Wolverine is taken to the new Weapon X Project to be recruited or subjugated but is rescued by Shiver Man before process begins. Meanwhile Sabretooth is sent as a recruiter for Weapon X project but kills John Wraith and Maverick instead. After Shiver Man frees Wolverine, Sabretooth is teleported in to stop Wolverine's rampage. Sabretooth is beating Wolverine until Shiver Man shows up to swing the battle.
Weapon X appears in flashback.
1st appearance of Wolverine: The Origin characters (James Howlett, Dog, Rose).
Death of John Wraith and "Death" of Maverick as he will become Agent Zero to save his life.