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Featuring a special Collector's Edition Acetate Cover!

Part 1 of 5! A few years after the events of ORIGIN finds James Howlett running with the wolves...until something unexpected brings him back into the world of Follow the first "X-Man" as he finds his way back to civilization and falls afoul of someone Sinister, who's just discovering mutantkind and the horrors he can visit on them. Plus, discover the secret behind James' greatest enemy! At some point, the mutant who will become The Wolverine must choose: is he man or is he beast? An all-new chapter in the secret origin of one of Marvel's most mysterious characters is revealed starting this November, by superstars Kieron Gillen (YOUNG AVENGERS, IRON MAN) and Adam Kubert (AVENGERS, UNCANNY X-MEN, WOLVERINE)!

Special Digital Edition Offer! Each copy comes with a FREE digital edition download of ORIGIN II #1, ORIGIN #1, & WOLVERINE: JAPAN'S MOST WANTED INFINITE COMIC #1!

List of covers and their creators:

CoverNameCreator(s)Sidebar Location
RegRegular CoverAdam Kubert & Frank Martin1
VarVariant CoverSalvador Larroca & David Ocampo3
VarSketch CoverAdam Kubert6
VarDeadpool CoverSteve Lieber7
VarBaby CoverSkottie Young8
BlankBlank CoverNone9
??Salva Espin & Peter PantazisMissing
RERetailer Exclusive Cover - Hastings?10
DigDigital CoverAdam Kubert2

One of the covers is an homage to Origin vol.1 #2

The Deadpool cover is an homage to the Leonardo DiCaprio strut meme

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I was however very surprised by the work that Gillen produced in this issue, as despite it being very different from Paul Jenkin’s style of storytelling, it still managed to intrigue me. What I especially liked about Gillen’s writing in this issue was the symbolism that he added, as while the lack of dialogue made the issue much quicker to lead, the tone of this style added a lot more depth to Wolverine as a character. I also loved the teasers that Gillen would add to the issue, as due to the la...

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