Originally Posted by Spider-Fan83
just to add some random speculation...
what if their tying this movie in with DOFP an it's set in the alternate timeline
Whoa. Maybe! Or maybe at the end of the movie the timeline alters. Also I don't think there's any time for Wolverine to have gone to Japan in between X1 and X2. He pretty much took Cyclops' bike and drove it to Alkali Lake...