Thor (Marvel Comics)

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Thor is a fictional character, a superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Journey into Mystery #83 (Aug. 1962) and was created by editor-plotter Stan Lee, scripter Larry Lieber, and penciller Jack Kirby. The mythological Thor had appeared previously in Venus #12-13 (Feb-Apr 1951).

Debuting in the Silver Age of Comic Books, the character is based on the god Thor of Norse mythology.

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The Mighty Thor (Journey Into Mystery) Volume 1[edit]

To Die Like a God![edit]

The Mighty Thor # 139 (April), written by Stan Lee, drawn by Jack Kirby
  • All life...even such as theirs...is precious beyond understanding!
    • Putting an end to the troll invasion, p. 15

Where Dwell the Demons![edit]

The Mighty Thor # 163 (April), written by Stan Lee, drawn by Jack Kirby
  • For they who live by violence...most surely will so perish!!
    • Fighting the Chief Mutate, p. 12