(2011)

Marvel, 2011 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
125 USD
Pages:
1200
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Omnibus
ISBN:
978-0-7851-4633-9 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9780785146339 59999
Editing:
Mark. D. Beazley (collection editor); James Emmett (editorial assistant); Joe Hochstein (editorial assistant); Nelson Ribeiro (assistant editor); Alex Starbuck (assistant editor); Jennifer Grunwald (editor, special projects); Jeff Youngquist (senior editor, special projects); Alex Alonso (editor in chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
11.25" x 7.5"
Binding:
hardcover
Publishing Format:
graphic novel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Beta Ray Bill
Reprints:

Doom! (Table of Contents: 2)

Thor / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
George Roussos; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Beta Ray Bill (1st); Nick Fury; Jasper Sitwell; Sif; Heimdall; Balder; Volstagg; VILLAINS: Loki; Lorelei (1st); Surtur
Synopsis:
Nick Fury asks Thor's aid in investigating an alien ship heading for earth. Thor arrives and triggers the awakening of an alien protector, Beta Ray Bill. Bill bests Thor and takes up his hammer only to be accidentally summoned to Asgard by Odin who thinks he is summoning Thor.
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Indexer Notes

Begins Walt Simonson's run on Thor (through #382)

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Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Beta Ray Bill
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #126.

The new logo that debuts on this issue's cover was created by Alex Jay per the letter column in this issue.

A Fool and His Hammer... (Table of Contents: 4)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
George Roussos; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Nick Fury; Beta Ray Bill (origin in flashback); Odin; Sif; Balder; Volstagg; INTRODUCING: Agnar; VILLAINS: Loki; Lorelei; Alien Demons (introduction); Surtur
Synopsis:
Bill and Thor fight in single combat for the honor of wielding Mjolner and the alien bests the god of thunder.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Beta Ray Bill; Odin; Sif
Reprints:

Something Old, Something New... (Table of Contents: 6)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
George Roussos; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Beta Ray Bill; Odin; Sif; Volstagg; Agnar; INTRODUCING: Eitri (a dwarf); VILLAINS: Throgg (I; another dwarf); Lorelei; Surtur; Fafnir; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Loki; Garm
Synopsis:
Odin has the dwarves create a hammer for Bill and sends the alien and his son into space to rescue Bill's people.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Beta Ray Bill; Alien Demons
Reprints:

Though Hel Should Bar the Way! (Table of Contents: 8)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
George Roussos; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; GUESTS: Beta Ray Bill; Sif; Volstagg; Hogun; Agnar; Heimdall; VILLAINS: Loki; Lorelei; Alien Demons; Fafnir; Surtur
Synopsis:
Thor, Sif and Bill save the latters people from alien demons. Odin gives Bill a civilian identity when he strikes his hammer on the ground.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Fafnir
Reprints:

The Past Is a Bucket of Ashes (Table of Contents: 10)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
George Roussos; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; Odin; Volstagg; Balder; Guido Sapristi (introduction); VILLAINS: Fafnir; Lorelei; Karnilla; Haag; Loki; Surtur; CAMEO: Clark Kent [Superman]; Lois Lane; Heimdall
Synopsis:
Thor loses the Don Blake identity and gains secret i.d. of Sigurd Jarlson courtesy of Nick Fury (his disguise being, you guessed it, a pair of glasses); Sigurd gets a job as a construction worker but the site is wrecked by Fafnir looking for the god of thunder.
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Indexer Notes

SECRET WARS #1-12 takes place between pages 2 and 3; Three blank panels depict the event and the "paste in" panels are provided on the letters page next issue.

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Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Eilif
Reprints:

[The Last Viking!] (Table of Contents: 12)

Thor / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Balder; Surtur; Lorelei; Karnilla; Fafnir; Eilif the Lost; Saga
Synopsis:
Thor is called to an old viking village in the arctic wastes where an old viking, last of his people, tries to trick the thunder god into killing him so he can enter Valhalla.
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Indexer Notes

Title from last issue blurb

The Hand of Death! (Table of Contents: 13)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Eilif; Fafnir
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text removed from cover on this reprinting.

