The Wolverine Saga

 WOL4   (Marvel, 1989)

™ and ©1989 Marvel Entertainment Group

This four-part series attempts to capture and make sense of the life of Wolverine. This series covers it all, from before his first appearance in The Incredible Hulk #180–181 to his adventures in Japan with Kitty Pryde. It’s a veritable “life and times” of one of Marvel’s most enigmatic characters.

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#1

  9/1/1989
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Origin of Wolverine; Based on Alpha Flight #17, #33, Classic X-Men #1-10, Giant Size X-Men #1, Incredible Hulk #181-182, Wolverine #9-10, X-Men #94-101Peter Sanderson, John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Peter David, Bill Mantlo, Len WeinJack Abel, Terry Austin, John Bolton, John Buscema, Sal Buscema, John Byrne, Frank Chiaramonte, Dave Cockrum, Gene Colan, Vince Colletta, Sam Grainger, Klaus Janson, William Johnson, Jack Kirby, Mike Mignola, Al Milgrom, Frank Miller, Paul Neary, Bill Sienkiewicz, Chic Stone, Gerry Talaoc, Herb Trimpe, Rob Liefeld

#2

  11/1/1989
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Based on Alpha Flight #17, Classic X-Men #9-22, 24, 26-33, Iron Fist #15, Marvel Team-Up Annual #1, Marvel Treasury Edition #26, X-Men #101-105, 107-116, 118, 120-129, 131-139, X-Men Annual #3, 4Peter Sanderson, John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Mary Jo Duffy, Bill Mantlo, Ann Nocenti, Tom OrzechowskiTerry Austin, John Bolton, Sal Buscema, John Byrne, Frank Chiaramonte, Dave Cockrum, Tony DeZuniga, Kieron Dwyer, Mike Esposito, Sam Grainger, Dan Green, Ken Landgraf, Bob Layton, Frank Miller, Chuck Patton, George Pérez, John Romita Jr., Joe Rubinstein, Ricardo Villamonte

#3

  12/1/1989
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Based on Kitty Pryde and Wolverine #1-6, Wolverine Limited Series #1-4, X-Men #145-147, #151, #159, #162-166, #172-176, #178, @181, #183, X-Men Annual #4-7Peter Sanderson, John Byrne, Chris ClaremontJohn Romita Jr., Terry Austin, Klaus Janson, Arthur Adams, Brent Anderson, Bret Blevins, Brett Breeding, John Byrne, Dave Cockrum, Dan Green, Bob McLeod, Al Milgrom, Frank Miller, Joe Rubinstein, Bill Sienkiewicz, Paul Smith, Bob Wiacek

#4

  12/1/1989
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From Alpha Flight #33-34, Captain America Annual #8, Kitty Pryde and Wolverine #5-6, Marvel Comics Presents #1-10, Wolverine #1-10, X-Men Annual #11, X-Men #196, #205, #207-208, #210, #212-213, #235-242, X-Men and Alpha Flight #1Peter Sanderson, Chris Claremont, Mark Gruenwald, Bill MantloMichael W. Kaluta, Marc Silvestri, Terry Austin, John Beatty, John Buscema, Sal Buscema, Alan Davis, Dan Green, Klaus Janson, Rick Leonardi, Al Milgrom, Paul Neary, John Romita Jr., P. Craig Russell, Bill Sienkiewicz, Gerry Talaoc, Barry Windsor-Smith, Mike Zeck