Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Comics

Torunn Grønbekk Takes Over Next ‘Thor’ Arc As The God Of Thunder Sheds Light On The Dark History Of Asgard

In the opening arc of Donny Cates and Nic Klein’s hit run of Thor, fans witnessed a disturbing vision of the Mad Titan Thanos laying waste to the Marvel Universe! Since then, Thor has done everything in his power to prevent this future from coming to pass, but has it been enough? Find out as this brewing plot comes to the forefront in a brand new arc starting December titled “The Legacy of Thanos.” The arc will be penned by guest writer Torunn Grønbekk (The Mighty Valkyries, Warhammer 40k: Sisters of Battle) who will join returning series artist and newly christened Stormbreaker Nic Klein for an adventure starring Thor and the Valkyrie Rúna. The arc will spin directly out of Thanos: Death Notes, the oversized Thanos one-shot hitting stands in November, and it will serve as a pivotal prelude to Cates and Klein’s future plans for Thanos’ upcoming conquest.

When a universally loathed foe kidnaps Thor’s baby sister Laussa and drags her so deep beyond Hel that not even Sif’s All-Sight can see her, the God of Thunder must call upon the one ally who has traveled so far into the unknown before: Rúna. But what dark secrets of Asgard’s bloody past lay beneath the frozen waters?

“There is something incredibly inventive and bold about Donny and Nic’s Thor, and it’s been an absolute delight to guest-write a story for this run,” Grønbekk said. “It’s turning out to be just the kind of thing I love – big swings, solid character moments and deeply human solutions. Also, Nic is impossibly good. There is a special kind of joy to see his pages come together. I don’t think I’ve ever had this much fun making comics!”

Check out the cover below and pick up the start of this thrilling new arc of THOR on December 7! For more information, visit Marvel.com.

Thor #29 cover art

THOR #29

Written by TORUNN GRØNBEKK

Art and Cover by NIC KLEIN

On Sale 12/7

Image via Marvel Comics.

Have strong thoughts about this piece you need to share? Or maybe there’s something else on your mind you’re wanting to talk about with fellow Fandomentals? Head on over to our Community server to join in the conversation!


Author

  • Fiction writer, board game fanatic, DM. Has an MFA and isn't quite sure what to do now. If you have a dog, I'd very much like to pet it. Operating out of Indianapolis.

What’s Playing on the Fandomentals Network

PREMIUM BANDAI USA

You May Also Like

Comics

A new saga in Captain America’s 80-year history is just on the horizon. Kicking off next year, Cold War will be an epic comic...

Comics

In 2000, one of the best buddy pairings in comics – Wonder Man and the bouncing Beast reunited for the adventure of a lifetime...

Comics

This January, journey back to the early days of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes with two of comics’ mightiest creators in Avengers: War Across Time! Joined...

Comics

CW: Mental abuse, gaslighting The greater Marvel Universe has no shortage of telepathic characters. From those who communicate strictly non-verbally to those powerful enough...