If I Should Die Before I Wake...! (Table of Contents: 14)

Thor / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Heimdall; Fafnir; Lorelei; Karnilla; Haag; Surtur; Eilif; Greg Glenn (news reporter); Cloud-Rider (Valkyrie's horse); Toothgnasher (Thor's goat); Toothgrinder (Thor's goat); Munnin (Odin's Raven); Odin (disguised as an old wanderer); Chuck Cherkle (news reporter); Valkyries
Synopsis:
Eilif is granted strength by Odin so he can assist Thor in fighting Fafnir.
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Balder--The Brave? (Table of Contents: 15)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Balder; Demons
Reprints:

Whatever Happened To Balder the Brave? (Table of Contents: 16)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Odin; Frigga; Balder; Heimdall; Geri (Odin's wolf); Muninn (Odin's Raven); Silverhoof (Balder's horse); VILLAINS: Loki; Malekith (1st); Surtur; Karnilla; Haag; Lorelei; Trolls
Synopsis:
Balder is sent by Odin to make the perilous journey to Loki's realm to ask the god of mischief for aid in combating an ancient evil. Malekith makes it there first and sways Loki to his side. Balder, forced to break his vow of non-violence by a taunting Loki, cuts off the schemer's head and wanders into the desert to die.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Malekith
Reprints:

That Was No Lady (Table of Contents: 18)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Balder; Roger Willis (1st); Eric Willis (1st and Death); Jarvis; Sheila Ordway; Officer Grier; Strother; Miss Blum; Silverhoof (Balder's horse); VILLAINS: Malekith; Lorelei; Dark Elves; Surtur
Synopsis:
Lorelei continues her seduction of Thor. Malekith and the Dark Elves try to capture the Casket of Ancient Winters from its keeper, but the Casket is passed on to his son for protection.
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Indexer Notes

Page 2 has three very blatant bondage/headlight panels.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor
Reprints:

The Wild Hunt! (Table of Contents: 20)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Roger Willis; Balder; Agnar; Mr. Strother; VILLAINS: Malekith; Lorelei; Surtur; Master of the Hounds; Dark Elves; Sand Devil
Synopsis:
The Dark Elves try to capture the Casket of Ancient Winters from its new guardian, Roger Willis. Thor helps out. Malekith captures Thor's true (or at least enchanting) lover, Melodi, and threatens to kill her if the Casket is not given up.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Malekith; Lorelei
Reprints:

Into the Realm of Faerie! (Table of Contents: 22)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Roger Willis; Odin; Heimdall; Balder; Agnar; Wyrd (a Norn); Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; VILLAINS: Malekith; Lorelei; Algrim the Strong (Introduction); Dark Elves; Surtur; Wormwood
Synopsis:
Thor and Roger invade the realm of Faerie to rescue Thor's love while keeping the Casket of Ancient Winters out of Malekith's hands. They don't quite succeed. Balder has a chat with a Norn. Odin prepares for battle. Surtur prepares to invade earth.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Malekith
Reprints:

The Dark and the Light (Table of Contents: 24)

Thor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Roger Willis; Balder; Agnar; Norns; Odin; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Malekith; Wormwood; Dark Elves; Surtur; Karnilla; Algrim; Silverhoof (Balder's horse)
Synopsis:
Thor and Roger save Lorelei, but fail to keep Malekith from opening the Casket of Ancient Winters. The Norns convince Balder that life is better than death. Surtur begins his advance.
Reprints:

The Brothers of Odin (Table of Contents: 25)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Vili; Ve; Surtur
Reprints:

Debts of Honor! (Table of Contents: 26)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Roger Willis; Balder; Agnar; Odin; Heimdall; Frigga; Vili (Death in flashback); Ve (Death in flashback); Beta Ray Bill; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Silverhoof (Balder's horse); VILLAINS: Surtur; Malekith; Lorelei
Synopsis:
Thor returns to New York and reunites with Lorelei, but Roger smells an enchanted rat. Thor later brings Malekith to his father in Asgard and Odin tells all the tale of how he and his brothers faced and defeated Surtur when the world was young.
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Indexer Notes

Continued in Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #249

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Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Beta Ray Bill
Reprints:

Ragnarok and Roll! (Table of Contents: 28)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson; Carey Rothman (inking assist)
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Odin; Beta Ray Bill; Roger Willis; Balder; Sif; Heimdall; Enchantress; Executioner; Tyr; Hermod; Frigga; Hildy; Asgard Children [Gunnhild]; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Avengers [Starfox; Captain Marvel; Scarlet Witch; Wasp]; VILLAINS: Surtur; Surtur's Demons; Karnilla; Haag; Lorelei
Synopsis:
Odin alone stays to guard his realm as all of Asgard travels to earth to battle Surtur in New York.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor
Reprints:

Ragnarok and Roll, Too! (Table of Contents: 30)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Roger Willis; Beta Ray Bill; Sif; Vision; Starfox; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch; Balder; Harokin; Tyr; Eilif; Executioner; Heimdall; Frigga; Asgard Kids [Hildy; Gunnar]; Odin; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Major Sauleda; VILLAINS: Surtur; Surtur's Demons; Karnilla; Haag; a Troll
Synopsis:
On earth, the Asgardians and heroes try to stem the tide of Surtur's demons. Surtur, meanwhile has made it to Asgard where he shatters the rainbow bridge before taking on Thor.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Beta Ray Bill; Vision; Mr. Fantastic; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Colossus; Captain Marvel; Surtur's Demons
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Although Storm appears in one panel of the story, Colossus appears only on the cover.

