Essential Thor #1

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
February 2001
Page count
548
Cover price
14.95 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/132097

Credits

Editing
Ben Abernathy

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Thor) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colours
Steve Buccellato

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #83 [from splash page]

Notes

Collects the Thor and Tales of Asgard stories from Journey Into Mystery #83-112. The cover art is reprinted from the splash page of the Thor story from Journey Into Mystery #83.

Show/hide 1. Introducing... the Mighty Thor! The Most Exciting Super-Hero of All Time!! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #83 (August 1962)
Show/hide 2. "The Stone Men from Saturn!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 3. Featuring: the Mighty Thor, Captured by "The Executioner" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Don Blake; Jane Foster

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #84 (September 1962)
Show/hide 4. The Mighty Thor vs. the Executioner (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 5. Never Before Has the Mighty Thor Faced a Foe as Dangerous as Loki, the God of Mischief!! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #85 (October 1962)
Show/hide 6. "Trapped by Loki, the God of Mischief!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 7. "How can I defeat the Tomorrow Man when he can fade into a different year before I reach him??" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page
Show/hide 8. "On the Trail of the Tomorrow Man!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
V-913
Characters
Thor; Zarkko the Tomorrow Man (Villain; First Appearance); Jane Foster; Odin; Don Blake

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Larry Lieber (Script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #86 (November 1962)
On the Trail of the Tomorrow Man!  (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #39 (January 1963)
Untitled
 
United States
Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #4 (September 1966)
"On the Trail of the Tomorrow Man!"
 
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #2 (June 1978)
On the Trail of the Tomorrow Man!
 
Australia
Marvel Tales (Yaffa/Page, 1977? series) #3 ([February 1982?])
On the Trail of Tomorrow Man!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"On the Trail of the Tomorrow Man!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #86 (November 1962)

Synopsis

Zarrko of the year 2262 goes back in time and steals a cobalt bomb in 1962, but Thor chases him forward in time and defeats him.

Notes

Job number not listed in comic, came from the splash page of the original art. Presented in two parts; Part 2 is titled "Flight To The Future."

Show/hide 9. "Prisoner of the Reds!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #87 (December 1962)
Show/hide 10. "Prisoner of the Reds!" (Thor) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
V-947
Characters
Thor; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Colonel Edward Harrison

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Larry Lieber (Script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #87 (December 1962)
Show/hide 11. See Thor, the Mightiest Hero of All, as He Dares Face "The Terrible Vengeance of Loki!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki; Odin

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #88 (January 1963)
Show/hide 12. "The Vengeance of Loki!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki; Odin; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Heimdall

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Larry Lieber (Script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #88 (January 1963)
Show/hide 13. Starring the Mighty... Thor! The Most Colorful Super Hero of All!!! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page
Show/hide 14. The Thunder God and the Thug! (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Thug Thatcher; Odin; Vince; Max; Ruby

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Larry Lieber (Script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Ray Holloway
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #89 (February 1963)
The Thunder God and the Thug!  (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1949 series) #7 (March 1967)
The Thunder God and the Thug
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
The Thunder God and the Thug
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #89 (February 1963)
Show/hide 15. Starring the Mighty Thor -- Battling the Super-Creature from Space... the Carbon Copy Man! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Carbon-Copy Man [Zano]

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #90 (March 1963)
The Carbon Copy Man!
 (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
The Carbon Copy Man!
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #90 (March 1963)
Show/hide 16. "Trapped By the Carbon-Copy Man!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Ugarth, War Lord of Xarta; Zano; Don Blake; Odin; Jane Foster; Mayor Harris; Carbon-Copy Man [Zano]

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Larry Lieber (Script)
Art
Al Hartley
Letters
Terry Szenics
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #90 (March 1963)
Trapped By the Carbon-Copy Man!  (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #8 (May 1967)
"Trapped By the Carbon-Copy Man!"
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"Trapped By the Carbon-Copy Man!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #90 (March 1963)
Show/hide 17. "Sandu, Master of the Supernatural" Was Only a Mortal... but, His Powers Were the Powers of Loki Himself! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki; Sandu

