Articles Posted in the " loki " Category

  • See the Rise of the Trickster in “Loki: Where Mischief Lies”

    It’s difficult being a teenager and trying to figure out where you fit in the universe. It doesn’t get any easier when you’re the son of Odin, King of Asgard, Guardian of the Nine Realms. Loki: Where Mischief Lies is an origin story for Marvel’s favorite second son, where he must decide if he wants to […]



  • Ms. Marvel #12 Review: Loki In Love

    Ms. Marvel #12 was pretty much Valentine’s Day filler, and it would’ve been a very bad excuse to introduce Loki if not for G. Willow Wilson’s entertaining writing style and the humorous art by Takeshi Miyazawa. It’s fun to see heroes sit back and deal with their relationships, rather than go after villains in every issue […]


  • Loki and the Language of Sexual Violence in the MCU

    [Trigger warning: discussion of sexual violence, consent issues, and rape]   All this talk of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World (2013) inspired me to break out my Blu-ray edition of Marvel’s Thor (2011) the other night. By all accounts, it’s my favorite film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) since it taught me to love […]


  • Thor: The Dark World Has Strong Characterization, Lacks Adventure

    Lo, goodly reader. Throughout this article lies spoilers. Verily, proceed with caution.   Thor: The Dark World got a lot of things right and just as many things wrong. Through my almost hysterical giddiness, I saw pacing issues, a two-dimensional villain and a disappointing lack of adventure. Was it unbearable? By no means. 2011’s Thor […]


  • ‘Loki: Agent of Asgard’ Writer Confirms Loki is Bisexual and Genderfluid

    This article contains spoilers for Loki’s current and upcoming storylines, including Journey into Mystery, Young Avengers and Loki: Agent of Asgard. Proceed at your own risk.  Yesterday, the news broke that Marvel supervillain and occasional anti-hero Loki has officially been outed as both bisexual and genderfluid. This riveting piece of information comes directly from Loki’s […]


  • Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 2 Spoiler Post

    It’s almost time for the beginning of Phase Two of Marvel’s epic Cinematic Universe project. Over the past several years, they’ve given us Iron Man, Iron Man 2, The Incredible Hulk, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger, all of which led up to the unbelievable The Avengers. Phase One was a smashing success, and […]