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Comic Book: Thor (2009 series)

What This Book is About:
Volume 4: Returning to the original numbering, this series concerns Thor and his confrontation with Norman Osborn culminating in the epic siege of Asgard!

Data Sheet:
Dates
Apr 2009 to May 2011
2009
N/A

Characters most frequently found in this comic book:
In order of appearances.

Thor
Thor

(Odinson)
Loki
Loki

(Loki Laufeyson)
Doctor Doom
Doctor Doom

(Victor Von Doom)
Plus: Balder (Balder the Brave), Kelda, Tyr, Jane Foster, Donald Blake.
Thor #600
Thor #600

(Apr 2009)

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Thor #600
4 stars

Thor #600

April 2009
"Victory"
Script: J. Michael Straczynski
After much planning, Loki (in the body of Sif since issue #5 of the previous series) is ready to spring his trap: he recalls Bor, father of Odin, from the living snow he had become and restores him to his normal form in downtown Manhattan. [...]
Thor #601
3.5 stars

Thor #601

June 2009
"Defining Moments"
Script: J. Michael Straczynski
The exiled Thor sits in a wilderness contemplating the broken Mjolnir; from limbo Don Blake is worried that the loss of the magic hammer will leave him trapped. Thor strikes the hammer on the ground and the transformation succeeds, albeit painfully. [...]
Thor #602
4 stars

Thor #602

August 2009
"Uncertain Destinies"
Script: J. Michael Straczynski
At a New York hospital, cancer patient Mrs. Chambers goes into cardiac arrest. With a flash of intuition, Dr. Jane Foster knows that the dying woman is the human host of the missing Lady Sif. [...]
Thor #603
5 stars

Thor #603

November 2009
"(No title given)"
Script: J. Michael Straczynski
Thor spends time with the recently returned Sif, bringing her up to date on developments and seeking a place for her in this new world. Meanwhile, the Warriors Three arrive at Bill’s Diner in Broxton and find it closed since Bill Junior has joined Kelda in Latveria. [...]
Thor #604
4.5 stars

Thor #604

February 2010
"Latverian Prometheus Part 1 of 3"
Script: Kieron Gillen
Kelda Stormrider goes to Doctor Doom’s castle to confront Loki over the death of her beloved Bill Junior (seen in THOR GIANT-SIZE FINALE). As she faces Doom while standing on a thundercloud in a storm, he tells her Loki is gone and he taunts her about her foolish love for a mortal. [...]
Thor #605
5 stars

Thor #605

February 2010
"Latverian Prometheus Part 2 of 3"
Script: Kieron Gillen
In the Asgardian assault on Doom’s castle, Doctor Doom prepares to face Thor; nothing an avail however, as the God of Thunder easily deflects Doom’s attack and slams him off the wall with the blow of his mighty hammer. [...]
Thor #606
4.5 stars

Thor #606

March 2010
"Latverian Prometheus Conclusion"
Script: Kieron Gillen
Outside the walls of Doctor Doom’s castle, Loki wields his magic to keep the Lady Kelda alive without her heart. Meanwhile, the Doom-controlled Destroyer hurls Thor through a wall and out into the forest. [...]
Thor #607
4 stars

Thor #607

April 2010
"Siege: Ragnarok Part 1"
Script: Kieron Gillen
Volstagg, having been tricked by Norman Osborn into destroying a crowded sports arena causing many casualties, makes his way back to Broxton where he surrenders to the local police. [...]
Thor #608
3.5 stars

Thor #608

May 2010
"Siege: Ragnarok Part 2"
Script: Kieron Gillen
As Norman Osborn’s forces are pushing back the defenders at the siege of Asgard, Heimdall discovers that he enemy leader, the Hood, bears the Norn Stones, increasing the attackers’ power. Balder and Heimdall set out to find Loki since it is obvious he is behind this, while Tyr leads the troops. [...]
Thor #609
3.5 stars

Thor #609

June 2010
"Siege: Ragnarok Part 3"
Script: Kieron Gillen
Lady Kelda has left Bill’s parents’ house to be confronted by Norman Osborn’s H.A.M.M.E.R. forces demanding her surrender. The sound of the falling Asgard rattles everyone; Kelda reacts with anger and the soldiers shoot her down. [...]
Thor #610
4 stars

