X-Men Origins: Wolverine

XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: May 1, 2009 / ESRB: M

Five Nominated for 2010 Writers Guild Videogame Writing Awards

By Garnett Lee, Jan 14, 2010 4:20pm PST

In a release today the Writers Guild of America revealed the nominees for outstanding achievement in videogame writing from 2009. They are:...


"The only game in this list worthy of the award is Uncharted 2. If anything this is an indication ..."

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Raven Software Struck with Mass Layoffs

By Nick Breckon, Aug 26, 2009 12:51pm PDT

Update: Raven has confirmed the layoffs, issuing an official statement: "With the recent completion of both Wolverine, based on the summer...


"Always sucks to hear about layoffs, but at least they got some severance and a chance to get out ..."

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Marvel 'Not Doing Crappy Movie Games Anymore'

By Nick Breckon, Aug 19, 2009 12:15pm PDT

With a spotty record of movie tie-in videogames, Marvel is hoping the well-received X-Men Origins: Wolverine becomes a turning point. "We are...


"I highly doubt they will be willing to delay a game if its not ready by the time the movie is ..."

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Wolverine Demo Unleashed on Xbox Live

By Chris Faylor, May 04, 2009 8:50am PDT

A downloadable demo of Raven's film-inspired beat 'em up X-Men Origins: Wolverine is now available for Xbox Live Gold members via the Xbox Live...


"I am SOOO getting this game... once it drops from this absurd $69.99 price tag. Everything is ..."

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GameStop Launches 'Mutton Chop Madness'

By Chris Faylor, Apr 22, 2009 3:41pm PDT

To promote the May 1 release of Raven's X-Men Origins: Wolverine, retailer GameStop today launched a "Mutton Chop Madness" contest. Described as...


"If I can find some fuzzy cloth at a fabric store for some 'chops, I'm in! "

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Wolverine Trailer Explores Brotherly Love

By Chris Faylor, Apr 17, 2009 1:30pm PDT

Our latest glimpse of Raven's X-Men Origins: Wolverine continues where the last trailer left off, detailing even more of the cameos from the comics that inspired the movie. The game arriv


"You guys like Gambit? I have the X-Men comic where he makes his first appearance. It's got ..."

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Wolverine Trailer: Here's Gambit, Sentinel and Blob

By Chris Faylor, Apr 14, 2009 10:14am PDT

Publisher Activision has released a new trailer for X-Men Origins: Wolverine, showcasing some of the cameos in the game based off the comic-inspired film. Developed by Raven, the brutal beat 'em arrives alongside the movie on May 1, coming in PC


"Press "X" when the giant flashing blue "X" appears, then "Y" when the giant flashing "Y" ..."

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Wolverine Behind the Scenes Trailer Says 'Every Other Game Is Like Some Pansy'

By Nick Breckon, Apr 09, 2009 1:57pm PDT

Claiming that Raven's upcoming licensed beat-em-up X-Men Origins: Wolverine is going to be the best Wolverine game ever made isn't saying much. Luckily, Raven also claims that every other video game is like a pansy. So unless you like playing p


"wow you nerds really cant handle devs that show any sort of pride in what they create for you"

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Wolverine Screenshots: [Screaming]

By Nick Breckon, Apr 07, 2009 11:26am PDT

These screenshots from Raven's upcoming X-Men Origins: Wolverine tie-in fail to represent the game accurately in lacking Wolverine's trademark...


"What's with his claws in the first pic? Anyway, looks like it'll be a violent game, which ..."

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Wolverine Trailer Says Game Won't Suck

By Chris Faylor, Apr 02, 2009 3:36pm PDT

"He's the ultimate bad-ass in the world of comics," Raven senior artist Cory Carani says of Wolverine in the below video. "He can do things that other super heroes can't." Later on, the developer says his title is "the movie game that finally


"Well dip me in shit and roll me into the Congressional pigsty, this game actually looks like it ..."

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine Gameplay Trailer, Screenshots, Preorder Bonus Unveiled

By Nick Breckon, Mar 10, 2009 12:00pm PDT

Activision today released loads of new assets for Raven's upcoming Wolverine beat-em-up, movie tie-in game X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Also revealed was a significant preorder bonus from GameStop, which includes four rather sadistic "rooms" for Xbo


"I'm gonna check this out just for the Rope Bridge scene! OMG! I had to watch that part twice... ..."

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Hey Bub: New X-Men Origins Wolverine Screenshots

By Nick Breckon, Feb 20, 2009 2:03pm PST

Activision today released a few new screenshots for X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Raven's God of War-style action title starring the adamantium-laced...


"How is it that you can almost always spot an Unreal Engine 3 game from 20 paces? This is by ..."

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X-Men Origins Wolverine Screenshots: Slaps, Chops

By Nick Breckon, Feb 06, 2009 3:05pm PST

Twelve new screenshots from Raven Software's PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 version of X-Men Origins: Wolverine are seen below. The game has been...


"I had a ton of fun playing X-Men The Official Movie Game on PC with my wired 360 controller. ..."

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine Platforms Unveiled

By Chris Faylor, Dec 09, 2008 8:05am PST

Activision today announced the platforms for X-Men Origins: Wolverine, revealing that, as expected, the licensed movie tie-in will arrive on every...


"OK so did anyone else not get until now that there was a movie called X-Men Origins: Wolverine? ..."

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First X-Men Origins: Wolverine Screenshot Released

By Nick Breckon, Dec 04, 2008 3:26pm PST

The first screenshot of Raven's X-Men Origins: Wolverine has been released via 1UP. The title is based on the upcoming movie of the same name...


"My MOST FAVORITE Comicbook Character is back and he looks BadASS than ever."

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