Sunday, August 19, 2018

NEW THOR APPEARANCES IN THE SHOPS 3 YEARS AGO TODAY

CAPTAIN BRITAIN AND MIGHTY DEFENDERS #2 $3.99
(W) Al Ewing (A/CA) Alan Davis
   Mondo City breaks out its biggest gun - the WAR MACHINE! Meanwhile, Captain Britain faces Mondo's toughest lawman, Boss Cage - from the inside of a cell!  Once the brutal Boss System is done with the Defenders... will there be anything left of them to arrest? Guest Starring Lady Baron Thor.

GUARDIANS OF KNOWHERE #3 $3.99
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Mike Deodato
    The secrets of Knowhere reveal themselves and it will change the face of the Guardians forever.  This special chapter on Secret Wars will have long-lasting repercussions. The Thor known as Angela questions her religion.

SPIDER-VERSE #4 $3.99 
(W) Mike Costa (A) Andre Arujo (CA) Nick Bradshaw
    The Spiders of the multiverse are in a race against Mayor Norman Osborn to discover what exactly brought them all together! An angry Thor appears.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018

IN THE SHOPS 2 YEARS AGO TODAY

MIGHTY THOR #10 $3.99
(W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Russell Dauterman
     Lady Thor has a new enemy with which to contend:  S.H.I.E.L.D.
Natachos Bustos Tsum Tsum variant


WEB WARRIORS #10 $3.99
(W) Mike Costa (A) David Baldeon (CA) Julian Totino Tedesco
   What do a giant spider-robot, a cartoon pig from the future and a lady with four robotic arms have in common?  They're all stuck on Earth-001 with the WEB-WARRIORS!  Thor Odinson from Earth 53015 appears (spoiler alert:






 he’s a cute dog).

Thursday, August 16, 2018

50 YEARS AGO TODAY

It was a good summer to be a Thor fan as the epic Mangog trilogy came to a conclusion.
It would be more than 3 years before he made another appearance.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

48 YEARS AGO TODAY

If you had been buying comics for more than five years this Kirby cover would have been familiar to you.
So might the 52 pages of Kirby Thor art contained inside (reprinted from six different issues of JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY)

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

NEW THOR APPEARANCES IN THE SHOPS TOMORROW

THOR #4
(W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Michael Del Mundo
THOR & THE VALKYRIES TAKE ON THE QUEEN OF CINDERS IN THE WAR FOR HEL!
The Queen of Cinders and her fire goblin army have invaded the land of the dead. To keep the afterlife from going up in flames, Thor and his brothers will have to forge alliances with some of their greatest enemies and seek to unlock the secrets of Valhalla and the mighty Valkyries!


Harren Hammer variant







Del Mundo proves that Thor is truly the god of bringing the best out in artists!


INFINITY WARS #2 $4.99 
(W) Gerry Duggan (A/CA) Mike Deodato
    As the Infinity Stones come to Earth, so too comes the war for control over them. But none who wield the stones know the truth about the power they contain or what it would take to bring them to their END. The nature of the universe itself hangs in the balance as we learn the answer to the question on everyone's lips since "Infinity Wars Prime": WHO IS REQUIEM? Thor makes an appearance so brief that it doesn't even rate amention on the Cast Page.

Monday, August 13, 2018

IN THE SHOPS 4 YEARS AGO TODAY

Six Real Deals, one Animation Thor and one Avatar Press Thor :

AMAZING X-MEN #10 $3.99
(W) Craig Kyle, Christopher Yost (A/CA) Carlo Barberi
   As the Wendigo virus runs rampant through Canada, one of the X-Men falls prey to the deadly plague!  Guest-starring Alpha Flight and Thor!

AVENGERS WORLD #11
$3.99
(W) Nick Spencer (A) Raffaele Lenco (CA) Paul Renaud
   The UPRISING begins. The Island opens its doors. The Dead march into the light. The Dragon declares war. Confronted by immense dangers on all sides, Thor and the Avengers face a world on fire -- and to restore peace, they'll have to become something even bigger than before.

CAPTAIN AMERICA #23 $3.99
(W) Rick Remender (A/CA) Carlos Pacheco
    Zola has waged war on New York! Without a Captain America to lead them, can Thor and the Avengers stop the Bio-Fanatic's plot for revenge?!

FANTASTIC FOUR #8 $3.99
(W) James Robinson (A/CA) Leonard Kirk
    BEN GRIMM: MURDERER?! Thor shows up for three battle pages.

MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #11 $2.99
(W) Joe Caramagna (A/CA) TBD
   The Red Skull has turned Thor and the Avengers into rampaging monsters! Hulk and Black Widow must team up and stop the raging Hulk-Vengers!

ORIGINAL SIN #7 $3.99 (W) Jason Aaron (A) Mike Deodato (CA) Julian Totino Tedesco
     Thor finds yet another way to be defeated in what might be the three most important pages in the history of the character!!!

WOLVERINE #11 $3.99 
(W) Paul Cornell (A) Pete Woods (CA) Steve McNiven
    With the fates of two human beings placed in her hands, Pinch is faced with a decision that may haunt her for the rest of her life. That is, unless Wolverine and his S.H.I.E.L.D. cavalry can reach her in time. Classic Sabretooth, still finds time to mess with Logan, even while he's busy trying to remake the world in his image. Thor has a one panel cameo.



GOD IS DEAD #18 (Avatar Press)
(W) Mike Costa (A) Emiliano Urdinola (CA) Jacen Burrows
   The returned Norse and Greek gods are waging all-out war against each other, but thanks to Jesus and his miracle, they are having a hard time staying dead!