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New character shots online

05 March 2009  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  |  Source: USA Today

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It's a big day for those of us looking forward to X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Not only is the trailer (at least the proper, full-size trailer) due later today, but there are six rather spiffing new character shots on USA Today to tide you over.

These pictures show Wolvie himself (Hugh "I've sung with Beyonce, y'know" Jackman); Victor Creed (Liev "Spellcheck Nemesis" Schreiber); Kayla Silverfox (Lynn "married to that dude from 10,000BC" Collins); Gambit (Taylor "Friday Night Lights" Kitsch); Deadpool (Ryan "My wife is hotter than your wife" Reynolds) and John Wraith (Will.i.am, whose name has no room for interruptions).

X-Men Origins Wolverine Character Pics
Click the image above to view all the character images on USAToday.com

The film is out here on April 29, but we'll be back later today with the full second trailer.


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Went to see Watchmen on Saturday and the Wolverine trailer played before as did the new Trek one but i have to say the 'geeks' seemed to react more to the Wolverine one more than the Trek one .... and then most of them fainted when Watchmen started ... just too much in one afternoon ..methinks . More

Posted by Beno at 12:05 on 09 March 2009 | Report This Post

Taylor Kitsch looks awesome as Gambit. Cannot wait!! More

Posted by peeka85 at 15:11 on 08 March 2009 | Report This Post

Cool
I'm a HUUUUUUGGGGGE Wolverine fan and I cannot bloody wait to see this film It looks the dog's danglies... I doubt they'd change Deadpool too much. Not if they want to spin him off into his own movie. He needs to be somewhat recognizable to his fans. I think the images of the pale dude with Wolverines claws and Cyclops' eye beams will be a genetic pick n' mix who will be Weapon XI (11). Whether that's Wade Wilson or not isn't important, because I'm sure by the end of the movie they'll leave Dead More

Posted by jimoakley666 at 17:31 on 07 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Re: Markasmarv
Ah cool, im glad you get what im saying..anyway i was in a foul mood that day so i admit i went a bit overboard! Im in much better form today because iv just seen a great movie called Watchmen..maybe youv heard of it? More

Posted by markasmarv at 00:30 on 07 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Re: Markasmarv
L: lukeyboy L: markasmarv I wasnt calling anyone who disagrees with me miserable cunts, i was calling the ultra fanboys miserable cunts..because they are. On every site i go to there are these pedantic, extremist little fucks that are never happy about anything..if its not one thing its the other..so i have just lost patience with them..maybe this forum wasnt the best place to vent! But i just happened to log on and saw some similar crap being spewed so i let loose. Im a fan myself..m More

Posted by waltham1979 at 17:06 on 06 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Re: Markasmarv
L: markasmarv I wasnt calling anyone who disagrees with me miserable cunts, i was calling the ultra fanboys miserable cunts..because they are. On every site i go to there are these pedantic, extremist little fucks that are never happy about anything..if its not one thing its the other..so i have just lost patience with them..maybe this forum wasnt the best place to vent! But i just happened to log on and saw some similar crap being spewed so i let loose. Im a fan myself..maybe even a geek! More

Posted by lukeyboy at 16:40 on 06 March 2009 | Report This Post

cartoon fan
I grew up as a kid watching the x-men cartoons on telly and it's one of my favourite shows cartoon or otherwise. Plus as a kid born in the 80's and growing up with the likes of Back to the Future (where I fancied Michael J. Fox) and T1 and T2 (where I fancied Edward Furlong) the third guy I had the hots for was Gambit! I'm just plain happy that the coolest dude is finally in the films. I have my reservations though - the 1st x-men movie was good, 2nd was better and the 3rd was ... ... ... More

Posted by ushiep at 14:45 on 06 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Re: Markasmarv
I wasnt calling anyone who disagrees with me miserable cunts, i was calling the ultra fanboys miserable cunts..because they are. On every site i go to there are these pedantic, extremist little fucks that are never happy about anything..if its not one thing its the other..so i have just lost patience with them..maybe this forum wasnt the best place to vent! But i just happened to log on and saw some similar crap being spewed so i let loose. Im a fan myself..maybe even a geek! But people that ca More

Posted by markasmarv at 14:22 on 06 March 2009 | Report This Post

Woop woop, these look great. Far better than those awful Harry Potter posters. More

Posted by brian21 at 13:45 on 06 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Re: Markasmarv
L: markasmarv OOh a toy! You can clearly see for yourself if you pause the trailer that that dude with the claws is not Ryan Reynolds...and even if by some miracle it is, fanboys are still pedantic miserable cunts regardless! sp; Ok MTV says its not Deadpool, have a cookie. Still object to you coming on here, shouting the odds. Don't want to sound like an old fart (your actually older then me - act like it maybe?) but calling everyone who disagrees with you 'miserable cunts' just sort More

