Posts Tagged ‘Thor’

NYCC 2012: Day 3 Photo Gallery – Cosplayers

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2012
New York Comic Con Day 3 (Saturday, October 13) cosplay photos. You know what to do (along with the usual thing about hitting my Flickr album for more details, some alternate photos, and smart-aleck commentary):                  

PR: Marvel Comics – Thor: God of Thunder #2 Cover Unveiled

by Grant Whiteon August 13, 2012
Marvel NOW! – THOR: GOD OF THUNDER #2 Cover Unveiled! Someone is murdering the gods of the Marvel Universe and with his own life at stake, Thor must step in to put an end to the mysterious God Butcher! From the blockbuster team of Jason Aaron & Esad Ribic, the Mighty Avenger will not only have to stop this destructive […]


SDCC2012: PR: “Phineas & Ferb” and Marvel’s Iconic Super Heroes Team Up for “Phineas & Ferb: Mission Marvel”

by Ed Liuon July 15, 2012
DISNEY’S “PHINEAS AND FERB” AND MARVEL’S ICONIC SUPER HEROES TEAM UP FOR LANDMARK ANIMATED ADVENTURE, “PHINEAS AND FERB: MISSION MARVEL” PREMIERING NEXT SUMMER ON DISNEY CHANNEL (click to enlarge) Production is now underway on “Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel,” an animated adventure that will assemble characters from two hugely popular franchises, Disney’s “Phineas and Ferb” […]

"Thor/Loki: Blood Brothers": What If the Bad Guy Wins and Then Won’t Shut Up?

by Ed Liuon September 13, 2011
“What if the bad guy won?” is a common “what-if?” scenario played out in superhero comic books. Unfortunately, the answer provided by Marvel’s Thor/Loki: Blood Brothers to that question is that people end up talking. A lot. In simple-minded platitudes repeated over and over and over and over. And then once more for good measure. […]

Toonzone Presents: Thor Week!

by Ed Liuon May 20, 2011
Forsooth! To mark yon release ‘pon DVD and Blu-ray combo pack of Thor: Tales of Asgard from Marvel/Lionsgate, the staff of Toonzone and the Marvel Animation Age doth declare this to be THOR WEEK. Articles, interviews, reviews, and more of the Norse God of Thunder (and especially the mighty Marvel rendition of him) shall flow […]

Marvel Animation Age Interviews Greg Johnson on Writing "Thor: Tales of Asgard"

by James Harveyon May 20, 2011
Greg Johnson is well-versed in the Marvel Universe, having written the animated adventures of these characters for over 15 years. Johnson continues that streak with Thor: Tales of Asgard, the new direct-to-video animated feature from Marvel Animation and Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Johnson discusses characters, influences, and his favorite moments from his latest work in this […]

Reading Room: Top 5 Reasons Why Walt Simonson’s “Thor” Rules All Midgard

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2011
One idea we had for Thor Week was a Reading Room blog entry documenting the top 5 Marvel Comics Thor stories worth checking out. The only problem is that I hit the original Stan & Jack comics (Jack’s sci-fi/fantasy Asgard is really something to behold), and then the Walt Simonson run on Thor…and that was […]

Toonzone Interviews Matthew Wolf on Voicing Thor in "Thor: Tales of Asgard"

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2011
TZN/MAA: Were you a fan of superhero comics before you got to do these Marvel movies? Or were you a neophyte into that whole world? MATTHEW WOLF: I think I’d say I am a neophyte and remain a neophyte, but that’s not because I’m not interested in it. It’s more that I know far less […]

Marvel Animation Age Interviews Gary Hartle on "Thor: Tales of Asgard"

by James Harveyon May 18, 2011
Thor: Tales of Asgard Producer and Supervising Director Gary Hartle has been involved with the Marvel Animation Features line since the very beginning. In this Q & A, Hartle gives his thoughts on the final installment of the fan-favorite line from Lionsgate Home Entertainment and Marvel Animation. MARVEL ANIMATION AGE: Right off the bat, can […]

"Thor: Tales of Asgard" – Mighty Adventure Worth the Wait

by James Harveyon May 17, 2011
And here we are…the last Marvel direct-to-video animated feature for the time being. Well, actually, that’s not 100% true. While Thor: Tales of Asgard is the final animated film released in the eight-picture Marvel Animation/Lionsgate Entertainment deal, it is not the last one produced. This is the seventh production, with last year’s Planet Hulk the […]