Thor #610

July 2010
"Siege: Ragnarok Conclusion"
Script: Kieron Gillen
The day after the Siege of Asgard, King Balder is in despair, blaming himself in part for the disaster which has befallen them. Thor arrives and Balder lifts his exile, explaining how Loki (who died for Asgard in SIEGE #4) admitted to manipulating Bor’s death as well as the siege. [...]
Thor #611
4 stars

Thor #611

August 2010
"The Fine Print, Part 1"
Script: Kieron Gillen
In the aftermath of the siege of Asgard, King Balder presides over the funeral for the warriors who fell in battle, sending them on their way to Valhalla. Next comes a smaller, quieter ceremony: Thor speaks in memory of Loki, God of Mischief, who in the end gave his life for Asgard….. [...]
Thor #612
4 stars

Thor #612

September 2010
"The Fine Print, Part 2"
Script: Kieron Gillen
Returning to Hell, Brun warns her sisters of the Disir to prepare themselves for the coming of the Asgardian hosts. Meanwhile, Thor and the Aesir debate how to pursue this war against a grisly supernatural enemy. Hela can transport only two warriors to aid her. [...]
Thor #613
4 stars

Thor #613

October 2010
"The Fine Print, Part 3"
Script: Kieron Gillen
Prologue: In the days before the Siege of Asgard, Loki entered Hell to employ Mephisto’s forge to create the magic sword Eir-Gram…. [...]
Thor #614
4 stars

Thor #614

November 2010
"The Fine Print, Part 4"
Script: Kieron Gillen
After a detailed recap provided by Mephisto’s H.R. Gigeresque minion (a rarity in itself) we get down to business as Thor summons the Disir to him as he attempts to wield the Eir-Gram before the Throne of Hell, drawing three of them away from Tyr as the God of War makes a last stand to protect Hela. [...]
Thor #615
3 stars

Thor #615

November 2010
"[The World Eaters, Chapter 1]"
Script: Matt Fraction
At a diner in Broxton, quantum cosmologist Dr. Eric Solvang is trying to explain his theories to the greatest scientific mind of Asgard (who is not seen by the reader). [...]
Thor #616
2.5 stars

Thor #616

December 2010
"[The World Eaters, Chapter 2]"
Script: Matt Fraction
The ladies of Broxton come to comfort the Lady Kelda who has been weeping bitterly since the death of her beloved Bill Junior. Even matzo ball soup will not comfort her…. Volstagg bring Dr. Eric Solvang to the tomb of Odin where Thor and Balder are cleaning up the damage from the fall of Asgard. [...]
Thor #617
2.5 stars

Thor #617

November 2010
"[The World Eaters, Chapter 3]"
Script: Matt Fraction
Dr. Eric Solvang, driven out of Asgard without his car and walking alone in the Oklahoma desert, phones Tony Stark, and before he knows it Iron Man is hovering beside him…. [...]
Thor #618
3 stars

Thor #618

December 2010
"The World Eaters, Chapter 4"
Script: Matt Fraction
In Limbo, the dead Odin spends his days in endless combat with enemies such as the Hel-Wolf, while refugees from across the Nine Worlds come to Asgard near Broxton, Oklahoma for safety. [...]
Thor #619
3.5 stars

Thor #619

March 2011
"[The World Eaters, Chapter 5]"
Script: Matt Fraction
Odin recounts for the assembled gods how his father Bor planted the seed which grew into the World Tree—and how Asgard must attract evil as light does moths. [...]
Thor #620
2.5 stars

Thor #620

April 2011
"[The World Eaters, Chapter 6]"
Script: Matt Fraction
As blood falls on Earth and the Aesir lie in trances, Odin invokes the ritual which will summon the Asgardian Blood Colossus to their aid. [...]
Thor #621
2.5 stars

Thor #621

May 2011
"[The World Eaters, Chapter 7]"
Script: Matt Fraction
The World Eaters foot soldiers concentrate their attacks on the Colossus bearing the soul of Thor, on his way to destroy the World Tree. A concerted effort by the enemy slices through one of the giant’s ankles, bringing it to its knees. [...]