Dailies | Hugh Jackman Gets Wet on ‘The Wolverine’ Motion Poster

New animated poster for James Mangold's upcoming superhero movie

Hugh Jackman is completely capable of singing in the rain, but a new motion poster for "The Wolverine" suggests he'll be sword battling in it this summer instead.

Directed by James Mangold, the angry "X-Men" character's next big-screen adventure will be set in Japan where he'll train to be a samurai warrior.

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In addition to his signature adamantium claws, Wolverine will also be slicing through his enemies with a katana while confronting a mysterious figure from his past in, according to the synopsis, "an epic battle that will leave him forever changed."

And wet.

The sequel to "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" lands in theaters on July 26, 2013. Check out the poster: