Jackman plays Logan, and this time around heads to Japan where he encounters love, the yakunza, ninjas and lots of mayhem.
Recently, director James Mangold said fans will be seeing the berserker rage from Wolverine that they have come to know from the comic books.
Hugh Jackman will also be reprising as Wolverine for Bryan Singer's X-Men: Days of Future Past and looks to have a featured role in the movie.
The Wolverine has a July 26th, 2013 release date, directed by James Mangold, and stars Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Hiroyuki Sanada, Brian Tee, Rila Fukushima, Tao Okamoto and Svetlana Khodchenkova.
Based on the celebrated comic book arc, this epic action-adventure takes Wolverine, the most iconic character of the X-Men universe, to modern day Japan. Out of his depth in an unknown world he faces his ultimate nemesis in a life-or-death battle that will leave him forever changed. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his physical and emotional limits, he confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality, emerging more powerful than we have ever seen him before.