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #91 (April 1963)
Sandu, Master of the Supernatural
 (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"Sandu, Master of the Supernatural"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #91 (April 1963)
Show/hide 18. "Sandu, Master of the Supernatural!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki; Odin; Don Blake; Sandu (Intro); Jane Foster; The Valkyries (Intro)

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Larry Lieber (Script)
Art
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Terry Szenics
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #91 (April 1963)
Sandu, Master of the Supernatural!  (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"Sandu, Master of the Supernatural!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #91 (April 1963)
Show/hide 19. The Mighty Thor Cannot Reach His Enchanted Hammer! Is This to Be Loki's Final Victory?? (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers ?
Jack Kirby ?
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #92 (May 1963)
Untitled
 (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #4 (June 1980)
Loki's Final Victory??
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
The Mighty Thor Cannot Reach His Enchanted Hammer! Is This to Be Loki's Final Victory?? [Journey into Mystery #92]
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #92 (May 1963)
Show/hide 20. The Day Loki Stole Thor's Magic Hammer (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki; Heimdall; Neri (Intro); Jane Foster; Don Blake; Odin; Fricka (Intro)

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Robert Bernstein (Script
as R. Berns)
Art
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Martine Epp
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #92 (May 1963)
The Day Loki Stole Thor's Magic Hammer  (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #10 (September 1967)
The Day Loki Stole Thor's Magic Hammer
 
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #4 (June 1980)
The Day Loki Stole Thor's Magic Hammer
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
The Day Loki Stole Thor's Magic Hammer
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #92 (May 1963)
Show/hide 21. Even the Mighty Thor Is Forced to Obey the Sinister Commands of the Awesome "Radio-Active Man!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Radio-Active Man [Chen Lu]

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #93 (June 1963)
Radio-Active-Man!
 (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"Radio-Active Man!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #93 (June 1963)
Show/hide 22. "The Mysterious Radio-Active Man!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-202
Characters
Thor; Chen Lu (Intro); Don Blake; Radio-Active Man [Chen Lu] (Intro); General Fu; Jane Foster

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Robert Bernstein (Script
as R. Berns)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Ray Holloway
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #93 (June 1963)
The Mysterious Radio-Active Man!  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #4 (June 1980)
The Mysterious Radio-Active Man!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"The Mysterious Radio-Active Man!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #93 (June 1963)
Show/hide 23. See Mighty Thor and Evil Loki Unite, to Battle the Human Race, as the Marvel Comics Group Ushers in the Marvel Age of Comics! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page
Show/hide 24. "Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-228
Characters
Thor; Loki; Don Blake; Heimdall; Odin

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Robert Bernstein (Script
as R. Berns)
Art
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #94 (July 1963)
Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race!  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #4 (June 1980)
Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #94 (July 1963)
Show/hide 25. "You have finally met the one enemy you can never defeat, Thor!"] [Journey Into Mystery #95 (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Duplicate Thor

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #95 (August 1963)
Show/hide 26. "The Demon Duplicators!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Duplicate Thor; Odin; Professor Zaxton (Intro; Death); Don Blake; Jane Foster; Duplicate Professor Zaxton

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Robert Bernstein (Script
as R. Berns)
Art
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #95 (August 1963)
Show/hide 27. Thrill to the Battle of Titans -- as Mighty Thor Faces the Awesome Power of Merlin the Mad! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Merlin

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #96 (September 1963)
Show/hide 28. Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin! (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Jane Foster; Don Blake; VILLAIN: Merlin (I); CAMEOS: Loki; John F. Kennedy; Caroline Kennedy; CAMEO FLASHBACK: King Arthur

Credits

Script
Stan Lee (Plot)
Robert Bernstein (Script
as R. Berns)
Art
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #96 (September 1963)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!
Also printed
Australia
The Amazing Spider-Man (Newton, 1974 series) #13 (November 1975)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!
 
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #5 (April 1981)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!

Synopsis

Merlin is awakened after a thousand years and immediately decides to try and take over the world; He battles Thor using familiar Washington D.C. monuments.

Notes

According to The Mighty Thor Comics Index #5 by George Olshevsky this is not the same Merlin that is in the Black Knight comics. This Merlin is a mutant who later became the Warlock and the Maha Yogi in X-Men #30 and #47.

