Saturday, December 14, 2013

The least important page from THOR #143.

 

Marvel waited 8 years to reprint THOR #143 in MARVEL SPECTACULAR #14. By then, to stay profitable, they had raised the price of their books and cut the page count by one.  Fortunately a full-page pin-up of Odin with a voice-over by Thor explaining who Odin is wasn't vital to the plot.

Friday, December 13, 2013

Non-Marvel Thor Friday


In the Summer of 1967 DC decided that the best way to combat Marvel's increasing popularity was to create a series that parodied different Marvel characters in each issue.

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Friday, December 6, 2013

Non-Marvel Thor Friday

Variant Cover by Jacen Burrows
From GOD IS DEAD #4 (Now on sale)

cover by series artist Di Amorim


GOD IS DEAD (Avatar Press Inc)
Writer: Jonathan Hickman
 Artist: Di Amorim 
The End of Days has come!  As the Asgardians destroy pantheon after pantheon in their quest for total domination, the human race's last hope is a desperate gamble to create their own god weapon.

Monday, December 2, 2013

After being introduced in #337 Lorelei is in 14 consecutive issues of THOR.

 

In THOR #350 artist/writer Walt Simonson finally has Asgard's alluring siblings appear together for the first time.

Monday, November 11, 2013

If you liked Malekith in THOR: THE DARK WORLD...


There is currently a five part story with Malekith in THOR GOD OF THUNDER. It is written by Jason Aaron. The cover to the first part (#13) is shown above and is by the same artist who does the interior art, Ron Garney.
The cover to the final chapter of the Malekith storyline is by Esad Ribic. THOR GOD OF THUNDER #17 ships the second week of 2014.

Friday, November 8, 2013

The Walt Simonson-created "mystery villain" featured in THOR: THE DARK WORLD

Malekith's first appearance from 1984's THOR #344 (script, pencils and inks by Simonson). It was reprinted in last week's THOR: CROWN OF FOOLS.