Ragnarok and Ruin! (Table of Contents: 32)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
GUESTS: Odin; Roger Willis; Beta Ray Bill; Mr. Fantastic; Sif, Harokin; Human Torch; Enchantress; Hermod; Tyr; Captain Marvel; Storm; Vision; Frigga; Asgard Kids [Leif; Gunnhild; Hrolf; Arngrim]; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; VILLAINS: Surtur; Surter's Demons; a troll
Synopsis:
Odin faces off with Surtur in Asgard. The heroes of Earth and Asgard try to figure out how to close the gateway to Surtur's dimension and stop the ever increasing number of invading demons.
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Indexer Notes

Thor does not appear in this issue.

The Finale of the Surtur Saga! (Table of Contents: 33)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Loki; Odin
Reprints:

Doom II (Table of Contents: 34)

Thor / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Loki; Human Torch; Asgard Kids [Hildy; Arngrim]; Frigga; Roger Willis; Beta Ray Bill; Balder; Karnilla; Enchantress; Avengers [Vision; She-Hulk; Hercules; Scarlet Witch]; Surtur; Surtur's Demons; Dark Elves; a troll
Synopsis:
With Odin and Thor both down in the battle against Surtur, it's Loki to the rescue?! The heroes of Earth and Asgard stem the tide of Surtur's demons. Roger reconstructs the Casket of Ancient Winters, ending the chilly enchantment. Odin and his sons have a final showdown with Surtur.
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Indexer Notes

Final page is signed by Simonson, dated "10-12-84" and dedicated to "Stan [Lee], Jack [Kirby], Vinnie [Colletta], Artie [Simek], and Sam [Rosen]".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Hela
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dialogue balloons on cover removed from reprint.

Pickin' Up the Pieces (Table of Contents: 36)

Thor / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Karnilla; Beta Ray Bill; Balder; Sif; Heimdall; Frigga; Asgard Kids [Gunnhild]; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Colonel Sauleda; VILLAINS: Hela; Frost Giants; Loki; Lorelei; CAMEO: Titanium Man
Synopsis:
Odin is gone and Asgard mourns. Hela arrives for Odin's soul and Thor drives her off. Back on Earth, the Asgardians, unaware of their ruler's fate, are left to wait since the Rainbow Bridge is shattered. Thor, in grief, wanders the wilderness of Asgard to collect himself.
Reprints:

[Waiting For Dr. Blake] (Table of Contents: 37)

Tales of Midgard / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Shawna Linde; Brenda Barclay; Nurse Stevens; Fandral
Synopsis:
Fandral ends the legacy of Don Blake.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story ties up the loose ends left from the previous storyline that ended when Walt Simonson took over the book in #337.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Buri
Reprints:

The Icy Hearts (or My Dinners With Thor!) (Table of Contents: 39)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Buri (Thor's great-grandfather); Sif; Beta Ray Bill; Frigga; Asgard Kids [Gunnhild; Hrolf]; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; VILLAINS: Loki; Lorelei; Green Liberation Front; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Surtur; Odin
Synopsis:
After surviving an avalanche, Thor is nursed back to health by an old Norseman who reminds him very much of his father.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Beta Ray Bill; Frost Giants; Green Liberation Front
Reprints:

A New Deal From An Old Deck, or, The Credit Card Soldiers (Table of Contents: 41)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Beta Ray Bill; Heimdall; Sif; Frigga; Asgard Kids [Hildy; Arngrim; Gunnhild]; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; VILLAINS: Frost Giants; Green Liberation Front; Titanium Man; Loki; Lorelei; Enchantress; CAMEOS: Power Pack [Alex Power; Julie Power; Jack Power; Katie Power]
Synopsis:
While Thor leads Frigga and the children back to Asgard, They are attacked by Frost Giants. Bill and Sif in New York City face off against a band of hi-tech thieves.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Beta Ray Bill; Titanium Man
Reprints:

When Dalliance Was in Flower, or, Take the Cash and Let the Credit Go (Table of Contents: 43)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; GUESTS: Beta Ray Bill; Sif; Heimdall; Harokin; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; VILLAINS: Titanium Man; Green Liberation Front; Megatak (Death); Scourge; Loki; Lorelei
Synopsis:
Lorelei, at the behest of Loki, bewitches Thor. Bill and Sif face down the GLF until the group learns that they are working for a Russkie (Titanium Man) and turn on him. Thanks to a little spell by Heimdall, Lorelei falls for Loki.
Reprints:

...In the Service of Loki! (Table of Contents: 44)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Loki; Lorelei; Thor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 4-1-1985.

