Thor Thor is a superhero who appears in publications published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Journey into Mystery #83 (Aug. 1962) and was created by editor-plotter Stan Lee, scripter Larry Lieber, and penciller Jack Kirby. Debuting in the Silver Age of Comic Books, the character is based on the Thor of Norse mythology. He has starred in several ongoing series and limited series, and has been a perennial member of the superhero team the Avengers, appearing in each of the four volumes. The character has also appeared in associated Marvel merchandise including animated television series, clothing, toys, trading cards and video games. The film Thor, based on the character and comic, was released in 2011, with Kenneth Branagh as director and Chris Hemsworth starring as Thor. Hemsworth will reappear as Thor in the film The Avengers, set to be released in 2012 and Thor 2 in 2013.
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Next week, writer Jason Aaron and artist Russell Dauterman showcase a smackdown of worthy and unworthy, as Odinson, the original Thor, goes head-to-head with the new Goddess of Thunder. Hit the jump to check out a preview of Thor #4.
This was my review of Thor: The Dark World from back when I first started my blog.
Prior to the release of 2011's Thor, Chris Hemsworth was relatively unknown to many... flash forward four years... and now he's one of the more recognizable faces in Hollywood having starred in three MCU films with two more on the way. Come check it out as he talks his Marvel contract now!
Readers of Marvel's current Thor title are getting to know the new Goddess of Thunder, but one of the big questions still remains: who is she? Well, series writer Jason Aaron doesn't reveal that, but does suggest the unveiling of her identity is on the horizon...
The newly-announced Oscar nominee suggests that he has not lost interest in appearing in a comic book blockbuster despite auditioning for, and ultimately losing out on, multiple superhero/villain roles
Avengers: Age of Ultron star Chris Hemsworth appeared on The Tonight Show last night to promote Michael Mann's Blackhat, but a water war ended up turning into a full on wet t-shirt contest for the buff God of Thunder. Needless to say, this one is for the ladies...
It was only a matter of time, but next month, it's a battle between old and new as Odinson (the Mjolnir-less, original Thor) takes on the all-new Goddess of Thunder. Hit the jump to check out a textless preview of Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman's Thor #4!
I recently came across some fantastic concept art created by Ivan Girard for several superhero films in recent past. Come check out artwork for Kenneth Branagh's Thor, Shane Black's Iron Man 3 and Martin Campbell's Green Lantern.
Finally back with a new soundtrack for Thor. I know its been a while but I hope you guys enjoy.
The British actor blames "sloppy journalism" or "bad misquoting" for those who think that he no longer wants to play Heimdall for Marvel Studios. Check out all of what Idris Elba says after the jump!
Conceptual artist Peter Popken (Monuments Men) has updated his website with some fantastic pieces of concept art he created for Marvel's sequel, Thor: The Dark World. Check them out.
Here is my take on the Thor Threequel in an attempt to include many prominent Asgardian figures such as The Enchantress, The Executioner, Hela, Balder, Surtur, and my personal favorite… Beta-Ray Bill.
Now that it's confirmed Thor's third solo outing will be exploring the end of all things, hit the jump and check out what Loki actor Tom Hiddleston once said about the adapting the Ragnarok storyline
We don't know if Darcy will return for Thor: Ragnarok (perhaps her assistant can have an assistant?), but you can see the actress who plays her, Kat Dennings, done up as Rachel from Ridley Scott's Blade Runner for a pretty cool series of shots. Take a look..
With Marvel's Thor 3 officially titled and scheduled for July 2017, I thought I'd present a list of 5 ways it can improve on its predecessor, Thor: The Dark World. Click on for my thoughts and be sure to leave your own in the usual place.
Kevin Feige said in the press release that Thor: Ragnarok will be the Captain America Winter Soldier of Phase 3 and it will have a huge affect on it. Well this is how I theorize the movie will end.
Marvel Studios has finally revealed release dates for Black Panther, Captain Marvel, and The Inhumans, as well as an official title for Thor 3. Check out the goods after the jump!
Concept artist, Bob Cheshire ("Guardians of the Galaxy"), updated his website with some gorgeous artwork he created for Marvel's Thor: The Dark World. Come check it out!
This November, bring the thunder and summon the lightning as the new Thor tests her mettle against an army of Frost Giants in THOR #2, the highly anticipated second issue from critically acclaimed writer Jason Aaron and rising star artist Russell Dauterman. Hit the jump to check it out!
A new cover for Jason Aaron's Thor #4 has been released via ComicBook that features Thor Odinson making his return taking on the new owner of Mjolnir, Thor, Goddess of Thunder! Hit the jump to check out this explosive cover!
“Whosoever holds this hammer, if SHE be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor.” That quote sparked up a new Era in the comic world when Marvel announced the newly renovated female Thor. But aside from the comics, the female Thor has made her way to the Gaming-verse. Check it out!
This upcoming high-seas adventure/drama from director Ron Howard stars Chris Hemsworth as the captain of a whaling crew who come under attack by the legendary giant whale. This is apparently based on the true story that inspired Herman Melville's classic novel.
The award-winning Daredevil has created a new variant for Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman's all-new Thor #2, featuring the unworthy Odison and our brand new Goddess of Thunder. Check it out after the jump.
The identity of the new female Thor still hasn't been announced, but we do have the very first preview of her upcoming debut issue for you right here. Check out some unlettered pages and variant covers for Jason Aaron's Thor #1 after the jump.