Are Wolverine's Extra-Long Claws Overcompensating?

Wolverine looks much the same as always, judging from the first official pic from the Wolverine movie... except that the killer mutant's claws are way longer. Those things look 18 inches long, or more. Could the X-Men spinoff movie be overcompensating for something? Also, star Hugh Jackman dropped some more hints… » 2/14/08 9:40am 2/14/08 9:40am