Show/hide 29. Lee and Kirby Combine Talents to Bring You Mighty Thor Battling the Amazing Lava Man! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Lava Man; Odin

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97 (October 1963)
Lava Man! / Tales of Asgard
 (black and white)
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
Lee and Kirby Combine Talents to Bring You Mighty Thor Battling the Amazing Lava Man! [Journey into Mystery #97]
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97 (October 1963)
Show/hide 30. The Mighty Thor Battles... the Lava Man (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Lava Man (Intro); Don Blake; Jane Foster; Odin; Loki; Dr. Bruce Andrews (Intro)

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97 (October 1963)
The Lava Man  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #5 (April 1981)
The Lava Man
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
The Mighty Thor Battles... the Lava Man
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97 (October 1963)
Show/hide 31. Tales of..... Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Characters
Odin; Surtur (Intro); Ymir (Intro; Origin); Buri (Intro; Origin); Borr (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos (as George Bell)
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97 (October 1963)
Tales of... ...Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
Marvel's Greatest Comics (Yaffa/Page, 1977? series) #2 ([1980?])
Tales of... ...Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods
 
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #5 (April 1981)
Tales of... Asgard!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
Tales of..... Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #97 (October 1963)

Synopsis

Story about how Odin and his brothers protected the Earth while waiting for the coming of man.

Notes

Origin and first appearance of Ymir and Buri, first appearance of Surtur and Borr.

Show/hide 32. Think You Got Troubles Wait Till You See What Happens to... Thor When He Meets... the Human Cobra! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Cobra [Klaus Vorhees]; Jane Foster

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #98 (November 1963)
The Human Cobra! / Odin Battles the Ice Giants !
 (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
The Human Cobra!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
Think You Got Troubles Wait Till You See What Happens to... Thor When He Meets... the Human Cobra! [Journey into Mystery #98]
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #98 (November 1963)
Show/hide 33. "Challenged by the Human Cobra!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages
Show/hide 34. Odin Battles Ymir, King of the Ice Giants (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-452
Characters
Odin; Ymir

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #98 (November 1963)
Odin Battles Ymir, King of the Ice Giants  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
Odin Battles Ymir, King of the Ice Giants
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
Odin Battles Ymir, King of the Ice Giants
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #98 (November 1963)

Synopsis

Story of Odin defeating Ymir.

Show/hide 35. The Mighty Thor Meets the Most Dramatic Super-Foe of the Year... the Mysterious Mister Hyde! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Don Blake; Jane Foster; Mr. Hyde [Calvin Zabo]

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99 (December 1963)
The Mysterious Mister Hyde!
 (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
The Mysterious Mister Hyde!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
The Mighty Thor Meets the Most Dramatic Super-Foe of the Year... the Mysterious Mister Hyde! [Journey into Mystery #99]
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99 (December 1963)
Show/hide 36. "The Mysterious Mister Hyde!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-512
Characters
Thor; Calvin Zabo (I); Jane Foster; Mr. Hyde [Calvin Zabo] (I)(O); Odin

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Art
Don Heck
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99 (December 1963)
The Mysterious Mister Hyde!  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
The Mysterious Mister Hyde!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"The Mysterious Mister Hyde!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99 (December 1963)

Notes

Origin and first appearance of Mr. Hyde, story continues in Journey Into Mystery #100.

Show/hide 37. Surtur the Fire Demon! (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-498
Characters
Odin; Surtur

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Art
Jack Kirby
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99 (December 1963)
Surtur the Fire Demon!  (black & white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
Surtur the Fire Demon!
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #99 (December 1963)

Synopsis

Story of how Odin trapped Surtur in the center of the Earth.

Show/hide 38. You Will Never Forget "Thor's Showdown with Mr. Hyde!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Mr. Hyde; Jane Foster

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
Thor's Showdown With Mr. Hyde!
 (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
Thor's Showdown with Mr. Hyde!
 
