The good folks at Nicktoons Network have provided us an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming animated series Wolverine and the X-Men. The 26-episode superhero adventure is scheduled to debut on Nicktoons on Jan. 23 at 8 p.m., and will later be released on DVD by Lionsgate. Watch the clip and the series trailer on AniMagTV.
Co-produced by Marvel Ent., Toonz Ent. in Singapore and First Serve International Ltd. in India, Wolverine & The X-Men revolves around the complex and mysterious leader of a group of super-powered mutants including Jean Grey, Emma Frost, Rogue and Mystique. There will also be special guest appearances from various other Marvel characters including The Hulk.
The action begins as an explosive event shatters the lives of the X-Men and takes away their mentor, Professor X. The beaten heroes, including Beast, Storm, Cyclops and Nightcrawler, are given a rare glimpse into the future, seeing a world in utter ruin and ruled by giant destructive robots. They discover the world has spiraled out of control because the X-Men have given up. Now Wolverine must take the lead on the ultimate mission’to prevent the world’s destruction while fending off enemies Magneto and The Brotherhood.