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The Best Wolverine Versions Of All Time

List RulesVote up your favorite renditions of the Wolverine, bub.

Wolverine is arguably the most recognizable and prolific of all the X-Men. He's the best there is at what he does. As such, there are many different variations on the character and dozens of formats the character has been utilized in. Be it video games, films, animated series, or alternate versions of the man himself in comic books, Wolverine is in virtually every form of pop culture, in one way or another.

We've decided to compile some of our favorites here. Do you like playing as Wolverine in Marvel vs Capcom more or in Wolverine: Adamantium Rage? Is "Wolverine and the X-Men" your favorite animated series or is the '90s Fox show? Do you like him better in solo films like The Wolverine or in team ensembles like X2?

Here's the chance to see where it all lines up. What are the greatest interpretations of Wolverine ever? The game versions of Wolverine all have him as a playable character. Vote up your favorite alternate versions of Wolverine!
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    Wolverine

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    Regular 616 Continuity and all that is canon therein.
    Logan is a fictional character from the X-Men series. He is a mutant who possesses animal-keen senses, enhanced physical capabilities, powerful regenerative ability known as a healing factor, and  ...more
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    Old Man Logan

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    "Wolverine: Old Man Logan" is an eight-issue storyline from the Wolverine ongoing series by writer Mark Millar and artist Steve McNiven, published by Marvel Comics. It began in June 2008, ran through  ...more
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    X-Men: The Animated Series

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    X-Men, also known as X-Men: The Animated Series (Fox Kids, 1992) is an American animated television series based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. The show features X-Men similar in look and  ...more
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    The Wolverine

    Film
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    Lured to a Japan he hasn't seen since World War II, century-old mutant Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) finds himself in a shadowy realm of yakuza and samurai. Wolverine is pushed to his physical and  ...more
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    Age of Apocalypse

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    X-Men: Age of Apocalypse is a Marvel Comics six-issue limited series which takes place a year after the last story in the X-Men: Age of Apocalypse one-shot, with Magneto's X-Men helping North America  ...more
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    X-Men: Days of Future Past

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    Convinced that mutants pose a threat to humanity, Dr. Bolivar Trask (Peter Dinklage) develops the Sentinels, enormous robotic weapons that can detect a mutant gene and zero in on that person. In the  ...more
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    The Uncanny X-Men

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    The Uncanny X-Men, sometimes referred to as Marvel's X-Men, is an action video game released by LJN for the NES in 1989. It is a licensed game based on the series of X-Men comics of the same name by  ...more
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    Frank Miller's Wolverine

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    Hulk vs. Wolverine

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    This short film from the Hulk vs dvd acts as a prequel to the entire series and depicts Wolverine's first battle with the Incredible Hulk.
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    Ultimate Wolverine

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    Ultimate Wolverine is a fictional comic book superhero appearing in books published by Marvel Comics. He is an alternative version of Wolverine who appears in stories set in the Ultimate Marvel  ...more
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    Wolverine: Enemy of the State

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    Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes

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    Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes is a 2000 fighting game developed and published by Capcom. It is the sixth game in the Marvel vs. Capcom series. With the sixth installment, Capcom simplified  ...more
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    X-Men: Children of the Atom

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    X-Men: Children of the Atom is an arcade game that was produced by Capcom and released on the CP System II arcade hardware in 1994. Based on the X-Men comic book, it is the first fighting game  ...more
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    Wolverine and the X-Men

    TV Program
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    Wolverine and the X-Men is an American cartoon series by Marvel Animation. It is the fourth animated adaptation of the X-Men characters, the other three being Pryde of the X-Men, X-Men: The Animated  ...more
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    Spider-Man (1994)

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    Spider-Man, also known as Spider-Man: The Animated Series, is an American animated television series based on the Marvel Comics superhero, Spider-Man. The show ran on Fox Kids from November 19, 1994,  ...more
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    Wolverine (1991)

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    Wolverine is an action video game developed by Software Creations and published by LJN for the NES, and was released exclusively in North America in 1991. It is a licensed game based on the Marvel  ...more
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    Ultimate Spider-Man

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    Ultimate Spider-Man is an American animated television series based on the Spider-Man comics published by Marvel Comics, including some elements of Marvel's Ultimate line of books. The series is  ...more
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    Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

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    Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom. It features Capcom's own characters and characters from American comic book company Marvel Comics. It is the  ...more
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    Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes

    Video Game
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    Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes is the fifth Marvel Comics-licensed fighting game by Capcom and the third game in the Marvel vs. Capcom series. The game was developed in late 1997 and first  ...more
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    The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes

    TV Program
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    The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes! is an American animated television series by Marvel Animation in cooperation with Film Roman, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers. The show  ...more
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    Ultimate Wolverine Vs. Hulk

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    Ultimate Wolverine vs. Hulk is a comic book miniseries, published by Marvel Comics. The series is set in one of Marvel's shared universes, the Ultimate Universe. It was written by Lost co-creator  ...more
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    X-Men: Mutant Apocalypse

    Video Game
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    X-Men: Mutant Apocalypse is a side-scrolling action game released by Capcom for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System in 1994. The game is based on the X-Men comic book franchise and is based on  ...more
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    Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3

    Video Game
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    Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom. It is an updated version of Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds. After the events of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and  ...more
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    Wolverine: Adamantium Rage

    Video Game
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    Wolverine: Adamantium Rage is a 16-bit platform-action video game released for both the Super NES and the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive in 1994. The Sega Genesis/Mega Drive version was published by Acclaim  ...more