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Thor #4 lets both Thors as we know them have a chat and it’s not all that peaceful.  

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Press Release This February, star-studded creators unite to bring you three thunderous stories that should not be missed in THOR ANNUAL #1! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look inside this highly anticipated issue featuring the can’t miss lineup of CM Punk, Rob Guillory, Noelle Stevenson, Marguerite Sauvage, Jason Aaron and Timothy Truman!

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Today is really cold (-3 in Wester Kansas), so summer is definitely on our minds. Diamond Select Toys gives us another reason to look forward to the warm days ahead by announcing all of the cool products we can expect to see in stores this summer.

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This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast – Episode 600! What better way to celebrate than to look at some of our favorite books that have hit the 600 mark!

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Variant covers remain hot right now, and that includes Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy variants to a DC month from Darwyn Cooke and others featuring The Flash and Harley Quinn. It’s making collectors get to their local comics shops earlier and earlier each Wednesday so they can get the issues in the best condition possible. Well, a new variant has just been announced, and I’m having mixed feeling about it. It’s called the “first-ever shrinking variant” cover for Ant-Man #1, arriving in stores this January.

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Thor Odinson has been deemed unworthy, and a new God of Thunder has taken his place.  How will she fare in her first hammer-rodeo?  Your Major Spoilers review of Thor #2 awaits!

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Press Release This February, star-studded creators from all corners of comics and entertainment unite for three thunderous stories in THOR ANNUAL #1! Uniting wrestler CM Punk, blockbuster writer Jason Aaron (Thor, Original Sin), rising star Noelle Stevenson (Lumberjanes), Rob Guillory (Chew) and more, this can’t miss lineup brings you three stories featuring three Thors of three eras!

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Press Release She’s deadly. She’s dangerous. And she’s getting her own solo series this December! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look at ANGELA: ASGARD’S ASSASSIN #1, the explosive new ongoing series debuting this December! Launching as part of Avengers NOW!, the star-studded creative team of Kieron Gillen, Marguerite Bennett, Phil Jimenez and Stephanie Hans will show you a side of Angela you’ve never seen before, as she cuts a bloody path across the new and unfamiliar Marvel Universe!

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FeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReviewThor

The new Avengers trailer makes much humor of the fact that not EVERYONE is worthy to lift the mighty croquet mallet of Thor.  Of course, one of those suspects has already brandished Mjolnir in the regular comic book continuity.  But which one?  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of The Mighty Thor #390 awaits!

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Major SpoilersQuestion Of The DayThor

From his very first appearance in ‘Journey Into Mystery’, Thor’s hammer has been enscribed with a verse that explains that ANYONE who would be worthy can life the hammer and possess the power of the Thunder God.  The occasions upon which this has happened are pretty rare though, even if you take into account the extended runs of Eric Masterson and Beta Ray Bill, and most importantly, there has been little explanation of what it truly MEANS to be worthy of the power.  Wonder Woman has shown herself to fit the bill, as have a couple of other heroes (more

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MarvelSneak PeekThor

Marvel sent us a sneak peek of Thor #2 by Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman.

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FeaturedMarvelRetro ReviewReviewThorWhat If?

Many publications and pundits have had a lot to say about this week’s Thor #1 (myself included), but a great many of them have also indicated that this is the first time EVER that a woman has carried the hammer of Thor in battle… Those reports are quite mistaken.  Your Major Spoilers (retro) review of What If? #10 awaits!

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This week on Jason Reads Comics, I read Thor #1 and give my thoughts on the best Thor relaunches and storylines.

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Thanks to the iron-clad monopoly on and the silly solicitations policies of the modern comics industry, we’ve all known about the new Thor for months.  But how does her first adventure play out?  Your Major Spoilers review of Thor #1 awaits!

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