United States
The Marvel Saga (Marvel, 1985 series) #12 (November 1986)
Marvel Saga Classic Cover Gallery
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"Thor's Showdown With Mr. Hyde!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
Show/hide 39. "The Master Plan of Mr. Hyde!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-513
Characters
Thor; Mr. Hyde; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Odin

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Art
Don Heck
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
Thor's Showdown With Mr. Hyde!
First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
The Master Plan of Mr. Hyde!  (black and white)
Printed in
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
Thor's Showdown with Mr. Hyde!
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
The Master Plan of Mr. Hyde!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
"The Master Plan of Mr. Hyde!"
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
Show/hide 40. "The Storm Giants" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-520
Characters
Thor; Loki; Odin; Agnar, King of the Eagles (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)
The Storm Giants [The Boyhood of Thor!]  (black and white)
Also printed
Australia
The Mighty Thor (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #6 (August 1981)
The Storm Giants
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #100 (January 1964)

Synopsis

Thor and Loki (as children) defeat three Storm Giants and return the Golden Apples of Iduna.

Notes

First in the Boyhood of Thor series.

Show/hide 41. The Mighty Thor Thrills You as Never Before in... "The Return of Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #101 (February 1964)
Show/hide 42. "The Return of Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man; Hank Pym; Tony Stark; Avengers [Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Iron Man [Tony Stark]]; Odin; Loki; Heimdall; Norn Hag (Intro); Don Blake; Mr. Hyde (flashback); Jane Foster (flashback)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos [as George Bell]
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #101 (February 1964)

Notes

First appearance of the Norn Hag and the Well of Centures, story continued in Journey Into Mystery #102.

Show/hide 43. "The Invasion of Asgard!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-568
Characters
Thor; Loki; Heimdall; Norn Hag; Ulfrin the Dragon (Intro); Skoll (Intro); Hati (Intro); Rime Giants (Intro); Geirrodur (Intro); Odin

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos [as George Bell]
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #101 (February 1964)

Synopsis

Thor holds off the enemies of Asgard until help arrives.

Notes

The second Boyhood of Thor story, first appearances of Skoll and Hati the Wolf Gods, Ulfrin the Dragon, Rime Giants and Geirrodur the Troll.

Show/hide 44. Slave of "The Tomorrow Man!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #102 (March 1964)
Show/hide 45. "Slave of Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-573
Characters
Thor; Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man; Loki; Odin

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #102 (March 1964)
Show/hide 46. "Death" Comes to Thor! (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Characters
Thor; Hela, Goddess of Death (Intro); The Three Norn Fates (Intro); Balder; Sif (Intro); King Rugga (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #102 (March 1964)

Synopsis

Thor (at the age of 18) rescues Sif from Hela, goddess of Death, and earns the right to carry the Hammer of Odin.

Notes

Third in the Boyhood of Thor series, first appearances of Hela, Goddess of Death, The Three Norn Fates, King Rugga and Sif.

Show/hide 47. The Enchantress and the Executioner! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Enchantress; Executioner

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #103 (April 1964)
Show/hide 48. "The Enchantress and the Executioner!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Jane Foster; Odin; Don Blake; VILLAINS: Enchantress (I); Executioner (I); Loki; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Zarrko, the Tomorrow Man

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #103 (April 1964)

Synopsis

Loki and Odin conspire to end Thor's infatuation with Jane Foster by sending the Enchantress to seduce him away from his mortal love; The heavy handed Executioner fouls things up and the mission is unsuccessful.

Notes

At this point, the stories take a turn to Asgardian themes and backdrops, first appearances of the Enchantress and the Executioner.

Show/hide 49. "Thor's Mission to Mirmir!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-625
Characters
Thor; Sindri, King of the Dwarfs (Intro); Skord (Intro); Gullin, the Boar God (Intro); King Mirmir (Intro); Aske (Intro); Embla (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #103 (April 1964)

Synopsis

Story of how Odin created the first humans.

Notes

Fourth in the Boyhood of Thor series, next story in this series is in Thor #252. First appearances of Sindri, King of the Dwards, Skord, Gullin, the Boar God, King Mirmir, Aske (first male human); Embla (first female human) and the ship Skipbladner.

Show/hide 50. Nothing You Have Ever Seen Before Can Equal the Breath-Taking Spectacle of "Giants Walk the Earth!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Surtur; Skagg

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #104 (May 1964)
Show/hide 51. "Giants Walk the Earth!" (Thor) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-636
Characters
Thor; Odin; Balder; Heimdall; Surtur; Skagg; Loki; Enchantress; Executioner; Don Blake; Jane Foster

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #104 (May 1964)
Show/hide 52. Heimdall Guardian of the Mystic Rainbow Bridge! (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Characters
Heimdall; Odin; Agnar the Fierce (Intro); Gotron, the Agile (Intro); King of the Storm Giants (name Brimer is revealed in the next issue) (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #104 (May 1964)

Synopsis

Story of how Heimdall earned the right to guard the Rainbow Bridge.

