Saturday, May 21, 2016

In the shops 2 years ago today

AVENGERS WORLD #6 $3.99
(W) Nick Spencer (A) Marco Checchetto (CA) Neal Adams
   The Avengers launch a desperate rescue mission.  Hyperion confronts the man who pulled him back from the nothing between universes. Thor is a major player in this story.

ORIGINAL SIN #2
$3.99 (ALESSIO TEASER VARIANT COVER SPOTLIGHTING THOR)
(W) Jason Aaron (A) Mike Deodato (CA) Julian Totino Tedesco

    The cosmic manhunt for the Watcher's killer continues. More bodies are discovered. The killer's trail leads to the far corners of the universe and beyond. Of course, Thor makes an appearance.

THOR GOD OF THUNDER #22 $3.99
(W) Jason Aaron (A) Esad Ribic (CA) Hyung Jee
   Thor and SHIELD agent Roz Solomon vs. Ulik the troll! ROXXON vs. Broxton, Oklahoma! And in the far future, the Goddesses of Thunder take on Old Galactus! But wait, where's King Thor...?

 

Friday, May 20, 2016

In the shops 1 year ago today

A-FORCE #1 $3.99 (BLANK VAR) (DAUTERMAN VAR) (HANS VAR) (HUGHES INHUMANS 50TH ANNIVERSARY VAR) (MOLINA VAR) (YOUNG VAR)
 (W) C. Willow Wilson, Marguerite Bennett (A) Jorge Molina (CA) Jim Cheung
    In a secluded corner of the Battleworld, an island nation is fiercely protected by a team of Avengers the likes of which has only ever been glimpsed before. Fighting to protect the small sliver of their world that's left, the Amazing A-FORCE stands shoulder-to-shoulder, ready to take on the horde! Four Thors make an appearance.

AVENGERS WORLD #21 $3.99
(W) Frank Barbiere (A) Marco Checchetto (CA) Jeff Dekal
   The last stand of A.I.M. ... in the Savage Land! Thor and Hyperion unleashed!

DEADPOOLS SECRET SECRET WARS #1 $4.99 (ACTION FIGURE VAR) (BLANK VAR) (GAZIN VAR) (PANOSIAN VAR) (YOUNG VAR)
(W) Cullen Bunn (A) Matteo Lolli, Jacopo Camagni (CA) Tony Harris
   NOT A SECRET WARS TIE-IN!  Well it is...but not THAT Secret Wars.  Remember the original Secret Wars from 1984? And remember how Deadpool played a huge important role in it? Wait...you DON'T? Then you need to read this series immediately and be educated!   Plus: a bonus Deadpool Contest of Champions tale! Thor Odinson, still wielding his hammer, guest stars.

PLANET HULK #1
$4.99 (BLANK VAR) (SINGH VAR) (YOUNG VAR) 
(W) Sam Humphries, Greg Pak (A) Marc Laming, Takeshi Miyagawa (CA) Mike Del Mundo
   A forbidden zone of wild HULKS,  a battle-worn gladiator named STEVE ROGERS  and a journey that could break the spirit of a world's greatest freedom fighter. Five Thors appear.

SECRET WARS BATTLEWORLD #1 $3.99 (ACTION FIGURE) (STOKOE VAR) 
(W) Joshua Williamson, Ed Brisson (A) Mike Henderson, Scott Hepburn (CA) Paco Medina
    Featuring the fights, battles and blow-ups that are just TOO BIG for Secret Wars! When a Dr. Strange-possessed Punisher goes on the run, only Spider-Man, Wolverine, Hulk and Ghost Rider can track him down!  Question: What happens when M.O.D.O.K. recruits every single M.O.D.O.K. ever for his evil schemes? Answer: M.O.D.O.K. M.A.D.N.E.S.S.! Four Thors make an appearance.

ULTIMATE END #1 $3.99 (BAGLEY SPIDER-MAN VAR) (CHRISTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VAR) (MARQUEZ VAR) (YOUNG VAR)
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Mark Bagley
    MILES MORALES and the rest of the heroes of the ULTIMATE U face final extinction. As the end of their world becomes inevitable, will the heroes' heartbreaking sacrifices make any difference?  A half dozen Thors make an appearance! 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Have you met Thor's trio of good-looking grandaughters?

from THOR GOD OF THUNDER #22 
(art by Esad Ribic)
How many of their inherited weapons do you recognize?

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Tomorrow's only new Thor Appearance (and it is NOT Thor Odinson)


SILVER SURFER #4 $3.99
(W) Dan Slott (A/CA) Mike Allred
   There is a price to pay for what Norrin Radd has done.  Some actions can never be taken back or forgiven. Will any of Earth's heroes stand by the Silver Surfer's side in this, his greatest moment of need? Guest starring The Avengers, The Thing and major characters from around the Marvel Universe including Lady Thor.