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"Feel my Claws" by Takahashi Tetsuya

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"Another Day of Battles" by Takahashi Tetsuya

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Mar 29, 2011
SakuraForever (All reviews)
It comes to no surprise to people that Marvel would have their best-seller Wolverine these recent years in another project. Personally, I checked this out not because of recent projects ie Iron Man's failure to attract audiences, but for likable purposes. I've always taken a liking to Wolverine as one of the more likable characters in the Marvel universe. I've seen pretty much all versions of Wolverine Marvel has thrown out: movies, TAS, comics, I was a bit curious how this would fare.

The story, while not impressive at all to me, tries to stay true to its roots. Wolverine and his whole japan outlook read more
Jul 1, 2011
helur (All reviews)
Wolverine is a well known marvel comic. Of course, coming from only watching the movies and maybe seeing him on cartoon network a few times when I was young, I thought it would be pretty cool. What I was looking for was some action that had some anxiety against it - some good counters to the immortal man, and a solid story. While I guess you could call the story solid it didn't fulfill either of those goals. If there was ever a time I wanted to write a negative review it would be right now, but let us stay as positive as we can…

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Jul 30, 2017
FrickinNormie (All reviews)
The wolverine. Chances are this isn't the first time you've heard of this character. In fact, you probably wouldn't be looking to watch this if you don't enjoy marvel products to some capacity. I'm a total marvel geek and I watched this just to say that I've seen wolverine in anime form. After watching it I was a bit disappointed, but I wasn't angry or sad about it, i was kind of content with what I got.

STORY 6/10
If you've seen the wolverine movie from 2013, you know where he goes to Japan, this is an incredibly dumbed down version of that pretty dang good movie read more
Jul 22, 2013
HybridMedia (All reviews)
So, once again, I’m looking into the world of Madhouse / Marvel Anime and to see how the next disappoint—I meant, installment of their comic book counterparts and as you can see by the title description, you know what it is.

Up next in the four-part Marvel Anime project and broadcasts after the Iron Man anime, Wolverine is a mutant, possessing animal-keen senses, enhanced psychical capabilities, three retracting bone claws on each hand and a healing factor that allows him to recover from virtually any wound, disease or toxin at an accelerated rate. Logan learns that his girlfriend Mariko Yashida, who disappeared a year ago, has read more


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