Notes

First in the Heimdall Biography series, first appearances of Agnar the Fierce, Gotron, the Agile and the King of the Storm Giants (Brimer).

Show/hide 53. Back on the Rampage Again!! "The Cobra and Mr. Hyde!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Cobra; Mr. Hyde

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #105 (June 1964)
Show/hide 54. "The Cobra and Mr. Hyde!" (Thor) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-681
Characters
Thor; Avengers [Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp]; Calvin Zabo; Cobra; Mr. Hyde [Calvin Zabo]; Don Blake; Jane Foster

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #105 (June 1964)

Synopsis

The Cobra and Mr. Hyde team up, forming a long-standing team.

Notes

The customary back-up mystery story is dropped in favor of longer Thor stories. This story is continued in Journey Into Mystery #106.

Show/hide 55. "When Heimdall Failed!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-682
Characters
Heimdall; King Brimer; Queen Nedra (Intro); Odin; a Vanna (an air-sprite) (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #105 (June 1964)

Synopsis

Story of how an Air Spirit snuck past Heimdall.

Notes

Second in the Heimdall Biography series, first appearances of Queen Nedra and a Vanna (an air-sprite).

Show/hide 56. The Thunder God Strikes Back! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Mr. Hyde; The Cobra

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #106 (July 1964)
Show/hide 57. "The Thunder God Strikes Back!" (Thor) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-704
Characters
Thor; Mr. Hyde [Calvin Zabo]; The Cobra; Don Blake; Calvin Zabo; Jane Foster

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #106 (July 1964)

Notes

This story continues from Journey Into Mystery #105.

Show/hide 58. Balder "The Brave" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-718
Characters
Balder; Odin; Thor; Tyr (Intro); Honir (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #106 (July 1964)

Synopsis

Story of how Balder gained his invincibility.

Notes

First in the Balder Biography series, first appearances of Tyr and Honir.

Show/hide 59. New! Different! Seemingly Unbeatable! You and Thor Are About to Meet: "The Grey Gargoyle!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Grey Gargoyle

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #107 (August 1964)
Show/hide 60. "When the Grey Gargoyle Strikes!" (Thor) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-725
Characters
Thor; Grey Gargoyle [Paul Duval] (Intro; Origin); Don Blake; Jane Foster; Paul Duval (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #107 (August 1964)

Notes

First appearance and origin of the Grey Gargoyle.

Show/hide 61. "Balder Must Die!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-738
Characters
Balder; Loki; Norn Queen (later known as Karnilla) (Intro); Norn Queen's servant (later known as Haag) (Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #107 (August 1964)

Notes

Second in the Balder Biography series, first appearance of the Norn Queen (Karnilla) and her servant (Haag).

Show/hide 62. See Thor Battle Loki, Prince of Evil, for the Life of Lovely Jane Foster. (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Loki; Jane Foster; Dr. Strange

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #108 (September 1964)
Show/hide 63. "At the Mercy of Loki, Prince of Evil!" (Thor) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-749
Characters
Thor; Dr. Strange; Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp]; Odin; Don Blake; Jane Foster; Heimdall; Loki (Villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

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From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #108 (September 1964)
Show/hide 64. "Trapped by the Trolls!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-750
Characters
Thor; King Sindri of the Dwarvfs (Villain); Dwarfs; Trolls

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #108 (September 1964)
Show/hide 65. Featuring the Menace of... Magneto, Most Powerful of the Evil Mutants! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Magneto; Brotherhood of Evil Mutants [Mastermind; Scarlet Witch; Quicksilver; Toad]

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #109 (October 1964)
Show/hide 66. "When Magneto Strikes!" (Thor) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-789
Characters
Thor; Magneto (Villain); Brotherhood of Evil Mutants [Quicksilver; Scarlet Witch; Mastermind; Toad] (Villain); Don Blake; Jane Foster; X-Men (mostly unseen)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #109 (October 1964)
Show/hide 67. "Banished From Asgard!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-781
Characters
Thor; Odin; Arkin the Weak (Villain; Intro); Queen Knorda (Villain; Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #109 (October 1964)

Notes

First appearances of Arkin the Weak and Queen Knorda.