The Grand Alliance! Or Life With Loki!!! (Table of Contents: 45)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman [as John Workman Jr.]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Beta Ray Bill; the Enchantress; the Executioner; Frigga; Heimdall; Hildy; Loki; Lorelei; Louise Simonson; Nico and his father (from Detective Comics); Sif; Thor; Walter Simonson; the Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]
Synopsis:
Thor, still under Lorelei's spell, makes his bid to put Loki in power and strikes Sif at his lover's command; Lorelei, still enamored of Loki, returns to her true love. Thanks to the wiles of the Enchantress, Thor catches his half-brother and his girl in bed and Lorelei's hold over him is broken. The Asgardians return home from Midgard.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last panel reads: This one's for Anne & Archie!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Angerboda; Thor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 5-9-1985.

Into the Valley of Death! (Table of Contents: 47)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman [as John Workman Jr.]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Agnar; Angerboda; Balder; the Enchantress; the Executioner; Frigga; Harokin; Heimdall; Hela (flashback); Sif; Thor; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder; the Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Angar; Modgud (cameo)
Synopsis:
With his warriors just recently returned to Asgard, Thor spies out the road to Hel and leads an army to rescue souls unjustly imprisoned in Hela's realm.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last panel is signature dated 6-9-1985.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

Balder the Brave / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder; Karnilla
Reprints:

The Sword of Frey (Table of Contents: 49)

Balder the Brave / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Paul Becton; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder; Karnilla; Haag; Agnar; Frey (Flashback); Gerd (Flashback); Skirner (Flashback)
Synopsis:
Balder leaves Karnilla to join Thor in battle with Hel.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued in Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #360-362.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Garm; Thor; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 5-26-1985.

The Quick and the Dead! (Table of Contents: 51)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as "Max" Scheele]; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman [as John Workman Jr.]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Asgardian kids [Hildy; Gudrun; Rolfe]; Balder; Mordonna (disguised as the Enchantress); the Executioner; Frigga; Garm; Harokin; Hela; Modgud; Nanna; Sif; Thor; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder; the Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]
Synopsis:
Thor and the Asgardians storm the gates of Hel. Thor wrestles with Hela for the souls trapped in her realm, but before she is defeated, she disfigures the thunder god's face.
Reprints:

First Blood! Last Man! (Table of Contents: 52)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
the Executioner; Thor; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 6-25-1985.

Like a Bat Out of Hel! (Table of Contents: 53)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman [as John Workman Jr.]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Agnar; Balder the Brave; the Executioner; Garm; Harokin; Hela; Modgud; Mordonna (also disguised as the Enchantress); Thor; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder
Synopsis:
The Asgardians race to leave the realm of Hel with Hela's minions hot on their trail, but the Executioner ensures their escape with his life.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued in part in Balder the Brave #2 (January 1986).

The Good Die Young! (Table of Contents: 54)

Balder the Brave / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder the Brave; Agnar
Reprints:

Balder the Betrayed! (Table of Contents: 55)

Balder the Brave / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Paul Becton; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman Jr.

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Karnilla; Varthog; ; Frost Giants [Utgard-Loke; Hagen; Grungnir [also as Balder]; Yurthagg]; Balder; Agnar; Rattusk
Synopsis:
The Storm Giants capture Karnilla. Balder and Agnar follow them to Jotunheim, realm of the Giants.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

Balder the Brave / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder; Karnilla; Storm Giant [Utgard-Loki; Hagen]
Reprints:

Balder the Warrior! (Table of Contents: 57)

Balder the Brave / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Paul Becton; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman Jr.

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder the Brave; Agnar; Rattusk (Death); Storm Giants [Utgard-Loki; Hagen]; Karnilla; Whiteface (eagle)
Synopsis:
Balder enter the Giants' castle, where they hold Karnilla captive.
Reprints:

Sunrise! (Table of Contents: 58)

Balder the Brave / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder; Frost Giants
Reprints:

Balder the Beautiful! (Table of Contents: 59)

Balder the Brave / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Paul Becton; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman Jr.