Posted by waltham1979 at 09:36 on 06 March 2009 | Report This Post

hmmmm well now.......
I had high hopes for this after Last Stand, but to be honest im a little dissapointed now. My favourite X-Man was always gambit and i waited patiently for his apppearance throughout three films, but after seeing this im not so sure now. More

Posted by natman_begins at 23:37 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

MTV Splash page artical: Early shots of Reynolds in action as Deadpool only added to fans’ fears that the movie character would diverge from his print counterpart in this aspect. However, images of one of the action figures in the upcoming line of “Wolverine” movie toys opened the Deadpool discussion once again, as a strange-looking figure appeared on shelves labeled as “Deadpool” on its packaging. Naturally, this ignited speculation that the bizarre figure More

Posted by markasmarv at 20:00 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

ITS NOT DEADPOOL!
Its an actor named Scott Aiken playing Weapon X 1..wikipedia is your friend. More

Posted by markasmarv at 19:39 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Remove the spaces in the url to get the link to work. More

Posted by tenstrings at 17:19 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Remove the spaces in the url to get the link to work. More

Posted by tenstrings at 17:19 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Re: Markasmarv
Markasmarv - I'll leave the other readers to judge how much of a contemptable idiot you are, but I'll add this link (http://io9.com/photogallery/deadpoolactionfig/10071939 70) in the expectation you will apologise. J More

Posted by tenstrings at 17:18 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Wankers
L: markasmarv What a whiny pack of maggots you fanboys are. This looks class, and that pale fellow is not fucking Deadpool! Its Weapon X1 other sites on-line say it is pecker-nuts !! www.deadpoolbugle.com/2009/02/super-hero-squad-deadpool -confirms.htmlp; and   www.worstpreviews.com/headline.php?id=12155ont know if this post counts as a spoiler ???!!! sorry if it does !!!!!! More

Posted by waltham1979 at 16:35 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Wankers
What a whiny pack of maggots you fanboys are. This looks class, and that pale fellow is not fucking Deadpool! Its Weapon X1 More

Posted by markasmarv at 16:24 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Hmmm
I want to like this, I do, but it just looks rubbish. I am a big X-men fan, and didn't think that X-men 3 was that bad, not as good as the first 2, but not bad. This however, will be terrible by the look of it so far. The trailer sucks, Emma Frost looks like a disco ball, Deadpool looks too wimpy, Creed has shorter fingernails than some women, and there are so many nearly-indestructible mutants that they won't kill off, I'm worried it will be a bit predictable too, with the new ones being the on More

Posted by chrysalisloall at 15:40 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

wtf
can't believe that is deadpool???!!! that blows!!! I didn't realise Cyclops was in the story so much, obviously I havent seen the film so I could be barking up the wrong tree but why then did he not recognise him when he turned up in Xmen???   Oh and whats that thing chasing him through school??? and why is my monitor so poo that I can't see anything properly??? and why has my office run out of tea bags??? More

Posted by waltham1979 at 14:13 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Sabrecrud
Don't get me wrong, I have nothing against Liev Schreiber but does anyone else think Sabretooth looks cack? I mean what is with those crud claws. How the hell can you take him seriously against Wolverine's blades? At least Tyler Mane had the hulking size. It all looks a bit rubbish to me. More

Posted by Fozola at 13:02 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: X-Men Origins Wolverine Pics
Well it turns out that that 'thing' with the claws, lazer sight, no mouth, tattoos etc is a disfigured Deadpool. Yes Fox have totally screwed over one of my fav characters. It was confirmed by the newly released toys from the film. This thing is deadpool. :( More

Posted by Strider85 at 12:09 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Departing from the source too much
I think the albino that Seamie mentions may be the movie's take on Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds' character. As a fan of Deadpool, I'm a little concerned that the film-makers have moved too far away from the source materials, but in fairness all we have seen so far is some fast-cut images with no context. I'll reserve judgement for now. J More

Posted by tenstrings at 12:00 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

Departing from the source too much
I think the albino that Seamie mentions may be the movie's take on Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds' character. As a fan of Deadpool, I'm a little concerned that the film-makers have moved too far away from the source materials, but in fairness all we have seen so far is some fast-cut images with no context. I'll reserve judgement for now. J More

Posted by tenstrings at 12:00 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

The new trailer...
...looks ok. Im a little worried about the weird albino looking mutant who seems to have a lot of abilities....one claw, cyclops like laser eye vision, possible adamantium skeleton etc. Hopefully he's not a Sylar type:( Also, what the hell is Cyclops doing in it?? I'll still be first in line though, i'm a sucker for anything X-Men. More

Posted by Seamie at 11:49 on 05 March 2009 | Report This Post

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