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Why does Wolverine drink alcohol?

From his wiki: Wolverine's natural healing also affords him the virtual immunity to poisons and most drugs, except in massive doses. For example, it is extremely difficult for him to become ...
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Why does Wolverine drink alcohol?

From Wolverine V3 #33 In this scene Mystique seems to be sad that Wolverine abuses pills and drugs. It doesn't seem logical for her to be sad for they can't really hurt him. But maybe the backstory ...
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Why does Wolverine drink alcohol?

Wolverine's adamantium skeleton is toxic and a good chunk of his healing ability is constantly in use countering that effect. This is explained in more detail in the months preceeding his death as ...
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Why doesn't Wolverine appear in his iconic costume in X-men?

Director James Mangold explains why it wasn't used in The Wolverine: Superherohype.com: Oh definitely. Now before I let you go, I have to ask about that alternate ending where we see Wolverine’s ...
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How can Wolverine survive a Nuclear Bomb?

A few key points: Wolverine was not in the epicenter. The epicenter of the Hiroshima bomb was 500 meters in the air. It's fireball did not touch the ground. Minimal fall out, intended to cause soft ...
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Wolverine in both Pacific and European theaters?

Actually there's no incongruency. The Normandy landings happened in June 1944, the atomic bombings in August 1945. Unless I'm forgetting The Wolverine stating Logan was a prisoner for a very long ...
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Are any of the Yakuza that Ronin attacks from “The Wolverine”?

Highly unlikely. The actor you might have recognized is Hiroyuki Sanada, who in Endgame plays Akihiko, the only Yakuza who stays alive long enough for us to see his face. In The Wolverine, Sanada was ...
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