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An actress wearing a costume that may or may not bear striking similarities to that of Lady Sif’s, has appeared beneath Tom Hiddleston’s armpit. Am I batshit crazy? Possibly. But let’s not worry about that right now… Continue reading

Generally, we could safely expect that much of the hilariously cheesy, outlandishly weird and at times, batshit crazy comic panels of the 80’s and 90’s would be taken with a grain of salt by the folks who are involved in the whole movie making process. But now we have Taika Waititi to contend with, and a list of comic panels we probably don’t want him to see. Or… Do we? Continue reading

My initial feelings on Taika Waititi as director for Thor Ragnarok were a confused mix of kiwi pride and why-the-flying-figs would Ragnarok need to be a laugh-fest? Will this be at the expense of character depth?! But I went along to watch his latest movie, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, in the hope it would restore at least 75% of my dwindling faith in Marvel. How did that pan out? Read on and see! Continue reading

Few villains have ever been as complex and easy to love as Tom Hiddleston’s adaption of Loki. For all that he lied and betrayed his way across the universe, tried to murder his own brother (on multiple occasions), attempted to seize control of our planet at the expense of anyone who stood in his path, and displayed not a shred of remorse for any of it, it’s still difficult to not want to see Loki at least try to redeem himself. Continue reading

While one might expect me to have something to say about the latest Thor 3 rumours regarding Thor 3 director Taiki Waititi’s tongue in cheek (or so we hope) quip about making Thor Ragnarok funnier by taking the last movie and adding more jokes to it… I’m actually going to keep my mouth shut on all of these things. For now.

Because there’s enough negativity in the world, damnit. Continue reading

When media discuss the potential comic influence of Thor Ragnarok, they tend to fall back upon Michael Oeming’s comic run. In particularly, his separation of Loki’s head from his body. But let’s not forget Walter Simonson. He who wrote of Ragnarok in the Surtur Saga. Continue reading

With Loki now in the perfect position to give Thanos the Tesseract & Infinity Gauntlet. It’s really just a matter of time before the Mad Titan – or rather, one of his lackey’s – comes to collect that which was promised to him in The Avengers Continue reading

Whether you’re looking for news on Thor 3’s release date, synopsis, new/returning cast or you’re hoping to find spoilers and speculation, this post is your ‘quick fix’ for everything we do – and don’t – know of Thor 2’s sequel right now. (So far, there’s nothing but hot air) This page will be updated when news comes to hand. Continue reading