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder; Frost Giants [Hagen; Utgard-Loki]; Agnar; Karnilla; Hogun the Grim
Synopsis:
Balder rescues Karnilla and learns he has been chosen to replace Odin.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

Balder the Brave / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Sal Buscema (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Balder; Agnar; Frost Giants [Utgard-Loki; Hagen]; Rattusk; Karnilla; Whiteface (eagle)
Reprints:

Kurse! He's the Beyonder's Gift to Thor! (Table of Contents: 61)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Kurse; Beta Ray Bill
Reprints:

This Kursed Earth...! (Table of Contents: 62)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Beta Ray Bill; Beyonder; Asgard Kids [Hildy; Rolfe]; Power Pack [Alex Power; Julie Power; Jack Power; Katie Power; Franklin Richards]; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder; VILLAINS: Kurse; Lorelei; Loki; Malekith (Illusion)
Synopsis:
The Beyonder sets up a fight between Thor and Kurse for his own instruction and amusement.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Secret Wars II (Marvel, 1985 series) #6 and Power Pack (Marvel, 1984 series) #18

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor
Reprints:

Thor Croaks (Table of Contents: 64)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor (as a frog); GUESTS: Frigga; Sif; Heimdall; Beta Ray Bill; Harokin; Franklin Richards; Jarvis; Asgard Kids [Hildy]; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Grand Thane; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder; INTRODUCING: Puddlegulp; Gullywhump; King Glugwort (Death); Greensong; Bugeye; Dewlap; and other frogs; VILLAINS: Southside; Ratso; and other rats (1st); Loki; Piper
Synopsis:
Asgard is holding the Althing to determine who will be her next ruler, but where is the mighty Thor? Thanks to a spell by Loki, Thor is a frog living in Central Park who joins more of his kind in a battle with some sinister rats. Hildy finds the sword of Surtur.
Reprints:

This Issue--Thor Leap Into a New Secret Identity! (Table of Contents: 65)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Loki
Reprints:

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner, or, It's Not Easy Being Green (Table of Contents: 66)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Heimdall; Frigga; Harokin; Puddlegulp; Bugeye; Dewlap; Grand Thane; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder; VILLAINS: Piper; Loki; Ratso; Southside; Rizzo
Synopsis:
Thor, Frog of Thunder, helps his amphibian buddies win their war against the rats while also dealing with the mutant Piper and his alligators.
Reprints:

What Do You Call a 6'6" Fighting-Mad Frog? (Table of Contents: 67)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Loki
Reprints:

Sir! (Table of Contents: 68)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson; Al Milgrom (see notes); Bob Wiacek (see notes)
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; GUESTS: Heimdall; Harokin; Asgard Kids [Hildy]; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Toothgnasher; Toothgrinder; Alaric; Grand Thane; VILLAINS: Kurse; Loki; Hela; CAMEOS: Beta Ray Bill; Sif; Malekith
Synopsis:
Thor, Frog of Thunder, returns to Asgard to confront Loki and get him to break the amphibian curse. The curse is actually lifted by Volstagg, who finds Surtur's sword and breaks Loki's hold over its power. Hela releases Kurse from Hel. Thor abdicates the throne, and proposes Balder for king of Asgard.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Additional inker credits from the fan mail of issue #368

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 69)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Kurse; Balder; Agnar
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated "12-16-85".

The Harvest of the Seasons (Table of Contents: 70)

Thor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Bob Wiacek; Al Milgrom; Walt Simonson
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Balder; Sif; Karnilla; Beta Ray Bill; Starkad; Agnar; Heimdall; Asgard Kids [Hildy]; Gudrun; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Loki; Uglitha; Lorelei; Malekith; Kurse; Enchantress; Hela
Synopsis:
Tensions mount in Asgardian factions as the Althing draws near where Balder will be made ruler of Asgard. During the ceremony, Kurse shows up and kills the monarch to be.
Reprints:

The Fate of Balder! (Table of Contents: 71)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Balder; Kossi; Unn; Gertha; Slaggnbir
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated "1-13-86".

The Eye of the Beholder (Table of Contents: 72)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Agnar; Balder; Heimdall; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Slaggnbir (Introduction, Death); Kossi (Introduction); Unn (Introduction); Gertha (Introduction); Loki; Kurse; Thug Thatcher; Lorelei; Uglitha; Malekith (Corpse)
Synopsis:
Finding the Balder in Asgard to be false (which is a good thing since Kurse killed him), Thor sets out to find the real deal. Balder, in the recent past, stormed a floating castle to save a trio of damsels from a troll, only to be put under their spell for his troubles. In the here and now, Thor is pointed to the same castle by an old woman.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Balder
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated "2-14-86".

