Media Release — Marvel is pleased to announce that both Thor: The Mighty Avenger #1 and Thor: The Mighty Avenger #2 have sold out at Diamond (though copies may be available at a retail level) and due to retailer and fan demand alike, will return with Thor: The Mighty Avenger – Double Rainbow! From the magical creative team of writer Roger Langridge and artist Chris Samnee, Thor: The Mighty Avenger – Double Rainbow reprints the first two issues of this critically acclaimed series for fans who may have missed them the first time around. Full of action, suspense, drama, romance and intrigue – it’s Thor like you’ve never seen him before!
“If you love Thor, like Thor, or heard the word “Thor” one time, you’re gonna want to give Thor: The Mighty Avenger a shot” exclaims editor, Nate Cosby. “Reading this book is better than ice cream. DOUBLE RAINBOWWWW!!!!!”
Fans and critics agree, Thor: The Mighty Avenger is a must read!
“This comic is quite possibly the best new superhero title of the year and is exactly what any lover of superheroes should be reading.” – Chad Nevett, ComicBookResources.com
“In terms of dream fulfillment, Roger Langridge and Chris Samnee seem to have made a rainbow connection, a terrific pairing of writer and cartoonist on a light, whimsical, and accessible new Thor comic. Thor: The Mighty Avenger offers a refreshing back-to-basics interpretation of the thunder god free from the confines of continuity. It’s only just begun, but it looks to revel in everything weird and wonderful about the character, and by extension, the Marvel universe.” – Paul Montgomery, iFanboy.com
“Roger Landgridge’s writing is perfect for this series. It is fun, fast and self-contained. All you need to know is between the covers. Partner that with Chris Samnee’s art and you’ve got magic.” – Shawn Daughhetee, HeroesOnline.com
“I’m pleased to say they haven’t slacked on the talent in this book and it is a must-read not just for the young ones, but for anyone who is a fan of the character.” – Amanda McDonald, Newsarama.com
Banished from Asgard, Thor must team up with your favorite Marvel heroes, and battle your favorite Marvel villains in order to find his way back home – over the rainbow bridge. It’s the series that has everyone clamoring for more, and with Thor: The Mighty Avenger – Double Rainbow fans have the chance to experience the enchantment from the very beginning.
THOR: THE MIGHTY AVENGER – DOUBLE RAINBOW (JUL108106)
Written by ROGER LANGRIDGE
Pencils & Cover by CHRIS SAMNEE
Rated A …$3.99
FOC – 9/2/10, On Sale – 9/22/10