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Fans will find video of costume tests; pre-visualization, special-effects scenes; storyboard art; set-design photos; concept art; and visual effects sequences (controlled by moving a finger across the sequence).

Magically, the movie actually pauses if you want to watch a production video on your device’s screen and, with a flick of the finger, actually throws some of the extras up on an owner’s big screen.

Equally impressive, and not tied to the Blu-ray package is a stand-alone, interactive book available for free via the Apple iBooks store, optimized beautifully for an iPad.

This second resource, titled The Wolverine, offers more than 50 pages of content including lots of text (from character analysis to story and production facts) and plenty of photos, concept art and video clips from the movie and its production broken up into such chapters as Bar Brawl and The Black Clan.

The digital book even has an interactive blueprint to get a 360-degree view of the nasty suppressor beetle that really gave Wolverine heartburn.

Read all about it: Viewers get a code in the package and register to download an app to unlock a digital comic book available for mobile devices called Wolverine: Infinite Comic.

In a story co-written by Marvel’s patriarch and co-creator of the X-Men, Stan Lee, readers learn about our mutant hero’s numerous encounter with the Silver Samurai, one from his past and present. Eighty-five panels worth of sequential art are revealed as each swipe on an iPad causes new art elements or dialogue bubbles to appear on the screen as the story progresses.

What’s more relevant to the movie is that Marvel offers for sale the entire 1982 Wolverine miniseries trade paperback in a digital format ($6.99), also through the app. It’s pure enjoyment to peruse Frank Miller’s art on the iPad.