For Whom the Belles Troll... (Table of Contents: 74)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Geof Isherwood
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Balder; Ruby; Kossi (Death); Unn (Death); Gertha (Death); Uglitha (Death); Thug Thatcher
Synopsis:
Thor and an enchanted Balder battle over a trio of beauties who turn out to be hideous trolls.
Reprints:

Peace Comes to Town! (Table of Contents: 75)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Justice Peace
Reprints:

Peace On Earth (Table of Contents: 76)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Bret Blevins [as Albret Blevinson]; Al Williamson [as Albret Blevinson]
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; GUESTS: Balder; Sif; Beta Ray Bill; Frigga; Ruby (Death); Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; INTRODUCING: Justice Peace; VILLAINS: Thug Thatcher (becomes new Zaniac); Hela; Killen (1st and Death); Zaniac; Brad Wolfe (Death)
Synopsis:
Balder becomes ruler of Asgard. Thor decides to head for Midgard. Recently released convict Thug Thatcher kills the wrong man and becomes the new Zaniac.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Justice Peace is Walt's tip of the hat to the creators of the Judge Dredd comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 77)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sal Buscema (signed)
Inks:
Sal Buscema (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Justice Peace; Thor; Zaniac
Reprints:

Without Justice, There Is No Peace! (Table of Contents: 78)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Bret Blevins [as Albret Blevinson]; Al Williamson [as Albret Blevinson]
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Balder; Beta Ray Bill; Hela; the Hulk (in video); Jack the Ripper (not identified, flashback); Jane Foster-Kincaid; Justice Mills (flashback); Justice Peace; Keith Kincaid; Kellen (criminal); Mayor of Brooklynopolis (flashback); Sif; Thor; Thug Thatcher (ex-con); the Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Zaniac
Synopsis:
Thor and Justice Peace try to save Jane Foster and the entire world of the future by stopping Zaniac. Volstagg adopts two orphaned boys.
Reprints:

[untitled] (Table of Contents: 79)

Thor / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema (signed)
Inks:
Sal Buscema (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Hulk; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Dr. Strange; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Wasp; Ant-Man; Puck; Kitty Pride; Rogue; Wolverine; Colossus; Storm; Nightcrawler; Iceman; Jean Grey; Cyclops; Angel; Beast; Daredevil; Scarlet Witch; Vision; Hawkeye; Luke Cage; Thing; She-Hulk; Invisible Girl; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprint does not include the 25th anniversary border from the original issue.

The Gift of Death (Table of Contents: 81)

Thor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Angel; Volstagg; Balder; Heimdall; Puddlegulp; Bugeye; Kevin; Mick; Hela; Marauders [Harpoon; Blockbuster; Vertigo]; Odin (flashback); Jerry Sapristi; Tina Sapristi; Ernesto Sapristi; Pietro Sapristi; Giovanni Sapristi; Maria Sapristi; Rosa Sapristi; Gabriella Sapristi; Muninn
Synopsis:
Thor returns to Midgard and tries to pick up the pieces of his life there. After a rousing afternoon with his boss's children, he is warned by his old allies, the Frogs, that something is amiss underground. Venturing into the Morlock tunnels, Thor happens across the Marauders killing the former X-Man, Angel.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from X-Factor #11; Mutant Massacre crossover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; X-Factor [Angel; Cyclops; Jean Grey]; Blockbuster
Reprints:

Fires of the Night (Table of Contents: 83)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Balder; Silverhoof (Balder's horse); Wyrd; Volstagg; Gudrun; Hildy; Kevin; Mick; Asgard Kids; Muninn; Huginn; X-Factor [Angel; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Artie]; VILLAINS: Hela; Marauders [Harpoon; Blockbuster; Vertigo; Sabretooth]
Synopsis:
Thor tries to protect the quickly dying Angel from the Marauders. Balder resurrects Odin's second Raven. Kevin and Mick are welcomed into Volstagg's family. With his arm already broken by Blockbuster, Thor is cursed with brittle bones by Hela. After the massacre is over, Thor cleanses the Morlock tunnels with fire.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Mutant Massacre Crossover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 84)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Wrecker; Man-Beast; Absorbing Man
Reprints:

Shadows of the Past (Table of Contents: 85)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Paul Becton; Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
Bob Pinaha

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Tony Stark [Iron Man]; Heimdall; Enchantress; Balder; Hildy; Kevin; Mick; Asgard Kids; Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg; Loki; Hela; Absorbing Man; Frost Giants; Utgard-Loki; Wrecker II
Synopsis:
Tony constructs a piece of defensive armor for Thor's broken arm. Loki and Hela plot to bring Thor down. Thor begins finding and attacking old foes that shortly dissolve into everyday people.
Reprints:

