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Comic Review: Thor: Goddess of Thunder (Volume 1) Written by Jason Aaron and Illustrated by Russell Dauterman

“Thor? Thor’s a woman now? Like the for-real Thor? She ain’t called She-Thor or Lady Thunderstrike or nothing like that?” I never had too much interest in reading Thor. I have read comic series that he has featured in, however the idea of reading a solo Thor comic never appealed to me that much. However, when it was announced that Marvel had a female Thor in the works, I immediately became intrigued and knew I would be picking up at least the first issue. Replacing the original Thor was a hugely risky and controversial move on Jason Aaron’s part, but in my opinion, it’s been a hugely successful choice and well worth the potentional backlash. I really enjoyed reading this volume. I loved the new Thor. While the Frost Giant plot was lacking something, I really loved seeing this new girl kicking major butt, just like the regular old Thor. I also really enjoyed the way we were able to catch a glimpse into her mind by being able to see what she was thinking …