Show/hide 68. In Which the Desperate Thunder God Finds... "Every Hand Against Him!" (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Mr. Hyde; Cobra; Jane Foster

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #110 (November 1964)
Show/hide 69. "Every Hand Against Him!" (Thor) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-811
Characters
Thor; Odin; Heimdall; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Loki (Villain); Cobra (Villain); Mr. Hyde (Villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #110 (November 1964)
Show/hide 70. The Defeat of Odin! (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Code
X-814
Characters
Thor; Odin; Prince Rivvak (Villain; Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #110 (November 1964)

Notes

First appearance of Prince Rivvak.

Show/hide 71. Untitled (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Mr. Hyde; Cobra; Balder

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #111 (December 1964)
Show/hide 72. "The Power of the Thunder God!" (Thor) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Odin; Balder; Hardol the Healer (Intro); Jane Foster; Loki (Villain); Cobra (Villain); Mr. Hyde (Villain)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #111 (December 1964)

Notes

First appearance of Hardol the Healer.

Show/hide 73. "The Secret of Sigurd!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Characters
Thor; Loki; Balder; Sigurd (Villain; Intro)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #111 (December 1964)

Notes

First appearance of Sigurd.

Show/hide 74. The Mighty Thunder God! Vs. the Incredible Hulk! (Thor) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Hulk

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #112 (January 1965)
Show/hide 75. The Mighty Thor Battles the Incredible Hulk! (Thor) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Thor; Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp] (flashback); Hulk (flashback); Sub-Mariner (flashback); Odin; Hulk

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #112 (January 1965)
The Mighty Thor Battles the Incredible Hulk!
Also printed
Australia
The Avengers The X-Men The Mighty Thor (Newton, 1975) (1975) —Newton Triple Action
The Mighty Thor Battles the Incredible Hulk!
 
United States
Marvel Treasury Edition (Marvel, 1974 series) #9 (1976)
The Mighty Thor Battles the Incredible Hulk!
 
United States
The Mighty Thor Omnibus (Marvel, 2010? series) #1 (November 2010)
The Mighty Thor Battles the Incredible Hulk!
From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #112 (January 1965)

Notes

The majority of this story is a flashback to the events of Avengers #3 (both previously shown and new scenes elaborated on).

Show/hide 76. "The Coming of Loki!" (Tales of Asgard) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Asgard
Genre
Superhero; fantasy
Characters
Loki (Origin part 1; 1st chron. app.); Odin; Laufey (Loki's father; Villain; Intro; Death)

Credits

Script
Jack Kirby (plot)
Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #112 (January 1965)

Synopsis

The Asgardians battle the Giants.

Notes

Part 1 of Loki's origin. First biographical Loki story, the first appearance and death of Laufey. Chronologically first appearance of Loki.

Show/hide 77. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up (Thor) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-811
Characters
Thor

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #110 (November 1964)

Notes

Signed: May the eyes of Asgard smile down on thee--- Thor

Show/hide 78. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up (Loki) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Loki
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Loki

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #111 (December 1964)

Notes

Although the pin-up page itself is from Journey Into Mystery #111, the artwork used for this pin-up page, the picture of Loki, is from the cover of Journey Into Mystery #92. The writing on the pin-up reads: Loki the Evil One! Thor's Eternal Enemy!

Show/hide 79. Thor (Thor) Biography (nonfictional), 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Peter Sanderson
Steve Saffel
Art
Walt Simonson
Letters
Typeset

Reprint history

From GCD
from Official Handbook Of The Marvel Universe, The (Marvel, 1985 series) #13

Notes

Pages accidentally printed out of sequence: 1, 3, 4, 2.

Show/hide 80. Untitled (Thor) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colours
Steve Buccellato

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #83 [illustration]

Notes

The illustration is a detail from pg. 6, panel 3 of the Thor story from Journey Into Mystery #83.


Notes

Collects the Thor and Tales of Asgard stories from Journey Into Mystery #83-112. The cover art is reprinted from the splash page of the Thor story from Journey Into Mystery #83.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41286

Index completed

  • 21/08/2011