Heroes Always Win...Don't They? (Table of Contents: 86)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Absorbing Man
Reprints:

Heroes Always Win--Don't They? (Table of Contents: 87)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
George Roussos; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Balder; Sif; Frigga; Heimdall; Enchantress; Hildy; Mick; Kevin; Wariors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Absorbing Man (villain); Titania II (villain; introduction; death); Loki (villain); Storm Giants (villain); Wrecker (cameo; flashback); Chuck Cherkle (news reporter)
Synopsis:
Thinking he has killed Titania, the Absorbing Man beats on a Hela-cursed Thor.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 88)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Grendell; Dark Elves
Reprints:

This Hollowed Armor (Table of Contents: 89)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Heimdall; Enchantress; Sif; Fandral; Hogun; Kevin; Mick; Doctor Calley; X-Factor [Beast [Hank McCoy]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]]; VILLAINS: Wormwood; Dark Elves; Grendell (Introduction); Loki; Storm Giants; Grundroth; Bitterhand; Wrecker (cameo; flashback)
Synopsis:
While Thor is working on a mysterios project in Midgard, the Dark Elves summon Grendell to kill their foe. Loki captures Iceman and uses him to bring winter to Asgard and empower the Storm Giants.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 90)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor
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When Loki Stood Alone (Table of Contents: 91)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; GUESTS: Iceman; Balder; Ularic; Heimdall; Enchantress; Sif; Gudra; Warriors Three [Fandral; Hogun; Volstagg]; Hildy; Kevin; Mick; VILLAINS: Loki; Storm Giants; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Grendell; Dark Elves
Synopsis:
Loki has harnassed the power of Iceman and the Storm Giants come calling to capture the unnatural source of cold. Thor intervenes and saves Loki's life. Thor forges his protective armor to shield him from Hela's curse.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 92)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Fin Fang Foom; Thor
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Indexer Notes

Signature dated 12-22-1986.

There Were Giants In Those Days (Or, A Discourse Between Heroes and Villains) (Table of Contents: 93)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Evelyn Stein; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Asgardian children [Hildy; Kevin; Mick]; Balder the Brave; the Enchantress; Fandral; Frost Giants; Heimdall; Iceman; Jormungand (the Midgard Serpent, also disguised as Fin Fang Foom); Kurse; Loki; Sif; Thor [Sigurd Jarlsen]; X-Factor [the Beast; Iceman]
Synopsis:
With Asgard still under a mystical sleep, the Frost Giants seek to awaken the Midgard Serpent to fight Thor. The dragon who shows up, however, is Fin Fang Foom but after a brief battle with our hero, its duplicity is revealed and Thor faces down Jormungand.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 94)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Midgard Serpent
Reprints:

Mjolnir's Song (Table of Contents: 95)

Thor / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (see notes)
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Midgard Serpent
Synopsis:
It is a battle of mythic proportions between Thor and the Midgard Serpent with the fate of the world in the balance.
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Indexer Notes

Story is told in nothing but one page splash pages; Continued in Mephisto VS. the Avengers #4. Contrary to the printed credits, Walt Simonson did full pencils for this issue, as detailed in Rough Stuff #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 96)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor [Destroyer]; Storm Giant
Reprints:

Ye Olde Shelle Game! (Table of Contents: 97)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor [Also in Destroyer Armor]; GUESTS: Kurse; Balder; Volstagg; Kevin; Mick; Hildy; Avengers [Wonder Man; Mockingbird; Iron Man; Dr. Druid; Captain Marvel II; Black Knight; Captain America; Hawkeye; She-Hulk]; Chuck Cherkle; VILLAINS: Loki; Storm Giants; Utgard-Loki; Destroyer; Grundroth (Death); Mephisto (cameo)
Synopsis:
Finding the fallen body of the Hela-cursed Thor, the Storm Giants pound him into putty. A strange malady falls over Asgard causing all to sleep. The Storm Giants are tricked into resurrecting the Destroyer. Thor is restored to fight the Destroyer, but ends up being absorbed into the unstoppable juggernaut's armor.
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Indexer Notes

Continued from Mephisto vs. The Avengers #4

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 98)

Thor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Steve Oliff

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Loki; Hela; Destroyer; Volstagg; Kevin; Mick
Reprints:

Journey into Mystery (Table of Contents: 99)

Thor / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
Christie Scheele; Steve Oliff
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor [Also as Destroyer]; GUESTS: Balder; Kurse; Volstagg; Hildy; Kevin; Mick; Executioner; VILLAINS: Loki; Hela; Garm; Modgud; Storm Giants; Utgard-Loki
Synopsis:
Wearing the Destroyer armor, Thor storms the gates of Hel to get his body back with the curse lifted from it. Hela complies lest her realm be destroyed. Balder and company fight a losing battle in Asgard against the Storm Giants until Thor returns to save the day. Thor has a brotherly chat with Loki.
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Indexer Notes

