Love? Thunder? Ulik!
Good time to be a Thor fan. With the MCU’s Thor: Love and Thunder scheduled for a May 2022, the House of Ideas has been loading up its release schedule with first-rate Thor collections.
Add another to the mix — Thor Epic Collection: Ulik Unchained, featuring supertalents such as Gerry Conway, John Buscema, Bill Mantlo, Roy Thomas, Sal Buscema, Rich Buckler and more.
Check out the official solicitation, released this week by Marvel:
THOR EPIC COLLECTION: ULIK UNCHAINED TPB
Volume #7 in the Thor Epic Collections
Written by GERRY CONWAY with BILL MANTLO & ROY THOMAS
Penciled by JOHN BUSCEMA with RICK BUCKLER, SAL BUSCEMA, ARVELL JONES & KEITH POLLARD
Cover by RON WILSON
Thor puts the “epic” in Epic Collection, teaming up with Hercules as the two titans battle their way into Pluto’s underworld! Then, Thor joins Sif and Balder as they journey across the cosmos to stop the mysterious Black Stars from destroying the Rigellian homeworld! The unstoppable Destroyer threatens Midgard (A.K.A. Earth!), Galactus’ herald Firelord makes his debut and teams up with Loki and the origin of Ego the Living Planet is revealed—and that’s just for starters! Jane Foster is back! Thor battles the gods of Egypt! And the Absorbing Man joins forces with one of Asgard’s toughest customers: Ulik the Troll! Plus: a rare Hercules solo story! Collecting THOR (1966) #217-241, MARVEL PREMIERE #26 and material from MARVEL TREASURY EDITION #3 and GIANT-SIZE THOR (1975) #1.
A couple thoughts:
— The 512-page softcover lists for $44.99 and is scheduled for a Dec. 22, 2021 release.
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