Last issue with Simonson writing and doing cover work.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  3. 2. Doom!
    Thor
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  5. 4. A Fool and His Hammer...
    Thor
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  7. 6. Something Old, Something New...
    Thor
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  9. 8. Though Hel Should Bar the Way!
    Thor
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  11. 10. The Past Is a Bucket of Ashes
    Thor
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  13. 12. [The Last Viking!]
    Thor
  14. 13. The Hand of Death!
    Thor
  15. 14. If I Should Die Before I Wake...!
    Thor
  16. 15. Balder--The Brave?
    Thor
  17. 16. Whatever Happened To Balder the Brave?
    Thor
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  19. 18. That Was No Lady
    Thor
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  21. 20. The Wild Hunt!
    Thor
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  23. 22. Into the Realm of Faerie!
    Thor
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  25. 24. The Dark and the Light
    Thor
  26. 25. The Brothers of Odin
    Thor
  27. 26. Debts of Honor!
    Thor
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  29. 28. Ragnarok and Roll!
    Thor
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  31. 30. Ragnarok and Roll, Too!
    Thor
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  33. 32. Ragnarok and Ruin!
    Thor
  34. 33. The Finale of the Surtur Saga!
    Thor
  35. 34. Doom II
    Thor
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  37. 36. Pickin' Up the Pieces
    Thor
  38. 37. [Waiting For Dr. Blake]
    Tales of Midgard
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  40. 39. The Icy Hearts (or My Dinners With Thor!)
    Thor
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  42. 41. A New Deal From An Old Deck, or, The Credit Card Soldiers
    Thor
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  44. 43. When Dalliance Was in Flower, or, Take the Cash and Let the Credit Go
    Thor
  45. 44. ...In the Service of Loki!
    Thor
  46. 45. The Grand Alliance! Or Life With Loki!!!
    Thor
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  48. 47. Into the Valley of Death!
    Thor
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Balder the Brave
  50. 49. The Sword of Frey
    Balder the Brave
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  52. 51. The Quick and the Dead!
    Thor
  53. 52. First Blood! Last Man!
    Thor
  54. 53. Like a Bat Out of Hel!
    Thor
  55. 54. The Good Die Young!
    Balder the Brave
  56. 55. Balder the Betrayed!
    Balder the Brave
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
    Balder the Brave
  58. 57. Balder the Warrior!
    Balder the Brave
  59. 58. Sunrise!
    Balder the Brave
  60. 59. Balder the Beautiful!
    Balder the Brave
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
    Balder the Brave
  62. 61. Kurse! He's the Beyonder's Gift to Thor!
    Thor
  63. 62. This Kursed Earth...!
    Thor
  64. 63. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  65. 64. Thor Croaks
    Thor
  66. 65. This Issue--Thor Leap Into a New Secret Identity!
    Thor
  67. 66. Guess Who's Coming To Dinner, or, It's Not Easy Being Green
    Thor
  68. 67. What Do You Call a 6'6" Fighting-Mad Frog?
    Thor
  69. 68. Sir!
    Thor
  70. 69. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  71. 70. The Harvest of the Seasons
    Thor
  72. 71. The Fate of Balder!
    Thor
  73. 72. The Eye of the Beholder
    Thor
  74. 73. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  75. 74. For Whom the Belles Troll...
    Thor
  76. 75. Peace Comes to Town!
    Thor
  77. 76. Peace On Earth
    Thor
  78. 77. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  79. 78. Without Justice, There Is No Peace!
    Thor
  80. 79. [untitled]
    Thor
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  82. 81. The Gift of Death
    Thor
  83. 82. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  84. 83. Fires of the Night
    Thor
  85. 84. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  86. 85. Shadows of the Past
    Thor
  87. 86. Heroes Always Win...Don't They?
    Thor
  88. 87. Heroes Always Win--Don't They?
    Thor
  89. 88. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  90. 89. This Hollowed Armor
    Thor
  91. 90. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  92. 91. When Loki Stood Alone
    Thor
  93. 92. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  94. 93. There Were Giants In Those Days (Or, A Discourse Between Heroes and Villains)
    Thor
  95. 94. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  96. 95. Mjolnir's Song
    Thor
  97. 96. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  98. 97. Ye Olde Shelle Game!
    Thor
  99. 98. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  100. 99. Journey into Mystery
    Thor
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